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A flow of good news for builders
Posted on: 02-14-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Gyvtec has expanded its line of specialized faster drying liquid screed products suitable for installation in homes, offices, commercial and industrial facilities; an alternative to concrete screed for building contractors and DIY builders during home and office flooring ...

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An exploration of digital art
Posted on: 01-30-2019 by Elizabeth1

Magic Carpets is a unique sensory experience. Imagine a carpet produced by light. It is something that needs to be seen. The floor infront of Iconsiam River Park fills with light. Miguel Chevalier is the creator of Magic Carpets. It's an exploration of digital art, artistic resources and...

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Barrel Maker eyeing former wood flooring plant near Holden in Wood Park
Posted on: 01-20-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  According to Kyle Lovern, the Mingo County West Virginia Redevelopment Authority has a potential client exploring the use of a local building.     It is the saw mill near Holden in Wood Park at the Harless Industrial Park. While authority officials did not reveal the nam...

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Shearing and Sharing
Posted on: 01-07-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Do you have something to hide? Your wool carpet does, dirt. Hiding soil is one of the benefits of owning a wool carpet. Wool's opaque fibers are less likely to show dirt compared with other fibers. Light makes dirt difficult to spot.     Another benefit: Wool is a natural...

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Ways to take the chill out of a floor
Posted on: 12-28-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Find morning routines a chilling experience? Does it have to be this way? No. There are ways to contend with the cold. For example, radiant heating systems provide a welcome relief from freezing floors, especially during those early hours. This added warmth has an added value during co...

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Lookout: Flecked Flooring
Posted on: 12-18-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  A terrazzo-like print covers the surfaces of this installation that Note Design Studio created for flooring brand Tarkett, which won Small Interior of the Year 2018 at Dezeen Awards. Named The Lookout, the two-level installation comprises of a sequence of muted rooms with subtly pa...

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Why is flooring important for workout rooms?
Posted on: 12-01-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Training at home -instead of at a gym- is likely to require the purchase of state-of-the-art equipment; such as machines, wall mirrors, stereo systems and flooring. Why is flooring such an important decision for a workout room?     People training in unfinished basemen...

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The Arc Vector is the world's first fully electric motorcycle with Human Machine Interface
Posted on: 11-18-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Arc Vector electric motorcycle showcased at the Milan Motorcycle Show.   Arc has proudly pioneered Vector, which is the world’s first fully-electric motorcycle with Human Machine Interface (HMI).   InMotion Ventures has invested, along with Mercia Fund Managers, the p...

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A few flooring trends in The Philippines
Posted on: 11-12-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Flooring - the foundation of interior design projects - is an important decision. After selecting the type of flooring for the project, select a flooring design. Residential projects could involve multiple rooms (bathroom, entryway, garage, kitchen, laundry room, bedroom, etc..). A ...

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Patcraft announces the launch of EcoSystem™
Posted on: 11-07-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Patcraft recently launched its very first PVC-free resilient style, EcoSystem™ with an assortment of soothing, organic designs and a no-polish finish.     Kelly Stewart, Patcraft's Hard Surface Designer, remarked that “by printing with strings that were dipped...

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A big step toward charging times that rival the speed and convenience of a gas station fill-up
Posted on: 10-31-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Yes. It is true. The capacity of ORNL’s new wireless charger is a significant increase on the group’s original 20-kW model.   Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated a 120-kW wireless charging system for vehicle...

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A useful tool for market evaluations
Posted on: 10-30-2018 by Elizabeth1

    A few insights for readers into the forecasted global leather flooring market, projecting forward from the present to the year 2025, a useful tool for market evaluations and possible opportunities supporting strategic and tactical decision making. These insights assist the reader...

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Is PaviGym Flooring a step up in quality?
Posted on: 10-25-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Gym owners are likely to recognize the value of high performance flooring. Perhaps this is one of the reasons why Gym Rubber by Great Mats has recently introduced PaviGym Flooring, a surface touted as surpassing the quality of traditional rubber mats and rolled rubber flooring...

