Hanley Wood University

 

Flooring

  • Introduction to Carpet Specification

    This course covers construction and performance specifications; elements of both types of specifications; how “tight” specifications should be; and how to specify for performance, indoor air quality, installation, maintenance, and environmental issues. This program is registered with the AIA for 1 CEH. Take the course.

    Posted:
    July 2012
    Subject(s):
    Flooring
    Sponsor:
    The Carpet and Rug Institute
  • Carpet Testing Methods

    This one-hour course offers detailed, technical information on carpet testing requirements and methods. This course also introduces the Green Label Plus test methods – that meet the California 1350 Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) standards – and covers a long list of other carpet test methods, including those that meet American Society of Testing Materials (ASTM) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards. This program is registered with the AIA for 1 CEH. Take the course.

    Posted:
    July 2012
    Subject(s):
    Flooring, Codes and Standards
    Sponsor:
    The Carpet and Rug Institute
  • Fibers and Yarns

    This course on fibers and yarns is one of the six-presentation series on carpet manufacturing. The other classes cover other aspects of carpet manufacturing, such as Carpet Construction, Dye Methods, Carpet Specification, Carpet Testing Methods, and Backing and Finishing. This program is registered with the AIA for 1 CEH. Take the course.

    Posted:
    July 2012
    Subject(s):
    Flooring
    Sponsor:
    The Carpet and Rug Institute
  • American Hardwood for High-Traffic Areas

    1 LU

    This learning unit will show you the suitability of various hardwood species for high-traffic settings, as well as key design considerations, including finishes and maintenance. After completing this learning unit you will be able to explain how life-cycle thinking can influence green building products selection. You will compare and contrast four types of finishes for different hardwood applications and requirements. Take the course.

    Posted:
    November 2008
    Subject(s):
    Flooring, Finishes and Surfaces
    Sponsor:
    Hardwood Council
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Specifying Maple Sports Floors: Sustainable Sport Floors

    1 LU

    The Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association provides industry standards for the specification and installation of maple sport floors. Learn the quality and performance characteristics of Northern hard maple and vairous subfloor configurations. Learn how to write specifications for maple sport floors and how the MFMA Accredited Installer Program will help architects identify manufacturers and installers of maple sport floors. Take the course.

    Posted:
    August 2008
    Subject(s):
    Flooring
    Sponsor:
    Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association
    Certification(s):
    AIA