Most people are familiar with the tropical look and rustic furniture made of bamboo. There are literally hundreds of manufacturers of everything from furniture to coffee tables sofas with luxurious beds covered by this method of making furniture. Even if you grew up with this style or this is what most used to seeing in stores that were there with new bamboo furniture, bamboo furniture fire ready to enter the market. Here are some basics about the beautiful bamboo furniture.
Color: Bamboo furniture is available in three colors. The shadow said natural bamboo color is similar to light maple. It is the color of bamboo, which was in a cabinet without the use of techniques done to change their natural appearance. The shadow is another carbonized bamboo. carbonized bamboo is the result of a steamer, which shows a dark shadow in the trunk. The carbonization process creates two main colors, caramel and coffee. The natural sugar in the bamboo to caramelize in the heat, such as heating to provide the caramelized sugar on the stove to a substance. The more heat and pressure produces a darker color.
Composition: The quality furniture is cut thin, solid bamboo (bamboo is a grass not a tree in a bar, not a root) are small and narrow strips on the ground nodes and the bands are removed with a bath boil all insects matter. They went into the process of carbonization. Then dried in the oven for several days. The strips should be considered in thin slices ready to be glued. Then combine to produce large sheets and attached tables. Then the plates were placed on the creation of a heat and pressure in a link that makes the strongest bamboo and wood. After the face is used, the end result or bamboo plywood bamboo plates are vertical grain.
Durability / Cost: Moso bamboo is the way to the best use for the production of bamboo furniture well. The hardness of bamboo is what is really amazing about this piece. Bamboo is harder and more durable than oak. Since the process includes bamboo a little more expensive. But it will cost less than most comparable furniture made from hardwoods such as oak, maple and cherry.
Another reason customers are drawn to bamboo is its well deserved reputation as a green material, the environment. Bamboo grows quickly and can be harvested more frequently than trees. Therefore, need not be replanted after each harvest, send new shoots. In other words, bamboo plantations still get the same position of bamboo a few years (it’s like mowing grass) without damaging the plant. Once you cut an oak tree, but it’s gone forever. The purchase of fine bamboo furniture that you are one of the most strongest, most durable and beautiful furniture I’ve had. And you also furniture, invest in good conscience to enjoy in the coming years.
Source: Disney Homes Vacations