Archive for 2017

HBA Home Show 2018 earlier than last year

Well… it is only one day earlier, but with Thanksgiving around the corner and Christmas not far behind, the HBA Home Show can creep up on you and catch you ill-prepared. So, put January 26, 27 & 28, 2018 on your calendar with setup dates of January 22-25. Don’t forget the following: Reserve your booth…

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Give Back at the 2017 HBA Christmas Party!

CHRISTmas 2017

Christmas is the season of giving and the HBA embraces this tradition each year by encouraging our Members to donate an hour of service during our annual Christmas Party.  This year we are once again partnering with the Ozarks Food Harvest to help those in need in our community. We invite all of our Members…

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New and Renewing Members – October 2017

RECEIVE HBA REMINDERS! (HBA Members Only) Text @hbare to 81010 and receive brief HBA text reminder. That’s all you have to do. Easy to opt out and we will not overwhelm you with reminders. HBA MEMBERSHIP PARTICIPATION POINTS UPDATE • See How Many Points Your Company Has – View this spreadsheet for the most current points…

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Matt Wehner – 2017 Elite 11 Honorees – MO Sports Hall of Fame

HBA Member Matt Wehner – 2017 Elite 11 Honoree Matt Wehner, Cabinet Concepts by Design, was recently selected as one of the 2017 Elite 11 Honorees by the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Wehner was Class 5 Team All-State at running back for the Lebanon Yellowjackets in 1991, his senior season. That year, Wehner rushed…

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HBA Member Tracked Stolen Equipment using GPS – 3 Arrested

KY3 recently reported (October 10, 2017) that an HBA Member Tracked Stolen Equipment. KY3 says, “Three thieves are behind bars for stealing expensive equipment off construction sites in Springfield. This– after a home builder started helping police… help him. Springfield police worked 20-thousand property crime cases last year. Many of them are from construction sites,…

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HBA Marketing Opportunities 2018 – Simple Short Survey

When it comes to looking over all the Marketing Opportunities the HBA has to offer it can be a little daunting. So, we have developed a short survey that will narrow down your interests so that we can put together a “no obligations” bundle proposal to save you money and help your overall marketing efforts.…

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Fun at the Habitat ReStore – HBA Membership Event Recap

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…

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Moon City Art Takeover – Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, MO (HFHS) and Springfield Victory Mission partnered up for a community beautification project, all part of Habitat’s Neighborhood Revitalization program in Woodland Heights. The Moon City Art Takeover took place on Saturday, October, 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The purpose was to transform an old warehouse foundation…

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Get on the 2018 Sponsorship List

If you are interested in being the HBA Home Show or Remodeling Show Event Sponsor, Bag Sponsor or Prize Sponsor or the Parade of Homes Prize Sponsor, please let us know ASAP. Send us an email or give Aaron or Charlyce a call at 417.881.3711. Get on the 2018 Sponsorship List if you are interested…

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HBA Sporting Clays Tournament 2017 – Pull… Fire… Nailed It!

HBA Sporting Clays Tournament 2017

The HBA Sporting Clays Tournament 2017 will be held Thursday, November 9th from 11am-3pm at Ozark Shooters.  Click here to download a registration form or send Addie and email. Return your completed form and entry fee to the HBA by November 1st. Check-in and Lunch begin at 11:15am and the Tournament will fire off at 12:30pm.  Awards will…

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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…

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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…

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Refinished Claw Foot Wolff Tub – 1899

This is a very unusual claw foot tub. 4.6ft in length and its production date is 1899. It is a Wolff tub that came from Chicago Il. It has been completely refinished inside and out. The Wolff company produced these tubs from 1876 to 1904.  It is a real unique piece of history. We are…

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