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Join the Best Flooring Installers in the Nation

The National Installer of the Year Competition celebrates the best flooring installers as they compete for the coveted  title “Installer of the Year”. This year's competition is focused on carpet and luxury vinyl plank installation. This all begins with regional qualifying competitions, taking place in Seattle in August, Chicago in September, Dalton in October and Phoenix in November. Winners of each regional event  earn a trip to Las Vegas, NV, to go head-to-head in the finale at The International Surfaces Event (tise).

Don’t miss your chance to connect with and compete against the best in the industry’s highest stage!

Why Should You Compete?

  1. Industry Recognition: Highlight your talent in front of the entire industry and earn the prestigious title that will  set you apart from the competition.  

  2. Skill Development: Learn from other industry-leading installers and the techniques that elevate them. Along with feedback from expert judges, you will leave the event even more competitive  knowledgeable in your field.

  3. Top Prize: Win $3,000, a Heavyweight Title Belt, and the title, The National Installer of the Year.  

tise and CFI announce a whole new line-up of regional competitions in major markets across the US. Apply for one of the regional competitions below to compete and win a trip to the Nationals in Las Vegas at TISE 2025!

This competition will hosted by T & A Supply Company, Inc. in Seattle, WA on August 10, 2024. 

This competition will hosted by All Surfaces in Chicago, IL on September 7, 2024. 

This competition will hosted by CFI Dalton Training Facility in Dalton, GA on October 26, 2024. 

This competition will be hosted by Big D Supply in Phoenix, AZ on November 9, 2024.

Thank you to our 2025 Installation Competition Partners and Sponsors

The 2024 National Installer of the Year Winners

Carpet Installer Of The Year

LVP Installer Of The Year

Carpet Competitors

LVP Competitors