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Whether you’re a designer, distributor, installer or architect, Roppe is pleased to provide a variety of resources to help you make the most educated product selection possible. Choose from our options below to download individual product catalogs and view instructional videos.
Roppe case studies
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center needed to consider resilient products for high traffic areas that required low maintenance, had a slip-resistant option and that were appealing/modern in appearance. Several different products were selected from the Roppe product line which allowed the flooring to follow similar palettes within the facility, while meeting the specific needs of the spaces. The Center utilized the vinyl wood planks (Northern Timbers) in conjunction with the vinyl leather series (Northern Leathers), two products that flowed seamlessly since the product thicknesses are the same.
Westerly High School
The existing flooring at Westerly High school, a VCT, was a challenge, particularly at the entrances. The school battled heavy moisture situations due to weather in Rhode Island. Because they were heavily waxed, they were slippery and required extensive matting for walk-off. Slip/fall incidences were a concern and did happen. Roppe Smooth Marbleized Rubber Tiles were used in creative, unique design patterns, and since the rubber flooring installation, the school reports that they haven’t had a single slip/fall incident.
Informed flooring specifications, designed to last
AIA: 1 LU|HSW credit
IDCEC: CEU-114038 Designation: HSW-Barrier Free
Explore the connections between color, nature, biophilic design and wellness
AIA Course: AIACES010220 1HSW/LU
IDCEC Course: CEU-110551-R1 0.1HSW/LU
GBCI Course: 0920021884
Why Rubber Resilient Flooring is a smart and sustainable choice in education
AIA Course: AIACES0713162 1HSW/LU
IDCEC Course: CEU-104631-R1 0.1HSW/LU
GBCI Course: 0920021888
Understand, identify and treat moisture problems in commercial flooring installations
AIA Course: AIACES010720a 1HSW/LU
IDCEC Course: CEU-110680-R1 0.1HSW/LU
Addressing the safety and operational challenges in healthcare facilities
AIA Course: AIACES010320 1HSW/LU
IDCEC Course: CEU-110550-R1 0.1HSW/LU
How Life Cycle Assessments (LCA) work and how they differ from Environmental Product Declarations (EPD)
GBCI Course: 0920014581