Moths and termites are the most dangerous enemies of bamboo furniture. Bamboo is rich in cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin, sugar, fat and protein, which are nutrients for insects like moths and termites.
Above all, had better choose to had besmeared on varnish or ripe tung oil when choosing bamboo to make furniture, can prevent moth already, wear well again durable, aesthetic feeling is dye-in-the-wood. If what you buy is medium, small-sized bamboo implement, had better use high temperature to seal vapor to handle, can kill the bacterium in bamboo implement thoroughly, or put bamboo implement into the boiled water that added salt 1 ~ after 2 days, prevent bug eat by moth so.
Secondly, in the use of bamboo furniture, often used bamboo basket, basket, rice basket and other utensils should be timely scrub, dry, large bamboo furniture in the display should pay attention to ventilation and drying. Additional, if discover bug eat by moth to be able to use in the use microgram insecticide fluid (dichlorvos) drip into bug eat by moth hole, also can use sharp chili or Chinese prickly ash to pound end, fill into bug eat by moth hole, these can give your bamboo furniture a safe protection. But bear in mind, tableware kind bamboo utensils cannot use afore-mentioned two kinds of sterilization method.