Benefits of Bamboo Flooring

Learn about the different characteristics that make bamboo a great flooring option!

Bamboo Flooring

If you have been looking for a type of flooring that can provide an appealing aesthetic to your home or business, you might want to consider bamboo flooring. Floors constructed from bamboo offer a number of benefits for anyone wanting to upgrade their flooring.

Environmentally Sound

Bamboo flooring is one of the more affordable and eco-friendly investments you can make to enhance your home or business. Bamboo is a sustainable flooring material as it grows in abundance and very quickly, allowing it to be re-harvested after only seven years. There is also very little waste during the manufacturing process of the flooring.


Bamboo flooring is just as durable as many kinds of hardwood flooring, which is why many manufacturers of bamboo flooring provide extensive warranties. Un-carbonized bamboo in particular is as durable and hard as red oak. With the correct installation and proper maintenance, you will not have to replace or refinish your floors as often as you would with other floors. You can confidently install bamboo floors in rooms that receive high foot traffic without worrying about excessive wear and tear for years.


Bamboo flooring is available in a wide variety of styles that can suit almost any room in your home, including living rooms, bedrooms, libraries or dens. You can pick your choice of colors, designs and finishes. No matter what type of décor or furnishings you have in your home or business, you will be able to find a style of bamboo flooring with the right kind of aesthetic that can be a complement to your interior design style.

Affordable Alternative to Wood

If you are looking for an affordable alternative to wood flooring, you can choose bamboo flooring. It provides many of the same benefits of wood flooring, such as allowing you to achieve the same high quality look, but at a lower price.

Easy to Maintain

Bamboo does not require a lot of maintenance once it has been correctly installed. To remove dust and small particles of debris, you will only need to vacuum or sweep the flooring on a regular basis. For a slightly deeper cleaning, you can use a damp mop or a cleanser specifically made for hardwood or bamboo floors. If the bamboo floors become scratched or marred over time, the surface of the flooring can be sanded down and refinished with new coats of finish.

To learn more about bamboo and cork flooring, contact Carpet One Floor & Home in Columbia, MO.


For questions on our bamboo flooring products, please feel free to contact us at 573-303-5680 or stop in our store!