Strong gains in home renovation and repair spending are expected to continue into next year before tapering, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.
Laticrete Supercap's product data and customized speficiations are now available through Arcom's software platforms to architects, engineers and design professionals.
The Natural Stone Council's (NSC) Sustainable Production for Natural Dimension Stone (ANSI/NSC 373) certification is now recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED v4 building certification program, as well as the International Living Future Initiative’s Living Building Challenge (LBC) version 3.1.
Armstrong Flooring will add Parallel 20 and Parallel 12 luxury vinyl tile (LVT) to its Continuum Solutions product portfolio in early 2017.
Innovations4Flooring (I4F) said it has won a court case against Unilin Beheer B.V. to nullify the Dutch part of Unilin patent EP 1 026 341 (EP’341).
Coverings, taking place April 4 through 7 in Orlando, Fla., has opened its Call for Entries for the 2017 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards.
Russian police recently raided Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Novosibirsk warehouses of Russian distributors, Profpostavka and Opt-trading, for importing and selling laminate flooring products, under well-known brands including Westerhof and Mario Loretto, which infringe Unilin’s Russian clic technology patents.
Carpet One Floor & Home has launch a program with Angie’s List, a trusted name in the home renovation community that provides consumers with access to verified reviews and information on local professionals.
Carl Adams has joined Swiff-Train Co. as a general sales manager.
The South Carolina Wildlife Federation (SCWF) certified Shaw Industries Group Plant 8S as a Wildlife And Industry Together (W.A.I.T.) site.