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Sapele Solid Wood Shelves

Build your own bespoke shelving with these solid wood sapele shelves planed all round and smooth square edged. They are available in a range of sizes and are great for making your own shelving solutions especially if you like a specific type of authentic solid hardwood. Great for book shelves and window boards for interior joinery and renovation. They are kiln dried and ready to install in your house. All you need is the brackets or battens. Our shelves are planed square edged finished smooth and great for painting, oiling and staining.

West African sapele timber

Timbersource supplies sapele in a variety of different thicknesses widths and lengths Our sapele is kiln dried and is kept in a temperature controlled warehouse. sapele is a very stable, strong and lightweight timber durable for indoor use. Sapele is can be used for interior woodwork where there is moisture like window frames, window boards and bathroom furniture. It is also externally rated and ideal for use outdoors.

Is Sapele a strong timber?

Sapele is very strong and has a tight straight interlocking grain. It can be used for structural purposes and also good for engineering components.

What is Sapele used for?

Due to sapele's natural oil content and resiliance to moisture it is ideal for use outdoors. This combined with its fine grain texture makes it ideal for painted outdoor joinery for instance conservatories, garage doors, front doors and windows but it is also used extensively for pergolas, cladding and decking.

Can I paint Sapele?

Sapele has a fine grain texture and is very plain in grain pattern with no knots and very little character. This makes sapele ideal for painting and paint preparation is very minimal provided you use a good undercoat. 

Timbersource are a leading online timber merchant in the UK, supplying sapele timber to the joinery, carpentry, construction and building trade at competitive prices. To Contact Us click HERE.

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