SOURCE: C & R Flooring

C & R Flooring

January 26, 2010 12:48 ET

C&R Flooring, Design New England Magazine and the Needham Bank Partner to Present Hardwood Flooring Event

NEEDHAM, MA--(Marketwire - January 26, 2010) - C&R Flooring, New England's premier wood floor specialists, is pleased to present Real Answers to Hardwood Questions, an informational presentation by a panel of top wood flooring experts. Geared specifically for professional builders, contractors and remodelers, this event is presented in conjunction with Design New England Magazine and Needham Bank and will be held on February 4th at 5:30PM at Lucia Ristorante in Boston.

Federal regulations have recently changed regarding hardwood flooring installation and builders and contractors need to be kept up to date on this critical information. This event covers these changes and also offers practical advice about the newest technology, trends, products and how-to hardwood flooring advice. The distinguished panel of experts presenting are:

Chris Zizza, President, C&R Flooring Inc. & President, Wood Floor Inspectors of New England

The founder of C&R Flooring in 1986, Mr. Zizza was the first to introduce to New England the revolutionary, green-certified, environmentally-friendly dustless wood floor refinishing system and is a certified wood floor inspector for the National Wood Floor Association (NWFA).

Darren Chapman, VP of Operations, Atlantic Heating and Air Conditioning

With more than 15 years' heating and air conditioning experience, Mr. Chapman has been a Master Plumber since 1998 and Journeyman Plumber since 1995. He is a member of the Northeast Mass Plumbing and Gas Inspectors Association and is an expert in radiant heating solutions.

Dave Darche, North East Regional Coordinator, Bona Kemi, USA

A 30 year wood flooring industry veteran, Mr. Darche is a NWFA certified hardwood floor inspector and is a Commonwealth of Massachusetts Floor Finishing Safety Task Force member.

Michael Perella, North East Regional Coordinator, Mirage Hardwood Flooring

Since 2002 Mr. Perella has been the District Sales Manager for Mirage Hardwood Flooring, a brand renowned for quality. He has been in the hardwood flooring industry for 27 years with an extensive background in distribution, manufacturing, sales and marketing.

C&R Flooring, winner of the 2008 and 2010 Best of Boston award, provides refinishing services and a wide range of new hardwood installation options for clients throughout Eastern Massachusetts. The company is well known in the region for its honesty, integrity, and outstanding workmanship. As the supplier of the finest hardwood flooring, including solid and engineered floors by Bruce, Hartco, Armstrong, Mirage, Homerwood, BR-111, Historic Floors of Oshkosh, Fine Lines, Margaritelli, Kahrs and Tarkett, C&R Flooring is the choice of discriminating homeowners and contractors for almost twenty years.

Real Answers to Hardwood Questions is free, and takes place from 5:30PM to 8:30PM at Lucia Ristorante, 415 Hanover Street, in Boston. Complimentary dinner, beverages and valet parking will be provided.

Space is limited -- advance registration is required. For reservations or additional information on the presentation, contact C&R Flooring at 781-444-8744. For more information on C&R Flooring visit their websites at or, or visit the showroom at 65 Crawford Street, Needham, MA. Press inquiries: contact Joanne DiFrancesco, JDCommunications, Inc. at (781) 828-0323, or visit the company website at

Contact Information

    Joanne DiFrancesco
    JDCommunications, Inc.
    (781) 828-0323