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Did you know that more than one million people in the US are diagnosed with cancer each year? That half of all men and one-third of all women in the US will develop cancer during their lifetimes? It’s a battle. A battle best fought with love, support, care and of course best-in-class treatment. Continue Reading...

AND/OR, a blend of soft rubber and cork addressed two main concerns of the renovated Eileen Fisher retail space – comfort underfoot for the salespeople who are on their feet all day and sound deadening to create a quiet environment within the bustling Columbus Circle mall. Contributing to the sustainability, AND/OR is made with 34.9% pre-consumer recycled content and is FloorScore® certified for indoor air quality. Continue Reading...

Last week, Cosmo Couture held their third annual event benefiting My Sister’s Place – a support center in Washington, D.C. for battered women and their children. Cosmo Couture challenges local architecture and design firms to design and fabricate couture garments out of materials found in their material libraries – rubber, wood veneer, wall-covering, you name it. Continue Reading...

Spartan is excited to announce the introduction of Procedo’s newest line, Summa Design Flooring. Summa Design 18” x 18” tiles are manufactured by infusing a durable fabric top layer with an LVT bottom layer. The construction provides the dependability of LVT with the limitless design capabilities that fabrics and textiles offer. Continue Reading...

Staticworx® Flooring, North America’s leader in static-free flooring for labs, cleanrooms and electronics technology spaces, today announced it was named to the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 list for the third year in a row. Continue Reading...

WHEW! 2011 was a busy year for Capri! The five year old company took the year in stride going to great lengths to enhance their cork offering. Continue Reading...

It’s been five years since Spartan opened its doors in Forest Hill Maryland. Three guys, three lines and three states. Five years later Spartan is still spreading its wings. Continue Reading...

Janney Elementary, a DC public school located near Tenley Circle in northwest Washington, D.C., serves the community of American University Park and part of Friendship Heights. Thanks to the building modernization program, and education reforms begun under the Fenty Administration, Janney has undergone significant reconstruction and modernization to better serve its community. Continue Reading...

“A Smart100 CEO is one that is recognized for his or her leadership, strategic vision and character in running a business. They span the many industries that are succeeding here in Baltimore – from IT and government contracting, to staffing and public relations. Together, they represent Baltimore’s top 100 CEO’s, the thought leaders of today’s businesses.” Craig Burris – Publisher Baltimore SmartCEO Continue Reading...

Spartan Surfaces is proud to participate in this year’s Breaking Boundaries event. The event will be held over breakfast Wednesday, November 2nd - the opening day of NeoCon East held in Baltimore’s Convention Center. The theme of this year’s event is “Design Changes Everything!” and promises to be energizing highlighting design thinking in business and education. Continue Reading...

Staticworx Inc., North America’s leading producer of anti-static flooring products, has once again made Inc. Magazine’s list of the fastest- growing privately held companies in the United States. Since 1982, Inc. Magazine has honored businesses with accolades and offered encouragement to budding entrepreneurs in equal parts, but the 500/5000 list and its corresponding annual conference have become its best-known and most celebrated endeavor. Continue Reading...

ECOsurfaces Commercial Flooring has launched a custom color application on the ECOsurfaces website called "Pattern Play." The application allows a designer or potential customer to develop a custom color pattern using the standard ColorMill EPDM colors that are offered by ECOsurfaces. Continue Reading...

Each year the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) holds their Cosmo Couture Event in several US cities. The charity event encourages groups of architects and designers to design and create a runway worthy outfit from one of the materials found in their library. Continue Reading...

Greenspace in a nonprofit organization focusing on green building within affordable housing, real estate and economic development within Washington, D.C. and the National Capital Region. Greenspace aims to be the premiere green learning and resource center for the area by serving as a living classroom for understanding the benefits of sustainable and environmental construction and renovation. Continue Reading...

DesignSponge often finds a way to create something inspiring from what many would consider waste. At the completion of many, if not all, of our projects wood scraps are innumerable and often wasted. Continue Reading...

At the start of the year, Procedo Versa Quartz tile was awarded the national specification for use in United States Postal Service (USPS) processing and distribution centers (P&DC's). Continue Reading...