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What is Engineered Bamboo Flooring?

A very similar product to engineered hardwood flooring, engineered bamboo floors are made up of a bamboo top layer laminated to multiple layers of fiberboard. All layers are then bound to a backing layer. This type of flooring is suitable for homeowners looking for versatility and functionality when it comes to . . . Read more

Bamboo Flooring Dos and Don’ts

Beautiful, long-lasting, and environmentally sustainable, bamboo flooring can enliven interior spaces with its unique attractiveness and practicality. Along with being aesthetically appealing, bamboo flooring is durable and easy to maintain. As with any flooring decision, there are some things to consider when shopping for a bamboo floor. Here are some . . . Read more

How to Install A Bamboo Floor

Replacing old flooring with new bamboo is an excellent way to brighten your space with an eco-friendly material. Also unlike most types of wood, bamboo flooring is in plentiful supply and simple to replenish. However, if you’ve never purchased or installed this material before, you may have a few questions. . . . Read more

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