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Flooring & Tile

A compilation of HousingZone's articles, surveys, ideas, trends, and tips on flooring for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.

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Thoughts on Carpet

When it comes to design opinions, how do you feel about carpet? An architect weighs in


Guest Column: Blurred Lines

Using floor-to-ceiling sliding or folding glass doors is an effective means of enhancing the connection between interior spaces and the outdoors.

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The Ellington collection of tiles from Walker Zanger is created from marble and limestone inlaid with brass, copper, and stainless steel. 

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Pure Genius Smart Hardwood Flooring

The titanium dioxide technology comprising this flooring system from Lauzon Distinctive Hardwood Flooring breaks down airborne bacteria, viruses, molds, and carcinogens in a room.

Flooring & Tile

Chicago by Mediterranea Porcelain Tiles

Mediterranea has recreated the look and feel of vintage Chicago-style brick in this new porcelain tile series.

Flooring & Tile

Armstrong Alterna Engineered Stone

Armstrong offers these crushed limestone-composite tiles as an alternative to natural stone and ceramic tile.

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Lean and Green Blog: Sustainable products highlights from IBS 2012

As the building world concludes another International Builders’ Show, the sentiment shared by many of the attendees was one of hope for a better year…

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