Why Choose Bamboo Furniture?

In this time of social responsibility one question that we get asked when people see our selection of Bamboo furniture is “Why should we choose Bamboo Furniture?”

ScanDesigns Azara Bed

Environmental Concerns

Bamboo is an environmentally friendly and renewable resource that comes from sustainable and quickly growing forests. Bamboo grows 10 times faster than most hardwoods making it a great alternative to traditional wood furniture.

Bamboo FurnitureDurability

Bamboo Furniture stands up in everyday use much better than traditional hardwood furniture. For families with children this feature will ensure that your furniture will remain beautiful for longer.

Swelling & Shrinking

Due to the nature of Bamboo Furniture it does not shrink or swell due to changes in humidity. For this reason bamboo furniture with be used outside as well as inside.


Traditional hardwood from trees have a weakness, they do not grow as straight as Bamboo. With how straight Bamboo grows it features a strength that would make it stronger than most furniture in your home.

Bamboo FurnitureSelection

The many varieties of Bamboo offer such a wide selection of colors and textures that designers are now using this material in innovative designs. Bamboo is being used for chairs, beds, stools and even flooring.


With these reasons you can be assured that while choosing Bamboo Furniture is an environmentally conscious choice, it definitely is not the only one.

About ScanDesigns

Since 1976, ScanDesigns has been furnishing homes with modern contemporary style furniture. We provide stylish, contemporary and high quality furniture at great prices. As an one-stop furniture store, we pride ourselves on having all the furniture you would need for you Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom and Office.

When you come to ScanDesigns furniture  you still get great service  which makes the shopping experience unique and that you only receive from a family owned and operated business.

With 6 locations in Coquitlam, Richmond, Langley, Victoria, Nanaimo as well as Kelowna, we are looking forward helping you.

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