Remodeling Industry Experiences Continued Growth

Early this month, the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), in conjunction with John Burns Real Estate Consulting, released the Third Quarter Kitchen & Bath Market Index (KBMI), which shows positive growth in the remodeling industry. Scores that are above 50 indicate growth while those below show decreased activity, and … Read more

Qualified Remodeler Calls for Master Design Awards Competition Entries

The Qualified Remodeler Master Design Awards competition was initiated 41 years ago to recognize remodelers, architects, builders, kitchen and bath specialists and other professionals for outstanding project design and construction. Projects considered for QR Master Design Awards in 2019 must have been completed between Jan. 1, 2016, and July 8, 2019. Previous QR Master … Read more

Qualified Remodeler Calls for Master Design Awards Competition Entries

The Qualified Remodeler Master Design Awards competition was initiated 41 years ago to recognize remodelers, architects, builders, kitchen and bath specialists and other professionals for outstanding project design and construction. Projects considered for QR Master Design Awards in 2019 must have been completed between Jan. 1, 2016, and July 8, 2019. Previous QR Master … Read more

Deadline Approaching for NRF Scholarships

Among the many helpful organizations supporting the construction industry is the National Remodeling Foundation (NRF). The NRF seeks to advance the remodeling industry by providing educational opportunities to those interested in the form of scholarships. At the beginning of each year, the foundation accepts applications from anyone who wishes to … Read more

Deadline Approaching for NRF Scholarships

Among the many helpful organizations supporting the construction industry is the National Remodeling Foundation (NRF). The NRF seeks to advance the remodeling industry by providing educational opportunities to those interested in the form of scholarships. At the beginning of each year, the foundation accepts applications from anyone who wishes to … Read more

Analysts Give Mixed Signals on Remodeling Outlook

According to the firsthand accounts we’ve been hearing at CountertopResource.com since our last report, the state of the remodeling industry is incredibly positive. Both contractors and related subcontractors, including countertop fabricators and installers, are enjoying a steady increase in business and in profits. However, a few reports show that the … Read more

Analysts Give Mixed Signals on Remodeling Outlook

According to the firsthand accounts we’ve been hearing at CountertopResource.com since our last report, the state of the remodeling industry is incredibly positive. Both contractors and related subcontractors, including countertop fabricators and installers, are enjoying a steady increase in business and in profits. However, a few reports show that the … Read more

Improving Housing Market Bodes Well for Countertop Industry

Far from an optimist, particularly facing what is now being termed as “The Great Recession,” I have to say all of the signs are pointing to a more robust housing market in the works, which ultimately bodes well for the countertop industry. And it’s about time! According to an article … Read more