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Are bamboo Benchtops durable?
Last Updated: 16th April, 2020
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Just so, are bamboo Benchtops good?
Bamboo benchtops Bamboo is an eco-friendly and less expensive benchtop material that can suit any style kitchen from country to contemporary. They're often sealed with oil (which will need to be regularly reapplied) or with polyurethane (which is more resistant to staining).
Secondly, what is the best timber for kitchen benchtops? Spotted gum has a warm, brown colour and is a durable timber. Jarrah's rich red colouring has made it a favourite benchtop material.
Some of the most popular native benchtop timbers include:
- Tasmanian oak.
- Victorian ash.
- Spotted gum.
Secondly, what is the most durable kitchen benchtop?
The five most popular bench top materials and what you need to know about them
- Stone – natural and engineered. For many, natural stone is the holy grail of kitchen materials.
- Postformed bench top (covered in laminate)
Are laminate benchtops good?
Laminate benchtops. They are made out of laminate materials such as MDF board, ply or chipboard and can replicate the look of natural materials such as wood grain, granite and even marble. Laminate benchtops are water-resistant, but they are prone to scratching and denting and can be damaged by extreme heat.