About Us

Who We Are

Armstrong is a leader in the design and manufacture of commercial flooring.

Our innovative and award-winning commercial flooring designs and our comprehensive solutions enable our customers to deliver exceptional interior spaces that surpass their clients’ expectations.

We proudly serve:

  • Interior Designers
  • Building Owners
  • Architects
  • Facility Managers
  • Contractors
  • Main Street Locations

Sustainability Commitment - Armstrong Flooring is committed to systematically reducing our environmental footprint, while providing innovative products and services that enable our customers to create sustainable indoor environments.  Learn about our sustainability initiatives

Our History

A look at important milestones in Armstrong Flooring’s history.

1900

1900

Armstrong Cork Company begins recycling cork waste for use in the production of corkboard insulation. Later, cork waste is used to produce cork flooring tile.

1907

1907

Armstrong builds a linoleum factory in Lancaster, PA.

1917

1917

Armstrong national consumer advertising featuring linoleum appears for the first time in The Saturday Evening Post.

1925

1925

Armstrong applies for patents covering the manufacture of embossed molded inlaids.

1937

1937

Asphalt tile volume is booming. Armstrong builds a plant in South Gate, CA.

1946

1946

Post-war expansion is under way with new asphalt tile plants in Kankakee, IL; Jackson, MS.; Team Valley, UK; and Montreal, Canada. A new fiberboard plant is built in Macon, GA. The company expands plants in South Gate, CA; Fulton, NY; Lancaster, PA; Beaver Falls, PA.; Camden, NJ; Gloucester, NJ; Pittsburgh, PA; Keyport, NJ; and Pensacola

1952

1952

Armstrong opens a new Research & Development Center, the first of its kind in the industry.

1962

1962

Montina Corlon vinyl launches to commercial and residential markets, followed by Coronelle Corlon. Both are huge successes.

1970

1970

Armstrong introduces the world's first no-maintenance floor. Its surface, called Mirabond, is a urethane composition that eliminates the need for waxing.

1986

1986

Armstrong purchases the W.W. Henry Company, manufacturer of adhesives for all types of flooring installations.

1993

1993

Armstrong becomes a founding member of the U.S. Green Building Council.

2000

2000

Armstrong adds a polyurethane coating to all homogeneous sheet products, including ColorArt MEDINTONE Sheet and ColorArt MEDLEY Sheet lines. This addition addresses a recognized need in target markets for a floor that is easier to maintain.

2007

2007

Armstrong introduces BioBased Tile® bio-flooring with BioStride® polymer. This new composition tile is made with rapidly renewable materials, aiding in the conservation of precious resources.

2008

2008

Armstrong plants 500,000 trees in the United States -- more trees than used in the production of floors.

2008

2008

140,600 square meters of Armstrong product cover the floors and ceilings of the Beijing Olympic buildings. That’s equivalent to 112 Olympic-size swimming pools.

2010

2010

Armstrong reaches a milestone: 150 years in business.

2011

2011

Armstrong operates 31 plants in 7 countries and offers products domestically and internationally.

2012

2012

STRIATIONS BBT Bio-flooring joins MIGRATIONS BBT Bio-flooring in the Armstrong bio-flooring category.

2012

2012

Launched VCT Recycling Program which reclaims post-consumer material and incorporates it into new flooring products.

2013

2013

Armstrong Flooring becomes the exclusive floor supplier to Homes for Our Troops program.

2016

2016

The launch of Diamond 10 Technology

April 1, 2016

April 1, 2016

The birth of our new company Armstrong Flooring