Commercial Linoleum Flooring Although linoleum seems like a flooring option of yesteryear, modern manufacturing has tweaked its methods to produce a wide variety of colors and styles, making it an attractive option for commercial facilities across the world. Often confused with vinyl, linoleum is an all natural flooring solution with… Read more
The vinyl flooring market is evolving: Here’s what you need to know in 2018 If you’ve read about the commercial vinyl flooring market lately, then you know demand for vinyl flooring products is growing at a good clip. The vinyl flooring market is expected to grow to nearly $50 billion… Read more
What new moisture-resistant flooring adhesives mean for your next job Flooring adhesive manufacturers have been chasing the moisture-resistance levels that were possible with black cut-back adhesives for north of 35 years. This was a solvent-based adhesive that was extremely durable and water-resistant — but it contained asbestos. Of course, as… Read more
How to save money on commercial flooring: value engineering, better materials and smarter solutions
Read this brief, no-nonsense guide to arm yourself with 350,000 projects worth of unbiased, money-saving insights.
Commercial vinyl flooring: LVT vs. VCT vs. vinyl sheet flooring Commercial vinyl flooring is a durable flooring material made from a combination of natural and synthetic polymer materials. It’s found everywhere from hotel lobbies and office foyers to schools and hospitals. And it’s rapidly being adopted in more and more… Read more
Low-maintenance flooring for commercial applications: 5 materials you should consider When selecting a flooring material for your facility, you need to take a close look at maintenance requirements, as they play a big part in the overall lifetime cost of a flooring product — sometimes exceeding the upfront material and… Read more
Linoleum vs Vinyl: A Buyer’s Guide Often confused with one another, linoleum and vinyl flooring are two different flooring options that belong to the resilient side of the family. While it’s true that the pair shares certain similarities, it’s also important to understand key differences. Here, we will examine the… Read more
A buyer’s guide to contract flooring
How to get the greatest value for your floor and select the right contractor for your project.
Floating Floors vs Non-Floating Floors: What Gives? While it is imperative to choose the best flooring solution based on your facility’s needs — it is just as important to select the correct method of installation. For certain types of flooring materials, there are three common methods of installation: floating, nail-down,… Read more
At some point or another, every business owner faces the decision of which flooring to use in their office. While this may seem like a simple decision that requires little time and thought, there are actually many more flooring options and design elements than the few that you’ve considered. Not… Read more
Commercial quarry tile: What it is, where it’s used and what design options are available Quarry tile is a durable and slip-resistant flooring material perfect for high-impact, high-traffic areas. Simply put, quarry tile is a practical product and the price is right. Although not as aesthetically versatile as its terra… Read more
Selecting carpet for your budget, interior design and facility environment
Selecting a carpet that matches your design vision, stands up to your facility environment and aligns with your budget is no small task. We’ve created this guide as a resource to help you make an informed carpet purchasing decision.
Common Issues in New Construction When starting new construction, there is much to consider. From smart money spent to smart money saved—facility owners are bombarded with one crucial decision after another. Therefore, it is important to be aware of common issues in new construction before starting any new project. Here,… Read more