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By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Pros

Michael Martin, the President of the National Wood Flooring Association, speaks with John about the hardwood industry and everything a designer needs to know.... read more.

  • July 24, 2020

By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Pros

Episode three of our Expert Series features Wendy Woloshchuk! Wendy goes into detail on how she manages both her clients as well as her contractors. There’s a lot of wisdom in here.... read more.

  • June 25, 2020

By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Pros

In part two of our designer chats, John talks to Elizabeth Scruggs of Superior Construction and Design about setting client’s expectations, the relationship between a GC and designer, and more.... read more.

  • May 21, 2020

By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Pros

In this episode we’re talking with Lori Miya from Miya Interiors. Lori has a powerhouse design business in Salt Lake City, UT where she specializes in full service residential design for both new builds as well as remodels.... read more.

  • April 30, 2020

By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Tips

I was invited to be on the always entertaining Behind the Studs podcast with Colin and Jimmy. We had a lot more fun talking about flooring than anyone would have expected.... read more.

  • February 12, 2020

By John Dupra, Posted in Press, Pros

I recently got to be a guest on excellent woodworking podcast It's Wood with Daniel Carter. As a lifelong woodworker, Daniel had no idea how much goes into hardwood flooring.... read more.

  • December 09, 2019

By John Dupra, Posted in Press

When we originally had the idea for Revel Woods, we knew it could be a lot of things, and whatever it was going to be, it was going to be different.... read more.

  • May 07, 2019

By John Dupra, Posted in Tips

Did you know your floors could make you sick? A customer came to us after a series of unfortunate health issues. They were having health complications that would simply not clear up.... read more.

  • May 06, 2019

By John Dupra, Posted in Tips

The question I get a lot is, “John, I have kids, and a dog, and an African white rhinoceros, and we’re thinking of getting a saltwater crocodile. What kind of floor should I get? We love the look of hardwood, but will we be relegated to hovering over our house like some otherworldly specter for eternity?”... read more.

  • March 20, 2019

By Revel Woods, Posted in Press

No talk of the future should ever begin without a look back. Revel Woods was started by a small team of hardwood flooring industry experts who knew the future of hardwood included a serious online presence, but the present online experience was (how do we say this politely?) bad.... read more.

  • July 16, 2018