May 8, 2020
On Friday, May 8th, we made our second meal delivery to MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital. MBA Meals for Medical Workers is a continued effort to help support our frontline healthcare professionals that are working harder than ever to keep us safe.
May 7, 2020
No one has escaped the uncertainty and sobering realization of how finite resources can be. Historically, what determines those businesses and tradesmen who survive and even thrive after an economic crisis? Studies show resiliency!
May 4, 2020
A letter from Puget Sound Energy on industry returning to work during Phase 1 construction.
April 29, 2020
The Governor's Office offers further clarification on "in existence" construction for builders and jurisdictions.
April 24, 2020
Gov. Inslee, in consultation with the state’s construction industry, announced a plan today to allow current construction projects to be completed. Check out the governor's announcement which includes the full recommendations from the work group as well as a summary of phase one requirements.
April 15, 2020
On Tuesday, April 14th, we made our first meal delivery to MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital. MBA Meals for Medical Workers is a continued effort to help support our frontline healthcare professionals that are working harder than ever to keep us safe.
April 15, 2020
Click to view Puget Sound Energy's letter to industry regarding Governor Inslee's "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" Order.
April 9, 2020
Bonney Lake, Gig Harbor, and Auburn have provided their requirements to for inspections going forward under Phase 1 construction allowance, approved by the Governor on Friday, April 24th. Check out this post to view their requirements and requests.
April 8, 2020
The Master Builders Association of Pierce County has members that care. As a community, we are experiencing the ...
April 1, 2020
Master Builders Association of Pierce County has been active on the government affairs front these last few weeks, working to mobilize members and jurisdictions as we all collectively respond to our changing world in response to COVID-19.
March 30, 2020
Not sure what the Governor's Stay-at-Home Order means for you? Read this blog for important resources.
March 25, 2020
In response to Gov. Inslee’s March 23 proclamation “Stay Home – Stay Healthy”, we will be temporarily stopping construction of new line and service connections to homes and businesses.
March 18, 2020
A copy of Master Builders Association of Pierce County's request to local jurisdictions, asking that they implement items in our permitting action plan so that necessary attainable housing can still be built during the COVID-19 crisis.
March 5, 2020
The idea of retirement conjures up images of spending time with grandkids, travel or dedicating time to your favorite hobbies. If you or your loved one plans to live in their current home, aging-in-place modifications and smart home technology can increase comfort and safety.
February 27, 2020
Spring is around the corner, so you might be motivated to tackle a household project that you’ve been avoiding all winter long. If you’re preparing to take on a bigger project, you may want to take an honest assessment of what you can accomplish or if you should hire a professional remodeler. Before you dive into your next DIY project, consider the following.
February 20, 2020
From eye-catching bright, bold hues to cool tones to convey a contemporary look, color is the cornerstone of home design. Each year, the leading paint manufacturers announce their most inspiring color and color palettes of the year.
February 13, 2020
Showing your home to prospective buyers is more than just opening the front door. Carefully staging your home to sell, so buyers can see themselves living in your home will help you unload your property quickly.
February 6, 2020
If you know a student that is seeking a path that will lead to personal fulfillment, a career and technical education (CTE) track can reap many benefits. February is Careers and Technical Education Month, which shines a spotlight on the many different educational opportunities for high school students, college students and adults.
January 30, 2020
Buying your first home can be both an exciting and daunting experience. Use this brief guide to helping you avoid mistakes while buying your first home.
January 23, 2020
Washington State continues to set the standard for affordable and comprehensive health care through association health plans. These plans group businesses in similar industries together. By leveraging the buying power of all participating companies, employers are often able to save significant money on their health insurance costs.
January 16, 2020
One way to liven up your living space is to replace your floors. Cost, durability, moisture and maintenance are other important factors to consider when purchasing new floors for your home. To help you evaluate what works best for your home, here are some popular floor options among home owners.
January 9, 2020
For most people, a home is the biggest purchase in their lifetime. If you’re ready and willing to become a home owner this year, the following tips can help you confidently purchase the best home for you.
January 2, 2020
The beginning of the new year is the perfect time to start planning for home projects. Maintenance projects are a great way to keep your space comfortable, functional and possibly add value to your home. Here are a few new year’s resolutions for your home.
December 16, 2019
Master Builders Association of Pierce County held its annual President's Gala and Member Recognition Awards on Thursday, December 12th, 2019 at Historic 1625 Tacoma Place. Not only does the event celebrate the installation of 2020 board members and leadership, it also recognizes outstanding members.