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  • 2018 Floor Manufacturing Equipmet Product Focus

    by WFB Editors | December 7, 2018 10:52 AM

         Featured SuppliersAkhurst Machinery Inc.The Marinus Powermax from Akhurst is a high-speed, end-matching and defect cut-off saw...

  • 2019 Surfaces Exhibitor Showcase

    by WFB Editors | December 6, 2018 1:39 PM

    The International Surface Event is slated for Jan. 22–25 (with the trade show Jan. 23–25)at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas,...

  • 2018 Unfinished Domestic Wood Flooring Product Focus

    by WFB Editors | December 5, 2018 12:40 PM

    Unfinished wood flooring made up 65 percent of flooring wood installed by contractors last year, according to the 2018 WFB State of the Industry...

  • Tool Reviews: Sharp Pog Blade Sharpener and Etymotic Earphones

    by WFB Editors | December 2018/January 2019

    Sharp Pog Oscillating Saw Blade Sharpener Jon Yelle of Myrtle Beach, S.C.-based Classic Wood Floors tried the patent-pending Sharp Pog. The...

  • Gargantuan Boards Require Special Installation Tactics

    by Ryan Kushner | December 2018/January 2019

    The installation of 33-foot-long solid planks in a boutique shoe store required stunts worthy of a Mission Impossible film for San Francisco-based...

  • A Tricky Sunburst Medallion Radiates in Utah

    by Ryan Kushner | December 2018/January 2019

    The dryness of the air in Salt Lake City is notorious—but that has its perks when installing a complex wood floor medallion, says Jay Jenkins,...

  • What’s Your Best Tip to Avoid Wood Floor Moisture Issues?

    by WFB Editors | December 2018/January 2019

    We asked our Facebook and Instagram followers the above question. Here are some responses:  Daniel Van Auken Go as far as checking exterior...

  • Wood Flooring Q&A: What To Do With Open Knots?

    by WFB Editors | December 2018/January 2019

    I'm installing a reclaimed wood floor. What do I do about the open knots? Kevin Minton, owner/operator at Specialty Flooring in Ridgeland, S.C.,...

  • Wood Floor Wall of Shame: Falling Short

    by WFB Editors | December 2018/January 2019

    After evaluating these shockingly short boards (shown above left) installed at a residence in Clarkston, Mich., Bill Deskins of Aardvark Hardwood...

  • 2019 Resource Book Featured Products

    by WFB Editors | November 9, 2018 2:53 PM

    Take a look at the latest products from these companies, all advertisers in the 2019 WFB Resource Book, the buyer's guide for the wood flooring...