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...

Welcome back to Last time, hardwoods took on terrazzo and just barely came up short. This month, jumping into the ring we have: Defending the championship is, of course: Terrazzo versus laminate. Both contenders are pretty solid (pun intended) so I'm here to give you the pros and cons of...

Picking your terrazzo for a project can be pretty daunting, so I'm here to help! Everything from resin color to aggregate size makes a HUGE impact on how the final product of your terrazzo will look, so it's very important to take your time when deciding...

Welcome to the first installment of This week we'll be taking a look at two of the most popular flooring options out there.   Our first opponent is a shocking 300+  year old classic, with tons of charm to spare.   In the other corner, we have a modern favorite,...