Cork

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The trend to bring nature and its elements indoors has inspired a new trend in flooring. Over the past few years, cork floors have become a popular flooring choice due to its chic-unique aesthetics and environmental benefits.

The Right Choice for Your Home

A cork floor is warm as well as inviting, and complements a variety of decorating styles and elements, including all wood furniture finishes. It's the perfect choice no matter your current decor or taste. Whether you prefer a casual, modern or relaxed country look, a cork floor will accentuate any style or space.

Cork floors have been used for decades...
Cork floors have increased in popularity, such as this TORLYS Cork floor, because of the warm, comfort and easy-living style.
Cork floors have increased in popularity, such as this TORLYS Cork floor, because of the warm, comfort and easy-living style.

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In home decorating as in life, the old saying holds true - knowledge is power. When it comes to flooring, homeowners are starting to rethink their flooring choices in light of new information and concerns regarding indoor air quality.

A new question is being asked: How healthy are my floors?

Because this issue is so relevant to today's consumer, it is not surprising that unbiased facts and research results come from an independent non-profit source.

The Ecology Center is a Michigan-based non-profit environmental organization that works in the United States at the local, state, and national...
For good health indoors, start with your floors
Why not consider an earth-friendly floor the next time you redecorate your home? TORLYS cork floors are not only comfortable and warm, they contribute to improved indoor air quality.

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Posted in: Cork
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by Louis Iannaco - FC News

Earlier this month, FC News discussed the myths about cork floors with various cork flooring manufacturers. Here is an excerpt of that article.

The term “preconceived notions” has a negative ring to it as those involved in the production and sales of cork flooring can readily attest. For a segment that has been around for
generations, it seems not nearly enough people know fact from fiction when it comes to the benefits and performance attributes of this alternative offering.

Today’s cork flooring manufacturers have made it a large part of their mission to change this perception, or misperception, and make the product a more acceptable, mainstream option for the end user. Using education as their chief weapon, cork executives seek to raise awareness about a natural product that was actually green long before it became cool to be so...

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This year, instead of thinking about creating a warmer and healthier space for the kids, why not, well, just do it?

With everyone spending more time indoors, it's a great time to liven things up. Redesigning rooms with cork floors may be the answer. It's a sure way to combine warmth and comfort with eye-catching style and improved indoor air quality.

Eco-friendly pluses of cork flooring have environmentally conscious Canadians walking on air. Cork is 50% air. Nature has bestowed it...
Beautiful, warm Cork floor

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