Decorative Bamboo Poles

Decorative Bamboo Poles Are Versatile and Durable

Posted on: September 30th, 2020

Decorative bamboo poles offer plenty of visual appeal, but these natural and synthetic wonders aren’t just ornamental. In fact, bamboo has been used as a construction material for over 5000 years. Harvested from one of the world’s fasted-growing plants, bamboo poles are a time-tested renewable resource that can be used for a wide array of projects and purposes. Bamboo materials are a popular choice for hotels, resorts, restaurants, zoos and a plethora of theme parks. Choosing the right decorative bamboo poles creates countless possibilities in any environment.

Different Types of Decorative Bamboo Poles

Solid Bamboo Poles

With thick, dense walls that resist cracking or splitting, solid bamboo poles can shoulder quite the load. Are you interested in furnishings with a tropical flair? Solid bamboo is a great choice when you’re creating a theme or if you love the idea of using eco-friendly building materials. It can also be used for stunning architectural accents, trellises and durable fencing. Would you like to hide unsightly areas like trash cans or pool pumps? A simple wall of bamboo poles installed side by side doesn’t detract from the fun, tropical vibe. At amaZulu, we offer poles of solid bamboo in natural, sanded and finished surfaces, so you can choose the look that suits your needs. These poles measure roughly 1.5 inches in diameter and come in multiple lengths. Our solid bamboo poles are pressure treated for improved durability and resistance to pests. Treatment with fire retardants is also an option. These solid bamboo poles are suitable for use indoors or outside.

Solid Bamboo Poles for Ceiling

Large Bamboo Poles

When size matters, Tre-Gai bamboo is a natural pick. This large diameter species can produce bamboo poles that are up to 4 inches in diameter. It’s strength often draws comparisons to steel. Tre-Gai the only large diameter bamboo that is classified as Construction Grade. You may notice gorgeous exposed ceiling beams or these thick bamboo poles acting as support posts. They look majestic cladding soaring concrete columns, trimming stately doorways or touch-friendly handrails. Whenever you want both strength and a tropical ambiance, Tre-Gai bamboo is definitely a material to consider. At amaZulu, we only supply provide pressure-treated Tre-Gai bamboo poles and they come in lengths of 8 feet, 10 feet or 12 feet. You can choose diameters of 2-3 inches, 3-4 inches and 4-5 inches.

tre-gai bamboo

Synthetic Bamboo Poles

Synthetic bamboo poles offer a manmade alternative that is designed to resist ultraviolet rays, fire, pests and other hazards. Crafted from extruded high-density polyethylene, or HDPE, our synthetic poles can be used for decorative themeing. They are often used to sleeve steel structural supports, both vertical and horizontal or hide unsightly wires through the hollow center. You can choose from a variety of diameters up to 3” in our standard tan color or custom orders in any pantone color. Synthetic bamboo poles give you that alternative weather-resistant pole or lightweight consistent diameter alternative to natural bamboo. These synthetic decorative bamboo poles can also be treated to resist chlorine, making them a great choice for areas near pools, spas and water features.


Since 2002, amaZulu Inc. has been providing decorative bamboo poles and other green building products that are sustainable, safe, sturdy and ready for commercial construction. Put our expertise to work for you. Our inventory includes a wide range of theming products that are perfect for use in resorts, restaurants, zoos, theme parks, hotels and luxurious homes. We’re happy to help you select the right products for your needs. Are you searching for something special? Let our team take your vision and create a custom solution. To learn more, contact us today.

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