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ECO STEP® is the superior choice for High-Rises, Office Buildings, Hotels

ECO STEP ® is an acoustical underlayment designed to dramatically reduce room-to-room and in-room ambient noise. ECO STEP exceeds national building code and property association sound reduction requirements. ECO STEP ® is the superior choice for High-Rises, Office Buildings, Hotels, Multi-Family Homes or simply for the personal comfort of the homeowner.

Easy and fast to install, ECO STEP ® lies flat to reduce minor sub-floor imperfections. Use ECO STEP ® with most floor constructions; concrete or wood, and surfaces of laminate, hardwood, engineered wood and tile. ECO STEP ® provides a 20-year Limited Lifetime Warranty – regardless of flooring brand or type of floor” when installed correctly.

In head-to-head testing for sound reduction, ECO STEP ® outperformed the competition in actual field installations. ECO STEP ® dense recycled rubber granules provide superior compression resistance so you can enjoy its benefits much longer than with most other underlayment’s.




Superior Noise Reduction –out performed similar products on the market in head –to- head field testing in noise reduction.

Crush- Proof the durable rubber material will not be crushed or degraded by the floor system.

Environmentally responsible –made from recycled tires. Helps eliminate a substantial waste stream from our environment. Qualifies Executive Order 13101 and LEED Green Building Council Certifications.


    Easy and fast to install
    Outperforms the competition in head-to-head sound testing
    Incorporates antimicrobial additive to inhibit the growth of mold, bacteria and algae
    Green: All ECO-STEP® Products are made in the USA from more than 80% post-consumer recycled tires.
    Meets Low VOC (volatile organic compounds) emission criteria
    National Distribution



Carmen's One-Step is a high-performance one component moisture cure urethane adhesive with the exclusive NO HOLLOW SPOT™ technology. Carmen's One-Step™ combines superior ridge retention with powerful bond strength and ease of troweling.


• NO HOLLOW SPOT™ technology
• Superior ridge retention
• Contains no water
• Powerful urethane bond strength
• Outstanding green strength
• Extremely easy to trowel
• Easy to clean
• LEED® Qualified & California Proposition 65

Compliant Typical Applications:

Carmen's One-Step™ is ideal for glue-down installations
on all grades of all types of engineered, solid or acrylic
impregnated wood flooring, bamboo and wood flooring
to all sub floors common to wood flooring.