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Ongoing training for our wood flooring technicians

  We were recently interviewed by Hardwood Floors magazine for our participation in the National Wood Flooring Association's Online University (see story here). Phillips' Floors is committed to ongoing training for all of our installers, and the NWFA's recent addition of an online university has been a fantastic addition to our training regimen. All of our crew leaders and salespeople are currently going through this program (many have already completed it) to further their already extensive knowledge of the proper methods for installing and finishing hardwood floors.  In addition, all of our apprentices will be required to complete this program prior to promotion

Everything you need to know about your wood floors

Wood floors are among the most beautiful and long lasting floors available, and when properly cared for, can last a lifetime and then some. We've compiled a list of key things that you will want to know about care and maintenance to protect your investment. Humidity control Wood is a hygroscopic material, meaning it gains or loses moisture with changing humidity levels. Wood will shrink in dimension when it loses moisture and expand when it gains moisture. This will result in seasonal cracks or gaps, which open in the winter and close in the summer.  This process is completely normal. In our climate, relative

Carver Hawkeye Arena Floor Time Lapse

Phillips' Floors is proud to have assembled, sanded, painted and finished the new floor for the University of Iowa.  Here's a quick video of the floor being reassembled at Carver Hawkeye Arena, courtesy of Hawkeyesports.com:      
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