Video Library

Tile Videos
Tile 101 with CFM's Garrett Anderson and Molly Pedersen of United Tile - The options appear to be nearly endless, but be careful what you choose to put where and who you partner with the get the job done right. We'll discuss the basics of tile, plus new technologies, trends, and styles with Molly Pedersen of United Tile.
Shout Out to Grout with William White from Ardex Americas. Grout and caulk may seem like a small part of a tile project yet they play a huge role in the performance and design of that installation. Learn more about how grout can have an impact on your designs and the differences between standard and high performance grout options.
Learn more about Heated Floors - Learn about what you need to create heated floors in your home! Join Garrett Anderson to learn more about heated floors using WarmWire from SunTouch.

SunTouch WarmWire cables contain an electric heating wire to provide underfloor heat in bathrooms, kitchens, entryways, and other areas, and are an affordable alternative to radiant heated mats.
Schluter Edge Profiles - Listen as Garrett Anderson and our guest Ken Zandecki from Schluter Systems tell us more about Schluter profiles. Schluter®-Systems offers an extensive line of finishing and edge-protection profiles in a variety of shapes, colors, patterns, and sizes that open the door to limitless design possibilities and provide attractive alternatives to trim pieces.⁠ ⁠ They protect tile edges from cracking and chipping, eliminate the need for caulking, and provide easy transitions between adjacent floor and wall coverings. Integrated within any field tile, Schluter®-Profiles can add bold or subtle elements of design, while ensuring the integrity of your tile installation.⁠
Learn More About Stone - Curious about natural stone? In this video from our Webinar Wednesday's with Garrett, we talk about one of the oldest construction materials in the world; natural stone. We are joined by Zee Coleman, founder and CEO of Z Collection who gives us a great tutorial on all types of natural stone tiles and slabs ranging from marble and granite to limestone and travertine and the best way to use them. To learn more, stop into one of our Pacific Northwest CFM locations today.
Carpet Videos
Carpet 101 - There's actually more to carpet than you may think. Our guest, Cary Taylor from Fabrica, will explain why certain carpets perform better than others, why fiber and construction matter, how to properly care for your carpet, benefits to soft surfaces, market trends and much more.
Stanton Carpet with Garrett Anderson and our guest Rich Crawford from Stanton Carpet. Learn more their wide range of gorgeous carpet options. Stanton encompasses multiple brands that enclose all facets of decorative flooring including: Antrim, Rosecore, Crescent and Hibernia. Their carpets possess an enduring beauty and exceptional quality that is only achieved in the finest mills worldwide. Innovative textures and meticulous details transcend the notion of floor covering and evoke a sense of luxury and refinement.
Wool Carpet - Come get some "sheep thrills" when Garrett Anderson, along with our special guest Judith Adams of Unique Carpets, Ltd., tell us all about wool carpeting. Not only is wool carpet stunning, it is also sustainable, resilient and soil/stain resistant. So many reasons to love it!⁠⠀
What Lies Beneath - Garrett Anderson and CFM Portand manager Patrick Von Pegert talk to us about some important products you don't see after install but play a huge role in the performance of your flooring. Learn the various types of pad and underlayments available so you can make the right choice for your next project.
Floorigami by Shaw Floors - Garrett Anderson of CFM and Scott McKnight, NW regional manager of Shaw Floors, tell us all about Floorigami Peel and Stick Carpet Tile. It’s easy to work with, easy to clean, and oh so easy to love. Whether you’re looking to rework a space or add a punch of personality with a new custom-style rug, Floorigami installs with just a few tools and requires no installation experience. We’re not kidding. It’s just that simple.
Flooringami by Shaw Floors - Floorigami is a mindset, founded on the belief that design and flexibility can go hand in hand. And that a cozier, more comfortable room should be within everyone’s reach. Small space, apartment, rug or room—just clear it, sweep it, peel and stick. If you’re inspired today, you can feel the warmth of carpet beneath your bare feet tomorrow. It's Magic from Floorigami by Shaw Floors has the solution! Watch how you can create a beautifully soft floor no matter where you call home, in just an afternoon.
Hardwood Floors Videos
The Basics of Hardwood Floors - Hardwood floors add tremendous value to your home and are a timeless look. Even with growing popularity of LVT and laminate imitations, many people are looking back to the sustainability and beauty of natural hardwoods. Will McHarness, hardwood expert from @pacmatcommercial, joins us! Find out what's trending, what characteristics to look for, how to get it installed right, and much more.
Waterproof Hardwood Floors - Join CFM and Garrett Anderson, along with our special guest Gregg Nelson of T&A Supply, to learn about the benefits of waterproof hardwood flooring. ⁠ It's no secret that bringing natural materials inside contributes to a healthier indoor environment both mentally and physically. With waterproof hardwood, you can bring the authenticity of real hardwood to your home, with added performance and easy maintenance that exceeds traditional wood constructions.
