African

Overview

At LDT, we source and supply a number of quality hardwoods from across the globe. Our timber experts always select the finest materials from our worldwide suppliers and our African hardwoods are of no exception.
With a highly durable structure, our range of African timbers offers the perfect choice for many commercial and residential projects. Each individual product we supply comes with its own host of benefits ranging from effective water-resistance to an easily paintable surface. All of our African timbers are kiln-dried to ensure a uniform finish and to allow for immediate use on site, including painting and sealing.

The dark tones of Wenge have proven very popular for prestigious flooring and cabinetry projects while its extreme durability ensures it will last for years to come. Alternatively, Cedar provides an easily workable wood, perfect for intricate projects such as cigar boxes and organ sound boards. Cedar’s lighter finish provides are very aesthetically pleasing timber also suitable for high-end boat-making.

All of our timbers, including the range of African hardwoods are sourced responsibly from independently certified traders where possible. Organisations such as the Forest Stewardship Council® and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification help us to ensure our suppliers are working sustainably so you can be sure our products are some of the best around.

Find out more information on each African hardwood species we supply including technical specification, suitable uses and available sizes by clicking through the options below.
For further enquiries, get in touch with the team today who will be happy to assist.