2020 Scholarship Program Applications – CLOSED!

The Niagara Home Builders’ Association  Scholarship Fund  has been established in recognition of the importance of education and to encourage careers in the construction industry. Please stay tuned to see who will receive the 2020 NHBA Scholarship!

COVID19 – Resources & Updates

With the changing status of COVID19, and the impact on businesses throughout the Region, please see below for all of the latest Member resources Please see the link below for the new Ontario Government/Ministry of Labour guidelines for Health & Safety to assist with operations during COVID19. https://www.ontario.ca/page/construction-site-health-and-safety-during-covid-19

What You Need to Know About Central Air Conditioning and Whole-House Fans – A Contributing Post from A-Plus Air

Central air conditioning systems require sizing by professionals like A-Plus Air. Buying a unit that is too large will increase energy bills with no added benefits. Buying a unit that is too small will result in it running more often and spaces will not feel cool enough. Whole-house fans are another alternative to keep you[…]

BUILDING… RE-IMAGINED! A contributing post from Southport Builders Niagara Inc.

    Imagine you are about to build your dream home. You sit down with a professional to begin planning and designing your new home. What are the things you are most excited about as you begin this process? I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that it is your Pinterest account,[…]

Sticks to Bricks: Turning Hockey Players to Skilled Trades Professionals

The Professional Hockey Players’ Association (PHPA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) and Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) to advance its Sticks to Bricks program, an initiative developed to help players for a post hockey career in the building trades. Open to all current players as well as the[…]

2019 “WALL OF FAME” INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED

May 7, 2019 – St.Catharines, ON — On May 7, The Niagara Home Builders’ Association, held their annual Presidents’ Dinner and Wall of Fame Ceremony at Hernder Estate Wines in St.Catharines, Ontario. This event paid tribute to past NHBA Presidents, as well as saw the induction of two additional nominees into official Wall of Fame[…]

ANNOUNCING THE 2019 AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS!

On Friday, April 12, the Niagara Home Builders Association paid tribute to the achievements of their membership base by hosting their Awards of Excellence Gala at White Oaks Resort & Spa in Niagara on the Lake, ON. With over 125 entries across five categories, the Niagara Region building, renovation and supplier community put a spotlight[…]

#homebelievers

What is a #homebeliever? We’re young professionals, seniors, couples and hardworking, middle-class families who believe in the great Canadian dream of home ownership. But we believe that the dream is slipping out of reach. We aren’t giving up, and you shouldn’t either. Do you still believe in the Canadian dream? Are you a #homebeliever?    […]

Industry Partnerships Continue to Protect Consumers from Illegal Building

May 15, 2018 The new home industry in Ontario is made up of a number of working parts – not just on the job site, but also behind the scenes managing the system of standards, permits and inspections to ensure a home is properly built, safe to live in and covered by a warranty. Today,[…]

My Reno App

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) has launched the My Reno App, which includes information on Niagara area home renovators.