Flooring is not an exception when every school is distinctive in its own way.
A-1 Nationwide Commercial Flooring has successfully completed installations for educational application and education flooring project type. From primary schools to middle schools, high schools and universities, as well as private schools.
Carl Sandburg Middle School - Renovation and New Additions
Location: 8428 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA
Owner: Fairfax County Public Schools
General Contractor: Grunley Construction Company
Date of Completion: 05/29/2015
A-1 Nationwide Commercial Flooring completed the finishes-Division 9 alongside Grunley. Grunley renovated the existing 264,000 square foot, two-story Carl Sandburg Middle School. In addition, Grunley constructed three additions totaling 6,000 square feet.
The renovation included enlarging classrooms and replacing windows, doors, finishes, major building systems, and the gymnasium and cafeteria were modernized. The first addition now serves as the school’s new administrative offices and main entry. The second addition features a gymnasium lobby. The third addition includes a corridor linking the existing building circulation.
Schools and campuses serve multiple purposes and flooring makes its own difference.
- Flooring in classrooms can enhance the learning environment and promote positive behavior with its colors, layouts, finishes and safety.
- The flooring in hallways can offer durability for heavy foot traffic.
- Cafeterias flooring should provide a product that is easy to clean and durable to all sorts of activities needed.
- The fields and gyms are important to ensure safety, maintenance and ability for sports.
- The theater and other areas need flooring solutions that specifically fit its needs.
Flooring brings together the interior design,
making it crucial.
Educational facilities need HIGHLY DURABLE SOLUTIONS which last for many years.
LVT is now available in custom-shaped planks and can use any natural looking finish with digital graphic application technology.
Currently, many school gymnasiums are moving from traditional maple wood floors to durable, cushioned-backed resilient flooring that’s styled to look and feel like a wood gymnasium floor.
*This product saves money and ensures the gymnasium lasts longer.
Each part requires its own flooring solutions.
Only certified sheet vinyl installers can install these materials — we have highly trained installers with this certification.
COMPLETED PROJECTS- ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
CLAREMONT ELEMENTARY, 2003
GLEBE ELEMENTARY, 2005
RANDLE HIGHLAND ELEMENTARY, 2005
GREENBRIAR ELEMENTARY, 2007
VIENNA ELEMENTARY, 2009
YALC PHASE I MAYA ANGELOU PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL, 2013
COMPLETED PROJECTS-MIDDLE SCHOOLS
GUNSTON MIDDLE, 2002
WOODS ACADEMY, 2002
MONTGOMERY MIDDLE, 2003
OAK CREST MIDDLE, 2004
ALICE DEAL MIDDLE, 2008
ARMORY BASIC SCHOOL, 2004
ARLINGTON TRADITIONAL SCHOOL, 2004
COMPLETED PROJECTS-HIGH SCHOOLS
ANNANDAL HIGH SCHOOL, 2001
BROAD RUN HIGH SCHOOL, 2003
JAMES MADISON HIGH SCHOOL, 2005 & 2007
FAIRFAX HIGH SCHOOL,
ROBERT E LEE HIGH SCHOOL, 2006
NVVC LOUDON CAMPUS-SCIENCE BUILDING, 2006
GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NURSING, 2007
THE ART INSTITUTE 6TH FLOOR, 2008
NVCC HALLWAY RENOVATION, 2012
MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 2014 & 2017
VIRGINIA TECH CAMPUS, 2017
Our expert flooring team helps you identify accurate flooring materials and installation approaches to minimize costs, maximize the lifespan of your flooring and promote a modern school design.
We leverage our close partnerships with flooring manufacturers nationwide to source materials at the best possible prices.