Colour flocked, vinyl backed flooring

Forbo has launched a new range of its textile flooring designed for offices. The Flotex Colour range is said to combine the warmth, comfort and acoustic properties of textile flooring with the practical and hygienic considerations of a synthetic material. The collection is available in five different designs: Metro, Penang, Calgary, Savannah and Canyon. Each […]

Modular carpet tile collection

Patcraft has announced Organic Interruption, a modular flooring collection in two styles, Underlie and Linear Tension. Inspired by the natural interaction between organic elements and man-made structures, the company says, the two 18 x 36 in. carpet tiles feature linear patterns disrupted by organic textures. With 12 accents that are incorporated within six neutral bases, […]

High definition colour carpet collection expanded

Mohawk has expanded its high definition colour technology with 14 ColorMax introductions in 2020 across its SmartStrand polyester and nylon carpet collection. ColorMax combines multiple dye technologies to achieve a balanced, blended coloration with intense colour saturation. SmartStrand Silk will include five new premium soft ColorMax styles comprised of four cut-pile textures and one fashionable […]

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, […]