Job site tool storage system

The Systainer Installer‘s Set from Festool is a portable tool system suitable for job sites. The SYS-StorageBox SYS-SB is said to offer an easy to grab and go with a large bale-style handle and full Systainer system integration. The SYS-Toolbox SYS-TB-2 provides the accessible design of the SYS-Toolbox to allow installers to keep what they […]

Rigid core flooring offered as a wood alternative

Robbins Pro-Tekt, a line of rigid core products, has been launched by AHF Products. The introduction addresses customer demand for a wood floor alternative, the company says. The line provides waterproof protection, impact and stain resistance, dimensional stability for high traffic areas and combats fading from sunlight. The core construction is said to eliminate air […]

Epoxy grout employs 100 percent solids

CEG-IG is an industrial grade, water cleanable, 100 percent solids epoxy grout from Custom Building Products said to have high chemical, temperature and stain resistance. It is formulated for harsh environments such as commercial kitchens and food processing facilities. The grout is a two component epoxy system that combines a pigmented hardener with epoxy resins […]

Twisted yarn textured carpet series

Soft Intrigue II carpet from Mohawk comes in 12-foot rolls and is available in 10 colours. Pile height is 0.79 in. and the twisted yarn texture is said to create a casual feel. Colours are called Destiny, Gray Dew, Arctic Ivory, New Light, Canvas, Slate Tile, Brown Sugar, Sand Sweep, Stellar and Seastone. Rated CRI […]

Pocket-size finishing and care product guide

Proma has published a 26-page guide, Finishing and Care Products for Tile, Stone and Floor Coverings, that describes a wide variety of flooring materials. Included in the guide are products created to maintain and clean tile, stone and other flooring installations. The company offers cleaners, strippers and removers that are said to ease the cleaning […]

Tile and broadloom carpet collection

Commercial flooring manufacturer Patcraft has introduced Inspired Connection, a colourpoint carpet tile and broadloom collection designed to create connected and cohesive spaces. Featuring bold visuals with textural luxe and warm colorways, the company says, the collection inspires creative design to enhance connectivity and enliven the spaces that surround us. Offered in four 18 x 36 […]

Fast-set adhesive over high-moisture concrete

Ultrabond ECO 977 from Mapei is a 100%-solids, one-component, moisture-cured urethane adhesive specifically designed for the installation of domestic solid and engineered wood flooring. The product is said to address the challenge of faster, more secure wood-flooring installations, especially when working with concrete slabs that have high moisture content. The 4-gallon pail formulation quickly sets […]

Surfaces blend glass, quartz and porcelain

The Dekton Chromica series composite slabs from Cosentino is comprised of Baltic and Feroe, two deeply saturated hues in matte finishes. Aesthetically, the Baltic colour was inspired by sea depths to capture the struggle between light and darkness to master the nuances of the ocean, the company says. Feroe, it adds, is inspired by the […]

Rigid vinyl flooring features realistic wood looks

The Pergo Extreme rigid vinyl flooring line from Mohawk has expanded with the debut of the Wood Fundamentals collection. The collection features 10 realistic wood looks in 5 mil thick and 7.5 x 48 in. planks. A dent-free technology provides extreme protection against scratching, denting and gouging, the company says. The collection is constructed with […]

Antibacterial treatment for natural stone

Natural stone producer Antolini has announced a treatment process that creates an antibacterial surface on materials and prevents the formation and spread of bacteria. The patented Azerobact Plus process can increase the performance of all natural stones, the company says, making them more hygienic. The process is suitable for all applications, whether residential, hospitality or […]