Erin Gargan King speaking at the Digital Persuasion: Ignite Your Social Influence Game Changer Session.
Game Changers was a new educational segment added to the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) lineup for 2019. These twice-daily keynotes featured thought leaders who are transforming their companies and the way we think about and address issues critical to the housing industry.
At IBS 2019, attendees came in droves to hear leading visionaries share their experience of tackling some of today’s most pressing issues, such as digital marketing, leadership and the customer...
Leviton Load Center Wi-Fi-Enabled Circuit Breaker by Leviton Manufacturing Co.
Leviton unveiled its next generation of the Leviton Load Center at the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) in February. It is the first load center on the market to offer Wi-Fi connectivity.
In addition to its easy installation and enhanced safety features (including GFCI circuit breakers that exceed the UL/ANSI 943 standard), contractors and homeowners will now be able to...
Designers, builders, remodelers, architects and more flock to the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) annually to catch a glimpse of the latest products and learn innovative techniques and best practices.
The show floor buzzes with excitement and education sessions are packed as more than 67,000 industry pros seek out new information and business connections. As a previous IBS scholarship recipient noted, “The meeting planners must be miracle workers; they put this gigantic...
Easy Connect Joining System by Andersen Windows, Inc.
According to NAHB, the number one challenge builders face is the cost and availability of labor; the Easy Connect Joining System by Andersen Windows, Inc.* helps address this challenge.
The patented Easy Connect Joining System makes it easier for builders to install large or heavy windows while reducing the number of resources needed on the jobsite. In a recent Andersen quantitative...
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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...