Angela Blair

As the Customer Service Manager of Optimum Technologies, Angela assists retailers, architects, designers and flooring experts who have questions about Optimum’s consumer and commercial products. Angela is also a Gradus Specialist and works closely with industry and flooring professionals to help them choose the best Gradus option for their project.
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Recent Posts

Can Rug Gripper Be Reused?

Posted by Angela Blair on Jun 3, 2016 10:21:48 AM

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Topics: Rug Gripper FAQs

Where Can I Purchase Rug Gripper™?

Posted by Angela Blair on Nov 29, 2015 5:30:24 PM

Rug Gripper can be found at most major retailers.

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Topics: Rug Gripper FAQs

Can Rug Gripper™ cause harm to my hardwood floors?

Posted by Angela Blair on Sep 21, 2015 3:48:34 PM

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Occasionally, customers ask us whether Rug Gripper has the potential to harm hardwood floors.

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Topics: Rug Gripper FAQs

Do Gradus transition strips come with screws?

Posted by Angela Blair on Sep 1, 2015 9:26:47 AM

Do screws come with Gradus transition strips?

Unfortunately, screws are not included with any of our trims. Only the stair nosings come with screws, as they are standard countersunk screws that are covered by the insert.

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Topics: Gradus FAQs, Transition Strips

What is the lead time after placing an order for a Gradus product?

Posted by Angela Blair on Aug 12, 2015 3:35:40 PM

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Optimum Technologies, Inc. brings over air freight shipments every other week from the factory.  

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Topics: Commercial Product FAQs, Gradus FAQs, Lead Time

Can Gradus stair nosings be used outside?

Posted by Angela Blair on Aug 4, 2015 2:06:00 PM

Gradus stair nosings outside

Although the majority of the requests that we receive for stair nosings are for interior use, there are always those circumstances that require an exterior profile. Gradus does have some stair nosings that can be used outside, but only if you use the appropriate insert.

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Topics: Stair Nosings and Edgings, Commercial Product FAQs, Gradus FAQs, External Installation, Inserts