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Help Promote the HBA Parade of Homes 2018

BECOME A SUPERFAN AND SPREAD THE WORD! The HBA Parade of Homes for 2018 is just around the corner. To help your fellow HBA Builder Members that are participating in the Parade, please utilize the materials below on your website and social media. • Videos for social media will be added soon. Please come back ... Read More

April Stopka Joins WACO Title

WACO Title is happy to announce that April Stopka has joined the Commercial Department as a Commercial Closing Agent and will handle commercial activity for all of Missouri. April previously worked as a residential closer within WACO and brings over 16 years of industry experience.  She is based in Springfield but will serve all of ... Read More

St. Jude Dream Home is One Step Closer to Completion - 2018

The 2018 St. Jude Dream Home is one step closer to completion. Volunteers, subcontractors, suppliers and patient families joined Dusty and Jacque Essick (Essick Builders) on April 26th for the official “St. Jude Dream Home Floor Signing” event – that means it’s almost time for carpet installation! The St. Jude Dream Home is located in ... Read More

Wedi Shower Certification Class at Missouri Tile

Attend the FREE Wedi Shower System Product Demonstration & Certification Class to learn how Wedi: Is highly customizable Is a mold & waterproof system Reduces jobsite mess and disruption Replaces the mud pan and liner process Is ideal for steam rooms Is extremely easy to cut and fabricate using basic tools Eliminates applications of waterproof ... Read More

In Memory of HBA Member Harry Cooper - April 22, 2018

James Henry (Harry) Cooper, son of J. H. G. and Mildred Cooper, was born in Springfield, Missouri on December 18, 1926, and passed away April 22, 2018 at the age of 91.  Mr. Cooper attended grade school and two years at Greenwood High School in Springfield, then completed high school and graduated from Shattuck School ... Read More

Lowest Prices or Get a $100 Bill - Springfield Carpet One

Starting on April 1st, 2018 – Springfield Carpet One will is guaranteeing the lowest prices on all products throughout the store. If we aren't the lowest price - we will hand the customer a $100 bill. We offer free measurements, lots of carpet selections, hardwood and engineered flooring, luxury vinyl plank flooring, ceramic tile, laminate ... Read More

New and Renewing Members - April 2018

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 gaining points ... Read More

How to Make Sense of the Tax Law Changes in 2018

In a series of posts featured on the Eye on Housing blog, NAHB economists are helping builders and remodelers make sense of the changes in tax law that resulted from legislation passed in December. The initial two posts of this Tax Reform Toolkitdiscussed the basics of the pass-through deduction, or 199A, and how those rules apply to high-income taxpayers. Those ... Read More

2018 Trane Spring Promo at SS&B Heating & Cooling

Thanks to periodic zero-interest promos and trade-in allowances, Trane goes out of its way to help consumers afford its equipment. We think that’s great. Heating and air conditioning equipment is a major investment. You want a great system, but you don’t want to stretch your budget. Trane helps you get that former without doing the latter. ... Read More

In Memory of HBA Past President – Don Hopper

Please take a moment of silence to honor past HBA President Don Hopper. Don was president of the HBA from 1978 until 1979. Don was 76 years old when he passed on March 18, 2018. Prayers go out to his family and friends. More information about Don's passing at https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/news-leader/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=188509619