About the Event:
Workshops offered at Floors Northwest Inc., Minneapolis, MN:
Jan. 13: Jobsite Preparation and Testing teaches you how to properly manage your project before the installation begins. This workshop covers the jobsite checklist, moisture testing methods, water and wood relationships, structural fundamentals, subfloor preparation, wood, concrete, and flattening substrates, and how to best prepare the jobsite.
Jan. 14: Problems, Causes & Cures explores an in-depth dissection of common problems, identifying their causes, and how to cure them. The workshop will focus on problems specific to the geographic location of the event.
Jan. 15: Wood Floor Repairs provides an introduction to advanced level repair work on finished floors, injections, board replacements, factory finished repairs, color matching, dyes and shellacs, color theory, and collecting payment for the job.
Jan. 16: Finish Application/Color addresses finish problems, causes, and cures, finish technologies, UV finishes, oils, waxes, stains, dye applications, and custom color methods. Receive hands-on training for various finish application methods.
Jan. 17: Wood Floor Sales provides an overview of selling wood floors and helping your customer make the right choice in their flooring selection. This workshop also covers how to define the responsible party and how that can relate to flooring failures.