Bamboo is popular in construction markets in Toronto. Bamboo flooring is widely used for condos, houses and some commercial spaces. It is similar to regular hardwood flooring. However, it also has some benefits that make it one of the popular options for flooring and decorations. Bamboo known as grass and take up to 5-7 years to mature and harvested in part of Asia as a wild growing plant so, does not need extensive farming methods. This reason makes bamboo more affordable to compare with other hard wood flooring materials. Here to have a better view of Bamboo flooring, durability, beauty and easy maintenance are most important characteristics that it should come to concern.
Bamboo flooring is durable in spaces with high traffic. It is known as a pet and kids friendly option. Recommended, adding felt pads to furniture and take reasonable care will keep your bamboo looking great. Bamboo like most of other hard wood materials, get damage and scratched by sharp and fallen object but for the case of the thicker bamboo planks, refinishing the surface can bring a new floor to the space. For the areas with the risk of moisture or water leak such as kitchen or basement, bamboo flooring is not recommended. But on the other hand is highly weather-resistant material.
Bamboo flooring is popular for modern style decoration. Reliable and durable for commercial space brought this material to attentions of decorators and space designers. Natural bamboo is light golden in color, but it can be stained to many colors and shades. and there are huge variety available in market in Toronto.
Bamboo floors is an easily maintenance option. A simple sweeping, vacuuming and wet mop regularly can clean it from dust and particle debris that stuck in the gaps between planks. Here in Petra Renovation, we are always ready to answer to technical questions. And help to choose bamboo for your floors and maintaining them properly.