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The fall board meeting of the National Association of Home Builders was just held in Salt Lake City and as usual, there were a lot of good ideas to chase, friendships to renew and problems to address. One of the hottest topics is still the labor...
Now in its 16th year, the only trade show specifically geared toward remodelers is back in Chicago and it is bigger than ever. The show floor itself consists of over 300 exhibiting companies involved in every major product category within the remodeling...
A new era has begun in the whole building industry, beginning with California and the 2005 California Energy Code (CEC), California Code of Regulations Title 24, Part 6, affectionately referred to simply as Title 24.
This document ensures that every...
Doug Walter Architects, Denver, Colo.
Landis Construction Washington, D.C.
Part of a whole-house remodel, this new kitchen literally reinvented...
Tanglewood Conservatories, Denton, Md.
Saw Horse, Inc. Atlanta, Ga.
Architectural Resource Ann Arbor, Mich.
Alan Stein and his team at Tanglewood Conservatories of Denton, Md. are no...
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If you are planning to grow your business, it is imperative that you implement systems. Systems are critical in just the basic management of your business, but did you know that the use of systems can help avoid legal problems as well?
Landis Construction, Washington, D.C.
Bauer Interior Design
San Francisco, Calif.
Excel Interior Concepts
The homeowner of this Best Project Under $200,000...
Grossmueller’s Design Consultants,
Kitchens Direct, Inc. Hillsborough, N.J.
Dave Fox Remodeling Columbus, Ohio
Remodeling a kitchen for under $50,000 is no small...
NARI Launches Pilot of Green Remodeling Program
Association to offer professional designation in green remodeling
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) launched a pilot of its Green Remodeling program and anticipates...
I was concluding a keynote when someone raised their hand.
“Keith that sounds too salesy. I could never do that with a prospect.” He was referring to the qualifying questions that I claimed will bring in more sales.
“Sounds too salesy? To...
Last month I was sitting in an office meeting when my mind drifted back to high school. What I remembered was something a sociology teacher was spouting off about. Fortunately for me I was paying attention to her because what she was talking about was...
The votes are in... Qualified Remodeler readers have chosen Mapei as the 'Remodelers' Choice' product for October. This product generated the highest amount of requests of any other product featured in the July issue.
Powerwall Next from Sto Corp. is a new cladding that incorporates the advantages of stucco with a moisture protection system. It includes a spray-on waterproofing/air barrier featuring EmeraldCoat, reinforcing layer, scratch coat/brown...
Doug Walter Architects, Denver, Colo.
Abbie Joan Enterprises
After successfully raising four children, the youngest of whom had just left home to join the U.S. Marines, Jeff and Lauren...
John McDonald Company, Jupiter, Fla.
Tanglewood Conservatories Denton, Md.
Davitt Design Build West Kingston, R.I.
Creating a new structure that fits, feels and complements an existing...
Magee Construction Company
Audino Construction Inc. Austin, Texas
Grossmueller’s Design Consultants
Sun Design Remodeling Specialists...