IPE is a fantastic choice for a hardwood flooring option and can outlive your 30 year mortgage, proving to be not just an aesthetic sound choice but also a great investment. One of the hardest hardwoods in the market, Ipe has rich dark brown tones . Click the button below and we will send you a free quote. Or visit our Installation Tips page . For technical information on Ipe see this page, or the Ipe page for more general info.