Mark Brown
Carpet Arts Inspection Service
PO Box 1491 
Ellicott City Maryland
21041
Phone: (410)  465-6053

Email: mbrown6224@gmail.com



Career History 
Independent Third Party Flooring Inspections beginning in 1984 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector December, 2003. 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor July 2003 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor March 2004 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor October 2004 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program Instructor August 2005 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association(NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2006 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2007 
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2008 
National Wood Flooring Association Certified Wood Flooring Inspector (NWFACP) 2010-2015 
IICRC Hardwood Inspector Certification -Instructor 2012. 
IICRC Certified Hardwood Inspector 2014 
Certifications
 
Carpet
IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
Natural Fiber Installers/Inspectors Certification
Hardwood
IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
Installation
CFI, Certified Flooring Installers Association
Natural Fiber Installer Certification
National Wood Flooring Association
Laminate / Specialty
IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
North American Laminate Flooring Association


Resilient
Flooring Consultants and Inspection Training Services
IVC Group, International


Woven and Wool
Natural Fiber Installers/Inspectors Certification

Additional Certifications
Formal Education
The National Oak Flooring Manufacturer's Association  
McMinnville, Tennessee Hardwood Graders School 
The National Oak Flooring Manufacturers Installation 
Memphis Tennessee Sand& Finish School 
University of Massachusetts Amherst 
Amherst Massachusetts Hardwood Identification Dr Bruce Hoadly 
National Wood Flooring Association Installation 
St. Louis, Missouri Sand&Finish School 
Certified Flooring Installers Technical Certification Kansas City, Missouri 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Woven Carpet School San Diego, California 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Advanced Hardwood School, San Diego, California 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Commercial Carpet Inspection, Honolulu, Hawaii 
Shaw Industries Color Correction School Dalton, Georgia 
Academy of Textiles and Flooring Resilient Inspection 
North Carolina State University- Engineered Wood Flooring 
North Carolina State University- Identification of Wood Species 
North Carolina State University- Concrete testing 
Natural Fiber Inspector Certification 
Floor Inspectors Educational Guild Virginia Tech University March 2013 
USDA Forest Products Laboratory University of Wisconsin 2014
Industry Training Seminars
Armstrong Installation System 
Bruce Hardwood Installation School 
The National Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association 
Mannington Resilient Floors 
Tarkett Resilient Floors 
Universal Hardwood Floors 
Pergo Laminate Floors 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Woven 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Hardwood 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Commercial Carpet 
Inspectors Training Services Hardwood 
Brickman Advanced Hardwood Inspection 
Metro Resilient Floors 
National Wood Flooring Association Installation, Sand & Finish 
Academy of Textiles and Flooring- Resilient 
Shaw Industries- Sidematch correction 
Maryland Northern Virginia Floorcovering Association- Ceramic installation 
Advanced Flooring Specialists Sidematch Correction 
Industry Association Memberships
World Floor Covering Assocation 
National Institute of Certified Flooring Inspectors 
National Wood Flooring Association 
Maryland, Northern Virginia Floorcovering Association 
Institute for Inspection Cleaning Restoration Certification 


Commercial Sites Inspected
The White House   The Supreme Court   United States Capitol   Blair House   United States Justice Department   United States State Department 
United States Census Bureau   Federal Bureau of Investigation   Central Intelligence Agency   The Holocaust Museum   Museum of American History 
Embassy of Germany   American Red Cross   Lockheed Martin   Volkswagen of America   Four Seasons Hotel   Aberdeen Proving Grounds   Edgewood Arsenal 
Bolling Air Force Base   Target Stores   Marriott Hotels   Advance Business Systems   Harper House   Kern Group Architects   Hoffman Building  

Hampton Inn   Antwerpen Toyota   Johns Hopkins Health Services   Radio One   FDIC 
Tweeter   Fountainhead Title Co   Neighborhood Assistance   NAIS   Carroll Lutheran Village   Nassau Hotel   Homegoods   Nationwide Insurance 
Best Western Hotel   Peoples Bank   Woodholm Country Club   Robert B Jordan Co   Howard Johnson Hotel   Toby's Dinner Theatre   

Riverdale Baptist Church   Ferris Baker Watts   Queenstown Bank   Ocean Mecca Hotel   FMC   Preston Ford Harbor Court Condominiums   Club One Athletic 
Arlington Baptist Church   Seaford City Hall  Florida Power & Light   Lane Bryant   Mt Vernon Orthopedics   Fairchild Corporation  Wingate Inn 
Christ the Redeemer Church   La Miche Restaurant 
St. Matthew Episcopal  National 4H Council  Connection Surf Shop  Nusta Spa  SAIC  Walter Reed Medical Center  Osbourn High School   Victory Church 
University of Baltimore   Cornerstone Baptist Church   American Chemical Society   ECI   Sunrise Assisted Living   Winchester School   

Holiday Inn 
Staples   Harry's Savoy Grill 

And Hundreds MORE!