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From self-leveling to shower kits, suppliers helping dealers succeed

By Matthew Spieler

Volume 26/Number 22; March 18/25, 2013

Every flooring type requires a solid foundation on which to be installed. It doesn’t matter how well the product is made, whether it’s ideal for the application, or if the installation is flawless, without the appropriate subfloor the entire process can be compromised, leaving the end user unsatisfied. A smooth, level subfloor allows flooring material to lay flat and helps prevent buckling, popping of the seams, potential moisture problems and even telegraphing. Continue reading From self-leveling to shower kits, suppliers helping dealers succeed

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Install welcomes seven new members

Seven companies in the flooring industry are the newest members of Install: Base King, FreeFit, HPS Schönox, H.B. Fuller, Uniseal Solutions, Velcro, and Winkleman Sales.

“There are many subfloor and flooring challenges professional floor installers encounter every day. It is for that reason Schönox has partnered with Install to help educate professional craftsmen on new techniques, manufacturer recommendations and technologically advanced products to better prepare substrates prior to floor installations,” said Enos Farnsworth, president, North America, HPS Schönox. “We embrace Install’s comprehensive, high-quality training program and believe that a highly trained flooring professional is a requirement for successful flooring installation.” Continue reading Install welcomes seven new members

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HPS Schönox unveils product line for healthcare industry

Florence, AL – November 8, 2012 – HPS Schönox has introduced a series of subfloor products geared toward the challenges and unique needs of the healthcare sector.  Characterized by exceptional air quality standards, the ability to contribute to LEED credits, and a system that allows for faster, more efficient flooring installations makes this product offering the strongest of its kind for healthcare renovations. Continue reading HPS Schönox unveils product line for healthcare industry