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Is there such a thing as dustless tile installation and removal?
Posted on: 12-03-2019 by Elizabeth1

  What flooring contractor wouldn't welcome an effective way to reduce dust during ceramic tile installations and removals?   Imagine being able to remove floor tile not much unlike the way you would remove dirt from a rug with a vaccuum cleaner! Beware of competing copycats. Ask f...
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For those with an adoration for the outdoors and an understandable appreciation of privacy
Posted on: 11-22-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  There is not much to dislike about Casa MM. First, this rural courtyard home was made in a contemporary interpretation. The southwestern side opens to the countryside. As for the other three sides of this dwelling, thick walls create privacy. The exterior includes an entran...
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Face it
Posted on: 11-13-2019 by Elizabeth1

  The quality of laminate flooring has improved measurably since it was introduced. Its surging growth in popularity might be attributed to an ease of installation and maintenance, especially during a comparison with more traditional surfaces. Readers, on a budget, building or remodel...
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Filth filters
Posted on: 11-01-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  So you are a facility manager, concerned with your carbon footprint, searching for materials that do not negatively impact your resources while ultimately improving the quality of an indoor environment. And you tread carefully and cautiously, when wading into the figura...
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Why are owners of aging apartment buildings so concerned about magnesite?
Posted on: 10-23-2019 by Elizabeth1

  It would seem that as governments and the building industry continue to focus on managing combustible cladding issues, there is yet another crisis looming over the use of a flooring material known as magnesite, some experts are warning. Potentially affecting tens of thousands of apartm...
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Art Deco Skyscraper gets a makeover
Posted on: 10-09-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Remember your last trip to The Empire State Building? You may not recognize the observation deck on the 102nd floor. Curious? Aren't we all! It's open to the public, or at least will be soon. When? This Saturday, October 12, 2019.         Floor Covering...
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Tallest apartment building?
Posted on: 09-19-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  The top floor of the tallest apartment building in the world is likely to change your perspective of city life, though it is at a price that few of us could afford. The apartment building’s 179 apartments will be starting at a cool $7 million for a two-bedroom unit and climb as h...
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A new type of safety flooring
Posted on: 09-16-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  First Mats, an industrial health and safety mat supplier, added a new type of safety flooring to their family of rubber matting. It's studded Rubber Flooring, a durable alternative for newer and older buildings. Property managers are likely to find value in this product, which protect...
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Concrete Cornfield
Posted on: 08-31-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Fields in NW Ohio lie unsown, as they never got the corn seed planted into the soil this year with the wet planting season. Subsequently, one would assume that a healthy stand of corn is not easy to locate in the area, except in Dublin, Ohio. But this is not your usual corn crop. At fi...
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End of the line for Amtrak's Great Dome Car
Posted on: 08-31-2019 by Elizabeth1

Amtrak's Great Dome car, a 1950's-era passenger car and a regular feature during fall foliage season on the Adirondack between Albany and Montreal, has been retired. The two-level passenger car sported a glassed-in upper level stretching the length of it and was the last of a fleet of six bui...
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Market Intellica reports on fiberboard
Posted on: 08-06-2019 by Elizabeth1

  The Global Global Low Density Fibreboard for Flooring Market Report offers valuable information about market sizes and competitition. The report, sourced from primary and secondary data sources, includes qualitative and quantitative details. Key players profiled in the study include: ...
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Mobile and stationary surfaces
Posted on: 07-27-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  Lets review the mobile and stationary surfaces designed for ascending, lateral and descending foot traffic. Some of such surfaces -staircases as an example- have been around for centuries; though others are relatively recent developments. Mobile surfaces such as elevators and escalato...
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How to care for your floor
Posted on: 07-16-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Taking care of hardwood or laminate floors can be challenging given the everyday conditions of a family and pets. Generally, there are two types of residential wood flooring: real wood (solid or engineered) and laminate that is man-made to look like wood. Don’t know what you have...
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Cutting through the noise
Posted on: 07-09-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Paul Lanzarotti's discovery is likely to delight the sleep deprived parent. It is a laminate floor lubricant, made from teflon, a safe, nontoxic product for cooking pan surfaces the UK Government defines as a food grade coating.     What inspired this discovery? A c...
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Pet Project
Posted on: 06-28-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Atrafloor added a rather cheerful design to its collection: paw print floors. Some are saying the surface is a brilliant one. Residential applications are obvious. Few if any families that include members of the four-legged variety wouldn't love it. Commercial applications are less obv...
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Cancer patient reports allergies from the carpet
Posted on: 06-06-2019 by Elizabeth1

  A mother of three who resides in Post Falls Idaho is literally battling for her life after being diagnosed with a rare cancer. She experienced an odd side effect of her treatment, which she believes left her suffering from severe allergies triggered by her carpet. The family removed th...
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Going the distance
Posted on: 06-03-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Few are capable of scaling 104 flights of stairs and even fewer have the physical stamina to climb this vertical distance, at a competitive pace.     There were dozens of particpants who successfully competed and completed the fifth annual Tunnels To Towers climb, which wa...
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Deteriorating floors emitting mercury vapors
Posted on: 05-28-2019 by Elizabeth1

  A hazardous chemical found in flooring within three elementary schools didn't exceed state safety levels. However, the affected areas will remain off limits pending further testing this summer, according to a New Jersey school official in Deptford Township.     That offici...
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BeFlooring
Posted on: 05-26-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  It's the largest factory of laminate flooring in China, according to its website. This supplier has a wide diversity of choices. A range in thickness spans 7mm-12mm. Wear resistance includes: AC3 (Class 31), AC4 (Class 32), and AC5 (Class 33). A variety of designs include: Applewoo...
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Ways to keep a hardwood floor looking newer
Posted on: 05-10-2019 by FlooringMedia1

  Does hardwood flooring accentuate the appearance of interior spaces in a home or at the office?   Certainly, providing that this type of natural surface routinely receives proper care! This changes with wear, unless the hardwood flooring is a well maintained one.   Wha...
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Basic tips how to preserve the life of your rug
Posted on: 05-02-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Love rugs? Don't we all! They're so comfortable. Whether you're looking to cover a surface with a larger or a smaller rug, in a home or office, rug care is essential. The following are a few suggestions about how to keep your rug looking newer.   Vacuum   Dirt, dust and de...
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Heated flooring for vans
Posted on: 04-30-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Camping overnight in a van may be a chilling event for most unable to weather the elements. Space heaters? No way, especially for extended periods of time; these energy wasters are likely risky. Then what? Heated flooring, a cost-effective and efficient means of traveling. It's a sa...
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When static electricity is no laughing matter!
Posted on: 04-16-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Have you recently purchased State-of-the-art technology? Is it unprotected from static electricity? It can be compromised.   Tragically, highly advanced, sensitive circuitry could be unwittingly destroyed with the touch of a statically charged finger. Walking briskly across a flo...
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Floor Speakers likely to resonate with listeners
Posted on: 04-08-2019 by Elizabeth1

  Remember the Q Acoustics 3020i book shelf speakers known for its punchy, well-controlled bass and sweet treble tones?   Found them impressive? Prepare yourself for the next generation of sound: Q Acoustics 3050i floorstanding speakers. The fulsome sound they deliver obviates the n...
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Is Casa Rex suspended in the air?
Posted on: 03-28-2019 by Elizabeth1

  The cantilevered concrete volume that tops this minimal home in La Plata, Argentina, designed by architect Felipe Gonzalez Arzac, gives the appearance that it is suspended in the air. Casa REX is a three-bedroom residence the Argentinian architect designed for a family in City Bell, pa...
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