reimagining cork & how to use it in your home

Cork is known for being a natural, hypoallergenic, recyclable product with water-, fire-, and weather-resistant properties, yet many are nervous about bringing it into their homes.

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Gencork

Gencork is working to make the sustainable material more homeowner friendly through a number of great product offerings, such as tiles, bricks, wallcoverings, furnishings, and lighting.

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Gencork | Corkmetamorph explores the mathematical and geometric art of M.C. Escher through generative design and parametric systems.

The acoustic properties of cork are well known. Many laminate and engineered floor coverings include cork in their backing construction.

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Gencork | Lighting, small sofa, and Corktriangle cork brick on the walls. | Corktriangle panel is a topographic 3D pattern made with triangular cork modules. It´s possible to achieve multiple regular and irregular configurations.

Acoustic panels also use cork as a go-to material. So it’s not a stretch to consider using it on your walls. Not only will it help to dampen sound, it will also help to insulate your room.

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Gencork

The furniture merges cork with blonde wood, creating contemporary, organic shapes and pieces. Cork is easy to clean and offers great texture and depth.

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Gencork: Corkube

Cork iTechs offers smart lighting solutions in cork containers. “Experience high-quality white and coloured light that offers you endless possibilities… Control your lights from your smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth.”

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