Flooring

Waterproof Hardwood

Hydropel Waterproof Hardwood Flooring from Bruce is available in oak and hickory, in smooth, scraped and brushed textures. Featuring a low gloss finish, the flooring comes in 5-in. planks up to 48-in. long for design flexibility. Hydropel Waterproof Hardwood Flooring won the 2019 Good Design Award.

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Artwork Under Foot

Subtle Impressions, a new carpet tile collection from Patcraft, was inspired by delicate flower pressings, offering vibrant texture and color. To create variety in the carpet, the design team shipped in hundreds of flowers varying in type, selected for their saturation and intensity of color. This, paired with a novel yarn technique, created the innovative production process that led to Subtle Impressions. Available in three 12-in. × 48-in. carpet-tile patterns.

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Busy City Carpet

NY+LON Streets new carpet collection took its inspiration from New York City and London to create fresh textures and patterns. Patterns include: Wheler Street, Old Street (pictured), Dover Street, Reade Street, Mercer Street and Broome Street (pictured). Ideal for corporate and hospitality interiors.

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Senior Living Community Helps Residents Feel Closer to Home

The Mooring on Foreside trades the bland, institutional décor of traditional senior living facilities for a calming New England cape aesthetic. The Mooring on Foreside prides itself in providing responsive, specialized care for individuals living with progressive memory loss. In order to offer residents suffering from these conditions effective care in a familiar environment, The Mooring’s owner enlisted Gawron Turgeon Architects of Scarborough, Maine to design the ideal facility.“The overall challenge for The Mooring project was to create a functional, residential scale, small house community with a New England cottage style aesthetic. We also had to offer the safety and durabil

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Resilient Surface Facilitator

As design options for resilient surfaces have grown, VIN PRO durable metal profiles provide long-lasting, unobtrusive installations with a sleek, minimalist reveal that blends in with any décor. They can be used in newand retrofit situations so they are ideal to upgrade the look and performance of an existing installation.

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6th Avenue Revisited

Reimagining its 6th Avenue collection, Walker Zanger offers five new colors and six shapes and mosaics. While the original collection features mosaics of hexagons, dots and arabesques, the new expansion includes soft-edges, delicate bricks and elongated hexagons, and have been described as organic curves and edgy geometrics.

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The Art of Mixing

Inspired by the hexagon, the iD Maxonomi embodies creative freedom on the floor, where shapes and colors are combined. With eight graphic shapes, three mini-shapes and 34 hues that can all be combined in an infinite number of impactful layouts, iD Maxonomi’s standard flooring provides a custom experience—without the price tag. Ideal for hospitality, retail, higher education and unique corporate environments, the flooring is made with 32% pre-consumer recycled content, FloorScore certified, contains low VOCs and is 100% recyclable through Tarkett’s ReStart reclamation program.

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Treading Hard

Roppe Rubber Stair Treads with Kevlar are engineered to resist damage from wear and abuse. Available in eight profiles and 134 color options, they are 100% recyclable and backed by a 25-year warranty. Roppe Rubber Stair Treads are FloorScore indoor air quality certified and meet ASTM F2169, Type TS performance specifications.

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Alumni Medical Library at Boston University, Boston, Mass.

Key Products Used for BU's Medical Library Renovation

In renovating the 13,000-sq.-ft. Alumni Medical Library at Boston University, Finegold Alexander Architects designed carrels and booths, and group study rooms within an open, transparent space. In swapping out a concrete encased staircase with a glass wall system, this brings visibility and light across the floorplate. DIRTT demountable partitions were specified for the individual study booths and for the glass fronts at the group study and tutor rooms to provide sound isolation. In addition, 2Tec2 woven vinyl flooring was selected as an easy to clean, durable option for withstanding the moving chairs and heavy foot traffic. The system also has a felt backing for sound absorption.Another int

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Customizable

Its design inspired by global travel, the iD Mixonomi line combines several colors, ranging from calm neutrals, to striking primaries, along with a large array of shapes, to create stunning grids. The customizable LVT flooring system allows many options without the associated price tag. Its phthalate-free, low-VOC composition allows for improved IAQ; up to a third of the product is from recycled materials.

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