Water-resistant laminate planks engineered for light duty

HydraPlanks from Beaulieu Canada are laminate products engineered to facilitate household chores, buying extra time to clean up wet messes. Innovative sealed edges are said to prevent water absorption, keeping it on the surface. Features include: up to 72 hours of spill protection; installation up to 40 linear feet without transition moldings; advanced 5G Välinge […]

Engineered tile mimics the look of reclaimed wood

Alterna engineered stone laminate lines from Armstrong Flooring are said to be the perfect choice over stone, ceramic and porcelain. With a fresh approach to wood, Alterna Reserve is suitable for living rooms, family rooms and bedrooms, in addition to kitchens and bathrooms. The Grain Directions style of Alterna is reminiscent of a mountain retreat […]

Commercial laminates available in 32 variations

The SurfaceSet 2018 collection from Formica Canada includes 32 new laminate colours, patterns and woodgrain designs, and one new finish. The laminate features three new palettes — Personal Sanctuary, Spectral and Smart Organic — for commercial interior spaces that illustrate the balance and tension between man-made and natural materials, the company says. The collection offers […]

Flooring engineered to emulate cork with laminate durability

CorkWood from Torlys is said to combine the beauty of wood and durability of laminate with the comfort of cork. Designed with style in mind, the flooring features colours and textures in realistic patterns of oak and walnut, and is available in two collections: CorkWood Designer and CorkWood Elite. With a polyurethane finish, the durability […]

It’s mod

Beaulieu Canada has added Modena to its Replica laminate flooring collection. The registered embossed planks feature the drop-lock 2G Välinge locking system. The planks are 90 millimetres (3.5 inches) wide and 12.3 millimetres (0.484 inches) thick. They come in three lengths: 400, 800 and 1213 millimetres. Modena planks can be installed over in-floor radiant heating […]

Flooring, Parisian style

New in Preverco’s Inspiration collection is White Oak Paris Oiled. Has a brushed texture to accentuate the wood’s natural grain and feel. Available in SolidGenius and EnGenius styles. SolidGenius planks are 19 millimetres (3/4-inch) thick on 11-layer, Baltic Birch plywood. Plank widths are 5-3/16 inches (Nuance) and seven inches (Nuance XI). EnGenius planks are 12 millimetres (1/2-inch) thick. Plank width 5-3/16 inches (Nuance). www.preverco.com

Textured laminate

Flint Floor’s newest addition to its laminate product line is the The Stonist collection. It’s designed especially for kitchens, bathrooms and wellness areas. The Stonist features different shades and textures of materials such as stone and cement. There are five looks: Loft Cement, Taj, Cloud, Medley and Mirage. The laminates are made using high-pressure block […]

Several new looks in laminate

Armstrong has expanded its commercial laminate flooring collections. In the Architectural Remnants Collection, there are two new colours in the Woodland Reclaim line: old original wood brown and old original barn grey. Woodland Reclaim simulates the look of nine reclaimed hardwoods — birch, red oak, sycamore, pine, teak, elm, ash, white oak and hickory. There […]

Fan-favourite flooring

Mannington believes it is upping the ante with a couple of additions to its Restoration collection of laminate flooring, which is a favourite among homeowners because of its realistic look and carefree maintenance. The collection is bound to attract even more fans because of its innovative design, performance and eco-friendly qualities. Sawmill Hickory (pictured) is […]

A soft touch

Traffic, as its name suggests, is a high-traffic laminate floor from Balterio. This sturdy, hard-wearing laminate is designed to be resilient and anti-static. Traffic is ideal for the project market as well as for shops, offices and restaurants. The soft-touch mat structure gives the impression of authentic wood and provides a soft-mat effect that has […]