Put Some'Ho, Ho, Ho' In Your Holidays
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:24:58
The HBA of F-M's annual holiday drive will benefit two organizations this year: the Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch and the YWCA. We ask that you bring your donations and/or youth gifts directly to the HBA office by Dec. 13. Here is what our Association is collecting from members: Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch • New...
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Interactive, Engaging Booths Key To Successful Home&Garden Show
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:34:39
By Allison Weckman, Senior Events & Marketing coordinator Even though the Red River Valley Home & Garden Show has been around for 56 years, each year brings something new. A major focus when working with exhibitors to secure booth space for 2018 has been encouraging interactive booths. Consumers should feel welcomed into each booth and...
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Students Experience Building Industry Career Possibilities Close-Up
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 19:08:54
Fargo, N.D. – Last month, Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead, and its charity, Home Builders Care of F-M Foundation, partnered with Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools to showcase building industry careers to 130 students. They hosted tours of a newly constructed home and a renovation project that were part of the HBA of F-M’s...
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Top 10 Reasons To Parade And Tour
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:59:50
September is finally here and so is the Fall Parade of Homes and Remodeled Home Tour, our local homebuilding and remodeling industry’s showcase of their work and renovation projects! The Fall Parade of Homes runs two weekends: Sept. 16-17 and 23-24. The Remodeled Home Tour runs Sept. 23-24 only. Hours are noon – 5 p.m....
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HBA Members Debunk 4-Year Degree Myth To Promote Trades Careers
Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:08:44
by Chelsea Diederich, HBA of F-M Communications Coordinator The Herdina Academy for the Construction Trades was in full-swing June 5-16 for its 20th anniversary! Fifteen excited, nervous or ambivalent students began the experience for different reasons, but all 15 left impressed with the knowledge gained. This year the students built a garage for the Fargo...
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Awards Season Comes To The HBA
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:24:01
Each fall the HBA of F-M awards three honors to its members: Builder and Associate of the Year Awards, and its “BEAM” Award. HBA of F-M Chief Executive Officer Bryce Johnson says, “Please nominate a fellow member for one or all of these awards! We have such an incredibly humble group that many feel uncomfortable...
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Remodelers Council Builds Accessibility Ramp For West Fargo Man
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:25:28
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead's Remodelers Council constructed a handicap accessibility ramp for Gladys and Mark VerValin June 9 at their home in West Fargo. The VerValins provided funds for materials while HBA of F-M members coordinated the effort and donated time for the project. Dakota Construction of Fargo, Inc., coordinated the project. Volunteers...
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Local Dignitaries Proclaim June As Homeownership Month
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:24:25
City leaders from Dilworth, Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo signed a proclamation designating June as Homeownership Month for each city today. The event was at a Habitat for Humanity build, 1257 46th Ave. S., Moorhead. Press conference participants included: Dilworth Mayor Chad Olson; Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney; Moorhead Mayor Del Rae Williams; West Fargo Mayor...
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Remodelers Council Builds Wheelchair Accessibility Ramp For West Fargo Man
Thu, 04 May 2017 21:05:31
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead's Remodelers Council constructed a wheelchair accessibility ramp April 25 for West Fargo resident Conrad Meisch. The HBA of F-M and Remodelers Council purchased materials while members and volunteers coordinated the effort, donating time for the project. In December 2015, Meisch was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a progressive...
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Construction Trades Academy Open To Area Teens
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:21:51
15 years and older, enrollment fee only $25, 3 college credits available The Herdina Academy for Construction Trades will be June 5 to 16 at Minnesota State Community and Technical College (M State) in Moorhead. The two-week session runs 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and a credentialedinstructor supervises activities. Click here...
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