Best of IBS™ 2020: Kitchen & Bath Product

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MASST by Atlas Granite, Inc.

MASST by Atlas Granite, Inc. (or “Making Any Solid Surface Touchscreen”) is a technology that converts any solid surface into an interactive touchscreen—giving consumers access to the Internet. It works with a combination of projection, lasers and sensors. Just like a tablet, users can search, scroll and select by pushing the buttons projected onto their countertop while cooking without the worry of smudges, spills or stains on their...

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Innovative New Products Found at IBS 2020

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Every year, the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) draws tens of thousands of building industry professionals to one location with this in mind: Seeing and learning about all of the new products that can be found in residential construction.

At IBS 2020, more than 1,400 top manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe showcased their products and services. Here are some of the categories that made this year’s show amazing.

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Best of IBS™ 2020: Best Green Building Product

Best of IBS Award Winner

AeroBarrier by AeroBarrier

AeroBarrier is an advanced building envelope system that uses a computerized process to pressurize the building and install AeroBarrier 1x to seal leaks in the building enclosure from the inside. The particles deposit only at the leak sites and build to form a complete and tight seal – remaining firmly in place for years while staying completely pliable and flexible.

AeroBarrier is faster, simpler and more effective than manual envelope sealing and makes it...

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In Demand Education @ IBS 2020

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Education was in demand at IBS 2020 and the results are in! Out of 169 education sessions in 7 different tracks, here are the top attended sessions:

  1. The Demise of the Punchlist
  2. 2020 NSMC Super Sales Rally: How to Win More Sales & Live an Unleashed Life
  3. The 2020 Housing & Economic Outlook
  4. Dealing with Demanding People: Maintain Control & Protect Your Profit
  5. The Expectations Game: How to Create a Winning Customer...
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Best of IBS™ 2020: Best in Show

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Enginuity Micro-Combined Heat and Power System by Enginuity Power Systems

The Enginuity Micro-Combined Heat and Power System (Micro-CHP) earned the top award, Best in Show, in the Best of IBS Awards 2020.  It also was the winner of two product categories: Best Home Technology Product and Best Energy Efficient Product.

Enginuity Power Systems is bringing Private Home Power Generation into the mainstream with an innovative "plug and play" combined heat and power...

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Tech at IBS 2020: Appealing, Captivating & Entertaining

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From the show floor to education sessions, technology was a predominant theme at the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) in Las Vegas last month. There were hundreds of technology tips, tools and trends to see at the show, and attendees came to learn new ways to apply tech to their businesses, their careers and their everyday lives.

The Tech Bytes sessions not only featured top programs, but the room itself also buzzed with technology innovations. The long,...

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IBS 2020: Extraordinary Education + Innovative Products = Phenomenal Show

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It was a phenomenal start to the new year as the NAHB International Builders’ Show ® (IBS) kicked off a new decade with an exciting show. Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, this mega-industry event welcomed builders, remodelers, design professionals, architects and specialty contractors from around the globe. From innovative new products to incredible education sessions and fun networking events, this year’s show was full of amazement and value. Just take a look at these...

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The New American Remodel 2020: Completed and Ready for Tours

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The New American Remodel® (TNAR) is finished and ready for tours at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® 2020 in Las Vegas.

The original ranch-style home was built in 1977. It was 2,170 square feet and consisted of three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Additionally, the home was operated on a 1,200-gallon septic system that was powered solely by electricity since gas utilities were unavailable.

Today, the property has been transformed into a two-story home with 4,802 square feet of...

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Getting Around Vegas: Transportation Options at IBS 2020

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Getting around Las Vegas is easy when you take advantage of the transportation options available during IBS 2020.

From the Airport
Airport Shuttles: LASXpress is the official transportation provider of IBS and offers fast and efficient airport transportation services to and from your hotel. Take advantage of Xpress Non-Stop Service or Economy Service, advanced reservations, preprinted boarding passes, priority boarding and on-site airport staff. Click here to make your...

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Meet Our Speakers Series: Megan Eltringham

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Megan Eltringham serves as Corporate VP of Marketing for The New Home Company. She is responsible for integrated marketing campaigns and brand management standards across all divisions in Southern California, Northern California and Arizona. Megan has received several prestigious industry awards, including being named in one of Professional Builder magazine’s 2018 “40 Under 40” lists.

At the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), Megan will be one of three speakers at...

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