Terry Weinheimer and Kevin Weinheimer, NWFA CP Certified Flooring Inspectors. NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector are National Wood Flooring Association Certified Professionals (CP). Hardwood flooring is an expensive investment that should offer decades of service. Unfortunately, many hardwood floors and their installations are failing prematurely.
The NWFACP Certified Flooring Inspector Expert
NWFA Certified Inspectors, your independent non-biased wood flooring experts. Certified by the National Wood Flooring Association – NWFA. The most recognized, most difficult wood flooring certification to obtain. When a wood floor fails certified flooring inspectors, investigate, tests and identifies the cause of failure.
NWFA certified flooring inspectors perform a thorough investigation, onsite testing and identify the cause of failure. Wood floor complaints include product issues, improper installation and site related conditions such as moisture. Some of the more common complaints include finish issues, cupping and splitting of hardwood floors.
The reports of NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector are routinely used to settle complaints, avoiding legal action. NWFA CP Flooring Inspectors testify as forensic expert witnesses for court testimony.
Weinheimer Group inspections and reports, known for being thorough, well documented, technically strong, supported by industry standards and focused on key issues.
Terry is NOFMA trained. In 2004 he became the first NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector in the pacific northwest. Kevin was to soon follow with NWFA Certification. Terry and Kevin Weinheimer, nationally certified by The National Wood Flooring Association – NWFA Certified Professionals, FCITS and NALFA.
Manufacturers Recommend Using NWFA Certified Professional
The National Wood Flooring Association states that the following manufacturers recommend using NWFA Certified Professional:
- Advantage Coatings Technologies
- Allegheny Mountain Hardwood Flooring
- American OEM Wood Floors
- Basic Coatings
- Buchanan Hardwood Flooring Co. LLC
- Custom Wholesale Floors Inc.
- DuChateau/American Guild
- Fortifiber Building Systems Group
- Glista, a division of Rudd Company
- Goodwin Heart Pine Company
- Grayson Millworks
- Hallmark Hardwoods
- Hassell & Hughes Lumber Company Inc.
- Heppner Hardwoods
- Jamie Beckwith Collection
- Johnson Premium Hardwood Flooring
- Kahrs Group
- LaCrosse Flooring
- Mannington Mills
- Maxwell Hardwood Flooring
- McMinnville Manufacturing Co.
- Mid TN Lumber Co.
- Mohawk Finishing Products
- Mullican Flooring
- Nova USA Wood Products
- Nydree Flooring
- Olde Wood Limited
- Ouachita Hardwood Flooring
- Owens Flooring LLC
- Palo Duro Hardwoods Inc.
- Peachey Hardwood Flooring
- Rare Earth Hardwoods
- Regal Hardwoods
- Robinson Lumber & Flooring
- Rust-Oleum Corporation
- Shamrock Plank Flooring
- Somerset Wood Products Inc.
- Struxtur Inc.
- Swiff-Train Company
- TEKA Hardwood Flooring by
- PlyQuet of America Inc.
- Urban Floor
- Waterlox Coatings Corp.
- WD Flooring
- Wellmade Floors
- Yantarnaya Pryad-Parquet
NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector Qualifications
Becoming a NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector requires in-depth knowledge of the wood flooring industry and its products and passing extremely difficult tests. The inspector must have the experience to determine the cause of failure. The wood flooring inspector must possess the ability to provide this information to the client in a concise, documented report. NWFA CP certified inspector candidates pass a series of written exams. Upon passing, the candidates placed on probation, during which time the NWFA inspection committee must review and pass upon a series of written reports. To maintain certification the inspector must participate in continuing education courses and certify annually.
NWFA Certified Flooring Inspector Services
The Services of the Weinheimer Group Include
- Expert, Professional, NWFA Certified Wood Flooring Inspections
- Onsite testing and dispute resolution
- Review and rebuttal of other flooring inspection reports
- Consulting and court testimony services
The Weinheimer Group, certified member of the National Wood Flooring Association. Terry Weinheimer- NWFA License # CP1230204. Kevin Weinheimer License # CP246617