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What’s New This Year In Flooring At BDNY?
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Carpet and Hard Surface Products Made Especially for the Hospitality Environment BDNY 2018 is upon us and we are excited to showcase our latest collections designed especially for the hospitality market. Our hospitality flooring solutions feature innovative hard surfaces and carpet styles designed to inspire customers to create floors that are relevant for today’s hospitality experiences. If you’re headed to the show, be sure...

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Durkan Custom Carpet Part of New Museum Exhibit
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Photo credit: Cave of Secrets by Jake Naughton for the New York Times Artist Liz Collins Features Custom Carpet as Part of Complex Art Installation A few years ago, Mohawk Group met Liz Collins, a Brooklyn based artist who has been working across art, design, fashion, installation, and performance for two decades. Collins was designing an immersive installation at the Tang Museum in Upstate...

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What is the Best Alternative to Axminster Carpet? Definity.
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The benefits of Definity carpet far outweigh Axminster. Recyclable, richly textured and fully customizable — Discover the Definity difference.   I am fortunate enough to work in Mohawk Group’s Light Lab Design Center, which houses our entire commercial design team and is the first Living Building Challenge Petal Certified project in the state of Georgia. Our space has incredible views and a positive cooperative environment, but it is...

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Green Has Sprung In Hospitality Flooring Design
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Colors are shifting in hospitality design, and here at Durkan we are excited about the introduction of so many beautiful shades of greens. Pantone predicted that green would be big this year, which is being reinforced by what we are seeing everywhere we go. Read more about Pantone’s “Greenery” here. Deep emerald, jade and lime greens are all showing up in inspiration material and...

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Green Lodging Right Down to the Carpet
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For the first LEED Platinum certified hotel in the United States, sustainability is a guiding tenet in every way that hospitality is extended to green-minded guests. That’s why it was important for the Proximity Hotel in Greensboro, N.C., to make responsible decisions with the waste that was created from a recent renovation. In addition to specifying beautiful custom multi-level cut and loop carpeting from...

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D*SCOVERing A New Generation Of Design Talent
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Our Durkan D*SCOVER student design competition, in partnership with NEWH, celebrates the talent of designers in the hospitality design field and contributes toward the education of future designers. The contest is held annually and winners are announced at HD Expo as part of a live presentation during the show. Know of a talented student designer that should enter? We invite you to reach out...

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