Flooring Contractors Association: online registration open

Home Inside FCNews Flooring Contractors Association: online registration open

West Bloomfield, Mich.—Online registration is open for the Flooring Contractors Association’s (FCICA) mid-year meeting in Florence, Ala., Oct. 3 to 5, at fcica.com.

The meeting’s educational sessions include the following:

•“Welding Systems—Tools & Techniques.” Different welding methods for resilient flooring will be demonstrated by representatives of Flexco/Roppe, Nora Systems and Johnsonite.

•“Application of Self-Levelers,” which covers substrate identification, proper preparation, moisture mitigation and the importance of priming prior to self-leveling.

•“The Risk of Excluding Initial Floor Maintenance,” will point out each mill has specific initial maintenance requirements for its product to perform to specification and to validate its warranty.

•“Is Your Concrete Concrete? Avoiding Failures When the Floor Might Be Gypcrete, Fly Ash Concrete or a Lightweight Aggregate” will discuss the different types of “concrete” substrates one might run into, how to identify and understand them and, most importantly, how to install over it.

For more information, call 877.863.2422.

Must Read

Happy Floors names Elizabeth Haendiges VP of operations

Miami, Fla.—Happy Floors has named Elizabeth Haendiges as its new vice president of operations. She joins the company with a longstanding career in the...

Beauflor USA launches newest rigid core collection

White, Ga.—Beauflor USA launched its newest rigid core collection, Style. The floating rigid composite board collection highlights 12 new hardwood visuals in an array...

Bruce Barnwood Living collection wins Good Design Award

Mountville, Pa.—The Barnwood Living collection, a new line of American-made solid hardwood flooring resulting from a collaboration between Bruce Flooring and Barnwood Builders host Mark Bowe, has...

Spartan Surfaces launches mobile showroom

Bel Air, Md.—As the industry navigated through the close of 2020, Spartan Surfaces said it knew it wanted the theme for 2021 to be...

Hygienic products come of age in the midst of a pandemic

By Ken Ryan Many people feel the COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the world as we know it. People are living differently and buying differently....

Daltile launches new ColorMatch program

Dallas, Texas—Already offering a wide breadth and depth of products, the Daltile brand is now making it easier to find the right product with...
X