Hard Floor Overview
Types of Flooring Before getting into the procedures the class will learn to identify floor types.
Phases of Floor Care The state of the floor, the desired outcome, and the equipment & supplies you use will define which procedures you will perform and when you will perform them.
FLOOR CARE PROCEDURES
Daily Procedures Students will review procedures for daily floor care along with the latest tools available.
Periodic Maintenance Floors don’t always need to be refinished to return the shine. Class participants will review less costly alternatives to get floors back in top shape.
Hands on Scrub & Recoat Students will use equipment to remove the top layers of finish before applying a fresh coat of finish.
Restorative Procedures The class will cover the many steps involved with a floor strip & finish.
Hands on Strip & Finish After an in class discussion of the proper strip & finish procedure, students will break into small groups to complete the procedure themselves.
Floor Finish Issues & Resolutions
Issues & Resolutions Stripping & finishing requires time to dry in-between coats. During this “down time” students will look at common floor issues and how to solve them.