IBS, Scheduled This Month, Could Draw 100,000

WASHINGTON, DC — Some 100,000 housing professionals, including home builders, architects, product manufacturers, kitchen/bath specialists and related trade professionals, are expected to turn out for the 2006 International Builders’ Show this month, show sponsors announced.

Set for Jan. 11-14 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, the IBS will boast a record 1,600+ exhibitors spread across more than 1.5 million sq. ft. of exhibit space, according to the National Association of Builders, which sponsors the annual event.

On display will be cutting-edge designs, technologies, products and services available to the home building community – many with distinct kitchen and bath applications.

Additional attractions include networking and social events, more than 200 educational seminars, and show home tours headlined by “The New American Home 2006.”