Commercial carpet plank takes design queues from owls

Designed by Jason F. McLennan in collaboration with Mohawk Group, Owls commercial carpet planks are inspired by the North American birds of prey’s mottled shades of black, brown, tan and grey plumage. Two 12 x 36 in. patterns, Feather and Flight, are available. The biophilia-inspired collection is manufactured using Red List-free Duracolor Tricor solution-dyed nylon […]

Spray adhesives address carpet and resilient floors

Ultrabond Spray RFA and Ultrabond Spray CTA, two new spray adhesives from Mapei, have been created for carpet and resilient flooring installations. Designed to replace trowel-applied adhesives, these aerosolized, water-based, high-performance, acrylic adhesives allow installers to stand upright during the application process. RFA is intended for use with resilient flooring, while CTA is designed for […]

Resilient tile collection mimics jacquard weaving

Patcraft has launched the Handloom resilient tile collection. Featuring two coordinating styles, Painted Weft and Wooden Warp, the textural collection features colourful accents and neutral colours inspired by textile arts and natural materials to create organic, balanced spaces. Winner of a Best of NeoCon 2019 Gold Award, the collection provides flexibility in pattern with realistic […]

Recyclable carpet for event sites

Beaulieu Flooring Solutions has introduced Rewind, a latex-free carpet designed to help the trade show and special events industries. Every year, more than 100 million square meters of carpet is manufactured for corridors, fair stands, entrance halls and other event spaces. Traditional carpet ends up in an incinerator or as landfill because it contains latex. […]

Carpet cutting machine offers accuracy and efficiency

Designed to accommodate the largest rolls of carpet and heaviest rolls of vinyl, the X-77 carpet cutting machine from Accu-Cut has a “clam shell” load cradle said to process cut orders accurately and efficiently. The load cradle can be adjusted in three ways: shuttle forward or backward for positioning, pivot for squaring the material and […]

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 […]

Colour synthetic flooring boasts textile acoustic properties

The Flotex Colour range from Forbo is said to combine the warmth, comfort and acoustic properties of textile flooring with the practical and hygienic considerations of a synthetic material. The flocked flooring range has ultra-low volatile organic compounds (VOC) emissions and zero phthalates, and also holds allergy approvals. The collection is available in five designs, […]

Hypoallergenic soft flooring line

Four multicolour Air.o hypoallergenic soft flooring styles have been announced by Mohawk, adding to the current 12-style assortment. With multiple price points and thicker weights, Rest Assured I (40 oz.), Rest Assured II (50 oz.), Peaceful Moments I (45 oz.) and Peaceful Moments II (55 oz.) are said to feature innovative styling that includes new […]

Carpet tile flooring features patterns based on cloud formations

The Tessera Cloudscape collection of carpet tiles from Forbo Flooring Systems has 16 colour options, with each one designed to resemble changeable cloud formations. The palette ranges from oranges and blues, to greens and greys, all with the collection’s signature dappled finish. Each colourway is named after different weather phenomena. Darker shades have names that […]

Rusted visuals provide inspiration for modular carpet tile collection

The Artefact carpet tile collection from Patcraft features products inspired by an oxidation experiment exposing fabrics to metal, rust and water. The collection is available in four 12 x 48 in. carpet tiles with a multi-level pattern loop. The collection offers a selection of four carpet tile products called Patina, Etched, Relic and React. Patina […]