Member Benefits – Why Join?

Benefits of Membership in the Sheboygan County Home Builders Association

Why Join the SCHBA?

Because membership will help you grow your business! SCHBA is a network of professionals serving the home building and remodeling industry in Sheboygan County. We come together to to provide resources to homeowners and improve our industry at a grass-roots level.

Our Members Include:

-General Contractors
-Custom Home Builders
-Kitchen and Bath remodelers
-Exterior building and remodeling specialists: roofing, siding, and window companies
-Interior and remodeling specialists: carpet and flooring suppliers, tile installers, finish carpenters, drywallers, and plasterers
-Concrete and masonry specialists
-Developers
-Material suppliers
-Interior designers
-Architects

Classes of Membership:

  • Builder Member – Any firm engaged in the business of shelter construction, or remodeling.
  • Associate Member – Any firm engaged in trade, industry, or profession related to shelter construction, remodeling, or land development.
  • Affiliate Member – Additional representatives to a current member firm. This position has no voting rights but can serve as a committee chair.

Sheboygan County Home Builders Association

SCHBA Resources and Benefits

Promotion:

  • Market yourself and your business through our Parade of Homes, Spring Tour of Homes, annual Home Expo (discounted booth fee), and listing in our membership directory promoted on our website.
  • Professional networking and social events held year-round are an opportunity to meet contractors, suppliers, subcontractors – even your competitors! Expand opportunities for your business through networking and forming partnerships with complimentary businesses.

Connection:

  • Help our Sheboygan County community through participation in our outreach programs.
  • Give to the next generation of home building professionals though our local high school grant program.

Education:

  • Learn from the guest speakers at our dinner events as they share expertise on industry trends and insights.
  • Keep up-to-date with industry news through our informative weekly e-newsletter.
  • Membership in SCHBA gives you access to amazing educational resources through WBA and NAHB.

Advocacy & Resources:

  • Our full-time staff is ready to direct you to resources.
  • Membership gives you a voice in shaping our industry. Together we advocate for needed changes to regulations and laws on a local, state, and national level.

Apply for Membership to SCHBA

Membership in SCHBA also includes membership in
WBA (Wisconsin Builders Association) and
NHBA (National Home Builders Association).

Wisconsin Builders Association

WBA Resources and Benefits

  • Access and entire library of fillable construction contracts and forms.
  • Receive a subscription to Badger Builder and Badger Architect Magazine and Wisconsin Building News
  • Free use of the WBA 24/7 legal & building code hotline
  • WBA provides insurance plans tailored to our industry including individual and group health, dental, and business and liability plans
  • Educational opportunities:
    • Annual B4 Conference offers continuing education credits and professional development for all members.
    • Discounted continuing education credits for Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Credential through Home Builders University online courses
  • WBA advocates for our industry in state government through governmental affairs specialists
  • WBA has a 1-800 number and a full-time staff ready to help.

See www.wisbuild.org for more details.

Sheboygan County Home Builders Association is a proud member of NAHB National Home Builders Association

National Association of Home Builders Benefits

  • Receive valuable member discounts with major brands
  • Comprehensive library and Builders Bookstore with discounted educational materials
  • Free legal references
  • Seminars and workshops
  • Excellent Industry Publications – Builders Magazine and Nations Building News, NAHB Now, Eye on Housing
  • Sponsors the annual International Builders Show
  • Educational opportunities and discounts on education credits for certifications
  • Tool Base Hotline
  • Members only website portal – login at NAHB.org
  • Advocacy in Washington DC
  • NAHB has a toll free number and a full-time staff to help members.

See www.nahb.org for more details.

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“Maritime Insurance is proud to be a member of the SCHBA.  The opportunity to network with quality builders and associates has been very instrumental in growing our business.”

Niel Larsen, Maritime Insurance Group