Remodeling

National Remodeling Hall of Fame Welcomes Two New Inductees

Filed in Awards, Membership, Remodeling by on January 27, 2021 4 Comments
National Remodeling Hall of Fame Welcomes Two New Inductees

NAHB Remodelers recently inducted Mike Nagel, a remodeler from Chicago, and Bob Peterson, CAPS, CGP, CGR, GMR, a remodeler from Fort Collins, Colo., into the National Remodeling Hall of Fame for their contributions to the remodeling industry.

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Remodeling Industry Confidence Is Strong Despite COVID-19

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on January 21, 2021 0 Comments
Remodeling Industry Confidence Is Strong Despite COVID-19

NAHB’s Remodeling Market Index (RMI) for the fourth quarter of 2020 posted a reading of 79, signaling residential remodelers’ strong confidence in their markets, for projects of all sizes.

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Home Owners Shift Expenses from Entertainment to Home Improvement

Filed in Economics, Remodeling, Trends by on November 23, 2020 2 Comments
Home Owners Shift Expenses from Entertainment to Home Improvement

HomeAdvisor’s latest “State of Home Spending” survey revealed that home owners spent an average of $13,138 on home-improvement projects in 2020, compared to $9,081 in 2019.

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Adaptability is Key to Iowa Remodeler’s Success

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on November 18, 2020 1 Comment
Adaptability is Key to Iowa Remodeler’s Success

The only way to run a successful business for over thirty years is to adapt with the times. That’s exactly what Jeff Ellis, owner of Firstcall Remodeling & Restoration in Grimes, Iowa, has done throughout his career, which is why he became the November NAHB Remodeler of the Month.

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Customer Service Equals Business Success for October’s Remodeler of the Month

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on October 28, 2020 2 Comments
Customer Service Equals Business Success for October’s Remodeler of the Month

Joshua Edgell, owner of JEMM Construction in Painesville, Ohio, is NAHB’s October Remodeler of the Month. He’s been a dedicated member of NAHB Remodelers for several years, and he recognizes it is an integral part of his success.

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Remodeler’s Success Stems from a Focus on the Client Experience

Filed in Awards, Business Management, Remodeling by on September 30, 2020 0 Comments
Remodeler’s Success Stems from a Focus on the Client Experience

What separates the good remodelers from the great ones often comes down to the level of customer service they provide. That’s long been a huge focus for Christopher Mousley, a remodeler from Salt Lake City, Utah, and it’s a large part of why he is September’s NAHB Remodeler of the Month.

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Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

The number of women employed in the construction industry grew substantially last year, rising to around 1.2 million and surpassing the peak of pre-recession employment levels. Recruiting and training more females in the skilled trades can help the industry address its labor shortage.

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Remodeler Emphasizes Building Trust with Both Clients and Colleagues

Filed in Awards, Business Management, Remodeling by on August 25, 2020 0 Comments
Remodeler Emphasizes Building Trust with Both Clients and Colleagues

Some of the most successful remodelers will agree the best resources are found through membership within local remodelers councils and NAHB Remodelers. Just ask Greg Rehm, owner of Liberty Hill Construction in Bedford, N.H., and the NAHB August Remodeler of the Month.

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Remodeling Industry Sees Optimism Despite COVID-19

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on July 16, 2020 0 Comments
Remodeling Industry Sees Optimism Despite COVID-19

NAHB today released its latest Remodeling Market Index (RMI), which posted a reading of 73. The index indicates the remodeling market has picked up since the previous quarter as home owners focus on the importance of home for work and life amidst the pandemic.

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NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

Applications are now open for numerous awards that recognize the innovation and dedication of professionals throughout the home building industry.

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