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Posted on September 18, 2023 in Latest News

Cork has many natural advantages as a flooring material. Even so, an ingenious new twist on an existing technology is taking engineered cork flooring to another level. This article explains what to expect from this innovative cork flooring, and how it’s designed to handle the most demanding residential and commercial applications. The Serenity Collection Backstory […]

Posted on April 21, 2023 in Latest News

Hardwood flooring is often selected for reasons such as natural beauty and durability. But what if you could have the visuals of hardwood, in a commercially durable flooring that has all the natural benefits of cork? This article highlights how our Serenity Collection makes this possible! Best of Both Worlds Serenity is our unique collection […]

Posted on February 14, 2023 in Latest News

Cork flooring provides many natural benefits, but how does it compare to carpet? This article explains the similarities and differences of cork vs carpet, and the value they each provide. What Is Typical Carpet? The comparison with carpets is mostly a comparison with synthetic carpet. In their article on Natural vs. Synthetic Carpet Fibers Compared, […]

Posted on January 25, 2023 in Latest News

These are exciting times at WE Cork, and we have some fantastic news to share! This article introduces our new President & Owner, provides the backstory of the continued family legacy, and offers a look into the future of the company. The Family Legacy Continues WE Cork is thrilled to announce today our new Owner […]

Posted on December 19, 2022 in Latest News

Cork floating floors come in both plank and tile format. Floating tiles serve as an excellent alternative when glue-down tiles are neither practical nor preferred for an install. Cork tiles with natural cork and stone visuals are available with our Uniclic floating system, making for easy installation. This article reviews the floating cork tile patterns […]

Posted on December 6, 2022 in Latest News

Our water-resistant Corkoleum cork rolls are primarily installed as flooring, but they can also be used in other creative ways. This article explores the versatility of Corkoleum for commercial and residential use, and features pictures from various installations. Residential Cork Flooring Traditional home applications of Corkoleum cork rolls include living rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and […]

Posted on October 12, 2022 in Latest News

Humidity has minimal impact on cork flooring, provided that some basic principles are understood and accounted for. This article explains the nature of cork, and offers important installation guidelines to prevent issues related to humidity. Cork handles humidity better than hardwood All organic materials expand and contract when humidity changes. Non-organic materials like ceramic tiles […]

Posted on September 26, 2022 in Latest News

WE Cork’s industry-leading WECU cork underlayment portfolio has expanded over time to include products tailored for specific scenarios. Having options is good, but selecting can be a little tricky. This article compares underlayments, and helps clarify which one will work best for each application. About WE Cork Underlayment (WECU) WECU (pronounced “we see you”) is […]

Posted on September 12, 2022 in Latest News

The WE Cork portfolio of glue-down and floating floors consists of dozens of colors across various collections. Although style is a major decision factor, practical considerations are also key to choosing the best flooring option. This article provides the information needed to make an informed flooring decision. WE Cork Collections and Design Styles Choosing the […]

Posted on August 15, 2022 in Latest News

Cork floors bring comfort, warmth, quiet, wellness, and natural beauty into commercial buildings and homes alike. But like anything worth preserving, cork also requires a little TLC for optimal performance and longevity. This article explains how to maintain cork flooring, and get the most out of your investment. Basic Maintenance of Cork Flooring Prior to […]

Posted on July 11, 2022 in Latest News

Cork flooring is known for being soft and comfortable, and for a number of other natural benefits. But will the color of cork flooring fade? This article addresses the question of cork’s fade resistance, and highlights an innovative solution. Sunlight Exposure and Color Fade Interior rooms are essentially free from sun exposure. However, when cork […]