Broadloom features abstract transitional patterns

The Twilight collection of broadlooms from Nourison features abstract transitional patterns woven in New Zealand wool with Luxcelle highlights. The collection is offered as broadloom or in custom rug sizes. The soft look of the Axminster-woven products brings together lush textures and an array of linear patterns in richly shaded natural tones that are said […]

Rollable acrylic adhesive for luxury vinyl tiles

Roll and Go from Schönox is a rollable acrylic adhesive for luxury vinyl tiles. Bonding on suitable substrates in interior areas, the adhesive coverage is approximately 540 sq. ft. per 1.06 gal. unit and approximately 1,380 sq. ft. per 2.77 gal. unit. The product is rated Emicode EC 1 for very low emission and LEED […]

Self-bonding anti-fracture membrane

The self-adhering Elastomeric Crack Bridging (ECB) anti-fracture membrane from NAC Products is a sheet applied elastomeric membrane is designed for use under floor surfaces that require protection from structural movement. ECB consists of a base layer of polymer modified elastomers, permanently laminated to a unique “stress flex” fibre sheet. Together they form a single 1/16 […]

Pre-mixed, rapid-drying, multipurpose primer

Ardex P 4 primer from Ardex Americas is a pre-mixed, single-component, rapid-drying, multi-purpose product for interior and exterior use. The consistency of the primer has been formulated to virtually eliminate dripping and splashes, the company says. Recommended use is prior to the installation of the company’s tile and stone mortars, as well as self-leveling underlayments. […]

Natural stone marble slabs mimic waves

In an expression of natural elegance, drawn from the rarest quarries, Antolini has introduced its Noir Blanc marble stone. The effect is like peering down on the gentle waves of a moonlit ocean, the company says, the white textures dance softly in the wind on the flowing marble. The dark background forms the canvas with […]

Luxury vinyl planks easy to clean, dent resistant

The Variations collection of luxury vinyl planks with Solidtech technology from Mohawk are said to be easy to clean and dent resistant. The collection includes Steelgate, Silver Shadows, Silhouette and Shadow Wood. Steelgate (shown), for example, features four available colours, a 6.5 mm thickness, UniClic installation method, has a wood look and medium shade. The […]

Flooring pneumatic nailer for large surfaces

The 550ALG pneumatic 18ga L type nailer from Primatech is said to be the most advanced tool designed for large surfaces such as gymnasium floors. The 550 ALG Gym version provides the installer with 3 distinctive advantages. First, the PrimSurfer bearing assembled roller base features a two-way side shift. Not having to lift the tool […]

Engineered hardwood hand-scraped tongue and groove oak

Hand-scraped tongue-and-groove engineered hardwood from Floors@Work in oak is available in 5 in. x 18 mm x random lengths. The engineered wood flooring is constructed to provide increased stability and moisture. The top layer is a thin sheet of natural Oak and the core is constructed of layered plywood. Engineered wood floors were developed for […]

Liquid waterproofing and crack prevention membrane

Redgard liquid waterproofing and crack prevention membrane from Custom Building Products is said to be ready to use so installers can just roll it on out of the drum. The quick-dry formula is engineered to be 30 percent faster to dry that its predecessor and meets ANSI A118.10, A118.12. The membrane is IAPMO-rated as a […]

Illegally blond

Management training for the next generation ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY in the Harvard Business Review, half of millennials and 75 percent of Gen Z-ers have quit their jobs for mental health “reasons.” Cute, eh? I used to know somebody that would take off every legal sick day as a “mental health day.” My dad […]