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1. Fiberboard-A generic term for sheet materials.
Submitted on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:05:20 PM

2. Filler (or Fill):Wood putty used to patch holes or pores in wood.
Submitted on Monday, March 18, 2019 11:05:20 PM

3. Finish:
The urethane or wax coating used on flooring.
Submitted on Monday, October 14, 2019 11:05:20 PM

4. Flat Finish
A non-reflective finish.
Submitted on Saturday, January 11, 2020 11:05:20 PM

5. Floating Floor:
A floor system that can be placed on top of an existing floor (and does not need to be nailed down.) Tiles or boards are glued together rather than directly to the sub floor or floor.
Submitted on Sunday, September 01, 2019 11:05:20 PM

6. Floating Reducer
A sloping, graduated moulding constructed of wood or polymer, used to join floating floor planks or tiles to an adjoining floor surface of unequal height.
Submitted on Sunday, December 23, 2018 11:05:20 PM

7. Floating Stair Nose
A moulding constructed of wood or polymer, used along the leading edge of a stair tread to finish off the installation of floating floor planks or tiles over existing stair treads.
Submitted on Monday, September 09, 2019 11:05:20 PM

8. Floor Contacting Surface (FCS):
That part of the foot grounder that makes electrical contact to the grounding surface.
Submitted on Monday, October 15, 2018 11:05:20 PM

9. Floor Joists:
Framing planks underneath the sub floor, underlayment and flooring. They are supported by larger beams, girders or bearing walls.
Submitted on Thursday, July 26, 2018 11:05:20 PM

10. Floor Tile:-Tile made to withstand the wear and tear of foot traffic and furniture abrasion.
Submitted on Friday, September 28, 2018 11:05:20 PM

11. Flooring/Foot Grounder System Resistance-The total resistance of the foot grounder, when worn by the person, while standing on a static control floor.
Submitted on Monday, April 27, 2020 11:05:20 PM

12. Floorologist:
Originally trademarked by Arthur Day in 1970 this term refers to a highly trained and experienced floor covering specialist.
Submitted on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 11:05:20 PM

13. Foam Underlayment-A foam layer put under laminate flooring to even irregularities and to soften sound.
Submitted on Monday, March 16, 2020 11:05:20 PM

14. Foot Grounder-Personnel grounding device worn on the shoe. Foot Grounder System A foot grounder properly worn by a person where the electrical path includes the person and the foot grounder.
Submitted on Wednesday, July 04, 2018 11:05:20 PM

15. Foot Grounder System Resistance
Definition:The measure of the total resistance of the foot grounder when worn by the person standing on a stainless steel plate.
Submitted on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 11:05:20 PM

16. Frieze:-(pronounced "free-zay") A tightly twisted yarn is used to give a rough, nubby appearance to carpet pile. Frieze carpets may be loop or cut styles. It is also carpet made from frieze yarns.
Submitted on Friday, April 27, 2018 11:05:20 PM

17. Frieze-Also known as Twist Pile, Hardtwist, and Hightwist, this style is made of tightly twisted yarn that gives a rough, nubby appearance to carpet pile. Also carpet made from frieze yarns. Frieze carpets are less prone to show footmarks.
Submitted on Thursday, February 07, 2019 11:05:20 PM

18. Frieze
Definition:A carpet style where the yarn is tightly twisted to give it a nubby, rough appearance.
Submitted on Tuesday, January 05, 2021 11:05:20 PM


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