Monthly Archives: May 2015

Before you go on summer vacation….

2016-03-18T15:29:02+00:00May 28th, 2015|

10 Things To Do Before You Go On Summer Vacation….. Sunscreen? Check. Toothbrush? Check. Paperback novel? Check. You follow a list when you’re packing your suitcase, so why not do the same when you’re leaving your house for an extended period of time. Ensure peace of mind while you’re on summer vacation by remembering to [...]

Top Reasons to Remodel

2016-10-17T12:04:09+00:00May 21st, 2015|

Simple Desire for New Amenities Remains Top Reason to Remodel According to remodelers in NAHB’s Remodeling Market Index (RMI), a simple “desire for better/newer amenities” ranked as the number one reason customers remodeled their homes in 2014, just as it did in 2013. On a scale of 1 to 5 (where 1 indicates never or [...]

NARI’s Spring Business Meeting

2016-10-17T12:04:09+00:00May 7th, 2015|

At NARI’s Spring Business Meeting in Fort Lauderdale last month: Kayleen McCabe spoke to the attendees – industry leaders – about vocational education, which she strongly feels is underrepresented in American schools and even worse, undervalued in American culture. Kayleen is a 30-something female contractor who landed her own home improvement television series back in [...]