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Flooring Trends: A Grey Area

Flooring Trends: A Grey Area

Flooring Trends: A Grey Area If you’ve read our blog post on the 4 Flooring Trends of 2019, you’ll know that flooring materials are becoming more daring, diverse and downright spectacular! Whilst variation in terms of materials is on the rise, there seems to have been a dramatic uplift in the use of one particular colour. No matter where you look, it seems that grey is taking over. From residential spaces with plush grey carpets, rugs, sofas and accessories to…

LEGO-Lands a Colourful Refurbishment | All Things Flooring

LEGO-Lands a Colourful Refurbishment | All Things Flooring

LEGO-Lands a Colourful Refurbishment It’s no secret that we love a bit of brand identity reflected in great flooring. In fact, we’ve written a whole host of blog posts on the matter! There are several commercial and industrial sites that use flooring as an extension of their brand, whether they add a hint of light catching aggregate to reflect an air of luxury, or use coloured flooring to mirror a brand logo. Whilst this can be both subtle and effective,…

Screeds: Sand & Cement vs Self Leveller

Screeds: Sand & Cement vs Self Leveller

Screeds: Sand & Cement vs Self Leveller Traditionally, levelling screeds were simply a semi dry mix of OPC cement & sharp screeding sand. They were regularly used to overcome the issue of a structural slab with a surface too rough or uneven to apply the floor finish to directly. This could be either a new concrete slab with an unacceptable finish or the refurbishment of an existing building where the floor’s surface may have been damaged during the working lifetime…

It’s National Dairy Moo-nth | All Things Flooring

It's National Dairy Moo-nth | All Things Flooring

It’s National Dairy Moo-nth June is National Dairy Month and whilst most often celebrated across the pond in the US, we didn’t want to miss out at All Things Flooring HQ! When this celebration of all things dairy began in 1937, National Milk Month as it was known then was created to stabilise the dairy demand when production was at a surplus. Nowadays, this annual tradition celebrates the contributions that the dairy industry has made to the world and the…

5 Steps for a Safe Site

5 Steps for a Safe Site

June is a busy month, not only hosting National Dairy Month celebrations in the United States but National Safety Month too! The aim of this month is to emphasise how to identify, prevent and report risks to ensure that you, and those around you are safely going about your daily business. This is very easy to do in your own home, as you are likely to be very aware of potential risks and who is exposed to them, but how…

Office Communal Areas: 5 Vital Design Tips

Office Communal Areas: 5 Vital Design Tips

Office Communal Areas: 5 Vital Design Tips The days of traditional offices are over. We’re saying goodbye to boring and demotivating designs and layouts and hello to new ways of working in areas that are inviting and productive. Today, we’re focusing on communal areas and giving you some design tips for creating the perfect shared workspace area, covering everything from the worktops to the flooring while ensuring practicality and style all the while. Give It A Purpose First things first,…

4 Flooring Trends of 2019

4 Flooring Trends of 2019

4 Flooring Trends of 2019 13th May 2019 Dan Ash Architect, Engineer, Consultant, End User, Ideas and Inspiration, Retail and Leisure Flooring Trends, Mosaics, Stamped Concrete, Stone Carpet, Sustainable, terrazzo Flooring trends are increasingly becoming more daring and creative. Whether you are looking for trends to take into your home, your store or an industrial space, we delve into the top four flooring trends for this year. 1. Wood-alike Since our post on stamped concrete, we are noticing more and…

Robust, Reused, Recycled: Terrazzo Flooring

Robust, Reused, Recycled: Terrazzo Flooring

Robust, Reused, Recycled: Terrazzo Flooring We are reminded in nearly every aspect of our life to recycle, whether through the recyclable symbol on food packaging, the reduction of single-life plastics in retail or horror stories about our dying planet on social media. With the issue being so widely and openly discussed, it is making it easier and easier to do our bit to reduce, reuse and recycle – even when it comes to interior design. Choosing terrazzo flooring is a…

Keeping Clean From the Ground Up

Keeping Clean From the Ground Up

The above infographic outlines basic cleanroom requirements and classifications. Where are they found? Whilst cleanrooms can vary in size and complexity, they are used extensively in industries such as pharmaceuticals, semiconductor manufacturing, biotech, medical device and life sciences as well as the critical process manufacturing common in aerospace, optics, military and Department of Energy facilities. Cleanrooms are used in industries such as pharmaceutical, biotech and life sciences What are cleanroom standards? Keeping a space clean does not mean that you…

Which Flooring is the Cream of the Crop for the Dairy Industry?

Which Flooring is the Cream of the Crop for the Dairy Industry?

Which Flooring is the Cream of the Crop for the Dairy Industry? If you are an All Things Flooring regular you will have seen a handful of blog posts on flooring solutions for the food and beverage industry, but when it comes to the dairy industry, specific measures must be taken to ensure the flooring is fit for purpose. Let’s moo-sey through some key considerations. Hoof-friendly Flooring Creameries are often purpose built to deal with cattle, especially in the milking…