Flexible is the new durable! Unlike many kinds of metal and other woods, bamboo is flexible enough to withstand punishing weights and pressures. Bamboo has phenomenal tensile strength, this refers to the resistance of a material to breaking under tension . If you look at steel for example, it has a tensile strength of 23,000 per square inch, that's impressive. Bamboo however, has a tensile strength of 28,000 per square inch, that's amazing! Resilient, beautiful and better for the environment.
Resistant to changes in weather and climate, it won't shrink or warp. As a material, bamboo is quick to grow and maintain making it more economical and eco-friendly. So if you're looking for tough garden furniture that can stand the test of time while still being beautiful and adding a chic, exotic air to your garden, look no further.