2016 Builders Remodelers Show to Showcase Products and Services from over 220 Vendors

Housing industry members from across the Twin Cities will convene at the Minneapolis Convention Center April 7th for the 34th annual Builders and Remodelers Show (BRS), the largest building industry product show in the upper midwest. The event, hosted by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities, will feature the newest designs, technologies and products for all segments of the industry.

When: Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 2-8 pm

Location: Minneapolis Convention Center, Hall E

Who: This year’s event will feature over 220 exhibitors who represent the industry’s top manufacturers and suppliers. Over eight hundred Builders and Remodelers from around the area are registered to attend.

New Products: This year’s show features dozens of new products and services including countertops that charge your phones, new home automation systems, FlameBlock fire rated sheathing, new styles of doors and windows, new automated blinds and shades, the latest in thin LED lighting, and even job site dumpsters that double as restrooms.

Education Sessions: Attendees can choose from four Fast Forward Educational Courses:

- Housing Forecast with Edsel Charles of MarketGraphics Research Group, Inc.

- Negotiating Styles with Terri Wilcom of Resultants for Business, Inc.

- Real Estate and New Construction Outlook with Matt Mullins of Maxfield Research and Consulting.

- Social Media…Tips and Trends with Tennyson Anseth of Robert Thomas Homes, Andrew Michels with Bob Michels Construction, Inc. and Kate O’Hara with Martha O’Hara Interiors.

The Builders Association of the Twin Cities is the leading voice for builders and remodelers. BATC represents 1,100 builders, remodelers, developers and industry suppliers with a mission of helping its members grow their businesses through marketing, advocacy and industry connections. BATC is widely recognized as a powerful force at the state Legislature and with state regulatory agencies. It’s also known for its twice-a-year signature events, the Parade of Homes℠ and Remodelers Showcase®, and now the Artisan Home Tour℠, opening high-end homes to tour each June. In addition, BATC offers Minnesota’s Green Path, a growing new home energy testing and remodeling certification program providing healthy, durable, energy-efficient homes to buyers and homeowners.