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Carbon Accountability – A Contractor’s Perspective

with Denyse van Opbergen, Senior Manager, Climate and Sustainability, EllisDon

Aim for Flooring Covering Success – Manufacturers are here to help

with Danick Lalonde, Area Technical Manager, Canada H.B. Fuller Construction Products

Handling Floor Complaints

with Drew Kern, Hard Surface Flooring Specialist, Infinity Claims Management Solutions

Avoiding the Seven Deadly Sins of Installation

with Aaron Abbott, Senior Technical Product Manager, LATICRETE International

Concrete Assumptions, Myths and Legacy Issues

with Robert Higgins, Concrete Consultant

The Flooring Installer Shortage: A Study in Action

with Jim Aaron, Executive Director and Kaye Whitener, Director of Operations, Floor Covering Education Foundation

The Flooring Installer Shortage – Connecting the Dots…What Will it Take? A Vision for the Future

with Nicole Harding, Vice President, CCA Global University

Prep 1: Wood, Metal Substrates and Application of Cementitious Underlayment

with Brent Johnsen, Business Development Manager, MAPEI

Prep 2: Concrete Surface Preparation and Testing Requirements for Installing Sheet Resilient Flooring

with Danny Lavallie, Manager, Technical Support Canada, Forbo Flooring Systems

Your Biggest Asset – Your People

with Nicole Harding, Vice President, CCA Global University

Complaints Come with the Territory: A Discussion on How to Deal with them

with Chris Maskell, CEO, National Floor Covering Assoc.

Specifying Dementia-Friendly Finishes

with Susan Drew, EDAC, Market Segment Manager, Senior Living and Behavior Mental Health, Altro Americas

Beyond the Surface: Uniting Process and Collaboration in Healthcare Flooring

with Sarah Thorn, Manager of Planning & Projects, Facility Management, Fraser Health Authority

Update Your Toolbox – New Essentials

with Don Brletic, President, Beatty Commercial Floors Ltd. 

Simple Surface Moisture Testing to Reduce a Billion Dollar Problem

with David Daniels, Vice President of Sales, Tramex USA 

Keeping up with ASTM 710: Major Changes that Impact Every Installation

with Dean Craft, LtCol, USMCR (ret.), DBA, ASTM, Principal, ISE Logik Industries 

Safety By Design

 

with Susan Drew, Market Segment Manager,

Altro Americas

The Need to Re-think Flooring in Construction: From Spec to Occupancy

with Chris Maskell, CEO, National Floor Covering Association (NFCA) 

Determining Acceptable Slab Surfaces: The New Best Practice Document Explained

with Chris Maskell, NFCA, Graeme Rosen, Inter Source Trading Company, Seth Pevarnik, Ardex Americas

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Adhesives: Problems, Cures, Tests And Limitations

A Greener Approach to Flooring Selection for Interior Designers/Architects Division 3 versus Division 9: A Case Study Myth-Busting Commercial Rubber Flooring Understanding Acoustics: Part 1 Solving Acoustical Problems: Part 2 Sustainability: Seeing through the Greenwashing THE NEED TO RE-THINK FLOORING IN THE CONSTRUCTION PROCESS: From Spec to Occupancy Wet Areas And Drains: Recommended Detailing For Sheet Vinyl

Still the Leader and Still Evolving – What you need to know today and into the future

The Five Basic Things You Need To Know For Successful Hardwood Flooring Installations

Floor Covering Inspections: How The Quality Assurance Program Helps Ensure A Project's Success The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: A Spotlight on Flooring Inspections When a Flooring Project Goes South and QAP Guides it North – A Study in Turning Things Around The Need to Re-Think Flooring in the Construction Process: From Spec to Occupancy

Adhesives: Problems, Cures, Tests And Limitations The Art of Flash Coving Effective Habits For Successful LVT Installation Efficiencies on the Jobsite The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: A Spotlight on Flooring Inspections The Ups And Downs Of The Straightedge Test: A Discussion On A Contentious Topic

Laminate & SPC Flooring: Problems, Causes and Cures

Post Installation Care And Cleaning; Justifying Minimum Standards

An Introduction to Contract Surety Bonding Asbestos and Lead Awareness Ceramic Tile & Stone Installations: Do's and Don'ts and Industry Resources Efficiencies on the Jobsite Moisture: The Why, What, and How of Concrete Moisture Testing Post Installation Care And Cleaning; Justifying Minimum Standards Understanding Acoustics: Part 1 Solving Acoustical Problems: Part 2 THE NEED TO RE-THINK FLOORING IN THE CONSTRUCTION PROCESS: From Spec to Occupancy The Ups And Downs Of The Straightedge Test: A Discussion On A Contentious Topic

Effective Habits For Successful LVT Installation LAMINATE & SPC FLOORING: Problems, Causes and Cures LVT-FLOATING FLOORS: Luxury Vinyl & Floating Floors: Understanding Best Practices Myth-Busting Commercial Rubber Flooring Successful LVT/LVP Installations – Here's what it Takes The Art of Flash Coving Wet Areas And Drains: Recommended Detailing For Sheet Vinyl

Condensation And Dewpoint: Eliminate These To Eliminate Moisture Claims How to Obtain and Interpret Meaningful Data when Moisture Testing for Commercial Flooring Winning the Struggle Between Moisture and Flooring Installations The Ups And Downs Of The Straightedge Test: A Discussion On A Contentious Topic What It Takes To Provide A Successful Gypsum Substrate The Love-Hate Relationship between Moisture and Concrete Slabs THE NEED TO RE-THINK FLOORING IN THE CONSTRUCTION PROCESS: From Spec to Occupancy Underlayment Series – Part 1: Proper Substrate Preparation for the Installation of Patching and Levelling Materials Underlayment Series – Part 2: Thick Pour Gypsum Underlayments Underlayment Series – Part 3: Wooden Subfloors and Finish Grade Panel Underlayment for the Installation of Flooring

Condensation And Dewpoint: Eliminate These To Eliminate Moisture Claims How to Obtain and Interpret Meaningful Data when Moisture Testing for Commercial Flooring The Love-Hate Relationship between Moisture and Concrete Slabs The Why and How of Testing New and Old Concrete Slabs Winning the Struggle Between Moisture and Flooring Installations

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