What wood is better than plywood?

What wood(type) is better than plywood?

What wood is STRONGER, more durable and has better overall qualities than plywood, PREFERABLE a kind of wood that isn't that much more expansive.

So also please inform me of general prices per square METERS (or cm or mm), not inches. And if you can in euros, also posting the general price for plywood near you would be appreciated as well.

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Lumber Liquidators is advertising online at $0.69/sq. ft. You should be able to run a quick calculation to get metric.

As for woods, teak is nice for things like fireplace mats, but you'll find it's much more expensive than plywood. Another option for inexpensive wood would be particle board. Both are a pressed aggregate but they are the least expensive.

If you're gonna burn, burn bright!

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