When it comes to quality, availability and price, the best wood for pool decking is Garapa, Jatoba, Masarranduba.
Garapa is a high-density hardwood species native to Brazil. It is beautiful, dense, and durable. Also known as Brazilian Ash Garapa is more cost-effective per square meter than its competitors. It is ideal for use in exterior structures including wooden pool decks.
Jatoba is native to areas including Central America, most of our supply is imported from Brazil. This is one of the hardest exotic hardwood flooring suitable for wooden decking.
Massaranduba is a hardwood native to South America. Also known as Brazilian Redwood, also this is a gorgeous and durable hardwood .