Genuine Mahogany, the premium wood for fine furniture and stair parts. Genuine Mahogany has been prized throughout the years by woodworkers for its beauty and workability. Mahogany is very easy to shape, turn, glue, sand and finish. Mahogany will polish to a high luster with ease. Mahogany has become difficult to procure in recent years as harvesting has become selective and protected in most of South America. All of the Mahogany used by Stair Supplies has been harvested legally. Mahogany is medium in color and darkens with age. Mahogany is exceptionally strong in comparison to its weight.