Where do I start?
Whether you’re wanting to build your dream home, add a special touch or remodel, figuring out where to start can be the toughest step. Below is a collection of articles to assist you in making your project a success.
Ask the Green Building Experts (From National Association of Home Builders)
Builder Certifications – Understanding Your Professionals
CAPS – Certified Aging in Place Specialist
The Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) program teaches technical, business management, and customer service skills essential to competing in the fastest-growing segment of the residential remodeling industry: home modifications for the aging-in-place. Learn more about CAPS
CGR – Certified Graduate Remodeler
Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR) is an exclusive professional designation designed to emphasize business management skills as the key to a professional remodeling operation. Learn more about CGR
CGP Certified Green Professional
The National Association of Home Builders’ Certified Green Professional™ designation recognizes builders, remodelers, and other industry professionals who incorporate green building principles into homes— without driving up the cost of construction. Learn more about CGP
GMB – Graduate Master Builder
The ultimate symbol of the building professional, the Graduate Master Builder (GMB) designation is for experienced veterans only. GMB courses are more advanced with in-depth instruction geared for experienced building professionals. Learn more about GMB
ATTENTION BUILDERS: You can find out more about these designations and how to get certificed by visiting the National Association of Home Builders website (NAHB) Our organization offers many classes as well.