Bamboo flooring is a popular choice for homeowners seeking greener alternatives for their flooring. Bamboo is an eco-friendly choice since it regenerates quickly.

Bamboo has the warmth and beauty of hardwood. Strand woven bamboo is also very tough. The following are other advantages of bamboo as a flooring material.

  • Readily Available: With the move to greener alternatives, bamboo has become a readily available material. Bamboo is an environmentally friendly material.

  • Unique Beauty: Bamboo floors have unique beauty due to natural striations on the material. Additionally, it is a timeless material that will remain attractive for many years to come.

  • Versatile and Stylish: Any chosen flooring material should work well with the interior décor of the home. Bamboo floors are available in different colors, shades, grains, and styles meaning you can find the exact selection of floor to complement a room’s décor.

  • Durability: Bamboo is highly durable and strong making it ideal for high traffic areas in the home. Evidence of the durability of bamboo floors is that manufacturers offer 25-year warranties.

  • Affordability: Bamboo is an affordable choice compared to hardwoods making an ideal choice for people who want a green alternative but on a budget. Bamboo is available in premium lengths and widths which are half the price of similar plank size for traditional hardwoods.

  • Ease of Installation: Bamboo floors are easy to install especially when making use of the floating floor method. Using the recommended installation procedure, homeowners can install a bamboo floor without professional help.

  • Eco-friendly Material: Bamboo is a natural and highly renewable material. Bamboo can regenerate within a period of five years and is harvested by hand without disturbing soil stability.

  • Minimal Maintenance: Bamboo floors require little or no maintenance. Cleaning a bamboo floor can be achieved by sweeping and wiping off. Strand woven bamboo is hardy and requires no refinishing as it can withstand wear.

  • Moisture Resistant: Bamboo floors are ideal for rooms such as the kitchen since it will withstand spillages as long as puddles of water do not stand for more than 20 hours.