One membership. Many benefits. Representing all segments of the hardwood flooring industry, NWFA offers various programs and services to unify and strengthen the wood flooring community. 

Technical Standards

As the recognized representative for the wood flooring industry, the NWFA offers industry-accepted standards, accessible resources, and highly skilled instructors to lead hands-on training events.


Connect with other professionals, take part in meaningful education, and turn your job into a career. The NWFA offers hands-on and online learning for wood flooring professionals who are interested in expanding their industry and skills knowledge. 


Expand your network and build stronger relationships with existing colleagues and friends. The NWFA offers numerous networking opportunities throughout the year to build your business network.


Impact and educate the next generation. Promote the benefits of wood floors. The NWFA seeks ways to advocate for you as wood flooring professionals and to give you tools to advocate for the industry.

Certified Professionals

Set yourself apart and advance your career. The NWFA’s Certified Professional program validates your industry knowledge and expertise and recognizes you as an expert in your field.

Hardwood Floors Magazine

From the latest industry news, to business best practices, to installation techniques, we strive to ensure the right information is available to you when and where you need it most. Available in-print, online, and through our Hardwood Floors magazine app, it’s impossible to miss an article.

Industry Guide

Search our database to find products and professionals from across the supply chain. The Hardwood Floors Magazine Industry Guide is the most up-to-date business directory of NWFA members.


Grow your skill set, network, and learn valuable tips and tools from other wood flooring professionals. View our full event schedule to find an opportunity near you.

Live Edge Events

Product Theater Thursday – 3M

Protect yourself, protect the jobsite, and protect your profits with 3M Professional Floor Products. The 3M team will demonstrate how new Regalite minerals can be used to sand floors more […]

Pallmann: The Evolution of the Planetary Sander

Join RJ Symalla and Kelsey Quigg from Pallmann as they discuss the history and development of multi-disk sanding machines and how they have become a crucial component of the wood […]

Bona: Environmental Impacts of Wood Floor Renovation

New products and technologies offer safer, more sustainable options for hardwood floor refinishing, but what are the environmental impacts? Learn the results of a recent IVL Swedish Environmental Institute study […]