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Southwest Missouri's first FenceTrac Project

Ozark Fence is proud to introduce FenceTrac, the future of Privacy Fencing! Southwest Missouri's first FenceTrac project was an incredible success! Stay tuned for more project pictures! Like and SHARE the facebook posts below. This post brought to you by Ozark Fence & Supply Co. See our HBAHomePro Profile.  

Window & Doors Educational Event at Southern Supply

Windows & Doors Educational Event - Tuesday, August 1st at Southern Supply - RSVP to jillsquires-vincel@southernsupply.com Installation Seminar for builders and remodelers with Eric Klein, Marvin Windows & Doors Installation & Field Service Instructor Two sessions available: 8:00am - 11:30am or 1:30pm - 4:00pm Lunch 11:30am - 1:00pm Visit the Ultrex Virtual Reality Experience by Integrity, from Marvin Windows ... Read More

Jeremiah Lee and Susie Edie Receive 417 Home Design Awards

Rock Solid Renovations Awards Rock Solid Renovations is excited to have received two awards from 417 Home Magazine in 2017. Susie Edie and Jeremiah Lee were the joint recipients of the Bathroom Design Award and the Laundry Room Design Award. Learn more about these two design projects and Rock Solid Renovations' Awards at 417 Homes ... Read More

Builders Mailed 2x4s in the 1980s - What?

Since 1942, NAHB has been committed to improving the housing industry and helping its members build communities. Walk with us down memory lane as we revisit some of NAHB’s most notable milestones, like builders mailing 2x4s to Washington DC in the 1980s, as well as other significant turning points in American history. Below are a ... Read More

New and Renewing Members - August 2017

HBA MEMBERSHIP PARTICIPATION POINTS UPDATE • See How Many Points Your Company Has - View this spreadsheet for the most current points for your company as well as other HBA members. This google spreadsheet will be updated monthly. • Participation Point System Playbook - Summary of the point system including how to acquire points and purpose of ... Read More

HBA Home Remodeling Show Space Availability - 2017

Below is a map of the available booth space for the 2017 HBA Home REMODELING Show at the Springfield EXPO Center on September 29, 30 and October 1. Contact Addie at 417.881.3711 or by email at Addie@SpringfieldHBA.com for up-to-date availability. This map is current as of July 13, 2017

WARNING - HBA Poser Database SCAM

Have you received an email asking if you were interested in the “Housing & Building Association Home Show - Parade of Homes Attendees List 2017 “ ? The offer (sample below) sounds a little fishy to us, simply because the HBA of Greater Springfield does NOT ask for complete contact details from every attendee to ... Read More

FREE Copy of the National Green Building Standard - Retail $19.95

The ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard ™ is the premier rating system for sustainable construction. It provides developers, builders and remodelers with a credible definition of green building and a useful measurement of its relative environmental performance. The flexible, points-based system offers a process for building affordable green homes that accommodates varying climates, market ... Read More

Construction Run 5K UPDATE 2017 - HBACF

LOOKING FOR RUNNERS,WALKERS & SPONSORS!! The HBA Charitable Foundation (HBACF) is hard at work planning this year’s Construction Fun Run scheduled for 8am, October 14th at the Frisco Highline Trail in Willard. Early Bird Entry Fee is $25/person until September 14th. If you register after September 14th, the entry fee is $35/person. You can SIGN ... Read More

TechNotes - Best Practices for Construction

Information below is current as of July 13, 2017 from NAHB. For up-to-date TechNotes, Click Here. Also found under our "Resources" tab. TechNotes: Best Practices for Construction In recent years, building codes for energy efficiency and related standards have been amended to require greater amounts of insulation in exterior wall and roof assemblies, including continuous ... Read More

Home Prices in April – Slowing Growth

The S&P/Case-Shiller and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) released their respective home price indices for April. National home prices increased at a more moderate annual growth rate, while local home price gains varied. The Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate ... Read More

May Gains for New Home Sales - NAHB 2017

Contracts for new home sales expanded by 2.9% in May to a 610,000 seasonally adjusted annual rate, according to estimates from the joint data release of HUD and the Census Bureau. The report also noted a strong upward revision for the April rate of sales, increasing from a 569,000 annual pace to 593,000. The growth in sales continues ... Read More

Community Banks Account for Nearly Half of Residential Construction Loans - 1st Q 2017

Residential Construction Loans on FDIC-insured banks’ balance sheets reached $70.7 billion in the first quarter of 2017 with community banks accounting for approximately 49 percent of these loans. The current share of residential construction loans held by community banks is higher than community banks’ share of other types of loans, with the exception of farm-related loans. However, ... Read More