May BNBA Forum Newsletter
May’s BNBA Forum Newsletter has been released. Click here to view it as a webpage.
Membership Meeting at Empire Granite, Marble and Quartz
Join us for an evening of networking with fellow BNBA members at the next Membership Meeting scheduled for May 8 at Empire Granite & Marble. Attendees will enjoy drinks and food along with tours of Empire Granite’s facility. Be there to meet new contacts and see old friends as we get a behind the scenes look at how they turn granite, marble and other materials into beautiful counter tops. Empire Granite is located at 3291 Walden Ave in Depew. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan on attending. Would you like to host a Membership Meeting? The opportunity to host Membership Meetings is open to all BNBA members. Meetings can be held at your office, at the BNBA office or at some other local venue. Contact Joe Benedict at email@example.com if you’re interested.
Horizons Tour of Homes and Raise the Roof Meeting
A lunch meeting has been scheduled for next Tuesday, April 24, at noon at Giancarlo’s Restaurant to discuss the Horizons Tour of Homes and Raise the Roof. Horizons Committee members, Horizons Builders, Horizons Official Sponsors, Raise the Roof Donors, and any member interested in learning more about sponsoring the home show or participating in Raise the Roof are asked to attend. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org right away if you plan on attending so we can have an accurate headcount for the restaurant.
2018 BNBA Golf Outing
Registration is now open for this year’s golf outing on June 6 at Glen Oak Golf Course. The golf outing is one of the most anticipated BNBA events of the year. So be sure to sign up and join your fellow members and guests for a relaxing and fun day of golf at Glen Oaks. Golf Registration Form and Details Sponsorship opportunities are available but they’re going fast. Please contact Chuck Rizzo at email@example.com or 716-713-9364 to learn more.
BNBA Forum Newsletter – March 23
Check out the March 23 BNBA Forum Newsletter for news and information for the WNY home building industry. Click here.
HELOCS Deductible for Capital Improvements Per IRS
In a victory for NAHB remodelers, the IRS today issued a letter clarifying changes to home equity loans and lines of credit to confirm that households may take a tax deduction when these loans are used for home improvements. Click here for the full article.
Codes Committee Meeting on March 15
On March 15 the Codes Committee will be meeting for a presentation on various products that make it easier to comply with the new building codes. Product manufacturers will be on hand to talk about Egress Window Wells, Egress Windows, Window Operating Control Devices, Hunter Xci Continuous Insulation, Dupont Tyvek Window/Door Flashing, Floor/Ceiling Framing Components. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for this meeting.
Meet the Builder on March 13
On March 13, the BNBA will be holding its first ever “Meet the Builder” event at Giancarlo’s Restaurant. This is a great opportunity for associate and institutional members to eat, drink and meet with builder members. We are expecting a full house with close to 100 attendees including the following builders: Alliance Homes Bielmeier Builders Essex Homes Forbes Capretto Homes Golden Homes Jurek Builders MJ Peterson Tucker Homes Regency Builders Sunset Custom Builders Tesmer Builders Please email your registration information to email@example.com ASAP if you are planning on attending.
Codes Group Meeting
A year has passed since adoption of the 2015 I.C.C. here in New York State. While many home builders and trade partners have handled the change with ease, much still needs to be learned. The BNBA Codes Group will hold a special two hour presentation featuring Joseph Hill, RA, Assistant Director for Code Administration, Division of Building Standards and Codes, on troublesome features of the Code. Planned topics will include plan requirements, framing issues and energy efficiency calculations. There will also be allotted time for you to ask your specific questions. Please respond to Cheryl at firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan on attending. Dated: Wednesday October 25th Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am Where : Association Office, 2660 William Street, Cheektowaga, NY
- May BNBA Forum Newsletter May 2, 2018
- Membership Meeting at Empire Granite, Marble and Quartz May 2, 2018