The Australian Timber Flooring Association (ATFA) is the peak body for timber floors and timber flooring representing contractors, manufacturers and suppliers nationwide.
ATFA are a member based timber flooring association which provides information and services to its members and the community.
As an association, ATFA is predominantly made up of timber flooring contractors as well as timber flooring manufacturers, coating manufacturers, adhesive manufacturers and suppliers of these products.
ATFA offers services in:
- Member and consumer information
- Timber floor inspections
- Technical training
- Research and development
- Member insurance
- Accreditation and numerous events.
Timber Floors represent 17% of the flooring market currently and this figure is increasing steadily.
Natural timber flooring arguably is more energy efficient than other surfaces, uses less energy and green house gases in its production (source: CRC for Greenhouse Accounting) and is a sustainable resource.
Wood floors are natural warm and enticing, providing a relaxing and calming environment, when cared for will last a lifetime.