Category: GBAHB in the News

  1. Clint Lovette Named HBAA Remodeler of the Year!

    Montgomery—Clint Lovette of Birmingham has been named the Home Builders Association of Alabama (HBAA)’s Remodeler of the Year for 2018.  Lovette was honored during the HBAA’s Convention awards presentation on November 9 at The Grand Hotel in Point Clear. The Remodeler of the Year award recognizes a remodeler member who has shown outstanding service to their local and state associations, their community and the remodeling industry as a whole. Lovette, of Lovette Design + Build, has been a member of Read More


  2. 2019 International Builders’ Show Registration Now Open- Special Discounts offered through September

    2019 International Builders’ Show Registration Now Open Special Registration Discounts Offered Through September WASHINGTON, Sept. 4–The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) officially opened online registration today for the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), the largest annual light construction trade show in the world. Celebrating its 75th anniversary, the show will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center, Feb. 19-21, after a two-year stint in Orlando, Fla. The 2019 IBS will again co-locate with the National Kitchen & Bath Read More


  3. Free Residential Carpentry Program -presented by Alabama Home Builders Foundation & AIDT

      Montgomery— The Alabama Home Builders Foundation has partnered with AIDT to offer a FREE eight-week basic residential carpentry course to adults in the Birmingham area. The course, taught by Terence Armstead, will take place on Monday and Wednesday evenings, 6:00-8:00 p.m., from September 17 through November 12, 2018 at AIDT (3500 6th Avenue South, Birmingham). Through classroom instruction and hands-on application, the class will cover the basics of residential carpentry such as safety instruction, construction layout and reading blueprints, Read More


  4. GBAHB Members named Life Directors & Senior Life Director of NAHB

      NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) hosted their Mid-Year meeting in Portland, OR last week and we had three members receive special recognition. Lee Barnes, Barnes & Barnes,  and Cindy Davis, Davis Design, were recognized as NAHB Life Directors. Taylor Burton, Taylor Burton Company, was recognized as a NAHB Senior Life Director. In order to be designated as an NAHB Life Director, an NAHB Builder or Associate Member must have attended at least two board meetings each year for Read More


  5. Willow Homes awarded 2018 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards Best in Show!

    Congratulations to Willow Homes, this year’s Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards Best in Show winner for their Forrest Drive Fixer Upper project! This project was also the top winner the category of Whole House Remodel Under $250,000. Willow Homes is a member of the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders. They and a host of other Remodelers from across the state were presented with awards for remodeling work in a variety of categories.  The Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards (AREA) were held on Read More


  6. Local remodeler wins prestigious “Best in Show” award at state-wide competition

    MONTGOMERY, ALA. – Local remodeler Clint Lovette, Lovette Construction, won the prestigious title of “Best in Show” at the state-wide Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards. Best in Show is the highest honor presented at the AREA Awards. The Best in Show winner was selected from among the top four highest scoring entries in this year’s competition. Lovette won the top honor for its Redmont Historic Preservation project. The Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards, presented by the Home Builders Association of Alabama, were Read More


  7. Birmingham remodelers win at state remodeling awards

    Montgomery, Ala.— Several members of the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders were among the honorees at the 2016 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards Banquet. The banquet took place on April 9 in Montgomery. The Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards, presented by the Home Builders Association of Alabama, were presented to remodelers, contractors, kitchen and bath designers, and other building professionals who exhibited outstanding craftsmanship and attention to detail in projects throughout Alabama. This year’s AREA competition was sponsored by Alagasco, Alabama Read More


  8. Clint Lovette Wins NAHB Membership Recruiting Award

    Clint Lovette, Lovette Construction, won a trip to the International Builders Show in January in Last Vegas, Nevada. For every new Builder and Associate member recruited (after the first recruit), members are automatically entered into the drawing. The 2016 NAHB IBS package included a four-night stay, economy airfare (up to $1,000) and full IBS registration. Click here to see the full story


  9. 2015 Officer Installation and Award Winners

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: SARAH DREXLER, GBAHB  (205) 912- 700 x 1312 sarahd@gbahb.com  Home Builders Association Installs Officers, Presents Annual Awards Birmingham, Alabama – The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) installed its 2015 officers at the annual Officer Installation and Christmas Banquet on Friday, December 12, 2014, at the Vestavia Country Club. GBAHB also recognized members who have gone above the call of duty this year with the annual awards presentation. Kyle Murphy of Murphy Home Builders, LLC received Read More


  10. GBAHB Receives HBAA President’s Trophy

    Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) 2014 President Jeremy Wright accepted the HBAA President’s Trophy at the HBAA Annual Convention in Point Clear, AL. Les Letlow, 2014 HBAA President, selected two local associations to receive the President’s Trophy for their hard work throughout the year – one for small (less than 500 members) and then The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders for a large association (500 members or more). View Press Release