The bamboo flooring is well recognized, reliable and stable flooring with an amazing look. This frequency occurred due to the fact that such type of flooring is made of safe and natural material, which is very similar in its qualities to timber flooring Strand woven bamboo flooring is a very durable material with the highest Janka Hardness Rating.
However, controversy exists over agricultural and manufacturing issues related to the production of bamboo floors, including the environmental effects of deforestation in order to plant bamboo and the use of carcinogenic chemicals such as formaldehyde in the glues used for lamination in some products.
Every situation is different, but in order to remain in compliance with the manufacturer’s warranty, it is the installer’s responsibility to accurately check the material upon delivery and to measure and document the site conditions and materials before, during and after installation.
Embelton bamboo uses, strandwoven manufacturing technique which gives their floors high density, hardness and stylish appearance and is pre-finished with 10 layers of world leading Klumpp Coatings, with an additional 2 coatings of stained colours, for 12 coats in total, which makes their floors scratch resistant.
To obtain updated information, it’s best to contact your bamboo manufacturer, who may be able to provide you with updated meter instructions that will help you calibrate your meter and collect accurate readings with the materials you are working with.