Monthly Archives: July 2014

40 Under 40: David Supple

Professional Remodeler Magazine Selects David Supple as a member of its 40 Under 40 Class of 2014   Boston, MA (July 30, 2014) — Professional Remodeler, the leading business resource for the remodeling and home improvement market, announced its 40 Under 40 Class of 2014 in its July issue and named David Supple as one of the… Read More »

Quick Books Quickies – Last Chance to Sign Up!

REMINDER: Quick Books Quickies classes by Judith Miller start in 2 short weeks!   The time is closing in to sign up for the Quick Books Quickies: 3 Sessions, each 1-1/2 hours Tuesday, Aug 12, 19 & 26, 2014 11:30 AM – 1 PM Eastern Time Do you need just a little help in one… Read More »

Welcome New July Members!

Remodelers Advantage would like to give a warm welcome our newest members from July!   Roundtables: Look out for your new member kits – if you haven’t already received it – and read up on all the exciting things coming your way in your new Roundtables group! Bryan Slowick – BDS Construction Inc., Libertyville, IL… Read More »

Chrysalis Awards

Since 1993, the Chrysalis Awards have honored the finest remodeling projects in the country to provide consumers, remodelers, designers, architects and editors with a resource for remodeling ideas and to identify those companies that produce award-winning work. Most of these award winners are capable of turning ideas into reality, regardless of the region the idea… Read More »

NEW Book Review

“Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink Working on the theory that a new “operating system” is now in effect, Daniel Pink challenges old ways of thinking about motivation and suggests some new ideas on not only how, by why new motivators must be taken into account in today’s society.… Read More »

Meet the Staff: Ted Dubin

Meet the Staff!   Ted Dubin, Director of Business Development, is one of the first people you may have met from Remodelers Advantage. He has been with the company since 2010 and loves meeting great remodelers from across the U.S. and Canada, to enlighten them on the potential for their business and their lives. When… Read More »

MVP Spotlight: Jeff King

The next MVP Spotlight goes to Jeff King! Jeff is the President and Founder of Jeff King & Company in San Francisco, CA, specializing in residential remodeling. They have been recognized for the Top 500 Remodeling Companies in 2008, Big 50 in 2008, GuildMaster 2012, Best of Houzz – Best Staircase in the U.S. in… Read More »

Strong Remodeling Spending to Slow Pace Heading Into 2015

Strong Remodeling Spending to Slow Pace Heading Into 2015 Cambridge, MA – Growth in home improvement activity is expected to peak during the second half of 2014 and then begin to ease heading into next year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released today by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint… Read More »

Referring Out of State Family and Friends

Referring Out of State Family and Friends: A Regular Occurrence: A member calls headquarters wondering if we can refer a remodeler to help a favorite client who has a second home in a distant city, who is moving to another city, or who has a relative needing a great remodeler in another city! We look… Read More »

40 Under 40: Chris Risher

Professional Remodeler Magazine Selects Chris Risher as a member of its 40 Under 40 Class of 2014   Austin, TX (July 23, 2014) — Professional Remodeler, the leading business resource for the remodeling and home improvement market, announced its 40 Under 40 Class of 2014 in its July issue and named Chris Risher as one… Read More »

Home for Life Award – Call for Entries

Awards Program Description and Benefits of Entering: The Homes for Life Awards recognize Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) designees for excellence in aging-in-place design and/or accessible modifications in a remodeled home. The award-winning remodelers offer specific design concepts and accessibility solutions that help residents to continue to live in their homes as they grow older and/or… Read More »

Problems Opening files from Our Website?

Occasionally someone has problems opening the files on our website.  The following suggestions can be found on the Tutorials page of our website:     Here are some recommended fixes found on the Internet: – Open Internet Explorer browser – Go to Tools menu – Select Internet Options – Go to Security tab – Select… Read More »