Oct 25, 2016 . For more information about WPC flooring, see Wood-Plastic Composite & Plastic Lumber by The Freedonia Group. This comprehensive industry study presents historical demand data, forecasts, market environment factors, industry structure, and company market share critical information for business..
Aug 3, 2017 . Are you wondering what the environmental impact of Wood-plastic composites (WPC) is? WPC is a product range that has been developing for the last 40 years. There is an increase in its usage and it led to a rise in its market share. WPC are composites that contain a wood component in the particle form..
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The product almost sells itself is a refrain some flooring dealers voice when describing the appeal of LVT, the industry's hottest product, which is taking market share away from other hard surfaces. First things first, LVT almost definitely does not sell itself; dealers need to understand the homeowners' goals and objectives..
Sep 21, 2017 . WPC (Wood Plastic Composite) click vinyl plank flooring is the newest innovation in the vinyl flooring market. The planks are thicker. Usually 5.5 mm or more. Installation directly onto the sub floor without the need for any underlay is the norm. However, if you have any areas on your sub floor which may..
Nov 15, 2017 . I compared the samples to all ranges of flooring on the market and found that the WPC exceeded what the design market would consider top/high end flooring on the market for 1/2 the price. . The flooring was placed on a mid-size medium grade underlayment over a concrete floor. The flooring had to be..
And it's been taking share from other hard surface categories because of its ease of installation and how it effectively hides uneven or substandard subfloors. . At Surfaces 2013, US Floors launched the WPC/rigid LVT category with Coretec Plus, modifying the LVT cap into a thinner 1.5mm profile and using a 1.5mm cork..
The October 2016 announcement that Shaw Industries would acquire USFloors, the leading US supplier of wood-plastic composite (WPC) flooring, demonstrates the strong growth in demand WPC flooring has seen since its introduction to the US market. WPC flooring is similar to luxury vinyl tile (LVT) flooring but has a..
Dec 25, 2016 . The cork underlayment helps in a few different ways. First, it adds a bit of cushioning. So, the floor has a bit more give and is easier on your feet. Also, it can help camouflage minor imperfections in the floor (note: it will not hide sloping or major unevennesssee below about that). It also gives a tad of..
The companies who fall in the middle will find it harder to maintain market share. 2017 will be the beginning of the pretenders being replaced by the contenders. With so many new companies combined with companies that have been in the market for years that have been doing business because of no competition will see..
Feb 21, 2017 . Wood Plastic Composite flooring also known as WPC is a new product in the flooring market that has characteristics that make it a great hard-surface option for . Underlayment can be used with WPC to get the soft feel consumers commonly associate with laminate, but it is seldom required for warranty
Feb 8, 2018 . Vinyl tiles have a standard size of 12×12 inches, but thanks to the flexibility of the manufacturing process, can be made bigger or smaller to fit the .. We've created a list of a few companies whose names tend to pop up the most to help you get a more clear view of what the vinyl flooring market looks like
There's a lot of confusion in the market regarding where WPC and rigid core boards (RCB) fit.In my mind it is very clear, one category is not better than the other; they both complement each other. The analogy I use when I try to explain the differences between WPC and RCB is carpet. Most people know what carpet is all..
Feb 6, 2017 . New generations of multi-layer LVT, referred to as WPC flooring or rigid LVT, have definite structural advantages in less-than-ideal subfloor situations or . Karndean's rigid core product, Korlok, will be shown at the winter market and trade shows, and will be available to the consumer market in Spring 2017