Linda Lockwood

Certified Flooring Inspector. Area of coverage: New Jersey, New York, and eastern Pennsylvania with nationwide service available. Linda Lockwood 888-362-7750

Flooring installation training is on track to break records in 2012, according to Jim Walker, CEO of the International Certified Flooring Installers Association (CFI).

Thirty-seven cities are scheduled to host CFI installation programs before May 30 alone, he said, and more are being scheduled. In addition, manufacturers such as Armstrong,… Continue reading

Dressage (pronounced /ˈdrɛsɑːʒ/ or /drɨˈsɑːʒ/) (a French term, most commonly translated to mean “training”) is a competitive equestrian sport, defined by the International Equestrian Federation as “the highest expression of horse training.”[1] Competitions are held at all levels from amateur to the World Equestrian Games. Its fundamental purpose is to… Continue reading

Dressage markers made from…

…laminate flooring and insulation tape!!….

haha but any old wood will do the job!! Your local scrap yard may have some you could use!

Dad was going to throw away the laminate flooring we had left over, but I stopped him and made these…..

Adding some… Continue reading

We recently had our floors re-done in laminate flooring.. There were several left-over planks of various sizes… Here is what I’ve been doing with them.. They have been well received by family and friends. This is an easy and fun project, a great way to recycle and makes a wonderful… Continue reading

As it’s been said on this blog many times, and can’t be said enough, is that laminate flooring has evolved since it was first invented. There have been many features that make laminate a practical choice in a flooring surface. For versatility and ease of installation alone, it’s been a… Continue reading

There’s a new kid on the block and everyone else is taking notice. This new type of flooring combines all of the advantages of hardwood floors and laminate floors to give today’s flooring consumer all that he/she could ever ask for in a green floor.

Click engineered HDF core flooring… Continue reading

All of us at NALFA are pleased to announce that two laminate underlayment manufacturers have earned the NALFA Certification Seal. The Silencer™ from Foam Products Corp. and TORLYS Safe & Sound underlayment brands have successfully passed ANSI product testing and may now display the NALFA certification seal as testament to… Continue reading

What’s Not to Like about Laminate Flooring?

Laminate flooring is quite possibly the best all-encompassing package for your decorating dollar and perfect for busy families who want low maintenance flooring. Check out this impressive list of benefits:

1. Laminate flooring is extremely durable

Protected by a tough external layer and… Continue reading

hope I don’t run out of ideas to discuss while trying to stay on topic. Yea, I do need a real life, but for the time being this is fine and dandy as Andy Griffith would often tell Aunt Bee. I started installing laminate floors back in ’96. Then it… Continue reading