BamStar Bamboo Flooring, a product of ELLIS USA, has been involved in hardwood lumber manufacturing and export business for over 30 years, shipping worldwide from facilities in the USA and Europe. For the past 7 years, BamStar has been manufacturing high quality flooring in Europe and with our partners in China.
The bamboo used for BamStar’s FLOORING is Moso (Phylloystachus Pubescens)or Mao Zhu (“hairy”) Bamboo, grown in selected areas by independent farmers in Zhejiang, Anhui and Fujian Provinces in China. Of the numerous species of bamboo grown worldwide, this is the only speciestable enough to produce BamStar’s bamboo products. The bamboo used by BamStar is harvested at about 5 years of age to ensure mature growth, consistent color and hardness. This is the ideal age for harvesting, with the remaining roots re-growing in order to be re-harvested in a future growth cycle. Since Bamboo is a grass and not a tree, it is classified as a sustainable and renewable resource being environmentally friendly.
BamStar is widely recognized as being one of the leaders in the bamboo flooring industry, offering one of the best (if not THE BEST) qualities of bamboo flooring products, as well as the largest range of bamboo flooring, bamboo panels and veneer, and bamboo accessories (moldings, stair-treads, vents) on the market, all at very competitive prices.
By having our own China operations, we are able to guarantee consistency of production, manufactured with state-of-the-art German and Italian machinery and coating plants, utilizing only European (Scandinavian) glues and German finishes, that all strictly conform to European Union E1 emission standard, and lower, now approaching E0 standards. The glues used are well below OSHA required standards. BamStar’ s Prefinished flooring is coated 9 total coatings, including Aluminum Oxide and an Anti-Scratch topcoat all UV cured to ensure hardness and durability of finish.
BamStar offers direct shipments from our China factory, as well as supply from our large inventory warehoused in the USA.
BamStar is committed to providing the best quality bamboo flooring, bamboo panel products and bamboo house-wares on the market, and will continue to develop new and innovative products.
BamStar is a beautiful floor covering that enhancesany room.
The grain and hue in BamStar is unmatched amongfloor coverings.
Bamboo has a very intricate rooting system allowingthe same plant to regenerate itself and to bere-harvested annually. This makes bamboo one ofthe most renewable and abundant naturalresources on the planet.
Bamboo Flooring offers all the beauty and naturaldistinction of hardwood flooring, with addedstrength and durability.
BamStar Flooring can bring a new look into your home or retail store.
BamStar stains beautifully for a gorgeous finished effect.
With a variety of combinations available, there is sure to be a style that’s just right for your project.
And saving the best for last, BamStar is competitively priced.
BAMBOO IS AN ENVIRONMENTAL CHOICE
Bamboo is the fastest growing plant on earth! Bamboo is considered a grass, rather than a wood, which means that the same tree (pole) can be re-harvested for many years.
Bamboo has a very intricate rooting system allowing the same plant to regenerate itself and to be re-harvested every 5 1/2 - 7 years, and replenished with no impact to the environment.
Bamboo also grows in large amounts and may be selectively harvested annually. This makes bamboo one of the most renewable and abundant natural resources on the planet.
Bamboo provides the best canopy for the greening of degraded lands. Some species of Bamboo grow as much as 4 feet a day.
Bamboo is the fastest growing canopy for the re-greening of degraded lands, and protects the environment and the air we breathe, and its stands release 35% more oxygen than equivalent stands of trees.
Some bamboo even sequester up to 12 tons of carbon dioxide from the air per hectare. Bamboo can also lower light intensity and protects against ultraviolet rays.
GREEN BY NATURE
BamStar is the right choice whether you’re a Contractor, Distributor, Designer, or a Retail Store. Give your customers the unique look they desire with the high quality they deserve. Your satisfaction is our highest concern. We will work with you to customize orders to fit your specific needs.
Bamboo Presents a Classy Look
Get all the beauty of a traditional wood floor with the surface strength and exotic elegance of Bamboo. BamStar Flooring can bring a new look into your home, office or retail store. Perfect for restaurants, schools, gymnasiums, environmentally friendly businesses, hotels and resorts. After installation, unfinished BamStar Flooring can be stained or painted to match practically any décor. Upon request, BamStar can also offer different color stains prior to installation. BamStar flooring is also available in a gloss finish to give your floor a shiny sleek look. With a variety of combinations available, there is sure to be a style that’s just right for your project.
Bamboo is an Environmental Choice
Did you know that Bamboo is the fastest growing tree! Bamboo is actually considered a grass, rather than a wood, which means that the same tree can be re-harvested for many years. Bamboo has a very intricate rooting system allowing the same plant to regenerate itself and to be re-harvested every 3-5 years. Bamboo also grows in large amounts and may be selectively harvested annually. This makes bamboo one of the most renewable and abundant natural resources on the planet.
Bamboo is Easy to Maintain
BamStar Flooring is easy to maintain. It requires less maintenance than conventional wood floors. Cleaning requires only a damp mop and there is no need to wax. UV and Aluminum Oxide Coatings help to protect the flooring, ensuring the beauty of the floor for years to come.