Remodelers

Tulsa Remodelers Welcome Danny Lipford to Charitable Project

Filed in NAHB Cares, Remodelers by on November 13, 2017 0 Comments
Tulsa Remodelers Welcome Danny Lipford to Charitable Project

Blogger and video personality Danny Lipford is joining volunteers from the HBA of Greater Tulsa Remodelers Council and the HBA’s charitable foundation for a community service project that he plans to feature in a December episode.

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Builders’ Show Exhibition Homes Recoup Lost Time from Hurricanes

Filed in International Builders' Show, Remodelers by on November 8, 2017 0 Comments
Builders’ Show Exhibition Homes Recoup Lost Time from Hurricanes

The (Builders’) Show must go on. Despite various setbacks due to Hurricane Irma, The New American Home and The New American Remodel projects are nearing the final stages of construction. Both are set to officially debut at IBS 2018 from Jan. 9-11.

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Sports World and Remodeling Industry Eerily Similar … Kind Of

Filed in Business Management, Remodelers by on October 31, 2017 0 Comments
Sports World and Remodeling Industry Eerily Similar … Kind Of

Knocking a home run and knocking down a kitchen wall are two very different things. But the sports world and the remodeling industry do have some interesting parallels. For examples, look no further than NAHB’s Remodeling Expenditures by ZIP Code datasets.

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Hitting the ‘Reset Button’ and Finding Success

Filed in Business Management, Disaster Response, Remodelers by on October 24, 2017 0 Comments
Hitting the ‘Reset Button’ and Finding Success

Kevin Vick’s remodeling company in Florida was “decimated” by the recession, so he moved back to his hometown of Houston where he successfully learned how to start all over.

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Remodeling Market Indicators Stay Strong

Filed in Councils & Committees, Economics, Remodelers by on October 19, 2017 0 Comments
Remodeling Market Indicators Stay Strong

The NAHB Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 57 in the third quarter, up two points from the previous quarter. It’s the 18th consecutive RMI at or above 50, which indicates that more remodelers report market activity is higher compared to the prior quarter than report it is lower.

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Virginia Remodelers Form Win-Win Partnership with Local Government

Filed in NAHB Cares, Remodelers by on October 9, 2017 3 Comments
Virginia Remodelers Form Win-Win Partnership with Local Government

Members of the Peninsula HBA Remodelers Council in Newport News, Va., recently completed extensive renovations to the house of a military veteran — in just one weekend — thanks to their partnership with local county administrators.

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Hybrid Approach Leads to Remodeler’s Success

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on September 27, 2017 0 Comments
Hybrid Approach Leads to Remodeler’s Success

A knack for building a thriving, charitable and versatile business is the primary reason Stuart Gaines, president of New Blue Construction in Chattanooga, Tenn., has been honored with the NAHB Remodeler of the Month award.

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EPA Waives Lead Paint Requirements for Certain Renovations

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Remodelers by on September 18, 2017 0 Comments
EPA Waives Lead Paint Requirements for Certain Renovations

As recovery and rebuilding efforts begin in Texas and Florida following devastating hurricanes, many may wonder if EPA’s Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule still applies to these post-disaster renovations. The answer: Not entirely.

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4 Keys to Working with Insurance Adjusters

4 Keys to Working with Insurance Adjusters

The rebuilding process after a natural disaster is arduous, even for those who have flood insurance. Home owners who want to get their lives back in order as quickly as possible will seek out a seasoned builder who knows what to expect and how best to collaborate with insurance adjusters.

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Flood Catastrophe: 15 Coping Strategies for Remodelers

Filed in Business Management, Disaster Response, Remodelers by on August 29, 2017 3 Comments
Flood Catastrophe: 15 Coping Strategies for Remodelers

Whether it’s Hurricane Harvey or a future weather catastrophe, any of us could find ourselves in the chaos of a destructive storm. When it happens, brace yourself. Have a plan in place and be ready to respond.

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