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is carbonized just stained bamboo?
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ecogirl
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Posted: September 23, 2008 11:16 PM

I am shopping for bamboo flooring but am confused on the difference between carbonized bamboo and natural bamboo. Is carbonized just stained?
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Posted: September 24, 2008 3:42 PM

RE: is carbonized just stained bamboo?
No, not stained, but boiled or kiln dried giving it a darker color also making it 30% softer.
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Posted: December 23, 2008 2:48 AM

RE: is carbonized just stained bamboo?
Oh, good to know.  Thanks for the info.
~ amanda
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Posted: December 28, 2008 11:44 PM

RE: is carbonized just stained bamboo?
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