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When you’re not ‘family’ in a family-run business

In the flooring industry, it’s common to find family-run retail stores, especially among the independent dealers. Whether it’s through succession, nepotism or convenience, family-run...

Responding to ups and downs in the market

We’re in the midst of a remodeling boom, with many flooring dealers booked out for weeks or months. Some forecasters are predicting that high...

A tried-and-true way to enter the flooring biz

During a recent podcast on my Flooring Business Facebook group, I interviewed Dean Paulson of The Floor Trader about being a stocking dealer. I always...

One man’s perspective on Armstrong’s predicament

Armstrong Flooring has filed for bankruptcy. Not much of a surprise at this point, and it’s certainly not the first longstanding company to do...

Reshuffling the deck as workers shift priorities

American workers are resigning in droves. What has been dubbed “The Great Resignation” is much more likely a “Great Reshuffle” as workers are not...

Advances in wood flooring adhesives

By Jeffrey Johnson—In the wood floor installation industry some things remain constant and some are constantly changing. The one constant in this industry is...

Five ways to improve your conversion rates

In the face of rising advertising costs—especially when it comes to well-planned digital marketing campaigns—it’s critical that home improvement companies get the best return...

A quick lesson in Economics 101

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the last 18 months, you’ve witnessed inflation unseen for decades. It has impacted just about every purchase...

In business today, networking is king

By Lisbeth Calandrino—Some people talk about networking as if it were this horrible thing they must do. Others think networking is about meeting people,...

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