Sun’s Out, Floors Out!

It’s finally that time of year when you can shed your UGG slippers and get into that bikini from last year that we all know fits perfectly. For those of us who are lucky enough to work in the industry, we use this season to kick off our shoes and feel the great floors of the… Continue reading Sun’s Out, Floors Out!

These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things – Website Edition!

It’s the first week of 2015 and Spartan’s running full speed ahead into the New Year! Almost four years ago, Spartan underwent a MASSIVE re-branding. From our logo and colors to a massive overhaul of website – we brought a brand new face to the market.  And BOOOY did we need it! Like most things,… Continue reading These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things – Website Edition!

ECOsurfaces Launches “Pattern Play”­ – Click. Drag. Drop. Create!

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. Previously, designers and customers had to request custom pattern mock-ups from the manufacturer, which… Continue reading ECOsurfaces Launches “Pattern Play”­ – Click. Drag. Drop. Create!

Capri Mediterra Gets the Royal Treatment

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. To kick it off, Capri, always well recognized for the environmental attributes of their products, announced in May of 2011 that their Mediterra Cork Collection had earned FloorScore®… Continue reading Capri Mediterra Gets the Royal Treatment

The NEW Look of Janney Elementary – Toli FasolPlus & Linotesta

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. Janney opened its… Continue reading The NEW Look of Janney Elementary – Toli FasolPlus & Linotesta

Using Waste Wisely – Salvaged Wood Wall

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. The Salvaged Wood Wall project is one of many inspiring ideas of how to put this material to great use. To read… Continue reading Using Waste Wisely – Salvaged Wood Wall

Procedo Versa Quartz – Granted USPS National Specification

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). Versa Quartz tile is selected to be used as a traditional floor covering finish in highly trafficked USPS hallways, offices and break rooms. In many applications, the… Continue reading Procedo Versa Quartz – Granted USPS National Specification