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February 22nd at #KBtribechat – Tile and Stone Trends for 2017

Why tile, and what we’re looking forward to at Coverings 2017.

Sponsored and Hosted by Coverings Trade Show.

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At Coverings, you can experience nine miles of tile and stone from around the world in one location. Join us in Orlando on April 4 – 7, 2017. Crossville Tile will be hosting KBtribechat from the show floor on April 5th. We hope to see you at the show!

Click on this link to learn more and register for free

 

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The KBtribechat discussion questions:

• Q1) What tile color trends are you seeing emerge for 2017 and beyond?

• Q2) What are some trending styles in tile for 2017? What is the inspiration behind them?

• Q3) What is the best way to approach uncovering tile and stone trends at #Coverings2017?

• Q4) What are some of your favorite projects you’ve seen featuring tile and stone?

• Q5) This year’s Coverings Installation Design Showcase focuses on Tiny Homes. Why is tile and stone a good fit for smaller spaces?

• Q6) Tomorrow is National Tile Day, hosted by @Coverings. Why do you choose tile for your projects?

• Q7) Why is Coverings an important show for kitchen & bath professionals to attend?

Join this Twitter Chat conversation

on Wednesday, February 22

from 2 to 3pm eastern time

Here’s the transcript for this KBtribechat.

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Tile and Stone Trends for 2015

Coverings 2015  is only a few short months away, and we’re getting excited to see all the latest in the tile and stone industry. Join sponsor and host Coverings and Coverings 2015  Ambassador Alena Capra to discuss the latest trends in tile and stone, and what to expect from this year’s show.

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Coverings will be back in Orlando April 14 – 17th, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center. Check out over 1,000 exhibitors from around the world, and improve your performance with 80 free specialized training and education sessions. Register for free here.

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Alena Capra

 

Here are their KBtribechat discussion questions:

Q1) What tile color trends are you seeing emerge for 2015 and beyond?

Q2) What are some trending styles in tile for 2015? What is the inspiration behind them?

Q3) What is the best way to approach uncovering tile and stone trends at #Coverings2015?

Q4) What was revolutionary this year in tile? What are some exciting technical innovations?

Q5) #Coverings2015 is back in Orlando for the first time since 2012. How has the Florida housing market changed since then?

Q6) It seems like a lot of tile manufacturers are collaborating with iconic designers for collections. Why are design partnerships important?

Q7) Why is Coverings an important show for kitchen & bath professionals to attend?

Join this Twitter chat discussion

on Wednesday, February 25th

from 2 to 3pm eastern time

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Here’s the transcript for this KBtribechat.

 

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#Coverings2014 and a Celebration of Everything Tile

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Come the end of April, the latest and greatest in tile and stone will take over Las Vegas! Coverings – The Ultimate Tile + Stone Experience – is back in Sin City April 29 through May 2 (with a bonus day of education on April 28) with over 900 global exhibitors and 80+ specialized training and education sessions.

In preparation for the show, Coverings (@Coverings) has asked world-renowned tile expert Ryan Fasan (@Tile_Trends) to join them in hosting #KBtribechat to help you plan your experience at the upcoming show and give you a preview of the latest design trends and technical innovations in tile and stone.

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Ryan Fasan

Ryan has over eighteen years of experience in the ceramic tile industry and is currently a research consultant, trainer, and senior partner at Professional Attention to Tile Installations, an internationally renowned tile consulting firm that works in Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States. Specializing in stone and ceramic tile research, Ryan has created and delivered seminars for Harvard’s Graduate School of Design; BCIT’s Interior Design applied material study course; Multiple Trade Expo’s across the USA and worked internationally to promote the use of tile and natural stone with private and commercial sectors.

Join us on Wednesday, March 19 from 2-3 pm EST and register FREE for Coverings 2014.

