Record Number of Visitors at NWFA's Expo 2013 Previewed Delmhorst Moisture Meters


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Nancy Sergeant, Sergeant Marketing, 973-334-6666,

Paul Laurenzi, Delmhorst Instrument Co, 877-335-6467,



TOWACO, N.J. – (APRIL 15, 2013) – Delmhorst Instrument Co. previewed TechScan, its latest pinless moisture meter to crowds at NWFA’s Expo held earlier this month in Dallas. In addition flooring professionals who visited Delmhorst’s booth were introduced to the company’s full array of products including ProScan, a digital pin-less moisture meter slated to go to market in early June.

“This year’s show was a success. The attendance was up, Expo hours didn’t compete with other events, and visitors to our booth received our new products with great interest,” said Paul Laurenzi, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Delmhorst Instrument Co. “We attribute this positive response at the show to a strong NWFA marketing effort and to growth in the housing market as housing starts and remodeling are taking a positive turn. There was an overall positive vibe.”

This year the show drew increased attendance of flooring installers and inspectors to the only convention and trade show in the world dedicated to wood flooring. The NWFA Expo was three days of educational seminars, exhibits and networking opportunities for wood flooring installers and inspectors.

In addition to product demos Delmhorst booth visitors were given a chance to win one of Delmhorst’s products TotalCheck Concrete Package ($889 value), HT-4000F/Package ($615 value), or J-2000 with case ($309 value), Respectively, the winners were Abby Mitchell of Ponder Co.,Dallas, TX; Mike Kordash of Independent Inspectors, Dallas, TX; and Chuck Burkhart of GIG Flooring, Mount Airy, NC.

According to Laurenzi this year booth visitors had a higher awareness of concrete testing and the ASTM F-2170 Standard than in prior years. There were more questions than ever regarding the condition and testing of concrete surfaces and booth visitors expressed a keen interest in our products that are compliant with the ASTM standard.

For over 65 years, Delmhorst Instrument Co. has been the leading manufacturer of Americanmade high-quality moisture meters and thermo-hygrometers. Delmhorst meters undergo independent third party testing to meet rigorous standards. They are used for a wide variety of applications, including restoration, IAQ, flooring, woodworking/lumber, construction, agriculture, and paper. For more information about moisture meters, visit our blog.

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