Sand & Finish School

Be The Best You Can Be.

American Sanders Sand & Finish Schools provide thorough hands-on training courses designed to enhance your current skill set as a wood floor craftsman. Whether you are an experienced contractor or just getting started as a sand and finish craftsman, the American Sanders training classes can help you become the best that you can be.

Just some of what you will learn:

    • Sanding patterns and techniques that make flatter floors
    • How to clock the buffer to eliminate scratch marks
    • Double style edging technique to achieve smoother edges
    • How to create ceruse and wire-brush finish effects

Check out this video from the June 2019 Rubio Monocoat and American Sanders class!

2019 Dates:

December 3-4, 2019 Rubio Monocoat Sand & Finish School, Austin, TX
Two day school in association with American Sanders features sand and finish training by Daniel Boone.
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2020 Dates:

January 13-17, 2020  EXTREME Flooring with Dave Marzalek – American Sanders training facility in Charlotte, NC. Train on the intricacies of elaborate wood floor design in this 5 day class with renowned custom floor award winner Dave Marzalek of DM Hardwood Designs. Students will be hands-on through every process from design, layout, installation, sanding, and finishing.
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January 28, 2020 American Sanders Edger School, Charlotte, NC
A new One day school at American Sanders training facility. This exclusive class will cover all aspects edging techniques and different edging scenarios, plus you will learn how to properly set up and maintain your edgers for the best performance. 
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February 25-26, 2020 Rubio Monocoat Sand & Finish School, Austin, TX
Two day school in association with American Sanders featuring sand and finish training by Daniel Boone.
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May 12-14, 2020 American Sanders Advanced Contractor Sand & Finish School, Charlotte, NC. Three day advanced curriculum focusing on techniques that will help take your flooring business to the next level.
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June 9-10, 2020 Rubio Monocoat Sand & Finish School, Austin, TX
Two day school in association with American Sanders featuring sand and finish training by Daniel Boone.
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September 15-17, 2020 American Sanders Advanced Contractor Sand & Finish School, Charlotte, NC.  Three day advanced curriculum focusing on techniques that will help take your flooring business to the next level. 
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October 13-14, 2020 Rubio Monocoat Sand & Finish School, Austin, TX
Two day school in association with American Sanders features sand and finish training by Daniel Boone.  
Click here for more information

October  27, 2020 American Sanders Edger School, Charlotte, NC
A new One day school at American Sanders training facility. This exclusive class will cover all aspects edging techniques and different edging scenarios, plus you will learn how to properly set up and maintain your edgers for the best performance. 
Register here

 

The American Sanders Training Program is led by Daniel Boone. A second-generation wood floor contractor, Daniel has over 45 years of experience in the wood floor industry. As the former Technical Director at the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA), Daniel created a national curriculum for the wood flooring education program and trained over 10,000 students.

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