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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

At the Cleveland Boat show this year, I came across a new product called Orthodek. Curious, I inquired what made this flooring unique and wondered if I could use it for the swim platform on our 411 Beneteau. The reason we needed to change it out was simple - the natural teak we had in our 20-year-old boat was starting to buckle on one

by: Erik Kyle, Publisher, Great Lakes Scuttlebutt

tags: Do It Yourself (DIY), Flooring

Monday, July 9, 2018

Infinity Woven Products is excited to announce the recent expansion of its sales team with localized internal sales representatives. This expansion will allow the Dalton, Georgia-based woven flooring company to provide expedited engagement and personalized service to its customers in the marine, RV and other industries it serves.

tags: Employment News, Flooring

Friday, April 20, 2018

Made of the same high-quality material that customers expect from PlasDECK, the Eco Series includes recycled content that allows the company to sell this flooring at a lower cost without lowering standards. PlasDECK, Inc., the industry leader of synthetic teak boat decking, recently launched a revolutionary new product line. PlasDECK

tags: Environmental Impact, Flooring

Thursday, February 15, 2018

What began as a one-man mobile operation in 1979 has grown to a 35,000 sq. ft. facility with several divisions and one hundred employees. Owner John Bowen began in a men’s clothing store constructing leather products along with the clothing in the tailoring department. His knowledge led him to launch Dockside Canvas and he

tags: Canvas & Upholstery, Flooring, Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

NAUTIKFLÖR is a realistic-looking nautical flooring that provides the beauty and elegance of real teak and cherry, but offers the low-maintenance advantages and durability of PVC Flooring. It’s one of the latest innovations designed and developed by surfacing specialist ICA Group, which also manufactures NUTEAK Decking.

tags: Do It Yourself (DIY), Flooring

Friday, December 8, 2017

Nothing evokes the historic romance of the sea like the natural beauty of teak decking. But the marine environment is one of the toughest environments on earth — meaning significant exposure to sun, storms, salt, and spray. Teak Life, a new family of products from Sansin, was born from a passion for the sea — and a passion

tags: Cleaners, Flooring

Thursday, April 13, 2017

It’s that time of the year again when dreams of the summer breeze and long lake days are filling heads with great memories from the past and providing a yearning for making new memories! There is something unique about that experience of being on the water with family and friends. The days can’t last long enough. There is

tags: Boat Covers, Canvas & Upholstery, Flooring

Monday, March 27, 2017

The next time you are in the market to replace that dingy or ripped up carpet on your boat, you can approach the chore with some extra knowledge and facts and be assured you are getting what you want and need. Sparta Carpets, headquartered in Dalton, Georgia — the leading center in the production of carpet manufacturing in the

tags: Boating 101, Flooring

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

PlasTEAK, Inc. is the industry leader for synthetic teak, providing durable low-maintenance alternatives to natural wood for marine use for over 20 years. Now in 2017, PlasTEAK is announcing the launch of EZ Boat Sole, an innovative interior flooring that provides the classic look of teak and holly flooring but with easy installation

tags: Flooring

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Why SC Wake SeaDek flooring? Is it the cheapest, Absolutely not Is SeaDek the premium performing EVA boat flooring for 14 years, Absolutely Yes SC wake SeaDek is durable, shock absorbent and provides not only an exceptional traction surface but also lessens the fatigue brought on by prolonged standing while working on hard

tags: Flooring

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