President's Message - April 2018

Posted by Kathy DeMeyer, EM NARI Chapter President, Encore Construction Company on 16 April 2018 | 0 Comments

Just a couple of weeks ago we gathered to celebrate the work of our members at our annual Contractor of the Year awards.

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Posted by Cheryl Savit, Savvy Words, Marketing Coordinator for Audio Video Design & Amy McFadden Interior Design on 13 April 2018 | 0 Comments

The web defines “mentor” as a noun – “an experienced and trusted adviser” – and a verb – to advise or train (someone, especially a younger colleague.) While informal mentoring has...

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Social Media Tips - April 2018

Posted by on 11 April 2018 | 0 Comments

Welcome back to our series on social media, #TipsFromTheTub , where I go over how social media has impacted our business in a BIG way.

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Member Spotlight: Roger Gallagher - EM NARI’s 2018 Member of the Year

Posted by Amy Cafazzo, studio A marketing on 9 April 2018 | 0 Comments

Roger is a proponent of lifelong learning. He has a B.A. from Middlebury College and an M.B.A.

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EM NARI CotY Awards 2018 Recap

Posted by on 6 April 2018 | 0 Comments

The 2018 CotY Awards was an event to be remembered! On March 28th, EM NARI saw nearly 300 members and friends gather for the annual Evening of Excellence at the...

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Does Your Contract Pass the Test?

Posted by -- Reposted with permission from: Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulations on 4 April 2018 | 0 Comments

How you enter into a home improvement contract matters.  While some may think that a wink and a handshake is sufficient when negotiating a contract for home improvement work, the...

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EM NARI Government Affairs Update April 2018

Posted by Ryan Sullivan, J. D, ( on 2 April 2018 | 0 Comments

The Government Affairs Committee is connecting members with the information you need. Check out these updates on the REAL ID, Silica Rule, Asbestos Regulations, and the 2018 Standard Mileage Rate.

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President's Message - February 2018

Posted by Kathy DeMeyer, Encore Construction, EM NARI President on 16 February 2018 | 0 Comments

I am delighted to have the chance to serve again this year as President at EM NARI.

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Why You Should Use Hold Harmless Agreements (And Sign Them!)

Posted by Brian Robertson, Mason and Mason Insurance. on 15 February 2018 | 0 Comments

We frequently receive inquiries from contractors pertaining to contractual insurance requirements and how to obtain “additional insured” status on a policy.  We’ve learned throughout the years that the answer is...

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The Remodelers Conference Recap

Posted by By Cheryl Savit, Savvy Words; Marketing Coordinator for Audio Video Design & Amy McFadden Interior Design on 14 February 2018 | 0 Comments

The inaugural Remodelers Conference & Vendor Expo provided a day for learning and networking. On Friday, February 9th, more than 60 remodelers attended sessions earning CEUs throughout the day on...

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