What Is Parawood
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What is Parawood? Parawood is a hardwood tree that originated from South America, Brazil, and is believed to have been introduced in Asia in the year 1877.The hardwood tree is largely grown in Malaysian plantations.
The wood, though having quite vast uses, is commonly and famously known in the furniture industry where it has been widely used.It is highly attributed to the low end furniture in the unfinished furniture industry.
Make 16,000 woodworking projects with detailed step-by-step plans.even if you don't have a large workshop or expensive tools! Click here to learn more.It has a variety of names and most cases is referred to as the parawood and in addition it has names such as; haveawood, pacewood, plantation hardwood.
Scientifically it is referred to as Hevea brasiliansis.The parawood tree produces latex which has quite a variety of uses such making paints and thus only harvested in cases when the latex has dried up.
At this point its considered to have ended its useful life cycle.Appearance & Color The hardwood tree is often white and maple like in color but it has some color changes during its growth.It develops a slightly light brown color which others consider blonde with some brown streaks.