How to save money on your flooring installation (without cutting corners) Saving money on your flooring installation isn’t about choosing the cheapest contractor and products – it’s about engineering value at every stage of the process. From planning to material selection to installation, there are dozens of opportunities to capture… Read more
Waterproof carpeting: A buyer’s guide to products for high-moisture environments Commercial carpeting is cost-effective, durable and aesthetically pleasing. In heavy-duty commercial applications, however, excess moisture can negatively affect your carpet’s performance. That’s why facility managers often seek out waterproof carpeting solutions — avoiding moisture problems such as stains, delamination and… Read more
A comprehensive guide to commercial office flooring buying considerations Flooring products are not one-size-fits-all. When selecting products for an office building, you need to weigh a wide range of factors —design considerations, installation time, price point and more— to land on the materials best-suited to your building’s particular needs. In… Read more
Choosing kitchen flooring materials for safety, durability and performance
Commercial kitchens have unique circumstances that make their floors a challenge. We created this product guide to highlight the three best available flooring material options for commercial kitchens.
Healthy Healthcare Flooring: LEED Certified Products From hospitals and maternity wards to nursing homes, healthcare facilities are, in general, locations where healthcare is provided. As research continues to bring forth new ideas and techniques to promote healing, one idea specifically aims to create sustainable medical facilities that improve the health… Read more
The most durable commercial flooring options for high-traffic areas While durability is always a consideration when selecting a flooring material, it’s an absolute must for high-traffic applications such as airport terminals, schools, hospitals and restaurants. Here, we’ll give you a complete rundown of six of the most durable commercial flooring… Read more
Commercial kitchen flooring costs: How to save money without cutting corners Saving money on commercial kitchen flooring projects isn’t just about reducing costs — it’s about engineering value. From design and planning to installation and project management, there are plenty of opportunities to save time, reduce costs and, most importantly,… Read more
Reference guide to commercial vinyl flooring products
Take the guesswork out of vinyl product selection. This guide cuts through the noise, offering you quick takeaways about the pros, cons, price and performance of LVT, VCT and vinyl sheet flooring.
Luxury Vinyl Tile Pros and Cons Luxury vinyl tile is a type of resilient flooring that many organizations nationwide are adopting. Also known as LVT, luxury vinyl tile is a flooring solution that is constructed to resemble hardwood and stone flooring, while also delivering alternative, yet versatile capabilities. Here, we… Read more
LVT Flooring: What exactly is it? Found everywhere from airports and hotel lobbies to schools, hospitals and more, LVT has vastly become one of the most popular commercial options in today’s flooring market. However, while its popularity is at an all-time high, we often hear many misconceptions about its characteristics… Read more
Acoustic flooring: What you need to consider when selecting a material Sound treatment is a key design consideration for almost every building, regardless of industry, in order to reduce noise disturbance and enhance sound quality. And selecting acoustic flooring materials is crucial to effective sound treatment. When noise is made… 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.
Non-Slip Flooring Options No matter what your facility specializes in, it is crucial that the environment is equipped with a flooring solution geared toward safety. After all, your guests, patients, students and staff deserve the peace of mind in knowing that their well-being is taken seriously. While no flooring option… Read more