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Charles Goodyear and Goodyear Tire Company

“Life,” Charles Goodyear wrote, “should not be estimated exclusively by the standard of dollars and cents. I am not disposed to complain that I have planted and others have gathered the fruits. A man has cause for regret only when he sows and no one reaps.” Modern humanity has reaped the benefits of his genius and experimentations. Rubber products act as tires, hoses, flooring, doormats, nonslip surfaces, wires covering, phone protectors, door stops, jar-lid gaskets and many more modern products.

Today’s Goodyear Rubber is an agile modern firm that excels in technological innovations. In the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s Eagle-360 concept tire has been named one of Time magazine’s “Best Inventions of the Year 2016.” The Goodyear Eagle-360 is a spherical-shaped design concept tire that would provide self-driving cars ultimate maneuverability, connectivity and biomimicry to increase safety. The tire's tread pattern mimics brain coral and is designed with multidirectional blocks and groves that work to work to ensure safe contact with the ground. Goodyear tire has 15 Billion Dollars in sales and a family of brands that include Goodyear, Sava, Kelly, Dunlap and Fulda. Goodyear manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries. It has marketing operations in almost every country around the world.

Resurfacing Concrete with Rubber

Globally, concrete is one of the most common materials used for flooring. It is the standard subflooring option for locations like garages and warehouses. And while concrete is an admirable material in its own right, it is not invincible. Concrete tends to chip and crack over time, and things like heavy machines can exacerbate this issue.

Thus, many business- and home-owners opt to resurface their concrete floors with rubber. As a material, rubber is impact-absorbent, abrasion-resistant, water-resistant, and weather-resistant. Garages, basements, and industrial zones certainly benefit from these traits, as they are regularly exposed to situations like spills and leakages and heavy-equipment movements.

For example, if you are looking to build a home gym on the concrete surface of your backyard, rubber flooring should be the first thing you consider. Gym equipment can decimate concrete. Vibrations and impacts acutely damage concrete over time, accumulating to cause large chips and cracks. Because rubber naturally absorbs shock, these issues are largely abated. This is the very reason for why commercial gyms almost always have rubber flooring installed beneath their equipment. Furthermore, because rubber is weather-resistant, the rubber floors you install in your backyard will last for years to come, resisting the degrading effects of precipitation and sunlight.

What’s New at Rubber-Cal: Upcoming Trade Shows

You are invited to visit us at our upcoming trade-shows in 2023. We love going to trade shows because these events are great opportunities to make ourselves known, as well as stay abreast of the latest trends in the many industries to which we cater. It is also the perfect chance for us to meet people who are interested in our products: people like you. While our digital storefront accurately represents all of our products, experiencing these products in-person can give customers a newfound perspective—unobtainable otherwise. These are also opportunities to speak with one of our experts in-person and discuss your project at length. Visit our booth at one of the upcoming trade-shows! Be sure to stay tuned with our storefront newsfeed for more updates regarding any one of our upcoming trade-shows.

2023 National Hardware Show – Las Vegas, NV – Jan 31st–Feb 3rd
Rubber-Cal will exhibit at the 2023 National Hardware Show 9 (NHS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Preeminent entities in the home-improvement, construction, and DIY sectors will be at this show to learn, educate, and collaborate: professionals attend the NHS every year to get the most up-to-date sourcing, trading, and news in their respective markets.

The NHS has a long history, rooted at the close of the Second World War in 1945. The NHS was established as an event for construction-industry professionals to network and showcase their latest wares. This event was such a success that it has been held every year since then. Now, there are countless exhibits on display on the Las Vegas Convention Center’s show-floor, highlighting innovations in building products, hardware tools, and outdoor-construction materials.

In 2023, the NHS will partner with NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) and NKBA’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS) at Design & Construction Week® at the Las Vegas Convention Center to offer even more buying, selling, and networking opportunities to the hardware and home-improvement communities. The NAHB IBS is the world’s largest annual residential-construction show and is a must-attend event for professionals in the building industry. IBS is produced by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), which represents over 140,000 members and is the voice for policies that prioritize housing.

This upcoming National Hardware Show will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center from January 31st to February 3rd. Rubber-Cal encourages you to visit us at booth SL5105. For free passes into the show, please contact our sales staff prior to the event. Email us at