Tag: remodeling

Explore Topic-Specific Ideas and Connect with Peers at the IBS Centrals

Filed in International Builders' Show by on November 27, 2019 0 Comments
Explore Topic-Specific Ideas and Connect with Peers at the IBS Centrals

The IBS Centrals are the place to be at the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). Explore new ideas and gain information about your specific topic area in the building industry during the Jan. 21-23 mega event being held at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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New Ideas from Housing Industry Disruptors on Display at IBS Live

Filed in International Builders' Show by on November 19, 2019 0 Comments
New Ideas from Housing Industry Disruptors on Display at IBS Live

The NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) brings together the best in the business, from industry leaders to innovative product manufacturers, for the largest annual light construction show in the world. And at the center of the action on the IBS 2020 show floor is IBS Live.

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Remodeler Sees Benefits of Investing in Younger Workforce

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on July 26, 2019 0 Comments
Remodeler Sees Benefits of Investing in Younger Workforce

For his dedication to strengthening the remodeling industry, Neil McGowan, president of Navigator Kitchens and Construction, Inc. in Parrish, Fla., has been named the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for July.

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Remodelers Council Leaders Discover Additional Member Benefits

Filed in Remodelers by on June 24, 2019 0 Comments
Remodelers Council Leaders Discover Additional Member Benefits

Local remodelers council leaders share how they were able to take advantage of an opportunity at the national level when they applied for and received the NAHB Remodelers Leadership Scholarship.

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No Enthusiasm Curb for Curbless Showers

Filed in Design, Housing Trends, Remodelers by on May 29, 2019 3 Comments
No Enthusiasm Curb for Curbless Showers

When it comes to the most sought-after aging-in-place projects, bathrooms dominate the top spot. In a recent NAHB survey of remodelers, more than eight out of 10 reported that installing grab bars (89%), higher toilets (85%) and curbless showers (82%) were the most common aging-in-place projects.

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No. 1 Communication Key to Keep Your Clients Cool and Content

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on April 22, 2019 0 Comments
No. 1 Communication Key to Keep Your Clients Cool and Content

Allowing a client’s phone call, email or text to go unanswered “is like going to bed being angry at your spouse,” said Clint Lovette, CGR, CAPS, president of Lovette Design+Build in Birmingham, Ala. “It only makes it worse in the morning.”

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Remodelers’ Confidence Falls Three Points in First Quarter

Filed in Economics, Remodelers by on April 18, 2019 0 Comments
Remodelers’ Confidence Falls Three Points in First Quarter

NAHB’s Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 54 in the first quarter of 2019, falling three points from the previous quarter. The RMI has been consistently above 50 — indicating that more remodelers report market activity is higher compared to the prior quarter than report it is lower — since the second quarter of 2013. The overall RMI averages current remodeling activity and future indicators.

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Remodeler’s Business Focus: ‘Grow Responsibly’

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 27, 2019 0 Comments
Remodeler’s Business Focus: ‘Grow Responsibly’

Doing quality work and surrounding himself with the right people are reasons why Kurt Clason has enjoyed great success thus far in his career, and why he’s been named the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for March.

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7 Standout Remodelers and Councils in 2018

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 26, 2019 0 Comments
7 Standout Remodelers and Councils in 2018

Dedicated individuals and successful councils from HBAs across the nation who exemplified best practices within the remodeling industry were recently honored with Council Awards for Demonstrating Remodeling Excellence.

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Boston Remodeler Inducted into National Remodeling Hall of Fame

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 14, 2019 0 Comments
Boston Remodeler Inducted into National Remodeling Hall of Fame

During a remodeling career spanning more than a quarter-century, Paul Sullivan, president of The Sullivan Company, has not only created a successful business in his hometown of Boston, but he has also given back to the industry on many levels.

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