Month: October 2018
Modern Kitchen Redesign: When Contemporary Flair Meets Functionality
By Elaheh Eghbal The kitchen is a central place in our homes – a place to gather, celebrate, experiment, and nourish. Now picture this: a 1988 townhome kitchen that was dark, small, and had minimal storage. This certainly was not an ideal space for homeowners Michele and Keith Zettle who have lived in the home […]read more
Granite or Quartz. Which is right for you?
By Carmine Pantano, Frank’s Marble & Granite If you’ve been watching all those DIY and Home & Garden channels, been shopping for countertops yourself, or just talked with a friend who has recently been through a kitchen remodel, you have a good idea of just how many countertop material options there are today. For the […]read more
Winged Wonders of Penn’s Woods in Your Backyard
By Cathy Hart More than 400 species of birds make their home in the 46,000 square miles that make up Penn’s Woods. But you don’t have to travel the state to find them. You can enjoy many right in your own backyard. Let’s take a look at what you might find. Without any effort — […]read more
A Guide to Aging-in-Place
By Melissa Fritchey If you’re considering your options for moving to a smaller, more manageable home or staying in your current home as you approach retirement or as adult children leave the nest, it’s smart to keep future limitations and physical challenges in mind. For many, staying in the home they know and love is […]read more
York Builders Association Launches WorkforceNOW Brand Focused on Addressing the Skilled Labor Shortage
The York Builders Association (YBA), the community’s trusted building industry resource, recently launched a new brand initiative. The WorkforceNOW brand will serve as the umbrella which covers all of YBA’s programs designed to support workforce development. “Our efforts focused on workforce development and education about career opportunities within the skilled trades have grown, and as […]read more
Health Insurance Renewal Time?
Let the York Builders Insurance Trust help take the frustration out of obtaining health insurance rate quotes. We offer rates from all of the major carriers. If you are a company with five or more insured employees, we may be able to save you money with an alternative funding insurance product. If You Don’t Currently […]read more
Construction Career Days
YBA’s Construction Career Days are a fabulous opportunity to share an insider’s view of your company with local students in the community who are interested in learning about potential career paths in the skilled trades. YBA launched their very first Construction Career Days in April of 2018. Matching seven member companies with seven local high […]read more