Materiality/Specification

Highlights

ID 33286897 © Hxdbzxy | Dreamstime.com

The Durable Coated Fabrics Task Group’s Guide to Specifying Healthcare Materials

Here are the best questions to ask and what to prioritize in today’s post-pandemic world.
Getty Images 1372682934

ASID Predicts the Year's Top 5 Sustainability Trends

As eco-consciousness becomes an ingrained lifestyle choice in more neighborhoods and communities, we examine what commercial designers should take away from these consumers.
Courtesy of Mohawk Group
The Mohawk Group Lichen Collection, designed in collaboration with Jason F. McLennan, is the first floorcovering to achieve Living Product Challenge Petal Certification.

Tackle Carbon Neutrality with Product Specification

Specifying products with low embodied carbon can help your organization meet its carbon reduction goals. Learn more.
Image by Peter Molick
Kitchen and living room area at American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge in Dallas.

Perkins&Will's Tori Wickard Talks Total Transparency

Their senior project architect gets personal about she and the firm’s journey toward a healthier understanding of material composition.
Maxresdefault 642ee3cc97831

Take a Sneak Peek at Interface's Third Space Collection

The new Third Space collection from Interface combines the classic feel of the office with a plush, residential vibe. Check out this product preview for a closer look.
Image courtesy of Infinity Drain
Infinity Drain's Pro Series, center drains.

Infinity Drain Announces New Online Specification Tool

Product Selector guides users through the drain spec’ing process.
Image courtesy of Arto Brick & CA Pavers
Undulated Trend: Clara on Tierra Madre from Arto Brick & CA Pavers

Top 10 Tile Trends to Look for at Coverings 2023

Commemorate National Tile Day on Feb. 23 with this annual sneak peek.
I_0415_Web_CEU_1

Composite Wood Panels: The Big Green Picture

Changes in LEED v4 credit requirements are important, but only part of the story