Bamboo flooring is both trendy and eco-friendly. Test your knowledge on bamboo flooring with this bamboo flooring quiz at HowStuffWorks.
How long does it take for a cut bamboo stalk to grow back to its mature height?
- 2-4 years
- 3.5-7 years
- 10-15 years
Bamboo is a type of what?
- Fir tree
- Deciduous tree
Which of the following is not a type of bamboo flooring?
- Natural bamboo
- Carbonized bamboo
- Sanded bamboo
Carbonizing bamboo decreases the floor's strength by what percent?
- 8-10 percent
- 20-25 percent
- 50 percent
In horizontal bamboo construction, how many strips of bamboo are typically used in each board?
In vertical bamboo construction, how many strips of bamboo are typically used in each board?
Which type of bamboo flooring construction is the most environmentally friendly?
How many different varieties of bamboo are known to exist?
Which of the following should not be used to install bamboo flooring?
Which of the following is not bad for bamboo flooring?
- Direct sunlight
- Dry air