FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — October 3, 2019

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This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from August 29 through October 2, 2019.


To meet your flooring project needs, find contractors, installers and more in these updated industry guides (Products and Services » Publications)

Will your new carpet meet sustainability criteria for programs like LEED? This new assessment can help you find out (Products and Services » Publications)


Wondering how healthy and eco-friendly your hand dryers are? Excel Dryer’s pace-setting Health Product Declarations let you know (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)

See how ICP Group’s acquisition of IdeaPaint high-performance dry-erase paint creates a one-stop shop for specialty coatings (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

ATI Frosted Fusion Collection of laminates on substrates, used as office wall panels

If you’re looking for wall panels or inserts to divide space, this durable collection creates the look of frosted glass at an affordable price (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

If you need a flexible tube mount for your sensor, camera, tablet or other equipment, this one is not only strong but waterproof (Electronic Communications, A/V » Products and Services)

Need to reduce your noise level? Armstrong’s seamless ceiling panels look and install like drywall but perform like an acoustical ceiling (Building Products » Products and Services)

If you need a turnkey smart lighting solution with full sensors and controls, see what this FSG/OSRAM collaboration can do for you (Lighting » Products and Services)

Find out how you can continuously disinfect your work environment without harmful UV rays, with integrated wireless control (Lighting » Products and Services)

If you need a sturdy, secure door for wide, high-traffic openings, check out Stanley’s new telescoping automatic door (Products and Services » Security)

Need to redo your grout? This new tile and stone grout promises stain resistance and easy cleanup — in 35 colors (Building Products » Products and Services)

Would signage projected on the floor make it easier for visitors to navigate large facilities? Mitsubishi Electric aims to find out (Other » Products and Services)

Need to reduce noise in your facilities? Sound Seal’s wall and ceiling acoustical panels offer eco-friendly, cost-effective options (Building Products » Products and Services)

See how this smart workplace app will deliver occupancy insight, room booking and wayfinding for a pharmaceutical company (Contract Awards)