It is our mission to help you pick the perfect floor. At The Fantastic Floor, we’ve been buying and selling hardwood flooring products nationwide for over a decade. Our skilled and professional team can help you with any question, any concern, and any species of wood.
For more than a decade The Fantastic Floor is proud to have helped tens of thousands of people all over the USA and Canada find their perfect floor via our online ecommerce site. We now have opened our doors to the public with our local showroom so you can shop locally and reap the benefit of internet savings!
At The Fantastic Floor we are dedicated to delivering the highest quality product to our customers. The following articles are intended to aid in both the selection and installation of your new hardwood floor. The Fantastic Floor follows the guidelines of The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) and refers all customers to the NWFA web site at www.nwfa.org for additional information on wood flooring.
Glitsa – Floor finish products and stains.
Duraseal – Various hardwood care products
Powernail – Floor nailers, fasteners, and accessories
Bostitch – Floor nailers, fasteners, and accessories
Sika – Adhesives and other specialty construction chemicals
The IWPA is the leading international trade association for the North American imported wood products industry, representing 220 companies and trade associations engaged in the import of hardwoods and softwoods from sustainably managed forests.
Free advice on How to Install a Hardwood Floor from leading home improvement and DIY Projects expert Don Vandervort.
If you want a surefire way to improve the look and value of your home, hardwood floors are the way to go. They’re beautiful and environmentally friendly. Find out all about this sustainable floor choice.
The Wood Flooring Manufacturers Association has been the voice of authority for the wood flooring industry. NOFMA is the only organization to establish and actively enforce grade rules and quality standards for most domestic species of wood flooring. There’s an excellent set of grade comparison photos on this site.
Wood as an engineering material. General Technical Report 113. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. This is the definitive guide to wood properties. This link connects to the US Forest Products Laboratory website which breaks down The Wood Handbook into individual PDF’s for each chapter.
WOODWEB provides information for the wood industry including woodworking, cabinets, components, woodworking software, wood finishing, cabinet hardware, lumber, plywood, woodworking machinery, suppliers, and tooling.
In May 2008, the US Congress passed the Lacey Act which includes a ban on illegal logging. This law requires that US importers prove that all wood products imported into the United States were harvested legally.
FindAnyFloor.com is a new web site dedicated to providing the most comprehensive information about wood floorin, carpets, laminate and tile. Complete with video how to’s, buying guides, forums, installation information, etc. Check it out.
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