This modern outdoor side table comes with an option of an electropolished stainless steel frame or a powdercoated steel frame as all pieces in the Etra collection. The surface can certified ipe wood or dense, marine-grade polyboard with various color options. Certification of Ipe wood means it is quality, but also harvested under guidelines to help protect the environment. Ipe wood is a very durable and solid dense wood great for outdoor use. The natural oils in the wood make it resistant to rot, insects, sunlight, weather, and splintering - like teak but three times harder! It has a flowing grain design and a rich wood finish which is enhanced by the large planks used in this design. It is beautiful, durable, and adds charm to this collection.