Workshops offered at Virginia Hardwood Co., Los Angeles, CA:
Oct. 6: Jobsite Preparation and Testing teaches you how to properly manage
your project before the installation begins. This workshop covers the jobsite checklist,
moisture testing methods, water and wood relationships, structural fundamentals,
subfloor preparation, wood, concrete, and flattening substrates, and how to best
prepare the jobsite.
Oct. 7: Problems, Causes & Cures explores an in-depth dissection of common problems, identifying their causes,
and how to cure them. The workshop will focus on problems specific to the
geographic location of the event.
Oct. 8: Wood Floor Repairs provides an introduction to advanced
level repair work on finished floors, injections, board replacements, factory
finished repairs, color matching, dyes and shellacs, color theory, and
collecting payment for the job.
Finish Application/Color addresses finish problems, causes, and cures, finish technologies, UV
finishes, oils, waxes, stains, dye applications, and custom color methods. Receive hands-on training for various
finish application methods.
Oct. 10: Wood Mill Tour at Heppner Hardwoods includes a half-day mill tour and lunch.