Remodelers

Remodeler of the Month: NAHB Remodelers is Like Family

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on May 27, 2020 1 Comment
Remodeler of the Month: NAHB Remodelers is Like Family

Some people begin pursuing a career in the remodeling industry from a young age, while others may stumble upon it and then succeed with flying colors. The latter is the case for Tim Lansford, a remodeler from Arlington, Texas, and NAHB’s May Remodeler of the Month.

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New NGBS Offers Remodelers a Roadmap for High-Performance Projects

New NGBS Offers Remodelers a Roadmap for High-Performance Projects

Remodelers who use green-building techniques will be better positioned to meet the growing demand for improving a home’s energy efficiency. The new ICC 700-2020 National Green Building Standard® (NGBS) provides a roadmap to guide the design and construction of high-performance projects

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How Much Does it Cost Remodelers to Do Business?

How Much Does it Cost Remodelers to Do Business?

A newly released NAHB study shows that the average gross profit margin for remodelers rose in 2018 to the highest it has been in nearly 30 years. The findings are included within NAHB’s 2020 edition of the Remodelers’ Cost of Doing Business Study.

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NAHB to Host Free Virtual Event ‘Remodelers REBOOT: From the Couch’

Filed in Business Management, Membership, Remodelers by on May 4, 2020 0 Comments
NAHB to Host Free Virtual Event ‘Remodelers REBOOT: From the Couch’

A brand-new interactive virtual event, “Remodelers REBOOT: From the Couch” – hosted by industry veteran Vince Butler, CAPS, GMB, GMR – will take place Wednesday, May 13, from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ET.

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Remodeler Views Membership Among His Biggest Assets

Filed in Awards, Business Management, Membership, Remodelers by on April 28, 2020 1 Comment
Remodeler Views Membership Among His Biggest Assets

After becoming a member, Alan Archuleta quickly realized he will always be able to learn more about this industry and how he can improve his own business. Archuleta’s passion for and commitment to the industry have earned him the NAHB Remodeler of the Month award for April.

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Coronavirus Causing Home Owners to Pull Back on Remodeling

Filed in Economics, Remodelers by on April 23, 2020 1 Comment
Coronavirus Causing Home Owners to Pull Back on Remodeling

A recent NAHB survey of professional remodelers shows the negative effect the coronavirus pandemic is having on the decision to remodel. More than 90% of remodelers in the survey reported a slowdown in both the rate at which inquiries are coming in, and in the general willingness of home owners to remodel at this time.

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NAHB Debuts New Index for Remodeling Activity

Filed in Economics, Remodelers by on April 16, 2020 0 Comments
NAHB Debuts New Index for Remodeling Activity

NAHB redesigned its Remodeling Market Index (RMI) in the first quarter of 2020 to ease respondent burden and improve its ability to interpret and track industry trends. The first reading for this new RMI series is 48.

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Remodeler Sees Business Grow Through Steadfast Customer Service

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 24, 2020 0 Comments
Remodeler Sees Business Grow Through Steadfast Customer Service

Maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction is easier said than done, especially for a company that is continually growing. But after working for several years at Southwest Airlines, Richard Lee, co-founder of Lee Brothers Construction in Huntsville, Texas, gained numerous insights on how to keep customers happy while attracting new customers in a highly competitive industry.

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Two Ways to Save on NAHB Spring Leadership Meeting Travel

Two Ways to Save on NAHB Spring Leadership Meeting Travel

The Associate Members Committee and NAHB Remodelers each offer programs to help defray costs for deserving local leaders to attend NAHB’s Spring Leadership Meeting, held June 16-20 in Washington, D.C.

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Award-Winning Designs for Aging-in-Place Clients

Filed in Awards, Design, Housing Trends, Remodelers by on February 25, 2020 0 Comments
Award-Winning Designs for Aging-in-Place Clients

NAHB Remodelers recently announced the winners of its annual Homes for Life awards. The awards recognize exceptional remodeling projects that effectively incorporate aging-in-place and universal design.

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