ABET’S BRIGHT PINK LAMINATE ACCENTS THE FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD FEEL OF NEW ENGLAND’S MARYLOU’S COFFEE SHOPS

If you’re looking to start your morning right with a great cup of coffee and friendly neighborhood service, stop in to one of over 40 Marylou’s Coffee locations throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  The coffee shops feature bright pink signs, walls, counters and tables dressed in ABET Laminati’s 494 Sei and are sure to perk … Read more

CHIC BROOKLYN RESIDENCE CLAD IN MEG

Fabulous Construction & Development Inc. performed a complete demolition and rebuild of a single-family residence in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, N.Y. They selected textured MEG #604 Grainwood to clad the exterior of the building.  To economize on the overall project, color matched screws were used instead of concealed fasteners and were incorporated into … Read more

ABET LAMINATES COLOR TODDLER SPACE FOR INTERACTIVE PLAY

Abet Laminati was chosen by Perkins+Will, Chicago to supply the colorful laminate for a new community center benefiting children in the underserved Woodlawn neighborhood of Chicago. During a span of close to 20 years, Debbie Frisch served 56 children from birth to age 5 as a foster mom where she specialized in infant and short-term … Read more

ETTORE SOTTSASS WORK SHOWCASED AT THE MET BREUER IN NEW YORK CITY

Founded in Milan by Ettore Sottsass, the Memphis Group was an avant-garde group of Italian designers whose work often incorporated plastic laminate that featured designs inspired by art deco, pop art and kitsch themes. ABET Representative Grayson Braun recently visited the MET Breuer exhibit featuring Ettore Sotsass. Here is what she had to say about … Read more

STORIES COME TO LIFE WITH WHITE BOARD MAGNETIC WALLS IN ALIBABA ENTERTAINMENT GROUP’S NEW COMPANY HEADQUARTERS

Alibaba Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of Alibaba Group that includes Alibaba Pictures, Alibaba Music and Youku Tudou, recently opened its company headquarters in Pasadena, CA to increase its proximity to Hollywood and the center of America’s entertainment industry.  When developing its new space, Alibaba Group wanted its entertainment hub to have a vibrant, fun and … Read more

ABET’S LAMINATES CREATE A STIR AT NEW CULINARY INSTITUTE

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on the Grand Strand Campus of Horry Georgetown Technical College, stands the new International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach. This new facility is an expansion to the College’s culinary arts program and provides world class resources for culinary arts education. As the designer, the College selected Architect S. Derrick Mozingo, … Read more

ABET COLORS ADD EXCITEMENT AND DIMENSION TO LIBRARY YOUTH AREA

The Indian Trails Public Library District recently completed a $14.3 million renovation project at its Wheeling branch, adding a 15,000 sf. two-floor addition to bring the total size of the Library to 60,000 sf.  New features include nine study rooms, a dedicated story room space for early learners and a “learning launchpad” area that includes … Read more

Chic New Look for Historic Building

Fairfax, VA business, TEEL Construction, Inc. wanted to give their 1970’s colonial building a modern facelift. They worked with the architects at Cowie Associates to create a design that was not only affordable, but would also be able to withstand the rigorous approval process of the City of Fairfax’s architectural review board.  They opted for … Read more

Iconic Fitness Club EQUINOX Selects ABET Laminates to Create Luxurious Locker Rooms

Contributing to the revitalization of Hollywood, California, luxury lifestyle leader, Equinox, opened an iconic new club location at Selma and Vine this past October, with a little help from ABET Laminati. Located at 1550 North Vine Street in the epicenter of Hollywood’s thriving cultural rebirth, Equinox Hollywood supports the area’s evolution from an old world … Read more

Brutalist Style Building Gets Makeover with MEG

Photo copyright: Tim Hursley The 75,000-square-foot Wooster Hall at SUNY New Paltz is home to the Departments of Psychology and Anthropology, student service offices and a dining facility.  Originally built in 1967 in Brutalist-style, the outdated building needed to be converted into a modern structure compliant with today’s building code, energy efficiency and ADA requirements.  Based … Read more

HISTORIC RESIDENCE GETS “MODERN BARN” FACELIFT

The Rosedale Residence is a ground up 6,000 square foot house on the last available site adjacent to the historic Rosedale Conservancy, located in Cleveland Park in northwest Washington, DC.  The Conservancy dates back 280 years into Washington history and is home to one of the oldest private residences in the area.  Over the years, lots … Read more

High End Looks for Upscale Kitchen Remodel

For more than 25 years, family-owned Cabinets Galore of San Diego, CA has been bringing its customers’ design visions to life.  Recently, Cabinets Galore completed this high end residential kitchen remodel featuring ABET Laminati’s 1394 in root finish. The customer sought a contemporary, modern look.  “We showed them ABET’s laminates and they fell in love. … Read more

