Contractors & Installers

Get the tools you need at Coverings!

Coverings provides all the tools, training, and technical know-how you need to be at the forefront of the tile & stone industry. From education from NTCA, TCNA, and CTEF industry leaders, to training opportunities showing you how to skillfully compete for new customers, Coverings offers the latest tile & stone products from all over the world and the business-building resources you need.

 Coverings: where the world of tile & stone does business.

Why Contractors & Installers Should Attend Coverings

  • Learn how to take advantage of the growing tile & stone market
  • Improve your business skills to increase profits and customer satisfaction
  • Find new and innovative methods of recruiting and retaining labor
  • Exchange ideas with peers in a non-competitive environment
  • Find higher paying clients and more satisfying work
  • Get trained in the latest tile & stone tools, techniques, and products

tile & stone products for any project at any budget

Coverings offers custom tile & stone solutions for contractors & installers on the show floor and beyond.

Live Installation Demo Stage

Live “how-to” classes offering attendees an up-close look at how top contracting pros handle a variety of challenging tile installations.

The Coverings Lounge

This new space on the show floor will feature education sessions, live interviews, coffee in the morning and beer in the afternoon, tours, product raffles, and the CID Awards

Brand + Business Building Zone

New! Immersive learning experience focused on your brand and your story.  Your spot for complimentary brand, marketing and communications.

Happy Hours

Join new connections and old friends at the Coverings Lounge to celebrate another great day at Coverings. 

Grow your skills and Your business through no-cost education

With robust educational offerings, Coverings is your go-to tile & stone resource for continuing education with specialized offerings for contractors & installers.

Brush up on industry best practices and cutting-edge techniques in the installation and fabrication of tile & stone.

Discover new and successful business practices and tactics to better grow and manage your workforce. Take-away practical labor solutions and techniques for maximizing bottom-line profits.

Get updated on the latest trends and design inspirations within the world of tile and stone.

About Coverings

For more than 30 years, Coverings has been the preeminent ceramic tile & natural stone showcase in North America. With countless options for color, shape, and style, as well as providing high durability and value for applications indoors and out you’ll find tile & stone for any project from big budget to cost-conscious to LEED-certified.

Only at Coverings can you experience the latest trends and products from around the globe, network with industry peers, learn from educational opportunities, and gain connections that will help advance your position and business.