to our members and guests for yet another
successful Membership Meeting. Greener Stock
graciously hosted and sponsored the evening of
networking and education at their facility on
February 17, 2011. Attendees were given
valuable information on a variety of Greener
Building Practices from local area
24, 2011 6:00 p.m. - 9:00
Building Products and Marsh Window & Door
Classics invite Ohio Valley NARI members, their
guests and prospective members to join us at their
Loveland location for an evening of education,
food and drink as well as door prizes.
a focus on their fiberglass-pultrusion Ultrex, the
latest generation of composite building materials,
Marsh will present information about their new
Apex Ultrex siding and their Integrity All-Ultrex
windows and doors. Apex siding, the only
fiberglass-pultrusion siding in the industry, is
lightweight and eliminates issues of water
absorption and thermal expansion associated with
other composite siding and trim products.
included will be information and discussions
regarding performance, installation, finishing and
maintenance of these products, including a
hands-on demonstration of an Apex siding
learn together about the application and
performance of the latest generation of building
materials NARI members will use to lead our
industry in the future.
us and your friends for food, drink and door
prizes on Thursday, March 24, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. at
Marsh Building Products, 10078 East Kemper Road,
Loveland, Ohio. Cost to attend is nominal at
$10.00 per person or $20.00 entire crew.
Please visit www.naricincinnati.org or
call (800) 498-6274 to RSVP now!
14, 2011 5:30 p.m. - 9:00
Lean Building & Software
Innerwood & Company, 21 Whitney Dr. Milford,
April 21, 2011 - Cincinnati,
at Xavier University's Cintas
Pella Windows of Cincinnati and Pella
Corporation are joining forces in this powerful
event to bring education, networking and
entertainment to builders, architects, and
remodeling contractors at the Pro Expo by Pella.
Contact Fred Cernetisch at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (513)
322-7223 or Brett Howard at email@example.com or
(513) 948-8480 for more information.
May 19, 2011 (times TBD)
Location: Nisbet Brower, 10801
Reading Road, Evendale, Ohio
Home and Garden Show
quick note of thanks for all who were able to
donate their valuable time to help support Ohio
Valley NARI during this year's Home & Garden
Show held at the Duke Energy Center. The NARI
Educational Seminars were huge hit. Some of the
programs were actually standing room only!
Here is the schedule of
programs presented...sincere thanks to all who
"took the stage."
will also be participating this October 8-10 at
the Greater Cincinnati Kitchen, Bath and
Remodeling Show. Try to plan now to support your
chapter in October!
recently met with Glen Hauser, Director of Sales
and Marketing for Jobsite Mailing, LLC. Jobsite
Mailing LLC is an associate member of NARI
National and provides their services to members
throughout the U.S. They offer a 10% discount to
all NARI members who utilize their services for
each order placed (see NARI National website's
National Suppliers listing). They have shown an
interest in working with our Chapter and have
extended an additional
5% discount to
each of our members who take advantage of their
the name implies, JobSite Mailing specializes in
radius mailings around current and past jobsite
neighborhoods. You choose one of their
contractor-themed stationeries, write you own
personalized letter (they have copy you can use),
choose your jobsite neighborhoods, and it's done!
There is even the option of adding your own color
jobsite photos to each
have mailed out to all members packages explaining
their programs with samples and order forms
including our special discounted rate. You
should be receiving them
radius mailings, they can also provide your
company with monthly mailings targeting New
Homebuyers, target demographics (e.g. Home value,
income levels, age of home, etc ... ), or mail to
your own client lists. You can also use their
unique contractor stationeries for bulk mailings
is also the option to print your own custom
company designed stationery.
you have any questions when you receive their
package, please feel free to call their offices at
(877) 465-NARI (6274).
look forward to continuing this partnership with
JobSite Mailing, LLC and hope you will consider
using their services.
Taxes for the
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., the Internal
Revenue Service is presenting a FREE webinar for
tax professionals, small businesses, self-employed
persons and independent contractors: Business
Taxes for the Self-Employed: The
webinar will cover:
profit or loss from a business or
tax and estimated tax
C and C-EZ
and wife businesses
and attend by clicking here.
Community Initiative Opens
road toward true success is often a long and
challenging one, according to Chaden Halfhill,
president of Silent Rivers Inc. based in Clive,
Iowa (see "How
I built my business," Remodelers Journal
For the last six years, he has been growing his
development company called Indigo Dawn to
jump-start a new, sustainable remodeling
initiative called Green & Main. The initiative
focuses on renovation of historical properties in
the community with a concentration on increasing
energy efficiency and longevity.
click here for
makes Springtime a Little
is more than a color; it's a building philosophy.
For Peter Michelson, CEO of Renewal Design-Build
of Decatur, Ga., building green is also the way he
helps his clients live healthier, eco-conscious
lifestyles, save money on utility bills and make
the world a greener place.
homes incorporate sustainable materials and design
ideas aimed at protecting the environment by
promoting energy conservation," Michelson said.
"The more you are doing to your house, the more of
an opportunity you have to replace inefficient
equipment with high-efficiency equipment and
click here for entire