Resilient floor planks offer scratch resistance

Stone resilient floor planks from COREtec Floors provide an embossed thermo-resin layer said to offer stunning realism and integrated grout lines that match perfectly, without making a mess. The protective layer on top ensures the surface doesn’t scratch, while the rigid mineral core and cork underlayment dampen footsteps. The product can be installed and walked […]

Software provides ‘view in room’ for home decorators

Karndean Designflooring has introduced a ‘view in room’ digital tool with the functionality to view alternative laying patterns and designs when selecting a floor. Available to use on mobile, tablet or desktop, the Floorstyle tool enables home designers to try out a range of vinyl flooring designs in typical room settings, by uploading their own […]

Hardwood and luxury vinyl tile introduced

Luxury carpet brand Karastan has expanded into hard surface lines with the introduction of BelleLuxe hardwood flooring and LuxeCraft luxury vinyl flooring. BelleLuxe engineered hardwood flooring features wide planks with a thick wear layer that can be refinished up to three times and includes an application of KaraFinish, a low gloss finish that emulates a […]

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 collection offers a range of colours

Patcraft has launched its latest LVT collection, Mark Making. Inspired by the artistic application of mark making and the graphic technique of sketch, patterns are said to be brought to life with subtle movement, resulting in a textile quality. The versatile resilient collection is available in 6 x 48 in. planks and 17 colourways ranging […]

Profiles for resilient flooring in brushed finishes

Schluter-Systems has announced a line of profiles made specifically for resilient flooring applications. Schluter-Vinpro profiles provide finishing, transition and edge protection for resilient floors, stairs and wall coverings. The durable metal profiles are also said to provide unobtrusive installations with a sleek, minimalist reveal that blends in with any décor. The products can be used […]

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 […]

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 […]

Luxury vinyl tiles and planks

The Pacific Madrone Natural from the Tarkett ProGen luxury vinyl flooring collection comes in 7 x 60 in. planks with 2 micro bevel sides and 10 planks per box. The LVT flooring features Rigid Core technology that click into place, offering the creative patterning of looselay and glue-down tiles with or without grout. Suitable for […]

Wood appearance gluedown LVT range extended

New visuals within the Art Select Wood gluedown LVT plank range from Karndean are designed with hand-carved embosses and beveled edges, crafted to enhance the unique grains, knots and textures of the woods that inspired them, some of which are no longer available or are cost-prohibitive in their natural state. Reclaimed Hickory, one visual in […]