Does bamboo flooring come in wide plank?
Bamboo Wide Plank Flooring brings elegance and sophistication to any interior. Cali Bamboo’s World’s Hardest Floors™ feature twice the density of any other hardwood on the market. Each wide plank board is 30-60% wider and more than 6′ long, creating a clean, modern look that takes one-third of the time to install.
Is strand bamboo flooring good?
Strand woven bamboo flooring is roughly three times more durable than conventional horizontal or vertical bamboo flooring, making it an excellent floor covering for high impact areas. If you have young children or large pets, strand woven bamboo flooring might be the highly durable material that you need.
Can strand woven bamboo flooring be refinished?
An Overview of the Refinishing Process Yes, Virginia, you can refinish bamboo floors. Refinishing bamboo floors involves sanding down the existing finish (and stain, if it exists) and applying a new polyurethane clear coat on top. Solid strand woven floors of 9/16th thickness can typically be refinished 2-4 times.
Is Strand woven bamboo waterproof?
Although bamboo floors like those manufactured by Ambient™ are highly water-resistant and have spill protection for upwards of 24 hours, they aren’t truly 100% waterproof as long as they consist of a natural and hygroscopic material. Solid strand woven bamboo flooring is the susceptible to moisture.
Which type of bamboo flooring is best?
Strand woven bamboo flooring
Strand woven bamboo flooring is by far the best type of bamboo for any kitchen. Due to its robust nature, it can withstand changes in temperature, humidity and moisture, which are to be expected in a kitchen. You will also notice that it is stronger and more durable than solid bamboo.
How do you clean woven strand bamboo flooring?
Clean away any spills, accidents or dirt as soon as you notice it.
- Sweep and/or dust your floor using a soft bristle brush on a regular basis to remove dust, dirt and pet hair.
- Clean your bamboo floor using a microfiber mop and PH neutral wood floor cleaner on a weekly basis.
Can you use Swiffer WetJet on bamboo floors?
Can I use Swiffer WetJet on bamboo floors? Most floor manufacturers recommend using a bamboo-specific cleaner on bamboo floors. While the Swiffer WetJet may not damage the floors, it may leave an unsightly film or brush marks on the floor.
Can you use Murphy’s Oil soap on bamboo floors?
Can I use Murphy oil soap on bamboo floors. Murphy oil soap is made from vegetable oil. Oil cleaner soaps are not recommended for cleaning bamboo or any wood floor. The use of these solutions will leave you with a cloudy haze on your floor that will eventually streak.
Does bamboo keep bugs away?
Bamboo is also known to attract insects such as mosquitoes, which lay their eggs in the water which collects inside the stalks. By controlling the spread of bamboo, the diseases that are spread by these insects can also be controlled.
What is Strand woven bamboo flooring?
Strand woven bamboo floors are made by heating long strips of bamboo, which are pulled apart into strands, woven together and then compressed under extreme pressure and heat. This manufacturing technique produces flooring that is extremely dense – much harder than traditional hardwoods and “classic” bamboo floors (vertical/horizontal/solid).
How do you look after strand woven bamboo flooring?
Like any type of bamboo flooring, strand woven bamboo is extremely easy to look after. You can keep it looking at its best by simply sweeping with a soft brush and then cleaning with a PH neutral floor cleaning spray and mop.
Can I lock the planks of my bamboo flooring together?
If your strand woven bamboo has a click fitting system, you can simply click and lock the planks of flooring together. For more advice and guidance about fitting your bamboo floor, please read our Bamboo Floor Installation Guide.
What is bamboo flooring?
Bamboo flooring imbues your living space with a depth and richness generally associated with highly expensive, vibrant, and richly patterned hardwood. With the right surface treatment, this chameleon-like material can also adopt the look of walnut, oak, or pine flooring.