Ashley Carr and Brooke Hague of Hague’s Paint and Decorating in Newton attended Mohawk University on Nov. 20 in Wichita.


Ashley Carr and Brooke Hague of Hague’s Paint and Decorating in Newton attended Mohawk University on Nov. 20 in Wichita.

Since its inception in 1994, Mohawk University, the training arm of Mohawk Industries Inc., provides flooring industry professionals with “award-winning” tools. The class was taught by Craig Allman, a veteran in the floor covering industry.

Carr and Hague attended the “Product Knowledge Carpet” course, where they discussed the six basic pillars of carpet performance. They also learned to tell manufacturing defects and the real difference between wool, nylon, olefin and polyester carpet.

At the end of the seminar, Carr and Hague each received a certificate in the Mohawk University Higher Achiever Program Product Knowledge Carpet category.