Brief OverviewHow Long Do Bamboo Floors Last?
Bamboo floors are environment-friendly and water resistant. Bamboo floors are made up of hard material as compared to other hardwoods. The average lifespan of bamboo floors is from 20 to 25 years. If the bamboo floors are maintained and cared properly, these floors can last for up to 50 years.Do Bamboo Floors Scratch Easily?
The bamboo floors get easily scratched due to regular use. The dust particles on the floor surface cause a scratch on it.
Steps To Refinish Bamboo Hardwood Floors
To refinish the bamboo hardwood floors the customer needs to purchase the tools like Clark edger, scraper, 36 grit, and 80 grit sandpaper. The steps are mentioned below to perform the refinishing of bamboo floors:
- Remove Existing Finish: The first step is to take off the existing finish. Move Clark edger diagonally on the floor surface and use 36-grit sandpaper to remove the existing finish from the floor surface. Then use 36-grit sandpaper in a straight direction to sand the floor surface.
- Smooth The Edges: Take 80 grit sandpaper and move it in the straight direction on the floor surface. Use a scraper to make the edges smooth.
- Apply Finish: After completely smoothing the floor surface the customer can apply finish on the floor like oil based polyurethane.
- Allow It To Dry: Then wait until the floor dries completely.