Las Vegas This year's International Builders' Show, the massive exhibition of building products conducted here, set records for both attendance and exhibit space, according to the show's sponsor, the National Association of Home Builders.
The Washington, DC-based NAHB announced that attendance for the
four-day event exceeded 90,000 visitors from 100 countries. The
show, which highlighted an expanded range of products aimed at the
kitchen and bath market, featured more than 1,500 exhibitors in a
record-breaking 800,000 net sq. ft. of exhibit space, up 12% from
last year, the NAHB said.