Category Archives: Carpet

Engineered Floors Continues to Grow!

  Engineered Floors has finally broken ground on the company’s new carpet tile manufacturing plant in Whitfield Country, Georgia. The company expects the new carpet tile manufacturing plant to open in 2018. In addition, the facility will be about 520,000 … Continue reading

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Mohawk’s Light Lab: A Guiding Force in Greener Carpet

You may already know that our hometown of Dalton, GA is often referred to as the “Carpet Capital of the world.” What you may not know is the incredible leaps and bounds the carpet manufacturers like Mohawk and Shaw have … Continue reading

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What is Polyurethane Carpet Padding?

    Polyurethane foam is the most common form of carpet pad that the flooring industry uses for residential applications. Polyurethane foam padding consists of three types: prime cushion, bonded foam, and frothed foam. #1 – PRIME CUSHION Prime cushion … Continue reading

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Mohawk 2016 Sustainability Report

Recently Mohawk Industries released the 2016 Sustainability Report. In 2016, process improvements, equipment upgrades, and product re-engineering made a positive impact on Mohawk’s productivity by $140 million. Mohawk’s corporate responsibility and sustainability also had a big positive impact. Here are … Continue reading

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Beaulieu Supports MLB Atlanta Braves with Red Carpet Runway

Recently, Beaulieu provided a red carpet runway for the MLB Atlanta Braves at the inauguration game on April 14. The carpet was 220 feet long by 12 feet wide. April 14th marked the grand opening of SunTrust Park, which is … Continue reading

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Spring Decorating with Showcase Collection Carpets

Spring is a time full of life and bright colors, so why not brighten up your home with some new carpet or area rugs? The Carpet Express Showcase Collections features many beautiful residential carpets that would work well as wall-to-wall … Continue reading

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Floorvana 3.0

Later this year Shaw Industries will be releasing the third version of their Floorvana app. The new app will be Floorvana 3.0, which is now still in its beta stage. When Floorvana 3.0 is launched it will feature augmented reality … Continue reading

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Happy 50th Anniversary to Shaw Industries!

Shaw Industries, Inc. has been in business since 1946, and the company first started as Star Dye Company. Star Dye Company was a small business that dyed tufted scatter rugs. The company officially became Shaw Industries, Inc. in 1972. In … Continue reading

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2017 Design Trends

2016 was a great year for new design trends, and 2017 so far is the same way. Some of the design trends for this year are natural hues, faux finishes, mixed textures, and minimalism. The color for 2017 is a … Continue reading

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Kane Carpet

Kane Carpet offers innovative carpet styles, which come in a wide variety of patterns and colors. Since 1947, Kane Carpet has been established as one of the pioneers of the carpet industry in the United States. From the day they … Continue reading

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