The choice of bamboo flooring, is rapidly gaining popularity for both commercial and home use, especially in Europe. Stronger and denser than many hardwood floors, it is highly resistant to moisture and is very durable. Discovered as a brilliant alternative to traditional hardwood flooring products, Bamboo is also very cost-effective, simple to install and easy to maintain.
Not so generally known as a flooring material, bamboo has some great qualities that lend itself for such a purpose. Bamboo is a common herb that can grow to very large diameter (45 - 60 cm) and can reach 100 feet in height. During the manufacturing process the Bamboo stems are flattened, before being laminated together with very strong adhesive under high pressure, this process produces a very high quality hardwearing floor.