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5 Reasons Why LVT is Better Than Hardwood


Thinking about new flooring in your restaurant, coffee shop, grocery store, or farmer's market?  Do you love the warmth and look of wood, but are worried about how it will withstand such a demanding environment?  Don't worry - luxury vinyl tile (LVT) is the answer you've been looking for!  Check out these top five reasons why LVT is better than hardwood for commercial flooring applications: Variety LVT comes in thousands and thousands of different colours, styles, and...

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The Wrong Entrance Mat is a Hazard


The wrong entrance matting can make a bad situation worse - it can go from being an attempted solution to a problem into being a problem all its own! We were called out to look at the slippery wetness problems a local grocery store was having at their front entrance this past winter.  Once we arrived, it was easy to diagnose the issue!  The store was using a single 3-foot by 10-foot runner at their main entrance that...

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Virtually stain-proof commercial carpet


Did you know that Mohawk's Duracolor premium nylon carpet fibre is permanently guaranteed to resist 99% of all common stains?  That’s right, the stain protection is permanently built in, so you don’t have to worry about it washing off or wearing away like the temporary, topical treatments used by many other carpet fibres. In fact, the permanent stain protection is so good, Mohawk guarantees it. Traditional nylon carpet fibres have a positive charge that attracts the 99% of common stains that are negatively charged, causing many...

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Posted June 13, 2018 in Flooring, Carpets, Carpet Tiles|0 Comments

First Impressions Count with Entrance Matting


Everybody knows the old adage: you only get one chance to make a first impression! And the same rule applies to the front door of business. Your main entrance is the first thing your customers see, and it instantly gives them an idea about how you operate your business. What kind of impression do you want to make? Have a look at this west-coast casual dining restaurant's front lobby vestibule. What kind of impression does a crooked, sloppy...

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