Receiving feedback on our Wooden Floor Installation Manual always gives us a buzz, the feedback we received this week from a professional colleague certainly did:
From Ron Bacon / RC Bacon Ltd
I am a flooring contractor with over 40 years experience in all types of carpet and flooring.
I have an improver (Steve Glen) who is excellent at laying certain types of wood floors, but who lacks confidence.
So I decided to increase his knowledge to handle this, on the premise that knowledge (when gained) = willingness to be cause, thus responsibility which brings about increased ability to control. Then I noticed your book and decided to get it for him to save time in providing him with data for his training. It didn’t matter that the data was not necessarily relevant to his current work for it was helping to clear up misunderstoods and false data he had accumulated from verbal technology given to him by others, who also had obviously suffered from dissemination of false data by others in the past.
Recently he completed a splendid herringbone parquet installation with a tramline inset border, of which he is rightly very proud and so am I. Pictures attached.
So thank you for providing the data in your book, it is of tremendous value.
RC Bacon Ltd
T/as RC Bacon Carpets & Flooring
This result definitively deserves its rightful place in our "Hall of Fame"!