2011 Remodelers Council President:
Mark Gandy, Bath, Kitchen and Tile
Membership in the HBADE Remodelers Council includes membership in The NAHB Remodelers Council. The NAHB Remodelers was founded in 1982 under the name the Remodelors™ Council as a department of the National Association of Home Builders. In 2007 the council rebranded to become the NAHB Remodelers. The council’s mission is to serve the remodeling industry and consumers by establishing a written code of ethics, quality standards and by offering information, education and professional designation programs.
NAHB Remodelers advocates professionalism, business and technical excellence and responsible government while representing the interests of the remodeling industry to regulatory, legislative, media, trade and consumer groups. As the recognized authority of the professional remodeling industry, NAHB Remodelers promotes the opportunity for safe and decent housing for all Americans through preservation and improvement of the existing housing stock.
Remodelers join the NAHB Remodelers to improve their business management skills, to network with peers, to perform community service and to work for the betterment of the industry. Your council’s future success hinges upon its ability to successfully address these areas, satisfying existing members’ expectations while enticing new members to join.
NAHB Remodelers Member Benefits
Membership with NAHB Remodelers reflects a remodeler's commitment to responsible business practices, quality construction, and reliable customer service. With industry-leading programs in education, networking, marketing, advocacy, and recognition of excellence, NAHB Remodelers gives you the tools you need to build your remodeling business.
Marketing and Promotion
Directory of Professional Remodelers
NAHB Remodelers members receive a free listing in this online directory. Available to consumers at www.nahb.org/remodel, The Directory of Professional Remodelers is one of the most popular directories on www.nahb.org. Promoted by NAHB Remodelers and featured on NAHB's consumer remodeling site, the Directory offers a valuable consumer connection for NAHBR members. Upgraded directory listings, in bold, are available at www.nahb.org/remodelerupgrade
NAHB Remodelers' official home on NAHB's consumer site is available to millions of Internet users worldwide. The site provides information on the remodeling industry, offers advice on how to choose a remodeler, how to live with a remodeling project, and what to expect from the remodeling experience. The Directory of Professional Remodelers provides easy access to contact information.
National Home Remodeling Month
In May each year NAHB Remodelers works with local councils to raise public awareness of remodeling and to promote the benefits to consumers of hiring professional remodelers. It also produces a comprehensive media kit for local councils to use in promoting this public information campaign in their areas, these resources are available at www.nahb.org/remodelingmonth
NAHB Remodelers and www.builderbooks.com
have produced a brochure: How to Find a Professional Remodeler, created to assist contractors in generating business and communicating with prospects and customers. Also available is the Remodeling Your Home booklet. This professional, informative booklet perfectly demonstrates your commitment to making the remodeling experience a positive one for homeowners. NAHB Remodelers also produces a brochure: Hire a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (found on the CAPS merchandise order form), to assist homeowners with selecting a Certified Aging-in-Place remodeler.