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Remodeler of the Month: NAHB Remodelers is Like Family

Filed in Awards, Remodeling 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?

Filed in Business Management, Economics, Remodeling by on May 8, 2020 0 Comments
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’

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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, Remodeling 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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Remodeler’s Success Rooted in Building a Family Legacy

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on January 29, 2020 0 Comments
Remodeler’s Success Rooted in Building a Family Legacy

Maintaining a successful, family-run business is often challenging. But establishing that family legacy can better enable the business to thrive. That’s been the case for Ray Kennamer of Ray Kennamer Construction, Inc., in Albertville, Ala., and it’s part of the reason why he was named NAHB’s January Remodeler of the Month.

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Virginia Remodeler Named 2019 NAHB Remodeler of the Year

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on December 17, 2019 0 Comments
Virginia Remodeler Named 2019 NAHB Remodeler of the Year

NAHB Remodelers is honoring Steve Cunningham, CAPS, CGP, a remodeler from Williamsburg, Va., as the 2019 NAHB Remodeler of the Year. The NAHB Remodeler of the Year award recognizes superior business management, exemplary NAHB involvement at all levels and outstanding contributions to the remodeling industry.

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Remodelers and Professional Women in Building Awards Now Open

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on June 17, 2019 0 Comments
Remodelers and Professional Women in Building Awards Now Open

Applications are now open for two additional awards programs: The NAHB Remodelers Awards and the Professional Women in Building (PWB) Awards. Each awards program recognizes professionals and organizations for their contributions to the home building industry through their respective councils.

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Remodelers’ Confidence Holds Relatively Steady

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on January 17, 2019 0 Comments
Remodelers’ Confidence Holds Relatively Steady

NAHB’s Remodeling Market Index posted a reading of 57 in the fourth quarter of 2018, only one point lower than the previous quarter.

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3 Tips for a Profitable Basement Remodel

Filed in Business Management, Codes and Standards, Remodeling by on February 19, 2018 2 Comments
3 Tips for a Profitable Basement Remodel

With the growing popularity of short-term rentals through companies like Airbnb, countless home owners are looking down their basement stairs and seeing great potential. But not all basements are created equal. A seasoned remodeler offers some advice to builders for when they begin the basement-remodeling process with prospective clients.

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