Bamboo flooring featured in eco-friendly Chicago
Bamboo flooring featured in eco-friendly Chicago condos A pair of new developments in the heart of Chicago offers prospective buyers gorgeous views and a prime location. But ChicagoNow.com reports that it is the condos' eco-friendly building plan that has many people paying attention.
While not all the units are completed, the model shows a two-bedroom home with 1,297-square-feet of space. Among the appealing amenities included in the home are a two balconies, upgraded kitchen cabinets and sliding glass closet doors. According to the news source, the condo was also built with a green elements, and is furnished with bamboo flooring, energy-efficient windows and low-volatile organic compound paints.
In addition to their environmentally conscious design, the units will be housed in a building that offers a number of luxurious extras, highlighted by 1,500-square-foot fitness center and a party room open to all residents.
Homeowners who are looking to go green should consider installing bamboo flooring. TLC.com reports that the material is produced from a fast-growing grass, so manufacturing it causes very little damage to the environment.