Cork Commonly Asked Questions

Throughout our 90+ years of being in business and serving the community as the largest importer of finished and semi-produced cork products in the United States, Manton Cork has [...]

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Cork Crafts for the Holidays


Get into the holiday spirit with these crafty ideas for the upcoming seasons. Invite your friends and family over for a night of DIY using recycled wine corks. With [...]

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Pin It On Us…Or On Your Cork Board

Dorm Decor:
First day back to classes is coming up quick and before you know it you’ll be flooded with things to do. Right now you may be thinking [...]

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Consult a Cork Expert Before Starting Your Project

When resourcing cork for your next project, we recommend you consult with a cork professional and not just a cork reseller. Cork professionals are direct importers/manufacturers. They have the knowledge [...]

10 Great Ideas for Installing Cork in Home & Office

Natural cork for decorative and tacking in home and office offers you the best of both worlds.
Cork provides a beautiful background for art, photos,  posters or as a [...]

By |December, 8, 2015|Cork Board|1 Comment|

4’ X 8’ Cork Panels – For Your Home & Office Project

Thinking about creating a full or partial wall of cork or a large cork pin up board?
Great! The  4’ x 8’ cork roll or cork sheet is the perfect size. The [...]

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Does Cork Thickness Matter?


The short answer is yes.

When planning your next project always consider your application first and then buy the most suitable cork roll or cork sheet thickness.

We’ve put together a [...]

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Is My Cork Underlayment Safe?

Which Cork is Safe?
On the heals of much national news regarding unsafe floor laminate being produced in China, we believe it is important to alert the general public that floor laminate is [...]

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Natural cork vs. colored cork: what’s the difference?

Looking to use a natural material for your tackable wall area in your home or office? Don’t confuse natural cork with colored cork. Natural cork offers a self-healing surface, [...]

By |January, 19, 2015|About Cork, Cork Applications|Comments Off on Natural cork vs. colored cork: what’s the difference?|

How To Maintain Your Cork Board

Couldn’t Be Easier…
Your cork board or tacking surface requires a minimum amount of maintenance.
Cork is a wood product which can be sanded, wood filled, sealed, stained or [...]

By |January, 13, 2015|Cork Board|1 Comment|