Does Your Contract Pass the Test?

Posted by -- Reposted with permission from: Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulations on 4 April 2018 | 0 Comments

How you enter into a home improvement contract matters.  While some may think that a wink and a handshake is sufficient when negotiating a contract for home improvement work, the...

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EM NARI Government Affairs Update April 2018

Posted by Ryan Sullivan, J. D, ( on 2 April 2018 | 0 Comments

The Government Affairs Committee is connecting members with the information you need. Check out these updates on the REAL ID, Silica Rule, Asbestos Regulations, and the 2018 Standard Mileage Rate.

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President's Message - February 2018

Posted by Kathy DeMeyer, Encore Construction, EM NARI President on 16 February 2018 | 0 Comments

I am delighted to have the chance to serve again this year as President at EM NARI.

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Why You Should Use Hold Harmless Agreements (And Sign Them!)

Posted by Brian Robertson, Mason and Mason Insurance. on 15 February 2018 | 0 Comments

We frequently receive inquiries from contractors pertaining to contractual insurance requirements and how to obtain “additional insured” status on a policy.  We’ve learned throughout the years that the answer is...

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The Remodelers Conference Recap

Posted by By Cheryl Savit, Savvy Words; Marketing Coordinator for Audio Video Design & Amy McFadden Interior Design on 14 February 2018 | 0 Comments

The inaugural Remodelers Conference & Vendor Expo provided a day for learning and networking. On Friday, February 9th, more than 60 remodelers attended sessions earning CEUs throughout the day on...

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Social Media Tips - February 2018

Posted by Dakota Lotz, Divine Stoneworks on 2 February 2018 | 0 Comments

Welcome to a new feature in the EM NARI newsletter - #TipsFromTheTub - with insights about how to better use social media in your business.

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CotY Then and Now

Posted by on 26 January 2018 | 0 Comments

So this was supposed to be an article about CotY, and then this happened…

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In Case You Missed It

Posted by The Better Business Bureau - on 12 January 2018 | 0 Comments

Scams are designed to either steal your money now, or steal your identity now in order to steal your money later. Scammers have all kinds of techniques to collect personally identifiable...

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Remodeling Industry Forecast

Posted by Justin Zeller, Red House Custom Building, EM NARI VP and Chair of Marketing Committee on 5 January 2018 | 0 Comments

“Economically, we see more growth” states Craig Webb, Editor-in-Chief of Remodeling magazine and ProSales magazine, as he shows slides from Metrostudy’s Residential Remodeling Index showing that the overall expenditures on...

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President's Message - December 2017

Posted by on 14 December 2017 | 0 Comments

As we near the end of 2017, I find myself reflecting on all we have accomplished at NARI this year – and looking forward to 2018.

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