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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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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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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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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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If trees could talk
Posted on: 07-11-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Have you seen the humorous billboards? The ones of cows advocating for eating chicken instead of beef clearly with the obvious incentive of self-preservation. Is this something cows might say? Probably, if cows could talk!     If trees could talk, there would be an obv...

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The likes of larch
Posted on: 07-07-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Homeowners. Why limit yourself to oak, pine or walnut with an assortment of exotics species available? Included in the exotic wood flooring category are: Ipe, African Wenge, Tonka Bean Cumaru / Brazilian Cherry and Larch. Larch trees are conifers that lose their leaves in the fal...

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Tradesman Models offer carpet as an option
Posted on: 07-07-2018 by FlooringMedia1

  Ram Trucks detailed changes for its 2019 commercial lineup, including a bolder look for its ProMaster and ProMaster City vans and a "Classic" designation for current body style 1500 pickups, which will be sold alongside the newly arriving, redesigned 2019 1500 trucks. Tho...

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Market Research Store
Posted on: 06-24-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Study:   The critical and significant data in this study makes this research an important tool for experts, analysts and managers to get ready-to-access analysis by the industry professionals, which includes graphs and tables to better understand significant market trends, dr...

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Durable flooring NYC relies on for its subways
Posted on: 06-19-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Rubber floor covering systems manufactured by nora flooring is exclusively used in all NYC subway cars. The city's Metropolitan Transit Authority has relied on this flooring for subway cars and more for over 25 years. Each day more than 5.7 million passengers ride the New York City sub...

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An unfortunate tragedy in Tampa Bay Florida
Posted on: 06-08-2018 by Elizabeth1

  Richard Thomas Parnell sat in his wheelchair alongside a dark stretch of W Hillsborough Avenue for about a half an hour. It was at approximately 4:30 am. He was waving at the early morning traffic headed east toward the Veterans Expressway entrance ramp.   The 68-year-old started mo...

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