Seven, one-hour installation demonstrations are planned for the run of the Surfaces show, Feb. 1-3. Expert installers will address the installation of hardwood, resilient, ceramic, stone. carpet and self-leveling compounds. The Installation Showcase, which is sponsored by Laticrete, is produced in conjunction with the World Floor Covering Association, the International Certified Floorcovering Installers Assoc., Floor Covering Installer and National Floor Trends magazines.
According to Michelle Troop, Surfaces senior show director, installers will also have the chance to enrich their knowledge at the Surfaces Conference Program, which offers 42 courses in six tracks - Installation, Marketing, Business, Sales, Design and Window Coverings. "These sessions are designed to provide strategic information that attendees can take away and apply to their jobs right away." she says.