Anti-Microbial Paint

 

“PAINT SHIELD” By Sherwin-Williams

This year Sherwin-Williams has rolled out a very interesting new product they’re calling “Paint Shield,” which is EPA certified to kill 99.9% of bacteria (which includes E. coli, Staph, & MRSA) within two hours of its presence on the paint’s surface. This antimicrobial protection is also claimed to last for approximately 4 years given normal wear and tear. It is also applied just like standard paint, needing no special tools or… Read more »


PAREO BY FABER

RETRACTABLE COOKTOP HOOD

In just about every kitchen design we’ve done at the FCA the range hood always becomes a challenge. Often times you’re left with the two extremes of making the hood a major focal point of the room or hiding it behind casework and paneling. While both of these can make for some beautiful designs, it does serve as a limiting factor to the kitchen layout (namely that… Read more »


Leather Flooring

Check out the new TORLYS line from Carlisle

A company called Carlisle Wide Plank Floors (which you may have guessed, produces primarily wood flooring) was in our office this past week and had a new product to show off: leather plank flooring. Much like engineered wood flooring, their leather planks are built from plywood with a layer of recycled leather adhered to the top. This product would be a… Read more »