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About Sapele Hardwood Timber

At Harlow, we provide a comprehensive range of Sapele hardwood timber to choose from. Sapele has a distinct red hue that provides a unique aesthetic different from other kinds of hardwood.

For decades, Sapele has been used for indoor projects, joinery, furniture, and more. We offer a diverse range of sizing for you to buy, as well as options for machine-engineered specifications. Just get in touch with us to discuss your requirements further.

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Purchase Sapele Hardwood Timber Online Or In-Store Now

If you’re on the lookout for premium-quality Sapele timber, then you’re in the right place. Our sizing ranges from as thin as 25mm to thicker 76mm options. No matter your requirements, we have something for you.

Looking for oak hardwood? See our available options here. We offer in-store pickup at your local branch, as well as swift delivery services straight to your curbside. For any additional information about our product or delivery services, get in touch.



Is Sapele wood waterproof?

No, despite Sapele wood having a natural resistance to water and moisture, it is not entirely waterproof. It can withstand occasional exposure to moisture but is not suitable for constant submersion or outdoor use without appropriate finishes or treatments.


Can you varnish Sapele?

Yes, Sapele wood can be varnished. It accepts varnish and other finishes well, enhancing its appearance and providing protection. Proper preparation and application of varnish can help bring out the rich colour and grain pattern of Sapele.


What are the advantages of Sapele wood?

Sapele wood offers several advantages, including its attractive reddish-brown colour, fine grain pattern, and durability. It is often chosen for applications where both aesthetics and strength are important, such as furniture, cabinetry, and musical instruments. Additionally, Sapele is relatively easy to work with and finishes beautifully.