New Summer Home Building & Remodeling Show
New Summer Home Building & Remodeling Show
Today's Solar Options - Friday, 7-8 pm
Hawaii is one of the nation's leaders in harnessing solar power and you already know how it can save you money, but the technology has come a long way. Learn more about what is available today, it will amaze you how much has changed in just a few years.
The ABC's of Accessory Dwelling Units -Saturday 10-11 am
Learn the construction process, what your latest options are, how you pick the right contractor for the job and why this may be a good option for you and your family. Housing demands are high and this may be one of the ways to alleviate the housing shortage at home.
Window Shopping 101 - The 5 Step Process
Windows let you see the world and can be one of the most transformative additions to your home. Let Coastal Windows guide you through the window-buying process. You'll learn what is available today and how to select the right window for the job.
Saturday 1-2 pm
Batteries Now Included
Hawaii Energy Connection presents smart energy management. You'll learn what the latest offerings are and how batteries are changing the solar game. This is for current solar users and those just looking to find out more about their options.
Saturday 2:30-3:30 pm
The Do's & Don'ts of Hiring a Contractor
BIA-Hawaii has created a panel for anyone looking to hire a contractor. You will find out how to make sure your making a sound decision and the steps that you should take in order to hire the smart way. We'll have industry experts, regulatory officers
Sponsored Seminar Saturday 4-5 pm
Beginning Your Remodeling Process
You know that you want to do something with your house, but you aren't completely sure how to start that project. What does it mean to go through a remodeling project and what are the steps that you should take to prepare that will save you money and time. Montage Decor will give you the information that you need to get started.
Saturday 5:30-6:30 pm
Practical Kitchen & Bath Design Tips to Save Money
Your kitchen and bathroom are two rooms that you spend a lot of time in and you may be thinking that these areas could use some help. But, how do you keep the cost down? From materials to labor and appliances, this seminar will let you in on some tips to save money.
Saturday 7-8 pm
Kitchen & Bath Remodel Seminar
If you're ready to tackle that big kitchen or bathroom project, you should know what you're in for. Maybe you're updating, making things roomier for the extra family members - get information that can help you with the process.
Sunday 10-11 am
Design Considerations for Kupuna
As we age in our homes, there are certain things to consider for comfort and convenience when it comes to design. From contractors to senior specialists, we have designed a panel to provide you with the information to make yourself and your loved ones comfortable at home. We'll review good designs and bad ones so that you're prepared.
Multi-generational and Aging in Place Seminar
Aging in place is a hot topic that will impact each and every one of us. Your home may have suited your needs in your 30's and 40's, but how can you make sure that it suits your needs as you approach your later years? What changes can you make in order to make sure your home accommodates your needs? This seminar will answer your questions and offer some great solutions.
Sunday 1-2 pm
The ABC's of Additional Dwelling Units
This is another session supporting the popular topic of additional dwelling units or ADU's. Learn about permitting, planning, and how an ADU can address your needs.
Sunday 2-3 pm
Practical Kitchen & Bath Design Tips
Another session to help you tackle your kitchen and bath remodeling project. From design trends and materials to permitting needs and timelines. This is a great way to learn more about handling a kitchen or bath project.
Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibition Hall
Friday, August 11, 2017 | 5:00 - 9:00 pm
Saturday, August 12, 2017 | 9:30 am - 8:30 pm
Sunday, August 13, 2017 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
BIA’s second consumer show of the year, the New Summer Home Building & Remodeling Show, draws approximately 8,000 attendees each year. Our exhibitors are licensed contractors and suppliers in compliance with state laws who have been reviewed by BBB and the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs for complaints. Attendees learn how to budget, design, plan and build their projects by talking with exhibitors and attending seminars. This year, there are even more seminars which address issues that Hawaii residents are focused on today; such as remodeling for multi-generational living, natural disaster preparedness, and homes for your lifestyle.
- Keiki Green Thumb Korner - create a small planter to take home on Sunday. Free tickets will be passed out at 10 am on Sunday to secure a space and planting materials. Must be under 18 to participate. One planter per person.
- You can enter to win a wide variety of prizes for your home at the show. Visit the BIA-Hawaii Booth on Saturday and Sunday for drawings. Free to enter and winners do NOT need to be present to win.
- Check out the Renaissance Award winners and 2017 entries. These displays represent some of the very best that builders and designers in Hawaii have to offer. See how builders, architects, and designers are building your homes and your community.
- Ask the Expert AND Seminars are available at this show. We have sessions to answer your questions about how to prepare your home for aging in place, how to approach accessory dwelling units, and design tips for your lifestyle.
One-day admission: $7.00 | Three-day pass: $10.00
Senior Sunday: $2.00 for seniors aged 60 and older (with valid I.D.)
Senior Sunday, August 13, 2017 only
Children 10 years and under free