Magnificent timber floors can be one of the greatest assets in a home, but they need to be specified and installed correctly. Dave Hayward, the Australasian Timber Flooring Association’s highly experienced Technical Manager, will give you the facts on: floor colour & grade – what to expect, the products available – traditional and new, their characteristics, and limitations, the importance of designing with the particular building environment and floor in mind, the key specification and installation points to be aware of, and the coating and finishing options available.
Presenter: David Hayward, Technical Manager @ Australasian Timber Flooring Association
David Hayward is the Technical Manager with the Australasian Timber Flooring Association (ATFA). He is an engineer who has worked in the timber and timber flooring industries for more than 30 years. With ATFA he undertakes research work, floor performance inspections, as well as training and promotion of sound flooring practice. He is well respected for his expert technical knowledge of timber flooring and his willingness to share this with others.