Luxury Vinyl Tile Video
Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Tile - In this live segment at Contract Furnishings Mart Tigard, OR Garrett and David taking a closer look at the options available in Luxury Vinyl Flooring (LVT and LVP). Discussions include the history and growth of this category, waterproof aspects, easy installation techniques, simple care and maintenance, and a huge variety of styles to choose from. If you have any questions, leave us a comment and we will do our best to respond.
Commercial Flooring Video
Commericial Flooring - Carpet, LVT and More - In this version of Webinar Wednesdays with Garrett Anderson, we are joined by Joe Junor from Aladdin Commercial/Mohawk Floors. We cover a wide variety of commercial products such as traditional and interlocking commercial carpet tiles, luxury vinyl planks, and much more.
Magnificent Marmoleum
Magnificent Marmoleum - Join CFM and Garrett Anderson as we talk about Marmoleum. Seth Boynton from Forbo Flooring Systems will discuss how marmoleum is naturally beautiful, durable, sustainable and healthy! ⁠ ⁠ Forbo Marmoleum floors are associated with sustainability, durability, high quality and innovative design. Marmoleum includes solutions for virtually any type of application. Discover the natural beauty of Marmoleum flooring with over 300 colors & designs, ranging from marbled to linear and concrete, available in sheet, tiles & planks.
Cabinetry Videos
What You Need to Know About Kitchen Cabinets - Contract Furnishings Mart is the leading cabinet dealership in the Pacific Northwest. In this video Garrett meets with one of CFM's top Cabinet Designers, Blade Rittiman, in Gresham, OR to discuss what you need to know about cabinets. They cover the differences between framed and frameless cabinetry, small custom shops vs cabinets built in a factory, and the latest in design trends. If you have questions, comment below or stop on in to one of our 16 locations.
Cabinet Storage Solutions - Garrett Anderson and Shane Beck of Contract Furnishings Mart present several cabinetry storage solutions. If you're lacking on kitchen storage space, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving solutions. You just have to rethink those the little nooks and niches, and you'll discover the untapped resource of counter space.
Cabinet Lighting - In this episode of Webinar Wednesday's with Garrett, we are joined by Joe Carson from Task Lighting, the industry leader in low voltage kitchen lighting. Joe walks us through the ins and outs of using easy to install lighting to take your kitchen to the next level ranging from under cabinet lighting that can be controlled by your smart phone or Alexa as well as simple out of the box solutions.
Cleaning Kitchen Cabinets - The best way to clean your kitchen cabinets is quick and easy. Shane Beck, Cabinetry Manager at Contract Furnishings Mart gives you a quick run down of how to clean your cabinets and what types of products to avoid.
Adjust Cabinet Doors & Hinges - Need a crash course in how to adjust kitchen cabinet doors and hinges? In this video, Shane Beck - a cabinet expert from Contract Furnishings Mart - shows you the best way to make quick and easy cabinet door adjustments. Whether you have just installed your new kitchen cabinets, or are giving your cupboards a tune up, these cabinetry tips are guaranteed to help you out.
Countertop Videos
Counter Inteligence - In this video we talk with an expert from Caesarstone about what you need to know about solid surface and stone countertop options before you buy. Does natural stone fit your style? Is quartz the better option for your lifestyle? Explore features, benefits, considerations, trends and more. 
The Details of Dekton by Cosentino - Dekton countertops are sneaking onto the radar as the latest craze in countertop materials. Virtually indestructible, they're scorch-proof, stain-proof, and scratch-proof. Trish Earle from Cosentino will join Garrett Anderson to tell us all about Dekton and this amazing surface. ⁠Dekton is known as an “ultra-compact surface” in the world of countertop materials. Dekton is made from a combo of the same raw materials used to make quartz, glass, and porcelain countertops. ⁠
What's New Qith Cambria Quartz - Join Garrett Anderson of CFM and Ryan Ohr, Cambria regional manager as they show us what’s new and exciting with Cambria. 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of Cambria and they’re celebrating in style with the launch of 20 stunning new designs. Plus they launched the Coordinates Collection - created in collaboration with the world-renowned Gensler Design Firm, and inspired by American places, these designs are harmonious from a distance and stunning up close.
How to Work With CFM Videos
How To Work With CFM - Join CFM team members Garrett Anderson and Tanja Lane of our Tigard store as they explain how to work with CFM! Learn what to expect and how to prepare when you come in with your projects so we can best serve you!
Working with an interior designer is a positive — and dare we say game-changing — experience for many. However, if you haven’t done it before, the idea of hiring someone to undertake this task can feel intimidating. That is, if you don’t know what to expect from the process. ⁠This week Garrett Anderson talks with Linda Luberto of Linda Luberto and Associates to learn more about working with an interior designer. If you are interested in hiring a professional designer, CFM can help pair you with someone just right for you and your project.
Virtual Showroom Appointments - Stuck in quarantine but have constructions selections to make? Schedule a virtual appointment with one of our team members! We can walk the showroom with you and review some options. Once we have selections made, we can arrange for curbside pick up of the samples. Call us today or visit us online at to get started.