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Rebecca Higgins
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Atkinson & Kirby


Established in 1903, Atkinson & Kirby is a name that has become synonymous with hardwood flooring. Atkinson & Kirby manufacture and supply engineered and solid hardwood flooring in a variety of timber species as well as Luxury Vinyl Tiles. Their product portfolio is split across six flooring ranges with each flooring range is manufactured to its own high specification. Atkinson & Kirby have been working with interior trend experts to supply a selection of engineered flooring to compliment the most contemporary decors. They supply hardwood flooring suitable for both commercial and domestic applications and for a variety of foot traffic levels. Whatever look you are trying to achieve, Atkinson & Kirby have something to suit all interiors. Atkinson & Kirby's ranges encompass prefinished engineered flooring, prefinished and unfinished solid flooring and Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT). Technical support and assistance in writing specifications is readily available.

CPD Material (2)

Wood Materials
This CPD looks at wood as a material and what you need to understand to specify wood flooring. It will help you to understand the following topics
- Understand the make-up of trees and how they grow
- Understand the characteristics of wood
- Understand the history of oak
- Understand sustainable sourcing
- Understand why wood should be used in architecture and design
- Understand how and why different floors are created
- Understand how wood is manufactured into flooring
- Understand wood and moisture and the pitfalls to consider
- Understand installation issues
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Solid and Engineered Wood Flooring: Specification and Installation for Floors
This seminar provides an overview of the specification and installation of wood flooring. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand what is solid wood flooring
- Understand what is engineered wood flooring
- Understand installation problems
- Understand what issues to consider and how to choose the right product
- Understand care and maintenance of wood flooring
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar