MP Carrol Harwood of Cheektowaga just won a international award for a handcrafted floor the company installed in Orchard Park. Numerous craftsmen were involved in the creation and installation of the floor.
Here's a press release about the award:
The Wood Floor of the Year Award recognizes innovative design &
The National Wood Flooring Association presented retailer, M P Caroll Hardwood, with its prestigious Wood Floor of the Year award at the 2012 Wood Flooring Expo. Held in Orlando, Florida in April, the award was presented by HGTV celebrity designer and carpenter, Carter Oosterhouse. Over 200 awards have been given to NWFA member companies throughout the world, since the program began in 1990.
The winning floor, chosen by over 3,000 National Wood Flooring Association members, is a 300 square foot dining room located in an Orchard Park, NY residence. The selection process for the design was led by Mark Taylor, Mark Taylor Interiors, a local interior design firm. The award winning floor consists of hundreds of individual pieces of hand scraped Hickory and Black Samoan Mahogany that were hand cut in the M P Caroll wood shop.
"I'm humbled and honored to be recognized as one of the best in our industry. I'm very proud to have some of the most talented people I've known, working with me at every level of my hardwood flooring business", says Mike Caroll, Owner.
About M P Caroll Hardwood
M P Caroll Hardwood is a full service hardwood flooring store located in Cheektowaga, New York. While the retailer works with architects, developers and designers throughout WNY in designing and installing the area's most prestigious floors, the company also caters to the do-it-yourself market offering dozens of pre-finished floors and free installation lessons. A "Closeout Corner" was recently added, featuring odd lots of greatly reduced flooring as well.
About The National Wood Flooring Association
The National Wood Flooring Association is a not-for-profit trade organization, with more than 3,000 members world-wide, dedicated to educating consumers, architects, designers, specifiers, and builders in the uses and benefits of wood flooring. NWFA members receive educational training, benefits, & technical resources, allowing them the opportunity to accelerate their success in the industry.