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Down is Up - Bamboo Flooring for Wall Treatments

Down is Up – Bamboo Flooring for Wall Treatments

In the last year we have seen our strand bamboo panels used as wall treatments on diy Network’s House Crashers – Kitchen Blow Up and Bathtastic – Mod Makeover. Having seen our flooring products used as wall treatments  so many times over the years we thought it was time for us to do one of...
Bamboo for High Yield in Cabinetry and Furniture Construction

Bamboo for High Yield in Cabinetry and Furniture Construction

One of the most important considerations when building fine cabinetry or furniture is the layout of the grain in the material being used. After the material has been sorted for color it is then best practice to lay out these parts on the sheets of veneer or plywood that is being used for the job....
Rescue Renovation - Synergy

Rescue Renovation – Synergy

DIY Network’s Rescue Renovation installs Teragren’s Synergy® Java wide-plank flooring as a decorative border around slate tiles in the loft of Ken Walker’s house. Ken built his house ten years ago to his own specifications. Now his girlfriend, Michelle, is ready to move in but the house is not designed for two people to live in. This...
Understanding Bamboo Grains

Understanding Bamboo Grains

With bamboo becoming the go-to material for sustainable design there can still be a great deal of confusion in understanding all of the terminology used to describe grains and colors. Unlike the hardwood industry there are no defined rules for grading and naming bamboo. Though there are many disparities in the many manufacturing processes being...
Kitchen Blow-Up

Kitchen Blow-Up

DIY Network’s House Crashers features Teragren’s 3/4″ Strand Java panels in Episode 405, “Kitchen Blow-Up”. Josh Temple visits a young couple that has done the best they can to create their dream kitchen, but the end result doesn’t quite live up to their vision. Lucky for them, they’re about to get crashed. The kitchen is getting kicked...