Best of IBS 2019: Best Indoor Living Product

Best of IBS Awards

Heat & Glo Foundation Series Luxury Gas Fireplace by Heat & Glow

The Heat & Glow Foundation Series Luxury Gas Fireplace is inspired by modern design principles. It features big, bold flames that not only warm your body, but also elevate your senses with a clear view of the fireplace. Other features include:

  • It is the first fireplace to feature chromotherapy—using light in the form of color to balance a person’s energy by enhancing relaxation...
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IBS 2020 Pre-Show Education: Project Management

IBS Education Session

As a project manager, it is your responsibility to get the project built on time and on budget—all while keeping the customer happy.

This course is designed to help project managers increase their professional value and, as a result, create a deeper value for the company and the customers. It teaches you the basics of successful project management and explains the role of project managers during each phase of a project: pre-construction, construction and post-construction. Graduates...

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Best of IBS 2019: Best Outdoor Living Product

Best of IBS Awards

CAMO DRIVE by CAMO Fasteners & The Soho by Hampstead (A TIE)

With so many great products introduced at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) each year, it’s no surprise that there was a tie for Best Outdoor Living Product in the Best of IBS Awards 2019.

An abundance of fastener types and proprietary tools are required to attach deck surfaces, and the CAMO DRIVE™ by CAMO Fasteners is a tool designed to address the challenge. The CAMO DRIVE™ boasts...

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The IBS 2020 Scholarship Experience

2019 Young Pro Scholarship Winners

The NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is our industry’s biggest event. The show explores what’s new and next, and as part of that progress, attendees are at the forefront of new ideas, products and technology; emerging issues and key advancements in the industry.

We know that finding the time and funding for professional development opportunities can be a big challenge, that’s why NAHB created the IBS Scholarship Program. Over the past 4 years, through the scholarship...

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Best of IBS 2019: Best Green Building Product

Best of IBS Awards

Heatlok HFO by Demilec Spray Foam Insulation

Heatlok HFO High Lift and Heatlok HFO Pro are Demilec’s first products to leverage ultra-low global warming potential blowing agents by leveraging Honeywell’s Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent technology to meet requirements of the Montreal protocol and deliver a high-performance solution.

Designed for today’s building envelope, Demilec’s Heatlok HFO Pro:

  • Exceeds ASHRAE 90.1 at 1.5 inches
  • ...

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A Look Back at This Year’s High Performance Building Zone

2019 High Performance Building Zone

The High Performance Building Zone (HPBZ) is where IBS 2019 attendees discovered the best practices needed for improving efficiency in all areas of the home.

Attendees are constantly telling us that they are looking for ways to build a more efficient, more cost-effective home, and at the HPBZ, they get those answers—and so much more.

The Demonstration Stage featured up-close, hands-on construction demos designed to show attendees the latest and greatest in high...

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Best of IBS 2019: Best Energy Efficient Product

Best of IBS Awards

POWERHOUSE™ 3.0 Solar Shingle by RGS Energy

RGS Energy’s POWERHOUSE™ 3.0 Solar Shingle is a new roofing shingle that combines the performance and protection of a conventional asphalt roof with an integrated photovoltaic (PV) system that powers the home with clean energy from the sun. This product protects a home like a standard roofing shingle while providing energy that saves the homeowner money and is as easy to install as an asphalt rooftop—all while...

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TNAH/TNAR Virtual Tours

TNAH/TNAR Virtual Tours

Step inside both IBS Show Homes with a totally immersive 3D virtual tour!

The 2019 New American Home and The 2019 New American Remodel® are state-of-the-art modern day marvels that showcase new products, original design concepts and innovative construction methods. These exhibition homes were distinguished by incorporating a wide variety of contemporary-modern designs, characterized by minimal decoration, abundant glass and flat rooflines. Both homes demonstrated the latest in...

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Best of IBS 2019: Best Bath Product

Best of IBS Awards

Redi Your Way Custom Shower Pans by Tile Redi USA, LLC

In custom design, often the standard shower sizes and configurations just don’t fit. If you are searching for the right shower pan for your space, Tile Redi USA, LLC has come up with the solution: custom shower pans.

Redi Your Way can produce shower pans that are made to fit your exact specifications—and they ship within 10 business days of receiving your signed specs and payment. These are truly custom...

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Speaker Submissions Open for IBS 2020

Master Sesssion

The NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is an excellent place for you to share your knowledge and expertise on topics that impact the home building industry. IBS is the housing industry’s largest annual light construction show in the world—serving an audience of more than 67,000 in 2019.

Attention all speakers! Proposals are now being accepted to present an education session at IBS 2020, January 21-23 in Las Vegas.

Preferred Topics for 2020:

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