Malaysian dark red Meranti is an attractive hardwood, with the colour varying from pale pink/white to dark red/purple. Due to its colouring, meranti is often used as a ‘false mahogany’ for products such as windows, conservatories and doors.
Meranti is one of the cheaper generic hardwoods, but it still offers the quality, strength and luxurious appearance of hardwood.
Meranti is an excellent material to work with: it is generally easy to machine; has good nailing and gluing properties, and takes finishes well. We supply Meranti in the following square dressed sized but stock many profiled sectional also: