Zarcone Inspections
P.O. Box 11 541 S. Sandusky Ave.
Bucyrus, Ohio 44820
Phone: (800)  462-1584 or 419-562-5939
Fax: (419)  562-4576


Career History
Sam's career started in the floor covering and restoration business in 1968 and since then he has continuously been involved in the carpet, wood, resilient, ceramic and related fields providing inspections, cleaning, maintenance, and repair services. He has attended 100's of hours of training and educational seminars and earned many certificiations in the inspection, installation, cleaning, restoration areas and strives daily to continue this education.

Mr. Zarcone is one of the Guild's Advisors and a member of the Peer Review Committee

Certified IICRC Senior Carpet Inspector #43818
Certified IICRC Resilient/VCT Inspector #43818
FCITS Certified Carpet Inspector #1377
AFS (Advanced Flooring Specialists) Certified Commercial Carpet Inspector
Certified IICRC Substrate/Subfloor Inspector #43818
Certified Hard Surface Inspector-Inspector Training Services#152 (ITS)
Advanced Hardwood Inspector Certification- Inspector Training Service #152
Certified Laminate Inspector-Inspector Training Services #152 (ITS)
Certified FloorCovering Installer's Assoc. Carpet Inspector #10306 (CFI)
(CTEF) Ceramic Tile Educational Foundation Inspection Course
National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) Certified Inspector (NWFA) #CP217807
National Oak Manufacturing Association Inspector-in-Review (NOFMA)

Formal Education
Bucyrus High School 1962-1965
Bliss Business College 1965-67
U.S. Army 67-69
Ohio State Univerisity 1969-1974 Education Major
Additional education courses taken in the 1980's and 1990's
Subsitute school teacher


Industry Training Seminars
IICRC - Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
IICRC Resilient Inspector's Course
IICRC Senior Carpet Inspector's Course
IICRC Subsrate/Subfloor Inspector's Course
National Wood Flooring Association(NWFA) Inspector's Course
National Oak Manufacturing Assoc. (NOFMA Inspector's Course)
National Wood Flooring Assoc. (NWFA) Inspector's Course
National Wood Flooring Assoc. (NWFA) Certified Inspector  CP217807
Inspector Training Services -ITS-Certified Hard Surface Inspection Course
NALFA (North American Laminate Flooring Association) Inspector
Course ) Certified NALFA (laminate flooring) Inspector
IICRC Wood, Laminate, Inspector Course
Howard Brickman's Advanced Wood Inspector's Course (ITS)
CFI Technical Certification Wood and Laminate Installation
Kiln Drying Operator's Course /Haywood College/North Carolina State University
Tes Restorative Water Damage Drying seminar
North Carolina State University Engineered Wood Flooring for Inspectors Course
North Carolina State University Engineered Flooring Moisture Course
North Carolina State University Moisture in the Home Course
North Carolina State University Concrete Subfloor Course
Virginia Tech University Hardwood Flooring Course
Virginia Tech University Engineered Wood Course
Wood Identification Course-University of Wisconsin Forest Products Lab
Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) Inspector's Course)
Certified FloorCovering Installer's Assoc. Carpet Inspector's Course (CFI)
CFI Pattern Installation Workshop
Shaw Carpet Commercial Installation and Pattern Installation Certification Program
Shaw Side Match and Color Correction Course
Advanced Flooring Systems Side Match Correction Course
Mohawk Carpet Installation Course
Mohawk Commercial Carpet Tile Inspection Seminar
Advanced Flooring Specialist (AFS)
Commercial Carpet Inspection Course
L & N Inspection Training Seminar
Inspect Solutions Inspection Training Seminar
Advanced Flooring Specialists- Correction Course
Advanced Flooring Specialists-Side Match/Color Blending Course
Shaw Commercial Carpet Inspection Seminar
Carpet Cushion Council Inspection and Training
IICRC Certifications #43818
*Senior Practicing Carpet Inspector
*Certified Resilient Flooring Inspector
*Certified Subfloor and Substrate Inspector
*Certified Master Carpet Cleaner
*Certified Master Water Damage Restorer
*Certified Master Textile Cleaner
*Certified Master Smoke and Fire Restorer
*Certified Floor Care Technician
*Certified Stone, Masonry & Ceramic Tile Cleaning
*Certified Fire and Smoke Restoration Specialist
*Certified Carpet Color Repair
*Certified Commercial Carpet Maintenance
*Certified Applied Structural Drying Specialist
*Certified Applied Microbial Remediatin Technician
*Certified Upholstery and Fabric Cleaner
*Certified Health and Safety Technician
*Certified Odor Control Specialist
*Certified Carpet Repair and Reinstallation
* IICRC Special Adward - Master Cleaning Technician

Pergo Laminate Installation Course

Certified Konnecto Flooring Installer and Inspector
CFI Technical Certification Resilient/Vinyl Installation
Team of Flooring Inspectors Associate
Johnsonite Flooring Inspector Course
Tarkett Resilient Advanced Installer's Course
Tarkett's Commercial Resilient Inspector's Course
National Wood Flooring Association - Wood Installation Course
National Oak Manufacturer's Assoc. (NOFMA) Installation Course
NWFA Intermediate Wood Flooring Installation Course
NWFA Intermediate Sand and Finsih Course
NWFA Engineered Wood Flooring Installation Course
NWFA Subfloor Solutions Course
Basic Coatings Tykote System Course
Ardex Ceramic Tile System Training
Ardex System One Moisture Training
Ardex Ceramic Tile Installation Training
Schluter Shower Systems Seminar for Water Proofing
Schluter Sysems Kerdi-Board Installation Seminar
Schluter Systems Ditra Installation Seminar
Mapei Floor Covering Installation Systems Training Program
Concrete Testing Laboratory (CTL) seminar "Measuring Moisture in Concrete"

Industry Association Memberships
National Wood Flooring Association(NWFA) #321452
National Independent Carpet and Flooring Inspectors(NICFI)
International Certified FloorCovering Installer's Association(CFI) #10306
World Floor Covering Association(WFCA) #18909
International Institute of Cleaning, Restoration and Certification (IICRC) #43818
Certified Claims Inspectors Association (CCIA) #1377
ICR (International Certification Registry)