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FREE Greenbuilding Webinar: Get In On The Ground Floor: Modern, Sustainable Healthcare Flooring, September 24, 12-1 pm EDT

Flooring,Healthcare

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

In this one-hour course, design professionals will gain in-depth knowledge of sustainable, resilient fluid-applied flooring. It will discuss how it solves many issues present in both resilient flooring and fluid-applied flooring by providin… more...

  Filed under: Flooring

1 replies | 244 views | Posted on: 09/16/2020 | Last updated: 09/17/2020

VIDEO: Low VOC, Recycled Rubber Flooring, from Rubber Floors and More

Flooring,Low VOC,Rubber Flooring,Floors,Recycled,Recycled Rubber

by Rate It Green Team

Join Matt Hoots at the 2020 Atlanta Build Expo as he talks to Alan Quinn about Rubber Floors and More.  Alan introduces the company's Low VOC rolled and interlocking rubber floors, made from recycled and then cleaned tires an… more...

  Filed under: Rubber Flooring

0 replies | 1374 views | Posted on: 07/23/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

Webinar: Get In On The Ground Floor: Modern, Sustainable, Healthcare Flooring, July 21, 12pm EDT

Sustainability,Flooring,Healthcare

by samanthaklein Intern

In this one-hour course, design professionals will gain in-depth knowledge of sustainable, resilient fluid-applied flooring. It will discuss how it solves many issues present in both resilient flooring and fluid-applied flooring by providin… more...

  Filed under: Flooring

0 replies | 1029 views | Posted on: 06/18/2020 | Last updated: 06/18/2020

Where are the best places (online or in person) to shop for a new healthy and sustainable residential rug or carpet?

Green Building,Healthy Building Materials,Materials,Flooring,Healthy Buildings,Rugs,Carpets,Carpeting

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

So my son wants a new rug for his room, and we need a new rug in the basemet, preferably a thick one since this is going in a room a band practices in, and they want to keep the sound from bouncing a lot. With all of the green building p… more...

  Filed under: Other

0 replies | 1919 views | Posted on: 01/31/2020 | Last updated: 01/31/2020

use of linoleum flooring in bathrooms

Flooring

by Christine O. green consumer

Does anyone have any practical experience with linoleum, such as Marmoleum, in a bathroom? The general contractor with whom I spoke advised against it since it is water resistant rather than waterproof. The manufacturer says that it should … more...

  Filed under: Flooring

6 replies | 3008 views | Posted on: 08/21/2017 | Last updated: 07/25/2019

I need a fabulous water-based poly or other eco floor coating

Flooring,Low VOC

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

I need a recommendation for a water-based poly. When I mentioned using a more environmentally friendly floor coating, I got a shrug and a maybe. Please let me know if there's a product out there you love and can highly recommend! We'… more...

  Filed under: Flooring

15 replies | 4827 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015 | Last updated: 07/25/2019

Armstrong vinyl plank flooring

Certification,Flooring,Armstrong,Vinyl Flooring

by Steven_Spicer

I looked on the site to see if I could find any reviews for floor paneling or tiling manufacturers offering a reasonable level of effort to create sustainable products for the cost and environmentally concerned customer =) I was/am happy… more...

  Filed under: Flooring

0 replies | 881 views | Posted on: 08/04/2015 | Last updated: 08/04/2015

 

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