Green building today encompasses a myriad of product certifications, building standards and manufacturing processes. Transparency tools range in focus, from environmental impacts to potential risks to human health – and it is no surprise either. People spend more than 90% of their time inside, where the EPA estimates that pollutants are between two and five times higher than those outdoors.
Every day facility managers face new challenges in providing beautiful interior environments that promote well-being. We know that flooring is one aspect to achieve their goal, and we deeply understand the critical role it plays in creating world-class buildings.
We're featuring new Milliken flooring and adhesives that uniquely address common, yet prohibitive challenges through proprietary Milliken technologies at IFMA's World Workplace 2016, booth 1117.
Interior design invites the opportunity for one to make a unique statement, but project timelines don’t always allow for custom pieces. We’ve designed a solution into our floor covering collections.
Print technology changes the possibilities and processes of design. It’s evident in where the technology is used. Take a glimpse into its evolution and the creative freedom it allows in interior design, and specifically, floor covering.
The earth is a never-ending well of inspiration. From lush flora and mineral formations, to the forces that form these evolving terrains, the natural world has been inspiring our new floor covering collections throughout 2016. Discover how we looked to nature once more to create Continental, using our unique lens of Milliken technology and design expertise.
In a world of design and the constant quest for innovation, the need for creativity and new thinking is never-ending. Foster individual and group creativity with the following five tips, some of which are given by our very own creative talents.
Color dramatically changes the way in which a single pattern helps create a desired aesthetic in interior environments. These three installations of our award-winning Allumé collection highlight the versatility of one floor covering design, molded to fit a range of interior identities through color, from one of calmness and peace to active and energetic.
At PKWARE in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, software engineers are uniquely positioned to experience the best of what their industry has to offer – and in turn create the best solutions in their industry. When the company moved offices, they partnered with Chemistry In Place and Milliken to create a flexible and collaborative environment that blends work and play.
From the beginning, PKWARE President and CEO Miller Newton had a clear understanding of today’s workplace: culture is extremely valuable to talent acquisition and employee collaboration – and it is inevitably conveyed in office design. When the opportunity arose to create a new space, Miller was determined to provide a contemporary, collaborative environment to incubate thought and evoke organic industry-leading client solutions.
With more than 700 brands introducing new products at NeoCon 2016, experiencing the totality of the largest and most recognizable commercial design event can be quite a challenge. Senior editor of design and product development at WGSN Lifestyle & Interiors, Gemma Riberti summed up show trends with a curated collection of notable products in “NeoCon 2016 – Colour, Material & Finish.”
Health and well-being at Organic Valley go beyond the organic dairy, eggs and produce from the cooperative. They are vital components of its workplace and of all company initiatives. This case study highlights how Organic Valley partnered with Milliken for the first time to create two brand-centric offices in Wisconsin – the company’s headquarters in LaFarge and a new location in Cashton. The resulting spaces not only inspire, but also deliver sustainable workplaces where employee creativity, productivity and well-being thrive.