Luxury Kitchen Renovation

  This exquisite kitchen in Colorado features ABET Laminati’s #606 grey in grainwood finish. Situated in a neighborhood dominated by southwest stucco homes, this home features a crisp, modern design. When replacing their existing traditional cabinetry, the client sought a high-end look but wanted a more moderate price point than hardwood offered. Nicole Bradford of … Read more

PROJECT FEATURE: SEASIDE KITCHEN RENOVATION

  Located in Jamestown, Rhode Island, RFD Architects specializes in shingle style coastal architecture with clean, light filled, and airy interiors. They aim to create atmospheres that enhance quality of life, respect human kind, encourage people to engage in activities, and provide a safe and secure haven, all while being sensitive to the environment. While … Read more

Project Feature:  Laddawn, Inc. Headquarters – Devons, MA

Located in the Boston area, Maugel Architects is a full-service architectural and interior design firm that provides design services for everything from simple renovations to complex, multimillion-dollar construction projects. Increasingly, commercial building owners are calling on Maugel to retrofit existing buildings with more contemporary exteriors.   Recently, Maugel was engaged to design a contemporized addition … Read more

ABET LAMINATI MEMPHIS COLLECTION | JEWISH MUSEUM NEW YORK

Abet Laminati’s Memphis Collection Laminates Featured in the Masterpieces & Curiosities: Memphis Does Hanukkah exhibition at The Jewish Museum in New York City. The Memphis group, an avant-garde group of Italian designers, was founded in Milan by Ettore Sottsass in 1981. According to various sources, the name was taken after the Bob Dylan song “Stuck … Read more

Marco Bruzzone’s “Noodle-Doodle” Laminate Featured at The Pollock Gallery

The Pollock Gallery of the Division of Art at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts will showcase the exhibition: Triple Carbs Society (The Built-In Kitchen of M. Duchamp), by artist Marco Bruzzone from September 10 through October 22, 2016. In the exhibition, Marco Bruzzone has created a conceptual space of a kitchen resembling a common … Read more

POLARIS Wins Product Innovations Grand Award from BUILDINGS Magazine

Guests were invited to explore the velvety smooth finish of POLARIS featured on this table at ABET’s NeoCon booth. POLARIS Wins Product Innovations Grand Award from BUILDINGS Magazine July 1, 2016, ENGLEWOOD, NJ: ABET Laminati is pleased to have earned a 1st Place Grand Award in BUILDINGS Magazine’s 2016 Product Innovations awards competition with their revolutionary new product, … Read more

ABET Laminati’s New Introductions Provide Inspiration at NeoCon

June 6, 2016, ENGLEWOOD, NJ: ABET Laminati, one of the world’s most renowned laminate manufacturers will unveil exciting new programs and innovative surfaces at the NeoCon show June 13-15 at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, IL. Visitors to the ABET Laminati booth #2030 on the 7th floor will experience: U.S. Stocked Collection: an expanded range of laminate … Read more

ABET to Showcase New Surfaces and it’s 2016-2018 Color Collection at NeoCon

Englewood, NJ: ABET Laminati will showcase its new 2016-2018 U.S. stocked color collection at this year’s NeoCon show on June 13-15 at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, IL. This new collection offers more than 350 colors, textures and patterns – all stocked in the U.S. and available for quick shipping within the U.S. Additional colors … Read more

MEG Partners with Roxul, Cosella-Dörken and Façade Labs for NAPHN 16 Conference & Expo

Together, Brands Deliver Comprehensive Building Solution That Meets Strict Demands of Passive House Energy Efficiency Englewood, NJ: Abet Laminati, makers of Material Exterior Grade (MEG) high performance rainscreen cladding exterior wall panels, announced it will be showcasing its rainscreen solution at the Passive House NAPHN 16 Conference & Expo to be held in New York … Read more

Abet Laminati launches its new 2016-2018 Color Collection February 2016

ENGLEWOOD, NJ – Abet Laminati, Inc., a leading decorative laminate manufacturer for over 50 years, is kicking off 2016 with a new collection of interior laminates, scheduled to debut in February. The New 2016-2018 Collection features over 350 U.S. stocked colors and patterns, 300 exclusive special order options and a wide range of stunning textures … Read more

Abet Laminati’s MEG Panels Transform Southern California Parking Garage

Abet Laminati’s MEG exterior grade phenolic panels are known for their durability and style. MEG color 756 was used to transform the Sunset Parking garage located in Southern California. The curvature of the parking deck provided the designers with a unique challenge that MEG panels handily overcame. Additionally, MEG panels have passed NFPA 285 and … Read more