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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 Quick-Step!

NALFA would like to congratulate member Quick-Step on being named -“Laminate Manufacturer of the Year” during the 16th annual Award Of Excellence competition.

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9 Popular Trends in Laminate Flooring for the Home

Floor Designers Are Producing New Neutrals, Glossy Finishes, Longer Planks & More WASHINGTON, D.C. – Just as fashion designers in the apparel industry sweat over every button, stitch and pleat, the floorcovering industry has its own designers who diligently follow … Continue reading

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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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