The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) offered tile installers the opportunity to become CTEF Certified Tile Installers (CTIs) during Coverings 2009.
Daltile recruited the majority of the candidates to be tested and donated the materials necessary for the hands-on portion of CTI testing, including membranes, backer board, thin-set, grout and flexible sealants.
In addition to earning the CTI designation, the three highest scoring installers earned exclusive prizes, including:
- The highest scoring tile installer will receive a Husqvarna 10” Tilematic Wet Saw (Model TS250X3).
- The second highest scorer receives a Sigma 3D Tile Cutter.
- The third highest scorer will receive a European Tile Masters Hole Saw Kit (Model DB14PC).