Partners & associates

Mohawk Five-Star
Formerly known as Mohawk Floorscapes, Mohawk Five-Star retailers deliver a level of service and expertise no one else can match. They are the leading flooring experts, so you’re certain to get the highest quality, long lasting product that fits your needs. Mohawk’s Five-Star retailers must maintain the highest standard of service based on independent evaluations by consumers with first-hand experience. They are independent, locally owned, and offer the most extensive selection of Mohawk products and services in state-of-the-art flooring showrooms. Their experts are trained to guide you through your options and help you make the perfect flooring choice for your taste, lifestyle, and price point.
SEN Design Group
Headquartered in Chapel Hill, NC, has over 250 kitchen and bath member firms from coast to coast. Under the SEN umbrella, there is a growing affiliation of over 75 vendors who make their products in cabinetry, appliances, plumbing fixtures, decorative hardware, lighting bathroom equipment and accessories available to member firms at group buying rates. Cavender’s is pleased to be a part of this group of the industry’s best businesspeople, who are sincerely interested in having their clients informed on all aspects of their project, before making an investment.
National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA)
Has been the heart of the kitchen and bath industry for more than 40 years. During that time, the NKBA has devoted substantial resources to better the industry that supports the association. The NKBA mission is to enhance member success and excellence, promote professionalism and ethical business practices and provide leadership and direction for the industry. The annual Kitchen/Bath Industry Show and Conference is the world’s largest trade event dedicated to the industry. Attending professionals are the first to see the year’s new products from top manufacturers, along with the latest innovations.
Home Builders Association of Upper Cumberland (HBAUC)
Home Builders Association of Tennessee (HBAT)

Represents over 6,500 member firms as the voice of the housing industry, advocating housing affordability and availability through legislation, communication and education. The HBAUC and HBAT are not-for-profit trade associations comprised of professional builders, developers, and associated firms engaged directly or indirectly in home building, remodeling, and light commercial construction.
Cookeville Area-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce
Cavender’s is a long time member of the Chamber, and a supporter of the Highlands of Tennessee program.
National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA)
The mission of the NWFA is to strengthen the wood flooring community through technical standards, education, networking, and advocacy. They assist members in being wood flooring professionals by providing a toolbox of information through hands on training, technical publications, and technical support.