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Knowledge ›› Flooring Consumer – Commercial
Converting plastic waste into eco-friendly paving blocks and flooring tiles
Posted on: 10-18-2018 by Elizabeth1

    Womena is graduating the first cycle of its womentum accelerator, empowering female-led tech startups across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. After four months of acceleration, the founders of eight early-stage startups are ready to showcase award-winning busin...

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Career opportunities await at Floor & Decor
Posted on: 10-11-2018 by FlooringMedia1

    Floor & Decor is planning to create ~ 500 New Jobs in Cobb County, Georgia. There are about ~ 100 jobs are currently available. Apply online. Over the next five years the specialty retailer will add 500 new jobs, as it will expand its current base while relocating its headquar...

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Naples Square Spring 2019
Posted on: 10-07-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Construction of the Phase III building has topped off at Naples Square, a walkable, bikeable community located at the corner of Fifth Avenue South and Goodlette-Frank Road in downtown Naples. Finishes are currently being installed on the building's west side. Building remains on sc...

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Air samples tested positive for mercury
Posted on: 10-05-2018 by Elizabeth1

  School officials closed the Joseph J. Catena School gym and are ordering testing after learning that the rubberized floor is emitting mercury vapors. Superintendent Neal Dickstein said that the gym was tested last month after the facilities manager heard that rubberized floors can cont...

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Shape: The final frontier in creative rug design?
Posted on: 09-26-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Interior designer David Kaihoi had the living-room floors of his New York City apartment painstakingly painted with an intricate tumbling-block pattern. Resistant to covering the floor space with the typical rectangle of an area rug, he decided to get creative by cutting a Moroccan wool...

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Artillery Tools Anniversary
Posted on: 09-16-2018 by FlooringMedia1

              Why is this SUPER-PRY BAR one of the best kept secrets? This is a tool that provides flooring contractors a competitive advantage. Few are in a hurry to broadcast news about a tool, which literally gives them an edge over contract...

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Curtain Call?
Posted on: 09-14-2018 by FlooringMedia1

    Envoy’s View of City Is Priceless. The Curtains: ~ $52,000 for Nikki R. Haley, the American ambassador to the United Nations, pictured above in April during a Security Council meeting. The State Department spent $52,701 in 2017 purchasing customized and mechanized cur...

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Vasse Felix selects Roxset
Posted on: 08-29-2018 by FlooringMedia1

    For those not completely familiar with Australian wine country, the Margaret River Wine Region is positioned in the south-west corner of Western Australia. Vasse Felix is Margaret River’s founding wine estate established in 1967. The estate includes four vineyards th...

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Knowledge ›› Flooring Consumer – Industrial
FCI First Service Brands
Posted on: 08-22-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Fairfield resident Dylan O’Connor provides a convenient service for those renovating their flooring with his new business, Floor Coverings International Greenwich.  He opened the Stamford-based franchise last month at 130 Lenox Avenue that offers mobile flooring services...

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Lab design that starts at the surface
Posted on: 08-16-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Laboratories, highly controlled facilities, rely on technology and performance attributes of the built environment to keep researchers safe and compliant.   Hazards such as biocontamination, electrostatic discharges and exposure to volatile organic compounds (VOCs...

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News ›› Flooring Consumer – Commercial
What's new in western Turkey?
Posted on: 07-21-2018 by Elizabeth1

  An excavation uncovered a 2,000-year-old villa with mosaic flooring in a dozen rooms in the Buldan district of Tripolis, an Ancient City in the southwestern province of Denizli (western Turkey), according to Bahadir Duman, team leader and a professor of archeology at Pamukkale Universit...

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Moving on
Posted on: 07-18-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Marq Vincent Perez of Victoria set the Victoria Islamic Center ablaze in January 2017. He was recently found guilty of using fire to commit a federal felony; damaging religious property, a hate crime; and possession of a destructive device following the six-day trial.   ...

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