Main street: Carpet tile, LVT lead the hit parade

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May 25/June 1, 2015; Volume 29/Number 4

FCNews reached out to flooring retailers to find out which products provide the biggest boosts for their Main Street business. Following is a selection of some top sellers.

 Product: LVT

Name: VersaFit/Urbanality

Company: Shaw

Both VersaFit and Urbanality are part of Shaw’s 5th and Main Collection, which offers 150 styles and colors.


Product: Carpet tile

Name: Gallery Mix

Company: Mohawk

Constructed with Mohawk’s ColorStrand carpet fiber, Gallery Mix is available in a 24 x 24 format. The carpet tile features a patchwork overlay pattern.


Product: LVT

Name: Natural Creations

Company: Armstrong

Natural Creations with I-Set Installation is a non-wet adhesive system factory applied directly to the LVT.


Product: LVT

Name: Nature’s Path

Company: Mannington

Nature’s Path LVT is offered with Mannington’s LockSolid technology that retailers say dramatically reduces installation time.


Product: Broadloom carpet

Name: Defender

Company: Aladdin Commercial

Defender is Aladdin’s best selling broadloom product. Constructed of olefin level loop, Defender is ideal for budget-conscious end users.


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