2014 HNA Demonstrations

HNA DemonstrationsDemonstrations in the Hardscape North America Outdoor Arena

Landscapers - Upgrade your tradeshow admission for just $25* to learn about...

  • using the right tools
  • constructing permeable interlocking concrete pavement
  • adding fire features to outdoor areas
  • building raised patios and retaining walls
  • providing LED lighting

Benefit from industry best-practice secrets and construction techniques shared by experts in the field! Each HNA demo is eligible for one ICPI Certified Installer Continuing Education credit. Pick up a CE tracking form at the HNA registration desk.

*Note - When you pay for either Hardscape session in the GIE+EXPO Workshops, you get free access to the HNA Demonstrations.

Doug Crafton"We participate in GIE+EXPO to look at new products and updates for products we already have. In 2012 we attended the Hardscape Demonstrations for the first time. They are really helpful for people who are new to hardscaping.”

Doug Crafton
Forever Green
Murray, KY

HNA Demonstration Schedule

Click on the sessions below for a full description.

Thursday, October 23

11 a.m. – noon
Basic Concrete Paver Installation

Pat McCrindle, Regional Sales Manager, GST International, Inc.

1 – 2 p.m.
Fire Pit and Outdoor Fireplace Construction, Safety and Design

Carl Peterson, Owner, Outdoor Entertainment Concepts, LLC

3 – 4 p.m.
Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavement Construction

Andrew Vear, General Manager, Southwest Specialties, Inc.

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Friday, October 24

11 am – noon
Tools for Paver Installation Efficiency

Bill Gardocki, Owner, Interstate Landscape Co., Inc.
Tom Gardocki, Hardscape Operations Foreman, Interstate Landscape Co., Inc.

1 – 2 p.m.
LED Lighting - Impress your Clients and Increase your Profits

Jeff Hesser, Mid Atlantic Regional Sales Manager, Cast Lighting LLC

3 – 4 p.m.
Raised Paver Patios and Segmental Retaining Walls

Pat McCrindle, Regional Sales Manager, GST International, Inc.

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