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"I have been so ready to throw in the towel so many times trying to restore wood. The Wizard of Wood has given me guidance and a new confidence!" -Michael Blechta

What You Will Learn At Wood Restoration Classes

  • Exterior Wood Restoration Opportunities

  • Standards

  • Equipment

  • Supplies

  • Chemicals and Products

  • Preparing Surfaces – Methods of Restoration

  • Coating Wood Surfaces

  • Sealers, Stains, and Paints

  • Different Wood Types/Species

  • Safety

  • Marketing/Branding

  • Developing A Price List

  • Estimating

  • Demonstrations or Work on the “Training Deck”

  • Business Building Tips

  • Future Maintenance Plans

  • Profitability

  • Continued Future Support From The “Wizard of Wood” and Staff

"Everett at Deck restoration, and his team are truly a first class operation. Everett has a long history of restoring wood and a variety of other substrates, and was generous in sharing his knowledge and experience with those of us that attended his training session. He is very organized, professional, and straight forward, leaving no questions unanswered! It was amazing learning From “THE WIZARD OF WOOD”!!" -Tim Wollenberg

2024 Boot Camp Dates

  • TBD

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COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT – 1000 Century Parkway Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054 (800-881-1523)

HYATT HOUSE – 3000 Crawford Place, Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054 (856-222-1313)

CANDLEWOOD SUITES – 4000 Crawford Place Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054 (856-642-7567)

(2) HAMPTON INN – 5000 Crawford Place, Mt. Laurel, NJ 080 (856-778-5635)


                       320 Route 73 Voorhees, NJ 08043 (856-751-1212)

SPRING HILL SUITES BY WYNDHAM – 1031 Voorhees Dr, Voorhees, NJ 08043 (856-782-2555)

WINGATE BY WYNDHAM – 1000 Laurel Oak Blvd. Voorhees, NJ 08043 (856-441-2598)

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS – 121 Laurel Oak Blvd. Voorhees, NJ 08043 (856-346-4500)

DAYS INN - 311 South Route 73 Berlin, NJ 08009 (856-767-7711)

(Close, not the best)

For best rates on hotels call

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