Floating Bamboo Flooring Problems. A floor looks beautiful for a while and suddenly develops wide gaps at plank ends sides along walls or at doorways. Shrinking floating floor has been a common floating floor concerns in recent years.
As with hardwood floors bamboo flooring problems only occur through lack of knowledge. In spite of the fact that the bamboo is considered as strong and durable material it can be cracked from excessively strong pressure. Sensitive to Humidity Even if there are no threats of splashed and puddled water humidity can still cause problems for bamboo flooring.
As a flooring material bamboo has many of the same benefits and drawbacks of hardwood flooring Like wood flooring bamboo is an attractive natural material that generally adds real estate value to a home.
One of the most common problems experienced by homeowners is related to their solid floating floors shrinking when the humidity drops. Step by step of how we fixed the problems. Water damage can cause the bamboo to warp distort and become discoloured. But like wood bamboo can be scratched and it is prone to cracking in conditions where humidity levels swing dramatically.