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Beyond the Gym – The Evolution of Rubber Sport Flooring

There was time when rubber sport flooring was only found in your local gym. As facilities have grown and changed, sport flooring has evolved to keep step. Over the last decade, rubber sport flooring has expanded beyond workouts and weight rooms. “Sport flooring” can also be used in non-traditional applications such as in classrooms, high-traffic […]

Keeping it Dry… Moisture Barriers for Carpet

Depending on your performance requirements, moisture barriers are an integral part of choosing and installing carpet. Designed to be installed underneath the carpet and over the pad, or attached to the carpet itself, having a moisture a barrier provides a layer of protection from liquid from penetrating through. Over time, this can extend the life […]

Crossville Tile – Innovation and Sustainability

Crossville is one of the most intriguing manufacturers in floor covering today. Innovative, creative, and dedicated to sustainable design solutions, Crossville offers a wide range of products and pricing options. Crossville is “America’s leading manufacturer of porcelain tile while also offering a variety of glass and natural stone tile for interior and exterior floors, walls, […]

Contract Renewals and New Products for 2023

With the new year upon us, it’s time for some updates and changes across the floor covering industry. Continental Flooring offers several cooperative contracts which have recently been updated with new contract numbers, pricing, and products. There has always been power in numbers and the same holds true with cooperative contracts. Cooperative contracts allow members […]

Floor Covering Trends for 2023

Happy New Year from Continental Flooring! With the pandemic (mostly) in the rear-view mirror, facilities are looking to update and improve their spaces. With the release of many new commercial flooring products and flooring technologies, 2023 is the year to make some changes. Looking toward the future, there are several trends to consider for your […]

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Continental Flooring Awarded New CMAS Contract

Based on the GSA offerings and our GSA contract GS-03F-001BA, Continental Flooring has been awarded a new CMAS contract. California Multiple Award Schedules (CMAS) agreements are established for State and Local government agencies in California to purchase information technology and non-information technology products and services.  The CMAS Program creates a pool of suppliers that an agency […]

Continental Flooring Gives Back

As the holiday quickly approaches, Continental is wrapping up the year by giving back and working within our community to support some notable philanthropic projects. Our fantastic Continental staff has worked together events, toy drives, and warehouse cleanouts to provide help to those in need. Recent Continental Flooring philanthropies include: Clays for Kids – Boys […]

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The New and Evolved World of Commercial Gym Flooring

There was a time when commercial gyms had limited flooring options. Today, commercial gyms are booming, and gym flooring and sport flooring has grown into a massive sector in the industry. Gym flooring has evolved. As facilities have grown and changed, gym flooring has had to keep step and plays a vital role in functionality. […]

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WPC & SPC Vinyl Floors – Luxury at the Core

It’s no secret that luxury vinyl tile (LVT) and luxury vinyl plank (LVP) are among the fastest growing categories in floor covering. If you’re researching LVT or LVP, you may also see the acronyms WPC (wood polymer composite) and SPC (stone polymer composite) which describe the “core” of the product. In the flooring world, there […]

Rubber Tile – Functional Versatility

Rubber by its very nature is an interesting product. Natural rubber is born from the sap of the Hevea Brasiliensis, more commonly called the rubber tree. It takes six years for a tree to produce sap and it can continue to produce for about 28 years. Most trees produce 19 pounds of rubber every year. […]