IICRC Seeks Input on Floor Covering Inspection Standard

January 16, 2023 IICRC Seeks Input on Floor Covering Inspection Standard

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has opened a public review for the revised draft IICRC S800 Standard for Professional Inspection of Textile Floor Coverings.

The IICRC S800 Standard describes the procedures, methods, and systems to be followed when performing professional inspection of textile floor coverings (e.g., carpet and rugs). The standard is available for review and comment as part of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) 45-day public review period until February 27.

Download the revised draft standard and submit your comments online here.

IICRC is an ANSI-accredited standards-setting body for the flooring inspection, floor covering, and specialized fabric cleaning and disaster restoration industries. Organized in 1972, IICRC currently represents more than 5,700 certified firms and 54,000 certified technicians in 22 countries. For more information, visit