TEAK WOOD : Teak timber is particularly valued for its durability and water resistance, and is used for boat building, exterior construction, veneer, furniture, carving. Burma teak is known as the highest quality teak timber. Teak is a yellowish brown timber with good grain and texture. It becomes darker with getting older. Teak is often an effective material for the construction of both indoor and outdoor furniture. Teak is used extensively in India to make doors and window frames, furniture, and columns and beams in old type houses. It is very resistant to termite attacks. Mature teak fetches a very good price.