How to Manage a Home Renovation

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Interior decorating can be a hit or miss affair, especially if you don’t have the right skill set and need to watch your budget. When taking on such a demanding project you need to consider several factors, not least what the final design is going to look like and how much it is going to … Read more

The Benefits of Bamboo Plywood

At Ambient, we are always trying to source only the highest quality materials for our customers, including products in various colors and grains. One of our favorite products is bamboo plywood – an ideal and green alternative to natural hardwood plywood that is becoming increasingly popular with homeowners, woodworking enthusiasts, and builders across America. It … Read more

Bring Your Baby Home to a Toxin-Free Home

There’s nothing quite as exciting, or terrifying, as bringing your baby home for the very first time. And while many new parents take the time to go through their home and “baby proof” it, ie. putting safety caps over outlets and locking cabinet doors that may house dangerous chemicals, other dangers are lurking in most … Read more

The What, When, and How of Refinishing Your Bamboo Floors

Have you been considering refinishing your bamboo floors? Like hardwood floors, bamboo floors add warmth, beauty, and value to your home. It’s important to maintain them consistently and regularly check to ensure they’re in good repair for these reasons. It can sometimes be hard to tell when it’s time to refinish your bamboo floors. Like … Read more

Why You Should Consider Eucalyptus Flooring for Your Home’s Remodel

Increasing numbers of homeowners are using greener building materials that are beautiful, durable, and affordable. Because of this, newer eco-friendly flooring options have hit the market in the past decade. You probably already know about bamboo flooring, which many homeowners and professional designers are turning to be environmentally responsible. But do you know about bamboo’s … Read more

Bamboo Flooring Installation Guidelines for Your Next DIY Project


Owning a home has always been the American dream. There’s just something very satisfying about owning your home sweet home. But there’s also something very expensive about it when it comes time to remodeling. Installing new floors can be one of the most expensive updates to your home and many people try and stretch their … Read more