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October Membership Meeting Fun For All!

The October HBA Membership Meeting was held Tuesday, Oct. 17th at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore.  While learning about all the wonderful work Habitat for Humanity is doing in our community, Members enjoyed delicious pasta, salad and breadsticks from Ott's as well as refreshing drinks.  The HBA would like to thank all our wonderful Members ... Read More

NAHB Revises Policy as Tax Reform Debate Heats Up

NAHB today unanimously voted to revise its policy regarding the nation’s tax code in light of recent discussions on tax reform between congressional leadership and the Trump administration. Today’s vote by the Executive Board gives NAHB greater flexibility as the tax debate unfolds and stakeholders seek consensus to shape a tax code that best serves ... Read More

Nominees Announced for 2018 HBA Board of Directors Service

The HBA of Greater Springfield Nominating committee has finalized nominations to start new terms on the HBA Board of Directors in 2018. The Nominating committee is chaired by HBA Past President Sam Clifton, and includes John Marion, Jason Bekebrede, Gary Loyd and Scott Shortt. The following nominees for the 2018 HBA Board of Directors Service will ... Read More

Insulated Vinyl Siding Adds Comfort and Reduces Energy Loss

Most exterior walls have insulation in between the wall studs, but allow significant energy loss through the studs themselves. Wall studs, both wood and metal, are poor insulators — when they come in contact with the exterior cladding, they allow heat to pass through them (which is called a thermal bridge). Insulated Vinyl Siding is ... Read More

Construction Run 5K Walk-Run 2017 - October 14th

The HBA Charitable Foundation (HBACF) is ready to roll with the Construction Run 5K Walk-Run 2017 scheduled for 8am, October 14th at the Frisco Highline Trail in Willard. Entry fee after September 14th is $35/person. You can SIGN UP NOW by going to hbags.info/hbacf5k2017, or call the HBA office to register (417.881.3711). This event is the primary fundraising event for the HBACF ... Read More

Smoke Alarms Donation 2017 - Home Builders for Fire Safety

The HBA Charitable Foundation will make its largest Smoke Alarms Donation to date to local area fire departments as a part of the Home Builders For Fire Safety Campaign. In an effort to reach smaller, rural fire departments with tighter budgets, the HBA Charitable Foundation is donating these smoke alarms to Republic, Fair Grove, Willard, ... Read More

Tour Southern Supply's New Showroom for a FREE Ticket

Tour Southern Supply's New Showroom and receive a FREE Ticket* to the 2017 HBA Home Remodeling Show sponsored by Southern Supply. Southern Supply would like to invite you to their New Showroom so that you can not only Tour their New Facility, but also receive a FREE TICKET to the 2017 HBA Home Remodeling Show at ... Read More

Birch Engineered Hardwood $2.50 sq. ft. – Mouery’s Flooring

Mouery's Flooring is offering a special deal on a 5” wide, 3/8” thick, engineered hand-scraped birch hardwood flooring. Mouery's Flooring will offer this product at $2.50/Sq. Ft. while supplies last. They offer a guaranteed installation on all products sell it in their showroom. This post brought to you by Mouery's Flooring. See our other post.

2017 HBA Fall Fishing Tournament Results

The sun was shining and the fish were biting at Tablerock Lake, Mill Creek for the 2017 HBA Fall Fishing Tournament!  Nearly 40 fishermen took to the lake to try and reel in the big one.  Thank you to ABC Supply for being our Big Bass sponsor!  Congratulations to all of our winners!  You can ... Read More

Membership Grill-N-Chill BBQ was FUN for ALL

We came, we saw, we Grilled-n-Chilled!  A huge thank you to all 60+ of our wonderful members and their families who came out to Countryside BBQ Pro Shop to enjoy delicious BBQ (thanks, Brett!), play a little corn hole and hang out for a while (thanks, FamilySAFE).  The food was wonderful, as was the beer from ... Read More

5 Mistakes to Avoid While Designing a New Home

Many thoughts may fill your mind as you begin to design your new home. You might turn to online home designs for inspiration and start making an exhaustive list of what you wish to see in your new home. The process of building a home is answering ten thousand questions in the right sequence with ... Read More

House Plans - Getting them Right!

THIS PRESENTATION HAS CONCLUDED - If you're building a new home you need  House Plans & You Need to Get them Right! Houses are more complicated than a few years ago. (But they are also more livable if they are done right). Technology has changed how we build houses. Today it is easier than ever ... Read More

2017 HBA Fall Golf a Smashing Success!

The 2017 HBA Fall Golf Tournament was a huge success! Nearly 60 golfers turned out on a gorgeous Ozarks day to hit the links at Hidden Valley with their fellow HBA members.  Fun was had by all and the weather could not have been more perfect for a round of golf.  And now, without further ... Read More

HBA Fall Golf Tournament - Sept 11, 2017

  If you haven’t signed up for the HBA Fall Golf Tournament… what are you waiting for? Come hit a few balls, enjoy the cooler weather and connect with your fellow HBA Members. The Tournament will be held on Monday, September 11th at Hidden Valley Golf Links. A hamburger lunch, including baked beans and potato salad, ... Read More