Annual Tile Competition Issues Call for Entries

New York — The National Tile Contractors Association, the largest tile contractors association in the world, has issued a call for entries for the association’s Fifth Annual TileLetter Installation Awards, the organization announced.

National contracting professionals will select up to three winning tile or stone contractors for projects in both residential and commercial categories, based on a number of criteria that emphasize installation excellence, NTCA officials said.

Criteria may include overall appearance, technical soundness, level of difficulty, craftsmanship, artistry, and/or other criteria to be determined by the time of judging.

Grand Prize winners will receive $1,500 in cash. Award of Merit winners will receive $750, and Honorable Mention winners will receive $250, respectively.

Winners will be recognized at the NTCA Awards ceremony at Coverings 2008 in Orlando, FL.

Completed submissions must be received no later than Feb. 1, 2008.

Information may be obtained by contacting Lesley Goddin at (505) 292-6706 or

NTCA is a non-profit trade association serving every segment of the industry, spearheading education for the professional installation of ceramic tile and allied products.

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