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Surviving in Laminate Sales

Succeeding in Flooring Sales in a Tight Market Requires Expertise WASHINGTON, D.C. – The economy is tougher, competition is tighter and consumers have a firm grip on their wallets. But when it comes to closing a sale, an attractive price … Continue reading

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The Stamp of Approval – The NALFA Certification Seal

Consumer Awareness of Laminate Quality Grows with NALFA Certification Seal WASHINGTON, D.C. – More than one hundred years ago, a popular women’s magazine started testing household products to see if they lived up to their promises. Those that did could … Continue reading

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Congratulations to NALFA Member Mannington!

Congratulations to NALFA member Mannington Mills for winning a 2012 Readers’ Choice Award from National Floor Trends. NFT readers were asked to vote online for their favorite products in a range of categories. Mannington was recognized in the laminate category … Continue reading

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Beyond the Kitchen: More Consumers Using Laminate Flooring throughout the Home

WASHINGTON, DC – High-heel shoes walk quickly across the kitchen floor on the way to the garage and another day’s work. Later, as dinner is being prepared, a jar of spaghetti sauce tumbles off the counter, splattering a red mess … Continue reading

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New NALFA Advanced Installer Certification Class Is May 8

Higher income and increased business exposure are two of the potential benefits of the new Advanced Laminate Installer Certification class offered by the North American Laminate Flooring Association (NALFA). The next one-day class will be presented May 8 in Dallas, … Continue reading

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NALFA’s Laminate Flooring Class Debuts March 29

The North American Laminate Flooring Association (NALFA) is pleased to introduce a new course to its educational curriculum with the debut of a “Getting to Know Laminate Flooring” course. The first class will be held March 29 in Toronto, ON, … Continue reading

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The 5 Most Significant Advances in Laminate Flooring

Summary: In the 15 years since the North American Laminate Flooring Association was founded, laminate floors have undergone major advances. Innovative design, technology and more make laminate flooring one of the most popular choices for homeowners today. WASHINGTON, DC – … Continue reading

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2011 NALFA Lammy Award Recipients

The North American Laminate Flooring Association (NALFA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 LAMMY Awards, which are given annually to companies and individuals for exceptional contributions to the laminate flooring industry. “Each of these winners are a … Continue reading

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Going Green: Laminate Flooring Is the Eco-Friendly Choice

Laminate flooring has a variety of environmentally friendly benefits, but one of them beats them all: Laminate flooring creates the look of a natural resource – such as wood or stone – as opposed to actually using it, so fewer … Continue reading

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NALFA to Hold Product Demonstration at Surfaces 2012

The North American Laminate Flooring Association (NALFA) will conduct a product demonstration on Tuesday, January 24, at 1 p.m. in conjunction with Surfaces 2012 in Las Vegas, NV. The one-hour demo, which will take place on the main stage, will … Continue reading

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