Coverings is the largest tile and stone show in North America with 9 miles of the latest trends and exhibitors from over 40 countries.
From live installation demonstrations and tours of the show floor, to networking events and segment-focused Appreciation days, your four days at Coverings will be packed with things to see and experience.
Through its robust conference program of notable and respected speakers, Coverings provides the competitive edge - FREE of charge. The program includes 70+ free sessions and certification opportunities.
The show floor at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando will feature 1,100 global exhibitors showcasing the latest tile & stone innovations! Click the link below to search for Coverings 2017 exhibitors.
Take advantage of discounted rates and easy booking when securing your Orlando hotel through Coverings official housing partner, Experient. You'll also have access to free shuttles from your hotel to Coverings!
Win $2,500 and a Free Stay in Orlando!
The Coverings Installation and Design (CID) Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in the design and installation of tile and stone in both residential and commercial projects. Submissions for the 2017 CID Awards are open to architects, designers, builders, contractors, distributors, retailers, installers and other professionals who demonstrate design and/or installation excellence in residential and commercial projects, giving special recognition to stunning stone and tile.
Entries due January 23, 2017.
Exhibitors and Distributors: Invite Your Customers to Coverings
Coverings is not only beneficial to growing your business but it’s a great way to enhance your relationship with your customers by providing them with greater insight about trends, innovative product installations and more. Take advantage of the free and easy tool to invite your customers to Coverings 2017. Choose from personalized web banners and evites, or create your own custom printed postcards.
Coverings provides a personalized show experience for every attendee. Year after year, tile and stone professionals from each segment of the industry return to Coverings to learn, network, solve challenges, and connect. What will you discover at Coverings?
Architects & Designers
As a specifier of tile and stone, knowledge of product is one of the most sustainable differentiators you can have. See the latest trends, formats, shapes, colors, and patterns. Conduct research on the show floor and find the latest trends and products that can inspire your next project. Bring your client and provide them with exclusive access to what’s new in tile and stone. Take advantage of the FREE CEUs.
Builders & Remodelers
Stay on top of the latest trends and attract new business by learning about new and unconventional uses of tile and stone for any project. Find ideas and inspiration for your next project on the Builder & Remodeler Guided Show Floor Tour. Why specify tile over LVT? What are the best strategies for project management? Discover the answers and more in Coverings free education sessions.
Contractors & Installers
Get inspired by the live installation of three tiny houses! This year's installation design showcase features NTCA five-star contractors and leading designers collaborating to showcase the synergy between beautiful design and exceptional installation. Get tips of the trade at the Live Demos. You'll also be able to network in the Contractor Lounge, certify your team through the CTEF Certification Program, and more.
Explore the largest stone and machinery display in North America in Coverings' Stone Zone. Test drive the latest fabrication equipment and negotiate directly with suppliers on the show floor. You'll have the opportunity to evaluate and compare natural stone from all over the world.
Gain product intelligence, competitive insight, and useful knowledge from Coverings educational sessions - all while discovering the latest tile and stone trends. What are best practices for hiring and retaining employees? How do you educate your sales personnel on products? Learn tips from industry experts in the freed education sessions.
With a global presence extending to over 40 countries, you will be able to meet face to face with existing clients from all over the world, as well as establish and nurture new relationships. Access free business-building resources to help you maintain and drive profits. Coverings is the premier educational and purchasing event in North America for tile and stone.