Geelong FloorX Roadshow Trade Night (12/11/24)


Date: Tuesday 12th November 2024Venue: Geelong Events Centre (Rydges)- Cnr Myers & Gheringhap St Geelong 3220 Learn correct methods, catch up on the latest industry news and have a drink and feed with your peers.  Details Price Ticket $0.00 (AUD) Buy Tickets

Wollongong FloorX Roadshow Trade Night (7/8/24)

Date: Wednesday 7th August 2024Venue: Wests Illawarra – Hargreaves Street, Unanderra New South Wales 2526 – Kiera Room Learn correct methods, catch up on the latest industry news and have a drink and feed with your peers.  Details Price Ticket $0.00 (AUD) Buy Tickets

Ozworld Timber Flooring

Ozworld Timber Flooring is the leading timber floor manufacturer, wholesaler and supplier in Australia. In order to achieve the ultimate excellence of quality, we participate in nearly every corner of the timber flooring industry from logging and producing to distributing and servicing our flooring products for our local customers. Visit Website Download Brochure

Technical Article – Vinyl over Timber Subfloors

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A scenario that flooring professionals in Australia and New Zealand are experiencing more often is when a customer requests the installation of vinyl or plastic flooring or underlay over a timber subfloor. This can be a plastic moisture vapour barrier used in an underlay, or an LVT or Hybrid floor, which is more correctly known as an Expanded Polymer Core (EPC) or Solid Polymer Core (SPC) floating vinyl. Unfortunately. this brings several challenges and some rather serious consequences for the building


Acouslime’s Product of the Week Complete Solutions for Timber, Carpet Tile & Resilient Flooring Visit Website Download Brochure Acouslime 4 in 1 Acouslime 4 in 1 is the perfect solution when acoustics are needed. Installation Features Green rated EMICODE EC1 plus – highest rating Acoustically rated adhesive with moisture vapour barrier Elastic sound reduction: 43 … Read more

Technical Article – So…how’s your stain game going?

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There is no doubt that staining can be one of the most challenging parts of the flooring biz, but when you have a win with a client who appreciates the effort and result it can be very rewarding. It can even be therapeutic as you watch the timber start to ‘pop’ as the stain first wets up the grain – and of course it’s always a proud moment when you look down at your masterpiece and think nailed it.

Member News – Attending Domontext Shanghai 2023

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Domotex Shanghai, held in July 2023 is uniquely billed as the world’s largest flooring exhibition, with more than 1600 specialised flooring companies, product manufacturers, wholesalers, machinery manufacturers and new technology demonstrators exhibiting their products over a gigantic 200,000 meter squared, multiple level floorspace.

Technical Article – Let’s Talk Belt Floor Sanders

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Belt Floor Sanders are the standard tool for a professional flooring contractor (for those still using drum sanders – once you try one, you’ll probably never go back!) Whether 8″ or 12″ (200 or 300mm) the choice is yours, depending on the situation and how much floor area you sand in each job-the larger machine is generally faster on the larger jobs.

Technical Article – Q&A on Coatings

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This Q & A section continues as a new addition to the magazine and intended to answer those questions that ATFA members may have on coatings.
Please send in any questions you would like addressed to ATFA.

Project Profile – Old Parliament House

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A fire in December 2021 left the flooring of the front foyer of Old Parliament House irretrievably damaged. Last sanded in 2011, the floor was a bespoke pattern of Jarrah parquet and Mountain Ash borders.


Hurford’s Product of the Week HURFORD’S GENUINE OAK HURFORD’S AUSTRALIAN NATIVE Australian Native provides that organic, natural, warm feeling. The Australian Native pre-finished range features a matte finish to achieve a floor that’s earthy and effortless. Consistent in quality and structural stability, Australian Native is constructed using a low shrinkage, ecofriendly Hevea core and a … Read more


PRODUCT DESCRIPTION BLANCHON ICBERG TM is an ultra matt, single component, water-based, polyurethane lacquer. The result of the latest innovative technology, ICEBERG TM highlights and intensifies the original colour of light woods to achieve a modern and Nordic feel. Specially formulated to strengthen the original appearance of light-coloured woods, it should only be used on … Read more


LOBA loves beautiful floors. As a family-run business with 100 years of tradition, we provide you with modern products for the design, finishing and care of wood floor, cork, elastic and mineral surfaces. LOBA places the highest value on user-friendly, safe and sustainable products. Out of responsibility for humans and nature, we have long focused … Read more