National Association of the Remodeling Industry Issues Statement Correcting Reuters Article

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) today provided a statement of correction related to an article issued by Reuters on March 13. The article incorrectly reported that the Association advised its members to avoid Lumber Liquidators or other flooring manufacturers that do not... - March 18, 2015

National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Announces Regional Winners of the 2015 CotY Awards

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named 160 Regional CotY (Contractor of the Year)TM winners from the 2015 competition, with 33 team members. Regional CotY Winners now advance as finalists at the national level. All projects in the CotY awards program are an improvement or an addition to an existing structure. - February 07, 2015

Current Conditions Reflect Lower Growth Rates in Remodeling Industry

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s (NARI) released its fourth-quarter Remodeling Business Pulse (RBP) data of current and future remodeling business conditions that continue to point to growth. Currently 67 percent of remodelers nationwide are seeing growth compared to only 15 percent who are reporting declines. - January 12, 2015

Win a Luxury Dog Home for the Holidays

Need a gift for Fido? The National Association of the Remodeling Industry Greater Dallas Chapter's creative custom dog houses benefit animal welfare agency by offering participants an opportunity to enter, vote on-line and (possibly) win one of six luxury dog homes for a furry friend through Dec. 8th. - December 07, 2014

Homeowner Financing of Remodeling Projects

How hard is it for homeowners to get financing for the remodeling project they want to undertake? The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI asked its research panel, made up of contractors across the county, their opinion in its 3rd quarter review of market conditions. NARI’s... - November 22, 2014

NARI Firm Gives Family Home a Second Life Through a Green Remodel

Atlanta NARI design-build firm gives family home a second life through a green remodel - March 13, 2011

NARI Supports National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (October 23-30)

NARI offers tips to homeowners to reduce lead exposure in children during a remodel - October 20, 2010

National Grilling Month Sparks Outdoor Living Trends

Alfresco kitchens, sitting areas and big-screen TVs turn the backyard into entertainment zones. - July 31, 2010

NARI Names Functionality in the Home Top Priority

The majority (56%) of homeowners cite functionality as their largest concern when it comes to renovating their homes, according to the latest consumer poll conducted by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). “The functionality of a home is very important, especially over... - June 28, 2010

NARI Elects New Officers for 2010-2011

Paul Zuch, CR, new NARI National president - May 06, 2010

NARI Announces Regional Winners of the 2010 CotY Awards

140 Regional “Contractor of the Year” (CotY) Winners were named by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) during this year’s regional competition. Judging for the regional projects took place at NARI’s national headquarters in Des Plaines, Illinois, in... - January 28, 2010

Protect Your Family from Lead

The EPA requires remodelers to become certified to work in pre-1978 homes. - January 13, 2010

Remodeling for a Better Life

NARI remodeler designs a bath for a special needs child. - November 12, 2009

Prepare for Winter and Save Energy

Winter is right around the corner and in honor of Energy Awareness Month, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) recommends making energy-efficient upgrades as a way for homeowners to prepare for the season. Many remodelers are offering weatherization programs to help them... - October 08, 2009

Breathe Easy [and Healthy] During Your Remodel

Living through a major home remodel can turn anyone’s life topsy-turvy, but when you suffer from asthma, it can become a hazard to your health. That’s why it’s important to hire a contractor who knows how to minimize indoor air pollution during a home remodel, according to the... - September 24, 2009

Remodeling? Don't Forget to Pull Permits.

If a contractor asks a homeowner to pull his or her own permits, that should be a red flag for a homeowner to find a different remodeler, according to the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). Relying on a contractor to navigate the permitting process can save homeowners time,... - September 10, 2009

With Markets Down, Homeowners Turn to Phased Remodeling

Whole-house remodels get turned into serial projects. - August 05, 2009

Remodels for an Aging Population

NARI remodelers help homeowners plan for multi-generational living. - July 08, 2009

From Man Caves to Mudrooms: Making Every Square Foot Count

Upsizing to a bigger home might be out of reach for a majority of homeowners in this depressed housing market, so many are opting to stay put and maximize their existing spaces through remodels, according to the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). A recent American Institute of... - March 26, 2009

Think Big with Bonus Rooms

NARI remodelers help homeowners transform their extra spaces into enjoyable, multi-purpose living areas. - March 04, 2009

Hiring a Professional Remodeler Saves Money, Time and Aggravation

Although Americans are tightening their belts during these tough economic times, savvy homeowners know that remodeling projects are a wise investment for the future. Many also recognize that it’s smart to hire a pro instead of undertaking a major do-it-yourself project themselves, according... - February 25, 2009

Recession-Proof Remodel: the Wine Room

NARI remodelers find homeowners requesting wine rooms so they can enjoy their favorite vintages at home. - February 22, 2009

Add Muscle to New Year's Resolutions with Home Fitness Room

A New Year’s resolution to work out and get in shape is only as strong as its practice. To keep a resolution packing a punch, a workout routine is key. According to members of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), a home fitness room offers a major advantage –... - January 14, 2009

New Site Offers Homeowners a Clearinghouse of Green Remodeling Information

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), announces the launch of a new website dedicated to green remodeling, is designed to be a clearinghouse of information on green remodeling for both homeowners and trades people. Since the... - December 25, 2008

Choosing Storage Options

NARI remodelers help homeowners find some much-needed storage space. - September 20, 2008

NARI Wins Prestigious 2008 Gold Circle Award for Excellence in Association Communications

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) announced today it has been recognized by American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) & The Center for Association Leadership with a 2008 Gold Circle Award for excellence in communications in its Website Category. "The Gold... - August 03, 2008

Rebuilding Together and NARI Work Together to Assist Low-Income Homeowners

Rebuilding Together, the nation’s lead nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), the only national association dedicated exclusively to the remodeling industry, have forged an alliance. The partnership will allow... - June 15, 2008

NARI Offers Public Service Announcement for May Home Improvement Month

New National Association of the Remodeling Industry PSA Informs Homeowners to Avoid Home Improvement Fraud. - April 22, 2008

Avoid Remodeling Fraud During a Soft Economy

Soft Economy and Warm Weather Can Bring Out the Con Artists. Tips for Homeowners to Avoid Home Improvement Scams. - April 11, 2008

NARI Announces National Contractor of the Year Award Winners

The Evening of Excellence™, culminating with the Contractor of the Year (COTY) Awards ceremony, is commonly regarded as the premier event of the year throughout the remodeling industry. Contractors from seven regions nationwide vie for the awards on an annual basis. Most projects submitted for judging were an improvement or an addition to an existing structure, with the exception of one category, “Residential Exterior Specialty.” Otherwise, new construction projects were not eligible. - March 27, 2008

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