Why Bamboo is Perfect for Furniture
Bamboo is incredibly strong and durable, making it perfect for furniture that needs to withstand constant use. It's actually stronger than most types of wood, making it an excellent choice for outdoor furniture that needs to stand up to harsh weather conditions.
Bamboo has been gaining popularity in recent years as a sustainable and eco-friendly resource. Not only is it aesthetically pleasing, but it also offers numerous benefits that make it a great choice for both indoor and outdoor furniture.
Benefits of Bamboo
The benefits of bamboo furniture go beyond just its strength. Unlike traditional hardwoods used in furniture-making, bamboo is a fast-growing grass that can be harvested in just a few years. This means that it's a more sustainable choice compared to hardwoods, which can take several decades to mature.
Furthermore, bamboo is a renewable resource that doesn't require replanting. Once it's cut down, new shoots grow back in its place, making it an incredibly eco-friendly choice for furniture. This means that furniture made from bamboo has a much smaller carbon footprint compared to furniture made from other materials.
Another great benefit of bamboo furniture is that it's incredibly lightweight, making it easy to move around and rearrange. This is especially useful for outdoor furniture, where you may need to move pieces around depending on the weather or your outdoor activities.
Bamboo furniture also has a unique and natural aesthetic that can add a touch of warmth and style to any room or outdoor space. It has a beautiful grain pattern that can range from light to dark, and its natural color can complement a variety of different decor styles.
Caring for Your Bamboo Furniture
We recommend applying a light coat of our Wood Oil at the beginning of each season to keep your bamboo furniture looking beautiful. You can read more about our furniture maintenance advice here.
Browse Our Bamboo Furniture
Many of our outdoor tables and chairs feature bamboo in the table tops and arm rests, providing a beautiful and gentle surface for lounging and dining. All are available directly from our Tauranga showroom in Tauriko or through one of our fabulous stockists nationwide.