Can Bamboo Darken Over Time?
Can bamboo darken over time?
Yes, bamboo is similar to most wood floors in that it can darken or lighten over time due to UV sunlight or high heat exposure. At this time, there are no known values set for this normal color change or "Patina" process.
Actually, this condition is a feature or characteristic that adds to the exotic nature of hardwoods. During the installation avoid shade grouping. It is recommended to pull product from several boxes. Any one board objectionable in color or shade should simply not be installed.
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