Get Ready For A Busy Building Season
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:02:17
In January and February, the HBA of F-M offered lunch sessions designed to get member companies ready for the upcoming building season. Here are the high points! The HBA offers a program through Jobs HQ to assist members in attracting quality employees. For more details, email jobs@jobshq.com or call (888) 514-4473. Interviewing Tips to Hire...
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It's Fun For All At The Home&Garden Show
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:05:36
It’s fun for the whole family! The 57th annual Red River Valley Home & Garden Show ushers in spring and welcomes local experts hosting workshops on exciting home-related topics. Running Feb. 23-25, the show's platinum sponsor is Accent Kitchen & Bath. It also includes features for families with children and admission discount opportunities. The show...
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Career Expo Showcases Health, Tech&Trades Industries To Students
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:40:12
By: Mackenzie Ste. Marie, Communication Intern Every year high school students get an inside, hands-on experience in health, technology and trades careers. Nov. 30 was the 15th annual Health, Tech & Trades Career Expo where over 3,000 students, from 42 schools were able to interact with over 50 businesses throughout the area. In addition to...
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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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