Testimonial

“Charles and Virginia Beresford have given so generously and unselfishly of their resources in order to honor teachers and provide them opportunities they could never have imagined.”

Dr. Gene Sharratt
Author: This We Believe
National Middle School Association
Association for Middle Level Education


Markets Beresford Icon Markets

Specializing in Education
and Healthcare in Oregon
and Washington State.

Products Beresford Icon Products

Premier provider of
Tandus® Flooring and
Mondo® Flooring.

Sustainability Beresford Icon Sustainability

Comprehensive closed-
loop reclamation and reuse programs.

About Us

The Beresford Company is the leading provider of quality floor coverings to education and healthcare organizations in the Pacific Northwest. For the past 50 years, we have built our success on our unparalleled ability to deliver only the highest quality products with the lowest possible lifecycle cost, with expert installations and professional consultation services. Our highly skilled team of installers have been individually trained and certified to install the many specialized flooring products Beresford endorses. Our expert team of sales consultants pilot each project, be it a singular project or a 10-year renovation plan, from project assessment and budget management, to product selection, installation and maintenance. Because of this, we back every installation with a 25-year non-prorated guarantee.

As a premier provider to the education market, Beresford has worked with over 180 school districts in the states of Washington and Oregon. We are the proud founding sponsor of the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction's (OSPI) Teacher of the Year Program, and a regular supporter of numerous educational associations, including, the Washington State School Director’s Association (WSSDA), Washington Association of Maintenance and Operations Administrators (WAMOA), Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI), Washington Association of School Business Officials (WASBO), Washington Association of Schools Administrators (WASA), and the Association of Educational Service Districts (AESD). In addition, Beresford remains active with the nine Educational School Districts (ESD) and has received numerous awards, such as the Service to WASA Award and the Washington State University (WSU) College of Education Award for Advocate for Education. Within the state of Oregon, Beresford remains heavily involved and supportive of the Oregon School Facilities Management Association (OSFMA)Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA), and the Oregon Athletic Directors Association (OADA).

Beresford also concentrates on serving the specialized needs of the healthcare industry. For over 30 years, we have proudly served Virginia Mason Healthcare System, which includes, a network 440 physicians, a 336-bed acute-care hospital, and numerous clinics and skilled-nursing facilities throughout the Puget Sound area. In addition, Beresford has served both Blue Cross of Washington and Adventist Health, which encompasses 18 hospitals with more than 2,800 beds, 100+ clinics and outpatient centers, 37 rural health clinics and 14 home care agencies and four joint-venture retirement centers. As such, Beresford is highly experienced in the unique needs and nuances of the healthcare segment.

Mission

The Beresford Company’s mission is to deliver the highest quality products with the utmost level of integrity and expert service in order to leave every transaction with a satisfied and pleased customer. This mission is carried out everyday by our dedicated team that live our core values to:

  • Provide high performance, low maintenance products with the lowest lifecycle cost
  • Create a healthy and safe indoor environment
  • Deliver solid maintenance plans with hands-on demonstrations
  • Conduct annual flooring assessments
  • Enable accountable supplier-customer partnerships
  • Ensure environmental stewardship

History

Charlie Beresford and his wife Virginia founded the Beresford Company in 1958. Over the years, both remained actively involved in their local school district in Manson Washington. In addition, Charlie served on the board of the North Central Educational Service District until his passing in 2011. This commitment to service continues today through his wife Virginia, son Craig and grandson Ted, as well as the dedicated Beresford employees. Our vice president of marketing, Merle Kirkley sits on the board of the Northwest Educational School District ESD 189 and our sales associate, Jason Beam is the president elect of the Southwest Washington/Oregon Chapter of the Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI), Together the team remains involved in numerous educational and healthcare organizations while carrying out the Beresford mission of quality, integrity and service.