The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is the only independent not-for-profit trade association dedicated to the remodeling industry with more than 50 years of industry experience. NARI represents professional remodeling contractors, product manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, trade publications, utilities and lending institutions. NARI is committed to enhancing the professionalism of the remodeling industry and serving as an ally to homeowners.

To advance and promote the remodeling industry's professionalism, product and vital public purpose.

NARI's Code of Ethics
Each member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry is pledged to observe high standards of honesty, integrity and responsibility in the conduct of business. Visit to see the complete list of standards NARI members live by.

NARI connects the remodel-ready homeowner with ethical remodeling contractors who are committed to continued education and professionalism in the remodeling industry. For more information or to locate a NARI professional in your area visit, call (847) 298-9200 or e-mail

Consumer resources from NARI
NARI strives to educate and arm homeowners with resources needed to ensure a successful remodeling experience.

From the initial planning phase, homeowners should be considering a few important project components before selecting a professional ( Next, there are a few warning signs ( to look for during interviews with remodelers that identify which contractors to avoid. Finally, one of the most important aspects of remodeling is setting a budget. Here are a couple tips to setting a viable budget ( for your remodeling project.

NARI professionals discuss even MORE remodeling tips on NARI Radio Consumer Podcasts found at

Service Provided
Remodeling professionals:
Education and certification programs
Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards
Lobbying activities
Marketing/business tools
Industry research
Discounts on business services

Remodel-ready homeowners:
Remodeling tips and hiring a professional
Design trends from CotY award-winning projects
Professional contractor/vendor search
Local chapter network in 58 markets

Area Served
Contact: National Association of the Remodeling I
PO Box 4250
Des Plaines, IL 60016
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Commented: Cabinets? Kent Eberle, MCR, CKBR, UDCP, president of Eberle Remodeling, says the vanity cabinet was a furniture piece that was provided by the owner and unfortunately, he doesn't know the name of the original manufacturer....
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