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TAYLOR Adhesives adds new specialty products for 2022


ELEVATE™ and GRAVITY™ to be introduced at TISE

DALTON, Ga. (Jan.19, 2022)– TAYLOR continues its record of innovation with two new specialty products added to its Signature Line® of premium adhesives.

ELEVATE™ your atmosphere with this roller-applied wall adhesive for dry-back LVT and LVP.Many consumers have already discovered the design possibilities that wall installation of vinyl flooring creates. Now, Taylor helps anyone install vinyl planks and tiles on vertical surfaces with complete ease and confidence.

ELEVATE features:

  • One-step application with 3/8” nap roller
  • One gallon pail with a two-year shelf life
  • Fast grab with aggressive tack
  • High-strength, permanent bond

Harness the power of GRAVITY™. This is a roller-applied floor coating for installing floating LVT or LVP that gives the subfloor a helpful anti-skid surface. GRAVITY eliminates the shifting or “walking” of vinyl planks and tiles, making the installation process easier and quicker. Plus, GRAVITY helps keep floating floors in place after the installation, even in heavy traffic areas.

GRAVITY features:

  • Prevents lateral movement of flooring
  • Roller application with 3/8” nap roller
  • Four-gallon pail with a two-year shelf life
  • Fast-drying formula
  • Releasable—no transfer to the back of the flooring


The Language of Flooring Installation, Part 3

Today we are picking back up our series on understanding flooring adhesive terminology. In this section, Part 3, we will be continuing the discussion on some of the most important, and often misunderstood terminology regarding adhesives in the flooring industry. Let’s continue by examining “set”, “traffic” and “sound”.

Focus on Resilient: Common Mistakes Made When Installing Sheet Vinyl

Far too many installers fail to read and follow the flooring and adhesive manufacturer’s instructions when it comes to sheet vinyl. I have seen many failures that could have been easily avoided by simply following instructions. I cannot tell you how often I have been told, “The customer wouldn’t pay for substrate preparation,” or “We couldn’t acclimate the flooring because this is new construction.” I always tell these installers you should not do the installation if you cannot do it right.

The Language of Flooring Installation, Part 2

Beauty is only skin-deep, or as they say in the flooring business, surface-deep. But being in the adhesives business as we are, we’d like to respectfully disagree. For us, the real Buzz about beauty comes from down below—the Substrate, that is. For most people, they never see it, much less think about it. For us, it’s the most important thing there is. It deserves your time and attention. Speaking of which, let’s Buzz about Time, too!