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The Carpet and Rug Institute, Inc. (CRI)
CRI’s purpose is to educate consumers, commercial stakeholders and the industry about carpet and rugs. From health benefits and environmental efforts to trends and advice. CRI initiatives help protect air quality, carpet’s lifespan and lead to smarter buying decisions on cleaners and equipment.
The Flooring Contractors Association (FCICA)
FCICA is a resource for premier commercial flooring contractors by promoting the advancement and continuous development of Certified Installation Managers (CIM). FCICA provides technical education, business support and industry expert networking. They also deliver skills and knowledge to enhance the professionalism of commercial flooring contractors.
International Residential Code (IRC)
Internationally, code officials recognize the need for a modern, up-to-date residential code addressing the design and construction of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses not more than three stories above grade. The International Residential Code is designed to meet these needs through model code regulations that safeguard the public health and safety in all communities, large and small.
World Floor Covering Association (WFCA)
The WFCA is the floor covering industry’s largest advocacy organization representing specialty floor covering retailers, manufacturers and distributors around the globe. We provide our members and industry partners leadership and resources that will raise the level of professionalism, increase industry profitability, and enhance consumer satisfaction.
National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA)
NWFA promotes the use of wood flooring in residential, educational, and commercial environments, and provides members with the education and training necessary for personal and business success.