With no inserts or special tools required, it's no wonder i4F's drop-lock flooring installation technologies are up to 30% faster to install than basic angle/angle systems. Our technologies enable extremely high locking strength and are suitable for all flooring materials, in all formats. That's why they're already being used on hundreds of millions of square meters of flooring.Find a manufacturer
Benefits for your customers
By offering products that use i4F drop-lock flooring installation technologies, you can get ahead of your competition, and your customers can enjoy finished floors faster:
How it works
Installing is so quick and easy, it’s like having an extra pair of hands. Here’s how it works.
Connect the long side at an angle
Slide in the short side and drop
Lock to engage
Use a PVC Mallet to eliminate gaps
Flooring technology in action
i4F drop-lock technologies can be used on any material – including laminate, luxury vinyl tiles, expanded polymer core, solid polymer core and wooden flooring panels, in all formats, meaning customers can mix and match patterns to their hearts’ content.Find a manufacturer
By offering products that use i4F drop-lock flooring technologies, you can get ahead of your competition, and your customers can enjoy finished floors faster:
How to offer i4F drop-lock technologies
Speak to your manufacturer or find an i4F licensed producer
By offering our licensees the world's best and most innovative solutions, i4F has established itself as the industry's partner of choice. Strong licensee relationships form a key pillar in our strategy to deliver new, cutting-edge technologies to the global flooring industry.
With hundreds of millions of square meters of flooring using our technologies, it’s easy to find an i4F licensed floor producer and get ahead of your competition by offering i4F’s unique drop-lock technologies to your customers.View the full list of manufacturers
At i4F, we develop patented technologies that are revolutionising the flooring industry, and beyond. Working with our partners, we're creating the most advanced locking designs in the world, delivering innovative, robust, durable and easy-to-install solutions.
By transforming connections, we're bettering the environments in which people around the world live, work and play.Find out more about us