Coverings Connected will highlight the beauty, durability, sustainability, and hygienic uses of tile. Celebrate tile with us by attending one or all of these three can’t-miss webinars on February 23:
- Environment, Health, Wellness, and Alleviating Germaphobia—Ceramic Tile and the Future Green of Green Building
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Bill Griese, LEED AP, Tile Council of North America, Inc. and Daniel Marvin, Ironrock
The session will cover today’s green building market demands that not only require the use of environmentally sustainable products, but also those that are healthy and hygienic. This discussion will dive into the current and evolving green building landscape and the role of ceramic tile.
- 2021 Tile Trends
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Moderator: Alena Capra, Coverings Spokesperson and Alena Capra Designs
Presenters: Kristin Coleman, Novità (Ceramics of Italy); Ryan Fasan, Tile of Spain; and Roxanne Morris, Tile Council of North America Inc.
This interactive session will present the latest tile industry styles and insights for 2021, including a deep dive of three of the trends with case studies.
- Celebrating Installation Excellence: Case Studies of Three Award-Winning Ceramic Tile Projects
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Moderator: Bart Bettiga, National Tile Contractors Association
Presenters: Guido Gliori, Grazzini Brothers & Company; Jeffrey Pettit, De Anza Tile; Dann Salinas, Premier Tile & Marble
NTCA Five-Star contractor panelists will address the challenges and obstacles to overcome for meeting the specifications provided by, and expectations of, the customer.
National Tile Day, marking its fifth year, will be celebrated with brand-new, inspiring imagery of creative tile designs, installations and applications shared across Coverings’ social media channels. Social media fans and followers are invited to take part in the National Tile Day conversation, using the hashtags #NationalTileDay, #Coverings2021 and #WhyTile.