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Bamboo Glossary

A B C D E F G H I K M R S T U V W A top “A” Grade Bamboo is bamboo that has been allowed to fully mature before being harvested. The maturing process takes anywhere from five to seven years, but allows the harvested bamboo to . . . Read more

Frequently Asked Questions about Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo Flooring FAQ Is “carbonized” bamboo flooring stained? So carbonized bamboo is softer than natural bamboo? What is the difference between “horizontal” and “vertical” bamboo flooring? Can a bamboo floor be floated? How does bamboo flooring hold up to high humidity? Is strand-woven bamboo the same product as traditional bamboo . . . Read more

Bamboo Flooring DIY Videos

Do it yourself projects can sometimes be a bit of a challenge, especially if you’ve never done them before. Explore our collection of bamboo DIY videos below to help you with installation, or just deciding if DIY is right for your project. Bamboo DIY Videos Why Choose Bamboo Flooring? BuildDirect . . . Read more

Bamboo Flooring Buying Checklist

After deciding on bamboo flooring for a home, it isn’t as simple as running to the nearest provider, grabbing the planks needed, and coming home to install it. In addition to the color, style, and type of bamboo, there are several other considerations to keep in mind before making a . . . Read more

Bamboo Floor Buying Guide

Bamboo flooring offers a remarkable range of colors, patterns, and styles to choose from to fit any décor with an eco-friendly sustainability you can be proud of. When it comes to comparing bamboo flooring’s strengths and weaknesses, the pros far exceed the cons. Read our Bamboo Buying Guide for all . . . Read more

Types of Bamboo Flooring

When trying to decide on the appropriate type of bamboo floors for your home, there’s more to consider than just the pros and cons of bamboo flooring. Learning about the various grain types, installation types, and color and texture types will help with the decision making process. Each grain, color, . . . Read more

How is Bamboo Flooring Made

Bamboo flooring can be a great choice for environmentally conscious consumers. When handled properly, the flooring is sustainable and environmentally friendly. The processing of bamboo leaves little waste while creating an attractive wood floor. While there are some concerns for the chemicals used in treating some plants, choosing high quality . . . Read more