Retrofitting Commercial Flooring

3 CEU Hours

Retrofitting a commercial space is outpacing new construction. The renovation of old floors leads to different solutions than when you’re starting from scratch. The floors that are already down require sophisticated remedies and skilled contractors. When it comes to selecting flooring for a commercial space, it’s essential to look beyond esthetics and look to day-to-day practicalities. The question in commercial space is how is it being used and how does it impact the public. Commercial space leads us into healthcare, hospitality, office space and recreational facilities. The three top issues are acoustic requirement, energy management and the biggest one, maintenance.

Objectives:

  1. Learn the types of materials that are best used in commercial spaces and how the subfloor helps
    determine the product choice.
  2. Understand what flooring maintenance looks like and how it protects one’s investment.
  3. Gain an understanding of what Independent Claims Inspectors do and the role they play in handling flooring claims
  4. Understand the different types of commercial flooring and their specific usage

TIME: 180 minutes long. Includes 30 minute break and 120 minutes of instructional time.

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