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technical standards

As the recognized representative for the wood flooring industry, the NWFA offers industry-accepted standards, accessible resources, and highly skilled instructors to lead hands-on training events.

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guidelines & publications

The NWFA’s comprehensive guidelines and publications offer industry-accepted standards and straightforward information to help guide you through situations you might encounter on the job. Blank blank blank blank blank blank blank.

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manufacturing

The NWFA offers two industry-wide accepted standards for the manufacturing of wood floors, NOFMA Certified Flooring and Responsible Procurement Program (RPP). As a manufacturer, these standards verify you are producing quality flooring that adheres to a set of industry-specific guidelines.

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resources

From a technical call hotline and technical Facebook group monitored by experts, to job site checklists and in-depth articles through our publication, Hardwood Floors magazine, the NWFA has the resources you need when you need them.

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legislative updates

Legislative issues in the wood industry are constantly changing. Stay up-to-date with the latest legislative rules and acts that can affect you and your business.

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regional instructors

Each hands-on training event is led by a highly skilled NWFA Regional Instructor. These wood flooring professionals have considerable experience and knowledge in the wood industry and go through extensive training before leading NWFA events.

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real wood definition

Part of the standard the NWFA sets includes the formal definition of real wood, which was formed by a task force of wood flooring professionals across the supply chain.

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