PBA Announcements

  • Why should you attend the Fall Board Meeting?

    It may be a question you are asking yourself. But when you joined your local home builders association, you did so because you care about our industry. You wanted to be one of the ones who would make a difference. Face it, the only way you can really make a difference is to be informed and involved. The regional and board meetings are the perfect opportunity for members to have their voice be heard and to stay up to date on PBA’s activities. PBA WANTS your input, ideas, and energy. Attending and participating in the meetings not only gives you that chance, but it also brings you […]

  • Participate in a PCCA Survey

    PSD is performing a survey for the Pennsylvania Construction Codes Academy (PCCA) to examine how reliably new homes in rural Pennsylvania are receiving blower door and duct leakage testing for energy code compliance. The goals of the survey are to identify geographic areas that are not well served (if any), barriers to serving these areas, and potential solutions.   PBA members are invited to take part in this survey. It should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. (Your best estimates are OK.) Take The Survey […]

  • October is Fire Safety Month

    Did you know that each year there are over 350,000 residential house fires in the United States? That’s an average of one fire every 85 seconds. Unfortunately these house fires result in over 2,000 deaths, 12,000 injuries, and six billion dollars in property damage. October is Fire Safety Month and it’s a good time to remind you of a few tips that can keep your home – and most importantly, your family – safe. Let’s look at a few simple things that should be in place in every home. Smoke Detectors – Make sure you have working smoke detectors on every […]

  • Hotel Reservation Deadline Approaching Fast!

    The deadline for saving money on your hotel for the Fall 2019 PBA Board Meeting is approaching fast. In order to take advantage of the special $157 single or double occupancy rate, reservations MUST be made prior to October 14. Please call 1-717-233-6000 or 1-800-HILTONS.  Use the group code PABA. The schedule for the Fall Board Meeting is as follows: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2019 10 a.m.      EOC Training 3 p.m.        Finance Committee Meeting *by invitation only 3:30 p.m.  PBA Senior Officer/Personnel Committee Meeting *by […]

  • PBA Fall Board Meeting Registrations Now Open

    It’s never too early to start planning for the PBA Fall Board Meeting to be held October 31-November 2 at the Harrisburg Hilton. Registration is now open and more details will be sent to all PBA members in the coming weeks. Special room rates have been reserved for PBA members at the Harrisburg Hilton - $157 single or double occupancy. To reserve this special rate, please call 1-717-233-6000 or 1-800-HILTONS. Reservations can also be made online here. Please use the group code PABA. Deadline for reservations at the special rate is October 14. Highlights of the annual Board Meeting […]