Advances

DuChateau - Celestio Legno Collection

Honeycomb Pattern

The Celestio and Celestio Legno Collections expand Duchateau’s Inceptiv wood wall panel line and feature LED backlighting options and style-forward patterns suited for commercial or residential space. Both collections are offered in eight artisan-crafted, geometric-inspired designs from grids to hexagons to abstracted linework in colorways including American Walnut, Olde Dutch, Iceberg, Lugano, Noir, Oxford, Smoke and Stout. The Celestio Collection is mounted on acrylic.

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Petracer - Triangle Collection

Triangle Tile

Italian ceramic tile is prized for its functionality—durability, ease of maintenance, hygiene, and resistance to water and frost—as much as its aesthetics. One of the latest designs expanding the versatility and value proposition is the Triangle Collection. Petracer’s makes the triangle become the icon of an agile and flexible style, expressed through simple, elementary lines. These tiles have a dazzling effect on interior spaces and the patterns lend a burst of energy to floors and walls.

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Sustainability Can Be Productive Too

Sagegreenlife’s Productivity is a self-contained living wall partition featuring a writing surface on one side and a living wall on the other. The partition can be easily relocated and is low maintenance. The living wall features Biotile tiles with a layered rock fiber called Rockwool to evenly distribute water, oxygen and nutrients across the living wall. With 24/7 remote monitoring and control operating over a 4G network with sensors and programmable irrigation, Safegreenlife’s living wall system may just be the most advanced greenery on the market.

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Mobile Living Walls

GSky’s MOBILE Versa Wall offers a way to bring more green into the interior in a solution that is flexible enough to accommodate the changing layouts currently demanded by the corporate world today. Tank pump and irrigation are included in each unit, which hold up to 12 gallons of water and eliminate the need for a water feed and drain. Built-in lighting guarantees plants will remain full and healthy. A single, smart-control unit makes it simple to control the lighting and irrigation. Made in the U.S., the MOBILE Versa Wall measures 79-in. high, 40-in. wide × 19-in. deep.

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SAFTI FIRST’s SuperClear

Fire-Rated Glazing Supports

With one of the industry’s highest Visible Light Transmittance levels for fire-rated glass at 90%, SAFTI FIRST’s SuperClear, low-iron solution was an ideal solution for the Quad at the University of Houston’s goals for transparency and safety. Architect EYP specified large amounts of 45-minute fire rated glass to support daylighting and connectivity for the Quad’s landscaped courtyards. Due to the product’s superior aesthetic, performance and documented testing from UL and Intertek, SuperClear 45-HS-LI received quick approval for use on the project.

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Americh’s Freestanding Collection Sawyer

This is the Life

A classically-shaped roll-top soaker tub, the domestically crafted Sawyer is available in Hammered Nickel, Smooth Nickel, Living Brass or a plain white exterior. Part of Americh’s Freestanding Collection, the Hammered Copper and Hammered Nickel tubs offer optional decorative towel rings in copper or nickel finish.

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Pleated to Perfection

From Danish designer and engineer P.V. Jensen-Klint, the iconic hand-pleated shade of the mid-20th century moves into the 21st, with new materials and designers. The Bouquet Large 5, a contemporary chandelier inspired by spring flowers is made of hand-folded paper or PVC plastic shade, light oak detail and braided linen covered cord.

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Mohawk Group’s Smart City collection

A Smart Move

Mohawk Group’s Smart City collection reinterprets the transit maps of major cities and urban areas into soft surfaces for commercial interiors. The Living Product (free of toxins) carpet plank system features the group’s Heathered Hues yarn system and includes an organic base pattern that reflects the texture and rhythm of a metropolitan mapscape and another coordinating pattern styles with linework and accent colors inspired by famous subway systems.

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Mesa Rim fitness center in San Marcos, Calif.

IMPs Complement Fitness Center

In designing the new 28,200 sq.-ft. Mesa Rim fitness center in San Marcos, Calif., Richard & Richard Construction Co. chose Metl-Span CF Flute panels in Tundra for their thermal efficiencies and rustic look. Lending an industrial flair, the 42-in.-wide 2-in.-deep insulated metal panels integrate with a glass sectional running down one of the building corners. With its bold vertical reveals, the IMPs complement the building exterior and beacon visitors to experience the climbing wall excitement inside.

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Stargazing LVT collection

Functional and Fun

The Stargazing LVT collection was designed by Interface with the specific needs of school facilities in mind. Two new product palettes were specifically crafted for this collection, Scorpio and Aries, that are non-linear and forgiving in nature, cleverly disguising dirt between cleanings. The aqua palette makes a splash with graduating greens and vibrant cool neutrals. Celebrating school spirit, the spice palette is rooted in warm colorways with accents that pop, providing a range of texture and pattern to accentuate lively floor designs. Both palettes complement Interface carpet and nora rubber flooring.

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