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The Impact of Terrazzo in Workplaces

One of the advantages of having well-designed workplaces is the impact a design has on the overall engagement and productivity among employees. Studies have shown that employees are spending just as much time at work as they do at home. Many companies are addressing the needs of its employees, deliberating whether a change in office [...]

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Inside Look at Jane Macon Middle School

The bell rings. School buses full of students leave the lots. Teachers spend the next few hours grading papers. But for one custodian, he or she gets to mop the terrazzo floor after hours. Hundreds of thousands of students walk across terrazzo floors in schools each year. Terrazzo is not always a topic of conversation, [...]

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Wayfinding: Finding Your Way with Terrazzo

Each person "knows" their way around a building. However, for first-time visitors, learning how to navigate throughout a space can leave them confused and frustrated. Wayfinding Systems To get people from point A to point B, buildings today utilize wayfinding systems, making it more convenient for anyone to reach their destination. Wayfinding systems offers many [...]

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Terrazzo Techniques: Installing Epoxy Terrazzo in Restrooms

In this edition of Terrazzo Techniques, we will examine renovating restroom areas to install new epoxy terrazzo floors or refinishing existing terrazzo floors. Please watch the terrazzo installation video below, with images provided by one of our project managers. It showcases one of Doyle Dickerson Terrazzo's recent restroom renovations. Modern restroom designs are [...]

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Terrazzo Techniques: Maintaining Rustic Terrazzo

In this blog, we will discuss how to maintain a rustic terrazzo floor over the years. Rustic terrazzo is a unique terrazzo system in that it is installed for exterior applications, quite different than the terrazzo systems which are installed indoors. You can read more about this system in our previous blog: "What is Rustic [...]

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Terrazzo Techniques: Applying a Thin-Set Terrazzo Topping Over Existing Terrazzo

According to the National Terrazzo and Mosaic Association, epoxy terrazzo is the best "thin-set" system available. Today epoxy terrazzo has its advantages over other terrazzo systems. At a nominal 1/4" or 3/8" thickness, epoxy terrazzo produces smooth seamless and non-porous flooring that is quick to install, more durable and crack-resistant than other flooring materials, and [...]

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Types of Flooring Options

Durability, design and comfort all factor into the purchase decision when choosing a floor. With many different flooring options available today, with some flooring types gaining popularity in recent years, it may be difficult to choose the right fit for your budget, lifestyle or building's overall goals.  Doyle Dickerson Terrazzo will break down some of [...]

3 Eco-Friendly Tips for Remodeling

When it comes time to remodel a building, there are many factors to consider. One factor to consider is sustainability. While giving a space an updated look is important, so is looking at materials that have a greater focus on our health and our environment. Here are three eco-friendly tips to think about: Tip #1: [...]

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Terrazzo Around the World: St. Peter’s Basilica

We make our next stop in our Terrazzo Around the World series at the St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, Italy. Terrazzo has been around for centuries, adding prestige to some of the world's most famous landmarks such as the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hoover Dam, and George Washington's Mt. Vernon estates. But in this [...]

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