NWFA Announces 2015 Wood Floor of the Year Winners
St. Louis, MO, April 30, 2015—Winners of the NWFA’s 2015 Wood Floor of the Year were announced at the show’s expo.
The Member’s Choice award went to Real Antique Wood of Irvington, New Jersey, a first time winner. The black walnut slab live-edge floor was sourced from a tree damaged during Hurricane Irene. The flooring covers approximately 300 square feet, including the staircase. A picture the installation garnered nearly two million likes on Facebook.
Best restoration: Yantarnaya Pryad-Parquet, State Hermitage Museum restoration (Russia)
Best manufacturer factory finish: Gaylord Hardwood Flooring, company showroom (Ottawa, ON)
Best commercial: Ourada Designs, Bostik Inc. trade show booth
Best residential: Ourada Designs, private
Best CNC/laser cut: Woodright Hardwood Floor, Harlan Crow Library medallion
Best reclaimed: Archetypal Imagery Corp., private