NHBA Donations to Big Brothers and Big Sisters

It is an exciting morning after the NHBA Christmas Gala, when the  gifts collected for teens and donated  to Big Brothers/Sisters of the Niagara Region are delivered to the office on Niagara Street, and shared with the BBBS agencies across Niagara.        

Recognitions & Congratulations

“NICK BASCIANO COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARD 2014”          COTTON INC recognizing an Association Company that promotes improving the overall image of the industry through raising awareness of the industry, promotion of the association and volunteer participation; adapts to changing needs & economy or environment; community involvement and/or service Angelo Dosa, Cotton  Carl Ryan, Cotton   Ed[...]

CMHC is a leader in promoting the concept of Healthy Housing™

Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) conducts or supports a wide range of research aimed at improving the quality of Canadian housing. A truly healthy house — one that is good for the people who live in it, good for the community and good for the earth — is now a reality.   Canadian Wood[...]

Ontario’s carbon monoxide detector law is in effect

Carbon monoxide warning devices is mandatory in Ontario homes. Community Safety and Correctional Services Minister Yasir Naqvi said the odourless, colourless gas kills about 50 Canadians, including 11 Ontarians, every year. “We know that carbon monoxide gas is a silent killer,” Naqvi said Tuesday. “It’s a serious issue and that’s why we’re taking the additional[...]

We Got Wood! January 1, 2015 Ontario will Permit Six-Storey Wood

  The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA), the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) and the Residential Construction Council of Ontario (RESCON) welcome the provincial government’s commitment to permit six-storey wood-frame buildings in Ontario for January 1, 2015. All three associations recognize the leadership of Premier Kathleen Wynne, Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Ted[...]

HARD HAT SAFETY

A hard hat can protect you from cuts, scrapes, and bruises. It can protect you from falling objects, which can cause severe damage to the head and spine. It can prevent electric shock and limit your exposure to UV radiation from the sun. Keep these points in mind to ensure you get the best use[...]

RENOMARK™ – a program providing consumers with a great place to start their search for a professional renovator

  The goal of the program is to differentiate professional renovator members from non-member renovators enhancing the image of the industry and inspire consumer confidence.  Only Niagara  Home Builders’ Association members are eligible to display the RenoMark™ symbol. Momentum is growing as the RenoMark™ expands across Canada.  Central to the entire RenoMark™ program is the[...]