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  • 2017 Subfloors + Subfloor Prep Product Focus

    by WFB Editors | September 28, 2017 1:42 PM

    Featured Suppliers AdvanTechAdvanTech subfloor adhesive is a foam-to-gel formula that applies quickly and easily with a gun applicator, filling...

  • 8 Tools That Will Make You Say What the #$%&

    by Andrew Averill | October/November 2017

    You're scrolling down your social media feed, liking posts by other pros, when all of a sudden you see someone installing a floor with… What the...

  • The Greatest Tool Combo in Woodworking History?

    by Andrew Averill | October/November 2017

    One of woodworking history's greatest days was the union of the circular saw and guide rail, creating a track saw. The oldest photo evidence of it...

  • The Largest Portable Court in the World

    by Andrew Averill | October/November 2017

    At a community center in Hoover, Ala., rests the elephantine expanse of what is likely the world's largest portable gym floor—72,000 square feet...

  • Historic Flooring Can Put Your Kids Inside the Floor... What?

    by Andrew Averill | October/November 2017

    You turn out of bed, look down and next to your foot, inside a knot in your wood flooring, is a picture of your smiling children. No, you're...

  • Tool Time: Comparing Laser Distance Meters

    by Sean James | October/November 2017

    Laser tape measures—what their manufacturers call "laser distance meters" or "laser distance measurers"—are valuable tools. These meters...

  • One Way We Avoid Trouble: The 10-Board Measurement

    by Greg Ceglarski | October/November 2017

    As wood floor professionals (here in Australia we would say "timber floor"), what we do with the first boards we pick up is vitally important to...

  • How Do You Know Which Adhesive to Use?

    by David Ford | October/November 2017

    We hear it all the time: How do I know what type of adhesive to use for my installation? What's the right technology? How much is it? What makes...

  • Q&A: How Fast Will a Bundle of Wood Flooring Dry?

    by WFB Editors | October/November 2017

    We had bundles that sat on a humid job site and gained too much moisture. I was told wood gains moisture faster than it loses it, so it will take a...

  • 2017 Reclaimed Wood Flooring Product Focus

    by WFB Editors | September 27, 2017 1:35 PM

    As wood flooring contractor and reclaimed flooring expert Kevin Minton wrote about in the Aug/Sept issue, your ability to find a reliable reclaimed...