Tap to Read ➤
Different Types of Plywood
Sep 30, 2020
This type is typically used for exterior frame sheathing, roof sheathing, and sub-flooring.
Hardwoods are best for things like furniture, packing cases, sporting equipment, musical instruments.
Aircraft plywood is the highest-grade, the most durable type of ply, and it can also resist heat and moisture, used in airplanes, boats.
Tropical plywood is superior plywood due to its density, strength, evenness of layers, and high quality.
Decorative plywood is made of hardwood, used for interior design purposes.
Flexible plywood is a single layered ply, produced for making curved designs.
This type of plywood is one high-graded plywood in the market. It used mostly for outdoor furniture and decorative pieces.
Exterior wood is mainly used to provide a strong, sturdy frame for years to come.
Lumber core plywood is made with layers of hardwood and softwood.
This is a stronger and more durable than traditional plywood, used in indoor decoration.
You can use structural woods on the inside or outside of a building.
Other Plywood Types
Other types of plywoods include fire-retardant, moisture-resistant, sign-grade, and pressure-treated, used for furniture.