Engineered Wood Flooring quality is the key factor to the success of the whole project, due to the flooring for projects is usually customized for each job, therefore unlike wholesale buyers' continued orders but only purchasing on project quantity bases, it will be a high risk to generate problems through first-time cooperation. Buyers would suffer great losses once a quality issue occurs, and suppliers are often unwilling to bear responsibility.
1 Find companies that have been active on social media for a long term, companies have been exposed to public platforms for a while and are very concerned about their reputation.
2. Judge the professionalism of suppliers by posting and blogging.
3. Discuss with suppliers, see if the response is in a timely and professional fashion and whether they are able to provide appropriate solutions according to the requirements of customers.
4. Personal visit to the factory or by a third party if you consider potential cooperation with the supplier
5 Factory inspections by video, in case of inconvenient transportation, before/during the production
6. Determination of product quality
This is a key part of the whole process, the supplier needs to make a certain number of samples according to the requirements after determining the specific products. The customer needs to set up a quality standard of the supplied goods through these samples, including the size, surface coating, grade standard (which can be through pictures), color difference standard (which requires multiple samples).
After determining the production samples, be sure to use the inspection samples for reference when inspecting bulk goods and as a reference after the customer receives the goods. Confirming the inspection sample is very professional, you could consult VIFLOOR in detail.
8. Inspection after production
Inspection has to take place after production, which can be inspected by a professional third party, or the supplier provides video full inspection.
9. The most common problems with wood floor quality
Delamination layers are the worst quality issue that could happen to engineered flooring, the claim amount can be 4-5 times more than the flooring product value once it occurs. It makes many suppliers scared to face such quality failure. Therefore, the advanced prevention of delaminating must be very professional.
10 claim agreement
The claim agreement will help buyers to minimize losses If any quality issue happens,
As a professional oak engineered flooring supplier, VIFLOOR not only serves the world's famous wood flooring wholesalers and distributors but has also gained rich supply experiences in engineered oak flooring projects over the past 20 years. Contact us now for your wooden floor project!
As a professional oak engineered flooring supplier, VIFLOOR not only serves the world's famous wood flooring wholesalers and distributors, but also gained rich supply experiences in engineered oak flooring projects over past 20 years. Contact us now for your wooden floor project!