The Wood Floor Store - Home of "The Floor Doctor" is a member of the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA). Tom Goering is one of only 7 people in Florida who is certified by the NWFA in both installation, sanding and finishing.

Why use an NWFA affiliated wood flooring professional?
The NWFA is dedicated to training and educating wood flooring professionals in the installation, sanding, finishing and sales of wood products. NWFA members are familiar with the latest products, services and trends in the industry. NWFA members possess the knowledge, skills, and professionalism to help you make an informed decision and to deliver a high quality job that will last for the lifetime of your home.
Tom and Kathy Goering. Owners
Tom, born and raised in Red Wing, Minnesota, graduated from Michigan State. He began his career in hardwoods in Boston. In 1989, he opened the doors of The Floor Doctor. Being the creative type, Tom loves to get his hands on intricate customized hardwood flooring projects - the more challenging, the better. He loves sports and playing golf. Go Spartans!

At six weeks old, Kathy moved to Sarasota. She graduated from the University of Florida. For 19 years, she brokered residential real estate and earned her Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) commercial designation. Kathy joined Tom at The Floor Doctor in 1994. She also likes sports and golfing. Go Gator's!
The Business
Together, Tom and Kathy have grown The Wood Floor Store - Home of The Floor Doctor into one of the most respected hardwood flooring businesses in the state of Florida. They have created one of the most beautiful hardwood showrooms in the area.

Tom and Kathy feel a deep commitment to the community. Tom and Kathy are members of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church.