NWFA 2014 Wood Floor of the Year winners announced

Home News NWFA 2014 Wood Floor of the Year winners announced

Tom Ourada, NWFA Members’ Choice Winner

St. Louis — The National Wood Flooring Association announced the winners of its 2014 Wood Floor of the Year contest during its Wood Flooring Expo in Nashville, Tenn. The winning entries were announced during an awards dinner held on April 18.

The Wood Floor of the Year awards were developed to encourage and recognize innovative craftsmanship and design in wood flooring installations. Since the program began in 1990, more than 200 awards have been presented to NWFA member companies throughout the United States and Canada, as well as in Russia and Finland.

This year’s Wood Floor of the Year Contest yielded 74 entries from two countries, including the United States and Russia. All entries in the competition featured flooring installations completed between January 2013 and January 2014. A panel of judges comprised of trade and consumer press editors, industry leaders, and professional designers, evaluated the individual categories. The NWFA membership voted on all entries to recognize the Members’ Choice winner.

Recipients of the 2014 Wood Floor of the Year awards are as follows:

Best CNC/Laser Cut                                       MP Caroll Hardwood – Cheektowaga, N.Y.

Best Commercial                                             Archetypal Imagery Corp. – Bronx, N.Y.

Best Extreme Makeover                                 Czar Floors – Huntingdon Valley, Pa.

Best Limited Species                                      Marwick’s/Precision Floorcrafters – Summerfield, Fla.

Best Manufacturer Factory Finished             WD Flooring – Laona, Wis.

Best Reclaimed                                               Marwick’s/Precision Floorcrafters – Summerfield, Fla.

Best Residential                                              Natural Wood Floors & Design – Miami

Best Restoration                                             Brookens Wood Floors – Springfield, Ill.

Members’ Choice                                           Ourada Designs – Nine Mile Falls, Wash.

 

Must Read

The 2023 NAFCD + NBMDA Convention targets distribution

Chicago—This fall, NAFCD and NBMDA will bring together the leaders of the flooring and interior building material distribution community for the 2023 NAFCD +...

Novalam adds i4F technologies to enter global SPC market

Nules, Spain—i4F announced that Novalam Innovacion SA has signed an i4F drop-lock technologies license agreement for its entry into the global stone polymer core...

Tile of Spain releases 2023 Look Book

Miami, Fla.—Tile of Spain has released its 2023 Look Book. Celebrating the beauty and authenticity of Spanish ceramic design, the Tile of Spain USA...

Shintech joins RFCI

La Grange Ga.—The Resilient Floor Covering Institute (RFCI) announced that Shintech, Inc., has become an associate member of RFCI. Shintech is a supplier of...

Annual Flooring Product Guide 2023

New products are the lifeblood of the retail flooring industry, and dealers sometimes stake their reputations on selecting winning products that will resonate with...

USGBC recognizes Shaw Industries for sustainability efforts

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) named Shaw Industries a 2023 Leadership Award recipient during a special ceremony here earlier this...
Some text some message..
X