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Underlayment: Padding products tout form and function

Floor Covering News

Underlayment is a crucial part of the flooring installation process. Its benefits include sound absorption, moisture protection, substrate leveling and more. Choosing the right underlayment for your needs is key as many are designed with specific purposes in mind. Following are the latest in underlayments and how they each shine. TAMING LVT Vinyl Trends: Eternity LVT SG For vinyl plank floors that click together, Vinyl Trends recommends Eternity LVT SG.

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Creating New Options for Sustainable Construction

The A to Z of Building

The building industry today confronts a variety of issues. Natural sand is rapidly becoming a rare resource; humanity may run out of it by 2050. Carbon dioxide emissions are growing year after year, particularly from the production of cement or fired clay bricks.

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Johnsonite named Top Product in Fuse Alliance Supplier Awards

Floor Covering News

Solon, Ohio—Tarkett’s Johnsonite family of rubber tile and finishing accessories was named Top Product in the Fuse Alliance Supplier Awards during the group’s annual conference earlier this month , recognizing the brand’s commitment to serving the industry with dependable, high-performance solutions. “Having re-launched the Johnsonite brand in late 2022, we are thrilled to receive this recognition from the group,” said Rusty Joyce, president of commercial for Tarkett North America.

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Indoor Air Quality Standards in Public Buildings Would Boost Health and Economy, Say International Experts

The A to Z of Building

There should be mandatory indoor air quality standards, say an international group of experts led by Professor Lidia Morawska.

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WFCA launches SEAL Academy

Floor Covering News

Dalton— The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) has launched the SEAL (Seeking Excellence As Leaders) Academy, a leadership development and certification program billed as a groundbreaking initiative set to begin on April 8. This program, according to the organization, is the first of its kind in the flooring industry, embodying the WFCA’s commitment to fostering leadership excellence that benefits both professional ambitions and personal growth. “In today’s ever-evolving world,

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Mannington hires award-winning carpet designer

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Jeanette Himes Salem, N.J.— Mannington has appointed Jeanette Himes as manager of residential carpet design. With her extensive experience in carpet design, Himes is set to bring a fresh perspective and creativity to the Phenix soft surface brand. Himes’ appointment is a testament to Mannington’s commitment to innovation and excellence in design. “We’re excited to have Jeanette join the team,” said Terry Marchetta, VP of residential styling. “She brings with

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Mohawk Builder + Multifamily promotes Made in USA portfolio

Floor Covering News

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk Builder + Multifamily is aiming to build a more sustainable world with a diverse portfolio of carpet, laminated wood and resilient flooring all made in the USA to help customers create greener communities. “We want our customers to know that we can provide them with More Sustainability,” said Jacquelyn Briggs, Mohawk’s director of channel marketing for Builder + Multifamily.

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