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Build My Future is Scaling Up for March 28th, 2018

Workforce development is critical – but, how do we connect with the next generation of workers? One fantastic opportunity is the Build My Future event. This event is a One Day Construction Career Day targeting high school students. The inaugural Build My Future event in the Springfield market attracted almost 800 high school students from ... Read More

Top Ten Sources of Softwood Lumber Imports

The softwood lumber trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada has sent prices significantly higher in the first seven months of 2017.  The Random Lengths Composite Price—a weighted-average measure consisting of multiple species and dimensions of softwood lumber products—increased 14% over just three weeks in February.  Certain framing lumber—such as spruce-pine-fir (S-P-F) studs—remains 40% more expensive than ... Read More

Fifty Political Pros You Need to Know - 2017

When browsing through the "50 Political Pros you Need to Know" you should recognize one Political Pro who happens to be connected to the HBA of Greater Springfield. These pros are the people behind the scenes and behind the people making history. They rarely receive any awards or accolades for their hard work, so we want ... Read More

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 August 10, 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