Cypress Pine Posts

Cypress pine is commonly found in Australia with several natural properties making it a favourite for homeowners all over. It has a light yellow to brownish-red colour. Cypress pine posts are durable softwood with great terminate-resistant properties. The most common uses of cypress posts include gate posts, fence posts, pergolas and gazebos.

 

Aesthetics

 

Cypress has a reddish-brown colour that weathers to a beautiful silver-grey over time. Cypress posts have emerged as a popular choice for projects where visual appearance matters. They can be stained to achieve the desired look. Whether you are crafting a traditional rustic fence or a modern deck, cypress seamlessly allows you to integrate with various design styles.

 

Durability

 

Cypress fence posts have resistance to rot, decay and insect infestation. The natural oils keep cypress fence posts from deterrents and make them last long for decades. Cypress posts are naturally resistant to termites, carpenter ants, and other wood-boring insects providing long-term structural integrity. Compared to other wood varieties, cypress posts eliminate the need to use chemical treatments, making cypress an eco-friendly choice.

 

Stability

 

Cypress post provides a good structural strength and can support weight loads. These features make them suitable for various applications like decks, fences, piers, gazebos, etc. Cypress are less prone to warping and shrinking compared to other woods. This is due to its relatively low moisture content and tight grain structure.

 

Sustainability

 

Cypress trees are fast-growing and this speciality makes them more sustainable than others. Additionally, the long lifespan of cypress posts minimises waste generation.

 

Workability

 

Cypress provides greater design flexibility and efficient construction, especially for intricate projects. Compared to several other timber species, cypress pine posts have a lower tendency to split making it a favourite for homeowners and designers.

 

Cypress timber posts come in lots of sizes: 90 x 90mm, 100 x 100mm, 115 x 115mm, 125 x 125mm, 150 x 150mm, 200 x 200mm and much more. Lengths can reach up to 6mtrs.