HOT OFF THE PRESS! I have a flooring installation scheduled, what do I do to prepare?

by Dani Gammon, A-1 Flooring Canada   So you’ve scheduled a flooring installation. How exciting! Here are some things you can do to prepare your home for the installers and ensure a smooth, worry-free installation. Rooms need to be cleared – If you need help doing this, talk to the sales professional during the estimating[…]

NHBA presents 2016 Company of the Year Awards to Lucchetta Homes and Rinaldi Homes

  LUCCHETTA HOMES is a small custom building company demonstrating professionalism and courtesy to colleagues and customers.  They continue to advocate for the Association and encourage membership and participation.  The company is a longtime supporter and volunteer for the Pelham Summerfest.  Building new technology and innovation into their homes they qualified for the firstever Net[…]

NHBA presents 2016 Member of the Year Award

  The 2016 Member of the Year was presented to JON WHYTE of Mountainview Homes.   Jon works steadily on behalf of the association and its members, impacting the issues and challenges relevant to the home building industry.  Dedicated to NHBA, he is a Director on the Board and chairs the Government Relations Committee.  He shares[…]

NHBA deliver Christmas Donations for Teens to Big Brothers Big Sisters


Top 8 changes coming to Ontario Building Code affecting residential construction

The winter holidays are upon us, but what a lot of people don’t realize is that while most people bring in the New Year by blowing party horns, builders brace themselves for changes to the Ontario Building Code (OBC) coming as early as Jan. 1, 2017 that will push up the cost and complexity of[…]

NHBA 2016 Award Presentations

The Niagara Home Builders’ Association (NHBA) President Yvonne Hendriks and OHBA President Neil Rodgers paid tribute to association members for their dedicated commitment to the association. The 2016 Member of the Year was presented to JON WHYTE of Mountainview Homes.   Jon works steadily on behalf of the association and its members, impacting the issues and[…]

Christmas Dinner Party – December 6, 2016

CHBA Award of Honour Certificate Presentation

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) Award of Honour certificate  is presented to outstanding members of a local Home Builder Association , one builder and one non-builder, in recognition of their dedication and service to the Association. “It is my privilege to present these certificates to Ed Lucchetta and Chuck McShane, in recognition of their[…]

Women In Business Awards

The Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce held their annual  Women in Business Awards Friday October 14, 2016.  The  luncheon honoured some amazing women and their accomplishments here in Niagara.   Attending the luncheon: Anne-Distinctive Designs & Cabinetry; Ashley-Cogeco; Anneliese-Distinctive Designs & Cabinetry; Danielle-Rinaldi Homes,  Samantha-Distinctive Designs & Cabinetry.      

Fall PARADE OF HOMES – OCTOBER 15th & 16th

 showcasing  model homes & showrooms throughout the Niagara Region in partnership with Niagara Falls Review-The Standard-The Tribune Visit as many model homes as possible for a better chance at winning one of the prizes sponsored by Cogeco and Schlage. Watch the Parade of HOMES insert in Thursday, October 13th papers for map & directory of[…]