Flooring Materials

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Community College Focused

The Foundation entered into compliant contracts based on specific flooring product needs of California’s 116 Community Colleges. As of January 2016, CollegeBuys is able to adopt CSU and UC agreements, making them available systemwide, leading to larger contract offerings and best value procurement options.

Extensive Options from Industry-Leaders

The Foundation’s Flooring Materials contracts offer an array of items, including:

  • Carpet tile, rolled carpeting, vinyl flooring, vinyl composition/ bio-based tile, linoleum flooring, rubber flooring, and walk-off mats for academic environments
  • Synthetic turf and sports flooring for athletic environments.

Total Cost of Ownership

The flooring products are designed to reduce operating costs for participating agencies, including site preparation, product installation, maintenance, repair, and removal. Products are meant to withstand demanding college environments without degradation or failure, excessive maintenance, or replacement.

Competitively Bid

All contracts are competitively bid and comply with California Public Contract Code (PCC) requirements. Awarded vendors agree to and are subject to high levels of accountability in order to provide high-quality products and services that will reduce long-term operational costs for participating agencies.

KYA Services

Through the Foundation’s contract with KYA, community colleges have access to competitive pricing on a variety of products and services, including innovative indoor surfacing, gymnasiums and sports equipment, replica plantscaping, synthetic grass, maintenance, design, and project management.


Established in 1979, Bentley Mills is a California manufacturer of commercial flooring products. As the only LEED EB Gold manufacturing facility in the U.S. for the soft surface flooring industry, Bentley places priority on design, quality, service, and sustainability. Bentley’s Fast Track program contains over 600 SKUs that are made to order with a two week lead time. Our location also enables us to offer 1-2 day delivery to most California locations with unparalleled service and response time. Bentley will continue to improve and enhance our product offerings while recognizing the importance of sustainability in all aspects of carpet manufacturing. 

Products and Services

  • Carpet Tile | Afirma Hard Back and NexStep Cushion Back
  • High Performance Broadloom
  • Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT)
  • Adhesive Free Moisture Mitigation Solutions


Vendor Contact

Jill Dougherty
Director of Global Strategic Accounts

T 949.447.8147
Customer Care: 800.423.4709

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

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By definition, Interface® is recognized as the world’s largest designer and manufacturer of modular carpet tile for the commercial, institutional, and residential markets. By reputation, we’re a company of innovation who's committed to the goal of sustainability and doing business in ways that minimize the impact on the environment. Since 1973, we've continued to evolve with the ever changing needs of built environments. Today Interface, Inc. is a publicly traded company, with revenues in excess of $1 billion. The company employs over 3,600 people worldwide with manufacturing locations on six continents around the world.

Products and Services

  • Interface Modular Carpet Tile
  • Modular Carpet Tile Adhesive


Vendor Contact

Brenten Bailey
Regional Sales Director - NorCal
C: 707.787.7585
E: brenten.bailey@interface.com

Robb-Davon Butler
Regional Sales Director - SoCal, Las Vegas, Arizona, & Hawaii
C: 213.218.7035
E: robb-davon.butler@interface.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

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Our company is an industry specialist in surface solutions, sports fields, athletic courts and sustainable plantscapes supported by project management, design and maintenance services.  At KYA we want to ensure a partnership based on value through personal service, complete information, competitive pricing and honest communication.

Products and Services

  • Carpet and Resilient Flooring
  • Synthetic Turf and Sports Flooring
  • Maintenance, Design and Project Management


Vendor Contact

Richard Contreras
Regional Manager (Northern California)
T: 916.215.0712 
E: Richard.Contreras@thekyagroup.com


Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit:
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Shaw Industries Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., provides flooring solutions to residential and commercial markets worldwide. Through our unrivaled portfolio of brands, Shaw Industries products are sold to commercial customers worldwide. Our multi-brand strategy reflects our capacity for both partnership and competition. It supports both a culture of innovation and our ability to meet diverse customer needs.

Our partnership provides access to Shaw Industries’ premier commercial flooring brands - Patcraft and Shaw Contract. 

As industry leaders, the brands offer products and services to meet your flooring needs.

Products and Services

  • Carpet Tile, Broadloom, Resilient and Accessories
  • Installation and Maintenance Support
  • Quick Ship Program - Select products are available to ship within two weeks
  • Visualization Services


Vendor Contact

Missie Roach
Project Manager
Shaw Industries Inc.
1016 Vista Drive
Dalton, GA 30720

E: missie.roach@shawinc.com
T: 706.532.7474
F: 706.517.7760

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit www.patcraft.com and www.shawcontract.com.

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Fact Sheet

To find out more about the Foundation's overall Flooring offering, click here.

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