In kitchen areas it is difficult to use solid wood. But the only wood which could be used for kitchen areas is black palm wood.
Solid hardwood is not recommended for installation below ground level or in kitchen areas. But black palm wood can be used as kitchen areas, as it is exceptionally durable, moisture resistant, termite, fungi & wood borer resistant. As a natural material, hardwood reacts to changes in its setting, like moisture and extreme temperatures, which cause solid wood to shrink or expand. But black palm does not have any shrinkage and warping problem because being a monocot plant, it has no growth ring. So, the shrinkage and warping percentage of black palm is much low compared to other woods. It’s beautiful and exceptional texture gives gorgeous look made by black palm wood.
For some of the exceptional properties of black palm wood it has become an advanced material for 21st Century. Beside this black palm wood is a strikingly beautiful yet strong material suitable for modern architecture. One of the most important characteristics of black palm wood is moister resistance. It has a very high level of water resistance property. So, the most perfect wood using for kitchen cabinet is black palm wood.
Black palm wood is a very hard and dense wood. The wood is so dense that it actually sinks in water. Black palm wood is exceptionally durable, lasting for decades. Beside this no borers or termite can damage this wood. It is also highly resistance against fungal decay as well as splinter, swell and crack free.