  • What tile color trends are you seeing emerge for 2014 and beyond? 
  • What are some trending styles in tile for 2014? What is the inspiration behind them? 
  • What is the best way to approach uncovering tile and stone trends at Coverings 2014?
  • What was revolutionary this year in tile? What are some exciting technical innovations? 
  • The annual CID Awards will be presented at Coverings 2014. What makes a great tile/stone install or design? 
  • It seems like a lot of tile manufacturers are reaching out to iconic designers for collections recently – true?
  • Why is Coverings an important show for Kitchen and Bath professionals to attend? 

Coverings is sponsoring this KBtribechat. Please follow hosts @Coverings and @Tile_Trends on Twitter and be sure to use #Coverings2014 and #kbtribechat.

Website: www.coverings.com

Here is the transcript for this KBtribechat.

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What Inspires You?

With the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show and High Point Market this weekend…and Coverings in two weeks, we are prompted to reflect on what inspires us.  Traveling, especially to historic places like New Orleans, and trade shows are exhilarating and full of design inspiration. Where else do you find your inspirations?

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Share what inspires you!

Join us on Twitter next Wednesday, April 17th, from 2 to 3pm eastern time.

Here is the transcript for this chat.

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#Coverings2013 – The Ultimate Tile + Stone Experience!

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The show is fast approaching!  Coverings is April 29 – May 2 in Atlanta, Georgia. Have you registered?

Join us at Coverings

Kbtribechat will be LIVE from the show floor on May 1st hosted by Crossville Tile in their booth! Join the us for a tweet-up and to share your show finds at kbtribechat in booth #7259 at 2pm eastern time.

We’re sharing about the show!

Our March 13th kbtribechat will be hosted by Paul Anater about Coverings 2013. Join us for this sponsored Twitter chat on the latest tile trends and show details.

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Kbtribechat Host – Paul Anater

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Coverings Update – LIVE from the show!

 

 

On Wednesday, April 17, 2012, Mark Johnson, FAIA will be hosting kbtribechat LIVE from Coverings – The Ultimate Tile + Stone Experience. He and his panel will be reporting back with the latest from the show.  Our discussion will take place from 2 – 3 pm eastern time.  Join us!

Panelists:

Christine Whittemore @CBWhittemore

Chief Simplifier of Simple Marketing Now | helping you get found online via social media & content marketing | passionate about #retailexp #practicalmktr Northern NJ, USA · http://simplemarketingnow.com/content-talks-business-blog/

Nick Lovelady @cupboards

Home-grown Southern Kitchen & Bathroom Design/Consultation- Musings and activities from our day.
Sylacauga, AL, USA · http://www.cupboardsonline.com

Ginny Powell @GinnyPowell
It isn’t just 140 characters. It is the first 140 characters of a conversation.               sunny florida · http://acrackeddoor.blogspot.com

Nora DePalma @noradepalma

Wife, stepmom, friend, and Jersey Girl living in the South. Principal of O’Reilly- DePalma. Able to see life as amusing roughly 80% of the time.
Atlanta · http://www.oreilly-depalma.com

Bill Buyok @AventeTile

Hand painted artisan decorative tiles and hand crafted cement tiles. Tweeting as Bill Buyok.
Beverly Hills, CA USA · http://AventeTile.com

Irene Williams @crossvilleinc

Elevate spaces with Crossville’s porcelain tile, natural stone, glass, metal & mosaic collections—beautifully designed, environmentally friendly, American made.
Crossville, TN · http://www.crossvilleinc.com

Guest Host:

Mark Johnson FAIA @MarkJohnsonFAIA

FAIA|AIBD|CKD Marketer/Educator/Architect/Speaker – Design+building products industry. Green Builder Media – National Director, Social & Virtual Media
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA · http://markitect.me/

Here is the transcript from this chat.

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Coverings – The Ultimate Tile + Stone Experience

On Wednesday, April 11, 2012, Paul Anater is hosting kbtribechat sponsored by COVERINGS trade show. Please join our discussion on tile and stone.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Paul Anater

Paul Anater is a former kitchen and bath designer who’s now a marketing professional. He runs all of Coverings’ social media programming and is the voice of Coverings Twitter account. You can register for the show on Coverings’ website www.coverings.com and remember that it’s all free!

Coverings will be in Orlando, Florida on April 17 – 20, 2012.

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