Current Articles | RSS Feed RSS Feed

How Technology Is Revolutionizing Design

  
  
  
Pattern created with the Formica Envisualizer

The 3D Printing Revolution

When NASA tested the first ever 3D printed rocket engine injector, it became the perfect analogy for the stratospheric ascent of 3D printing in the multidisciplinary world of design. In just a couple of decades since its market launch in 1988, Chuck Hull’s brainchild has already made an astronomical impact in several fields: Fashion embraced the advent of 3D printed clothes; medicine created its first 3D bio-printed living tissue and, architecture found ultimate expression in an intricate 3D printed room. The list goes on.

Retail Trends: Six Laminate Installation Ideas

  
  
  
estee resized 600

Store interiors must look stylish and communicate brand values-and be able to stand up to high-traffic demands. The versatile qualities of high-pressure laminate (HPL) make it an ideal choice for busy retail outlets: Laminate is durable and easy to keep clean; it can be used horizontally or vertically and can hold a curve to create a striking design feature...and so much more.

2014 Hospitality Design Expo: First Look

  
  
  
textureKMKdesign resized 600

Since 1992, Hospitality Design Magazine has presented the HD Expo annually to bring interior designers, architects, owners/operators and developers together to observe the latest trends in the hospitality industry.

High Design Goes High-Tech with the Formica Envisualizer design platform

  
  
  
31438110690afc119ec0078231aa13bd resized 600

Designers, this one is for you!  We’re excited to announce the launch of our latest innovation: the patent-pending Formica Envisualizer™ design platform…your new resource for inspiration and creative expression.

Solid Surfacing 101

  
  
  
3 773 LunaSailWhite resized 600

When you consider all of the surfacing materials available today, solid surfacing holds a singular place, offering many unique features and benefits. With solid surfacing, you can enjoy:

Laminate 101

  
  
  
Lapidus Brown

What comes to mind when you think of laminate? Not just the laminates of yesteryear; we're talking about modern-day laminates. Thanks to technological, material and design advances, today's laminates allow for far more decor and finish possibilities than ever.

5 Top Design Trends from Salone del Mobile Milan EuroCucina

  
  
  
Mattewname resized 600

We love talking trends at Formica Group! That’s why we’re excited to share our love for the top trends we saw at Salone del Mobile Milan EuroCucina earlier this month. 

Countertops 101

  
  
  

When it comes to kitchen and bath design, countertops stand out. Whether you’re planning a full kitchen renovation or a bathroom redesign, countertops and vanity tops become major focal points. As such, you’ll want to carefully consider the surfacing materials you select.

Formica® Laminates 100th Anniversary Collection Featured on Houzz!

  
  
  
Remodeling and Home Design  
 Formica Group

Looking to get more out of your kitchen island?  Check out this great article by our friends at Houzz for inspiration.  Two of our 100th Anniversary Laminates, 6610 Endless Graytone and 6616 Mint Dotscreen, are featured in the article's first image. Here are a few more photos from the same gorgeous kitchen!

Enter To Win New Formica® Brand Countertops!

  
  
  
1966752 10151924982557791 1363762599 n (1)

Love the look of the latest Formica® Brand Laminates?

All Posts

Recent Posts / Archive

Categories / Tags