Not all terrazzo is poured in place. This is where precast comes in. Precast is a concrete block or slab that can be created and then transported to the project site to be installed. These are commonly used in staircases, walls, and countertops. Advantages of Precast Terrazzo ...

Donald Trump took the stage Thursday March 3, 2016 in Portland, Maine to rally supporters. In a 45 minute speech, Trump took jabs at Republican Mitt Romney but also informed the crowd that he had decided to use marble over terrazzo for an upcoming project....

Terrazzo looks amazing when finished and a lot of preparation goes into the completion of a project. But did you know there are many terrazzo systems set in place? Let's take a look at the many types of terrazzo. Types of Terrazzo   Rustic Terrazzo Let's start off with...

Everyone is looking for the next big thing. Every year there seems to be a new trend in hairstyle, clothing and technology. While some trends last, others tend to fade away. So how does terrazzo, a flooring material dating back several hundred years ago, all...

Over the years, the campaign to recycle has been stressed numerously. With a greater acceptance to preserve our planet's resource more than ever before, the construction industry shifts the focus on building a better future involving the development of sustainable buildings. Sustainable buildings will continue to rise...

Floors can last a long time, but unfortunately accidents do occur. Among all the floor issues, water damages can be the most costly.  As a result from flooding, plumbing leaks and overflowing tubs, water can find its way beneath the floor. Water damage is no...

Terrazzo has been dominant in recent weeks, taking on all challengers. Defeating hardwood, laminate, and tile so far, Terrazzo could possibly go down as the greatest flooring option of all time.  In the most anticipated match of the year, a classic opponent is confident of...

I took a blogging hiatus for the holiday season, but now I'm back and it's time to take on another challenger: tile In case you missed it, or have forgotten, in November, Terrazzo took on laminate flooring. This month we have a tried and true competitor joining...

There are so many people out there who think that in order for a material to be considered "eco-friendly" or "sustainable" it must be 100% natural. This leaves epoxy terrazzo, with it's synthetic, resinous matrix, left out of the mix (pun intended?)--but I'm here to...

One of the easiest parts about designing terrazzo floors? Choosing a resin color.   Like we mentioned in this blog post you can pick an accent color from your interiors and go from there.   One of the hardest parts? Choosing your aggregates. The color, size, and hardness of an aggregate will completely...