MSHBA Consumer Information
Know Your Home’s Electrical System
Your home’s electrical system helps provide your family with heat and A/C to be comfortable, appliances to make everyday tasks easier, entertainment to enjoy together, and light to extend your quality time well into the dark hours.
Get Your Roof Ready for Winter
For many American families, homeownership brings a sense of stability, accomplishment and peace of mind. Owning a home also means being responsible for its upkeep, in order to make sure it is a safe, comfortable sanctuary for your family to enjoy.
May is National Home Remodeling Month: Landscaping - Interior Living . . . Outside
As we celebrate National Home Remodeling Month, we cannot overlook the home’s landscaping. There are so many components to consider when landscaping today. Many of the features you are used to on your home’s interior are now available outside.
May is National Home Remodeling Month: Home Improvement - Minor Improvements, Major Impacts
As we celebrate National Home Remodeling Month, let’s explore how you can make minor improvements that provide major impacts on your comfort, personal enjoyment, and resale value.
May is National Home Remodeling Month: Interior Design - Re-Inventing Your Style
National Home Remodeling Month in May is about re-inventing your style and space. The best homes are always a warm reflection of the people who live there. The key ingredient to style is inside you.
May is National Home Remodeling Month: Value of Remodeling
Home owners planning to stay in their home should know about remodeling projects that increase the home’s value and make it better to live in. Housing market data reveals that small, smart remodels reward home owners.
NAHB Informs - Online Consumer Resources
Everything you need to know about buying, financing, building, maintaining or remodeling your home is available at the National Association of Home Builders’ consumer resources website...subscribe to NAHB’s Housekeys.
The checklist below contains features you may want to consider for your next new construction or renovation project. It also gives you a quick reference for various aging-in-place issues.
A detailed contract between you and your contractor will spell out everyone’s expectations, outline the responsibilities of all parties, include legal protections, and more.
Right to Cure Brochure
2005 Wis. Act 201, the “Right to Cure Law,” says that consumers at the time of contracting for construction or remodeling work for dwellings must be provided with this brochure describing requirements for making any future claims of construction defects.
Checklist for Finding and Hiring a Builder or Remodeler
Doing your homework will help you have a more successful experience. Use this checklist to help you select a home builder or home remodeler to work on or build your home.
State Certifications for Contractors
Construction businesses working in Wisconsin under the following State Codes need a contractor credential issued by the state Department of Safety & Professional Development.
Join MSHBA - Get the Member Advantage
When you join MSHBA, you will have access to an extensive list of benefits that will help you improve your business and professionalism.
April is New Homes Month - Buyer’s Guide
The choice of a builder is likely the most important decision in the homebuilding process and can set the stage for a successful home-building experience.
April is New Homes Month
Whether you are building, remodeling or improving your property, choose a Mid-Shores Home Builders Association member for your next project.
April is New Homes Month - Focus on the Long-Term Performance of New Homes
It is important that consumers focus on the building structure and the long-term performance of a home during the building process.
April is New Homes Month - Design Trends
As we celebrate New Homes Month, let’s take a look at the latest design trends.
April is New Homes Month
Top 10 Reasons to Build a New Home