A slow-and-steady approach toward quality can help a business win the race for revenue. According to Aaron Marvin, owner and co-founder of A.C.T. Builders in Vancouver, Wash., developing that kind of strategy throughout his career has helped his company build steady revenue at greater profitability. It’s also a large reason why Marvin has been selected as the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for January.
NAHB Remodelers recently named Dan Bawden, CAPS, GMB, CGR, CGP, president and CEO of Legal Eagle Contractors in Houston, as its 2017 chairman. In this role, Bawden represents the more than 53,000 members of NAHB who are involved in the remodeling industry.
Now that spending is back up and consumers are increasingly interested in buying new (or new-er) homes, remodeling expenditures are likely to grow at a more gradual pace than in recent years, according to NAHB economists. That means remodelers will have to identify new ways to maintain their share of the market.
Drywall rarely gets any of the spotlight. Those who attend the 2017 International Builders’ Show are eligible to see for themselves some of the latest innovations in drywall technology by touring The New American Remodeled Home.
Thanks to NAHB’s intervention, EPA’s final rule is significantly changed from the initial draft and includes clarification of language that makes it clear that remodelers are not subject to compliance under the definition of “fabricators.” The rule is effective Feb. 10.
The roof is often one of the most overlooked and underappreciated aspects of a homes. But the roof of The New American Remodeled Home 2017 is likely to be one of the first things people will notice when the home is unveiled during the International Builders’ Show Jan. 10-12.