Remodeling

Remodeling Industry Confidence Improves Year over Year

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on July 15, 2021 0 Comments
Remodeling Industry Confidence Improves Year over Year

The NAHB/Royal Building Products Remodeling Market Index (RMI) for the second quarter posted a reading of 87, up 14 points from the second quarter of 2020. The finding is a signal of residential remodelers’ confidence in their markets, for projects of all sizes.

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Most Home Builders are Small Businesses

Filed in Economics, Multifamily, Remodeling by on July 13, 2021 0 Comments
Most Home Builders are Small Businesses

New NAHB research shows that despite declining self-employment rates and the rising top builder market share, residential construction remains the industry of independent entrepreneurs. Close to 80% of home builders and specialty trade contractor firms are self-employed independent contractors.

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Remodeling Boom Shines a Light on Lead-Based Paint Violations

Filed in Codes and Standards, Remodeling by on May 28, 2021 1 Comment
Remodeling Boom Shines a Light on Lead-Based Paint Violations

Hiring a hire a professional remodeler has numerous benefits – especially if the project involves a home built before 1978. Among the various nuances of renovating older homes, properly identifying and mitigating exposure to lead-based paint remains one of the most critical.

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Emerging Remodeling Project and Product Trends for 2021

Filed in Education, Remodeling by on May 21, 2021 0 Comments
Emerging Remodeling Project and Product Trends for 2021

Join a panel of pro remodelers as they explore emerging remodeling project and product trends and discuss how they are dealing with soaring material prices.

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Marine Corps Veteran Finds New Opportunities to Serve in the Trades

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on May 20, 2021 2 Comments
Marine Corps Veteran Finds New Opportunities to Serve in the Trades

Providing service to others can be much more than simply a way to make a living. For Josh Anderson, owner of Bea Day Plumbers in Iowa City, Iowa, service is a significant part of his overall character.

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Pandemic Spurs a Resurgence of Remodeling Activity

Filed in Remodeling by on May 5, 2021 13 Comments
Pandemic Spurs a Resurgence of Remodeling Activity

Though the market sputtered at the onset of COVID-19, remodeling activity quickly roared back. According to a recent NAHB survey, the pandemic has ultimately played a large role in remodeling’s recovery.

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National Home Remodeling Month Highlights the Value of Pro Remodelers

Filed in Remodeling by on April 30, 2021 2 Comments
National Home Remodeling Month Highlights the Value of Pro Remodelers

Home owners are spending more time and investing more money in their homes than ever before. As consumers increasingly consider home improvement projects, National Home Remodeling Month in May is a great opportunity to highlight the benefits of hiring a professional remodeler.

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Latest Issue of ProRemodeler Highlights Key NAHB Messages

Filed in Membership, Remodeling by on April 20, 2021 0 Comments
Latest Issue of ProRemodeler Highlights Key NAHB Messages

As an extension of its collaboration with SGC Horizon — the official media partner of the National Association of Home Builders — NAHB is excited to present the latest industry information and trends in remodeling in the March/April 2021 issue of ProRemodeler magazine.

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Top Remodelers Raise the Bar of Aging-in-Place and Universal Design

Filed in Awards, Design, Remodeling by on April 14, 2021 1 Comment
Top Remodelers Raise the Bar of Aging-in-Place and Universal Design

Aging-in-place and universal design projects continue to become more popular — and more impressive. To recognize exceptional remodeling projects that encompass these design techniques, NAHB Remodelers recently announced the winners of its annual Homes for Life awards.

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Remodeling Industry Confidence Up Strongly Year Over Year

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on April 8, 2021 0 Comments
Remodeling Industry Confidence Up Strongly Year Over Year

NAHB released its Remodeling Market Index (RMI) in the first quarter of 2021, posting a reading of 86, up 38 points from the first quarter of 2020. The finding is a signal of residential remodelers’ confidence in their markets for projects of all sizes.

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