Today, in every facet of our lives, there’s a keen awareness to be less wasteful and more efficient, and the flooring industry is no exception. The common denominator among green products is each either helps divert volume from the landfill, conserves natural resources, extends the product life cycle or reduces the problems associated with off-gassing. The concept of the 3Rs – reduce, reuse, recycle – has been broadened to include the concept of sustainability.
Even though the green movement is everywhere, it is still early in the game and everyday flooring companies are increasing the environmentally-friendly options available to you the consumer. As your eco-friendly flooring specialist, I am dedicated to ensuring the flooring you choose is not only good for the environment but the right solution for you and your family.
Almost every category of flooring manufactured today has qualities to consider when choosing to go green. Following are some considerations in each category: