2018 Flooring Trends

It’s officially summer, and you know what that means – home renovations. The weather is perfect, so why shouldn’t your home’s flooring be? There are so many options in today’s market between various flooring products and flooring manufacturers, which can make it difficult to make a selection. Don’t worry, though, we’re here to help! Stay […]

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What is Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring (LVT)?

Are you looking for a durable, low-maintenance floor that will last for years? Look no further than LVT, or luxury vinyl tile, flooring. LVT is also one of the most versatile flooring materials available, as it can replicate naturally the look and style of various flooring materials like wood, concrete, marble and stone. This material […]

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Thermal Expansion of Luxury Vinyl Tile and Plank Flooring

I am getting more and more complaints of LVT, LVP, EPC, and WPC products used in rooms with glass doors, skylights, or big window areas that are growing/expanding and then gapping, especially at the end joints. If these products contain vinyl, which they do, they have a great chance of failure in areas exposed to direct sunlight over long periods of time. This is not a new scenario.

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Mudroom Madness: Which Floors are Best

You think long and hard about what flooring is best for your kitchen, bedroom, and living spaces, but what about the mudroom? Even though not a lot of time is spent in this room (because it’s usually muddy) it still needs a floor! Because this room sees a lot of natural elements that get brought […]

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It’s Time To Do It Right

Generally I side with installers when there are issues. But lately, the rash of calls I have been receiving on installers not taking the time to do things correctly, I have to re-think my stance. There is nothing more frustrating than when your asked to provide training and you show the installers the correct way […]

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Top 3 Weather Resistant Floors

The winter months can be hard on your flooring, but there are several things you can do to protect yours floors. One of the first things you can do is to purchase flooring that is resilient and durable. “Weather resistant” encompasses not only resistance to water, but also resistance to any damage from mud, salt, […]

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MP Global Products

MP Global Products was founded as Midwest Padding LLC in 1997. For more than 15 years, we have taken what is discarded and may be deemed as trash to some and have embraced those raw unwanted materials as our way of business.  We are problem solvers, innovators, and an eco-aware company with environmentally friendly, high-performing […]

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