Asked by: Jianan Hatskevich
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What are the different types of bamboo flooring?

The 5 main types of bamboo flooring are: solid strand bamboo, solid strand "floating" bamboo, tongue and groove engineered bamboo, click-lock engineered bamboo, and solid horizontal and vertical bamboo.

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Similarly, you may ask, which type of bamboo flooring is best?

Horizontal and vertical bamboo flooring are both durable and comparable to the strength of Oak flooring. Strand woven bamboo is considerably stronger and has been tested to be over twice as hard as Oak flooring. All types of bamboo flooring are eco-friendly.

Also, what is solid bamboo flooring? Solid bamboo flooring is made from strips of bamboo that have been dried and glued together either horizontally or vertically and then compressed to form a plank of flooring. This form of construction means that the boards of flooring are extremely stable making it a universal product that is durable and versatile.

Also asked, what is the quality of bamboo flooring?

Generally less expensive than a common hardwood by about $1 per square foot, and even cheaper in comparison with an exotic species. Extremely durable, a quality bamboo floor can last decades with care and minimal exposure to grit, high heels, and pets' nails.

What are the advantages of bamboo flooring?

One of the biggest benefits of bamboo is its ability to regenerate so quickly, and another is the extreme toughness of strand woven bamboo. Its eco-friendliness is because bamboo is a grass and not hardwood. The bamboo plant can regenerate in as little as 5 years.

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