Tim Fowler

Tim Fowler has been in the floor distribution business for 17 years. Over the years he served in store management, contractor sales, retail business development and built up a sports flooring program from its inception. Tim brings those years of experience to his current role as content manager contributing helpful articles and answering some of the difficult questions customers are asking.

Which Wear Layer is Right for My Engineered Floor?

Which Wear Layer is Right for My Engineered Floor?

The evolution of processing trees into flooring has changed through the years. Because of technology advances and environmental concerns, we have new ways to craft beautiful, resilient, and affordable wood flooring. Traditional methods cut lumber into solid hardwood...

Help For A Hassle-Free Humidifier?

Help For A Hassle-Free Humidifier?

Troubleshooting common issues Whole-home humidifiers are designed with a variety of features.  Learning about these features will help you maintain and keep your unit operating well. Properly functioning humidifiers help to maintain ideal indoor conditions during cold...

View of Forest Sustainability

View of Forest Sustainability

Some think we talk too much about wood.  Well, they would be correct!  It is true that wood is one of our favorite natural resources.  Owning a real wood floor brings the warmth and coziness of nature into your home. As with all natural resources there comes a...

The Still Creek Ranch Project

The Still Creek Ranch Project

We often get questions about how Portercraft Floors is different, and one of the first things we say is that we aim to do business as mission. But what does that actually mean? “We’re very passionate about teaching people that you don’t have to sacrifice your skills...

What Causes Squeaky Floors?

What Causes Squeaky Floors?

Squeaky floors are frustrating! Unless you are the parent of a teenager, a squeaking hardwood floor is a nuisance. Once a floor starts to voice its opinion about being stepped on, it’s unlikely to stop unless persuaded to do so. In older homes, the presence of...

3 Ways to Prevent Scratches on Wood Floors

3 Ways to Prevent Scratches on Wood Floors

The first scratch is always the worst. Whether it’s your new car, phone, or hardwood floors, a scratch or gouge brings a feeling of disappointment especially if it could have been prevented. Not all accidental damage is preventable.  The routines of daily life happen...

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