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By K.J. Quinn—A common theme for innovation in most industries is “better, faster, cheaper,” and flooring installation is no different. An ongoing debate is...

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Polycom introduces relief for VAE shortage

Dalton—Polycom, a division of Taylor Adhesives, said its EcoBlend water-based, recycled PVB (polyvinyl butyral) dispersion can replace up to 30% of the VAE precoat...

Accessories: Latest trim, molding ensure finishing touch

By K.J. Quinn—Retailers face stiff competition daily from big boxes, especially on commodity items, where profit margins are tight. But one category that remains...

Mapei launches Planiprep 4 LVT

Deerfield Beach, Fla.— Planiprep 4 LVT, a new high-moisture-resistant skimcoat and embossing leveler from Mapei, can be used to level off and smooth over...

Laticrete expands installation portfolio

Bethany, Conn.— Laticrete has expanded its best-in-class waterproofing and crack isolation membrane portfolio with the addition of two new products: Hydro Ban XP and...

Step Warmfloor: Radiant heating minus the hassle

By Reginald Tucker When custom home builder, George Royce, was looking for a radiant subfloor heating system for his eco-friendly, ranch-style home in Wellington,...

SnapCaps makes stair nose installation a breeze

By Reginald Tucker Any experienced floor layer who has installed stair treads or nose caps is acutely aware of the pitfalls of some conventional...

Laticrete unveils Spartacote High-Yield system

Bethany, Conn.—Laticrete launched the Spartacote High-Yield system with patent-pending Lux Additive, an industry-first resinous coating system developed specifically to increase photosynthetic active radiation (PAR)...

Adhesives: Greener formulations retain functionality

By K.J. Quinn There are many different flooring adhesives, each offering benefits to weigh and pricing to compare. Regardless of the brand, the performance...

Taylor acquires Frontier Products

Dalton—Taylor's parent company, Meridian Adhesive Group, has acquired Frontier Products, Inc., of Alvarado, Texas. Frontier will join Taylor and Polycom as part of an...
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