Executive Director’s Blog

September 7, 2016

Home Automation is the next big thing — and it’s here!

The next time a customer is describing their perfect new home or renovation to you, you’ll likely hear as much about smart-home features as kitchen and bathroom ideas. Home automation is the next big thing in homebuilding and renovating, and it’s here now. A study by Zion Research, announced today, […]
August 31, 2016

Whatchya Doin’ This Fall?

Change of Seasons a Good Time To Get More Active Whether it’s the change of weather, the end of summer or the beginning of school, September always seems to be a time to start new things. Since we’re always trying to bring you more value for your membership dollar, here […]
August 24, 2016

Saving Money through Metro: A Primer

Metro offers its members five ways to save money every day Being a member of Metro sometimes means enduring a stream of requests for money. But today, Metro is going to put money in your pocket.  Really! Your Metro membership gives you four different ways to get discounts or earn […]
August 10, 2016

10 Easy Steps Can Reduce Job Site Theft

A recent article in Remodeling magazine reported the theft of $10,000 to $12,000 worth of tools from a jobsite in Missouri. It turns out that jobsite theft isn’t limited to the Midwest, and that there are things that can be done to reduce thefts. One can quickly find recent jobsite […]