Video Library

Access exclusive educational content from Coverings 2019.

Byte Sessions @ Coverings Connect

“Byte size” learning opportunities focused on maximizing social media and technology for your business.

Featured Sessions

Best Practices for Social Media Advertising

Social Media is no longer a free way to reach your audience and grow. It’s a legitimate pay-to-play content machine designed to drive links to your website, increase foot traffic, get your story out and more. If you are feeling left behind and are worried about reaching fewer people as advertisers join the fray – this is the seminar for you.

Presented by Lori Dolnick of Frank Advertising.

How to Create an Engaging Social Presence

Learn how to create an ongoing social strategy to connect with potential customers, partners, and industry professionals. The session will cover types of content to share via Instagram and Facebook, tactical ideas for engaging with followers, and a how-to demonstration on creating a cohesive Instagram presence.

Presented by Becca Sass of Sharp Communications.

Social Media Dos and Don'ts

The social landscape is forever changing.

Danielle McWilliams of Novita’ Communications shares quick tips to optimize and amplify your social presence.

Coverings 2019 Demo Stage

Check out the videos from one of the most popular features at Coverings, these live “how-to” classes offered attendees an up-close look at how top contracting pros handle a variety of challenging tile installations live from the show floor.

Featured Sessions

System Solutions for Large and Heavy Tiles - MAPEI

From Fast Surface Prep to ‘H’ Rated Mortars – MAPEI’s System Solutions for Large & Heavy Tiles

Presented by: MAPEI. 

Innovative Tool Solutions - iQ Power Tools

Innovative Tool Solutions from iQ Power Tools

Presented by: iQ Power Tools. 

Pre-Grouting, Sealing, and Sealers: Care and Maintenance

Chemistry is hard at work in most modern tiles and the materials used to install and maintain them. Presented by: NCTA

Engage @ Connect

One-on-One interviews with Tile & Stone experts​ who are setting trends and influencing design and installation innovations in tile and stone projects.

Featured Sessions

Engage @ Connect: Amber Clore

Amber Clore is a Florida Registered Interior Designer and rising star who combines on-trend creative talent with practical, technical design training and expertise. Amber is recognized as an emerging leader in industry and local community and has served as President for the American Society of Interior Designers Florida North Chapter FY18.

Engage @ Connect: Allison Eden

Allison Eden has over 25 years of experience designing custom glass mosaics for projects worldwide. Today, she’s renowned in the tile industry for the undeniable panache she brings to her commercial and residential creations through the Brooklyn-based studio that bears her name.

Engage @ Connect: Luke Miller

Luke Miller is the voice behind Tile Money, the podcast which focuses on the business of tile installation and helping other tile contractors run a profitable business. Luke is also the owner of Miller Tile and Stone out of San Luis Obispo, California.

Quickfire Sessions @ Coverings Connect

You know what your clients want and need. But are you sure that’s what they’re getting?  View these short, single-focus sessions from Coverings 2019, each one is centered on an aspect of product selection critical to today’s consumers. Find out about common misconceptions and misinformation being promoted in the marketplace.

Featured Sessions

Engaging Your Clients with Virtual Reality

This presentation will provide greater insight into the use of virtual reality and how design teams are effectively implementing VR in various phases of projects, while engaging clients and communicating design intent.

Presented by Scott Nichols of Graphaus Design.

Faster, Better, Cheaper - Pick 2

In this session, you will learn about the latest advances in mortars, grouts, and surface preparation products. Learn how to select the right product for the job so you’re paying only for the performance you need.

Presented by Brian Pistulka of MAPEI.

Healthy WELL and Wise with Tile

Understand the current health concerns associated with chemicals used in other floor coverings and learn why ceramic tile is a better option for your health. Smart, beautiful, and no nasty chemicals… that’s Why Tile.

Presented by Kathy Meyer of the Tile Council of North America.