Councils & Committees

Building Systems Housing Summit Reached New Heights in 2018

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Building Systems Housing Summit Reached New Heights in 2018

It was another record-setting event for the Building Systems Councils last week in Knoxville, TN., as the offsite construction community gathered for the 33rd annual Building Systems Housing Summit.

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Girl Scouts Project Gets Boost from New Orleans Builders

Girl Scouts Project Gets Boost from New Orleans Builders

Led by its Professional Women in Building Council, members of the HBA of Greater New Orleans are teaming up with a local Girl Scouts of America troop to restore and remodel a dilapidated cabin. Once they’re finished, the troop will use the cabin for its education programs with a particular focus on STEM-related projects (for science, technology, engineering and math).

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2 Keys to Virginia Remodeler’s Success: Family and Modern Design Tools

Filed in Awards, Councils & Committees, Remodelers by on September 25, 2018 1 Comment
2 Keys to Virginia Remodeler’s Success: Family and Modern Design Tools

NAHB Remodeler of the Month Steve Cunningham loves his computer. More specifically, he loves the imaging software that has made life smoother for his Williamsburg, Va., remodeling company.

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Here’s a Free-for-Now Look at PWB Advantages

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Here’s a Free-for-Now Look at PWB Advantages

As we conclude the NAHB Federation’s celebration of Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week, sponsored by 84 Lumber, the PWB Council is offering everyone the opportunity to enjoy special members-only benefits.

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Raising Funds and Building Hope

Filed in Councils & Committees, NAHB Cares by on September 20, 2018 0 Comments
Raising Funds and Building Hope

When the PWB Council’s first president, Hope Bettilyon, created the original PWB scholarship in 1955, her goal was simple: Collect $1 from each member to begin the tradition of an annual $1,000 scholarship. Today, the PWB’s Building Hope Scholarships are awarded annually to state and local PWB chapters that participate in the council’s annual award programs and membership competitions.

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Women Remodelers: Advancing the Industry

Women Remodelers: Advancing the Industry

From addressing issues challenging today’s remodeling professionals to setting an example for the next generation, women are making their voices heard in remodeling.

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Building Next Generation of Leaders Drives NAHB Associate of the Year

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Building Next Generation of Leaders Drives NAHB Associate of the Year

The reigning NAHB Associate of the Year, Kim Hefner-Hines, uses her past experiences to focus NAHB and HBA growth on young professionals and associates.

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Army Veteran Forges New Path in Construction Industry

Army Veteran Forges New Path in Construction Industry

When Army Sgt. Kristy Stringer enrolled in HBI’s Building Construction Technology program at Fort Stewart Army Base, she didn’t hesitate to blaze a few trails in the construction industry.

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NAHB Professional Women in Building Week Focuses on Diversifying Labor Force

NAHB Professional Women in Building Week Focuses on Diversifying Labor Force

As NAHB celebrates its annual Professional Women in Building Week, we’re focused on how the industry can diversify its workforce to address the labor shortage issue.

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NAHB Chairman: Thank You to All Associate Members

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NAHB Chairman: Thank You to All Associate Members

NAHB Chairman Randy Noel took some time to record a heartfelt “Thank You” video to all of NAHB’s valuable associate members.

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