Floor Inspections

We can undertake an independent third party assessment if you have concerns about the condition of your floor be it the quality of the installation, the performance of the product or the finishing.

Chris Northmore is a member of the Australian (and newly created New Zealand Division) of the Australian Timber Floor Association (AFTA). He has completed the Assessing Timber Floor Performance Course which is training in formally assessing the performance and behaviour of different flooring products.

ATFA is the peak body for timber floors and timber flooring representing contractors, manufacturers and suppliers Australia wide. ATFA is a member based timber flooring association which provides information and services to its members and the community. As an association, ATFA is predominantly made up of timber flooring contractors, as well as timber flooring manufacturers, coating manufacturers, adhesive manufacturers and suppliers of these products.

Information Sheet #1 October 2009 on the AFTA website offers an excellent explanation for owners on what to expect from their wooden floors.