Comply with the 2018 Building Codes

States and jurisdictions across the country are making plans to adopt the 2018 International Residential Code (IRC) next year – and this free NAHB webinar replay can help you prepare for the changes. The webinar highlights the differences between the upcoming code and the 2015 version, including significant updates to energy-efficiency requirements. Among the more…

DeKalb City Council rejects resolution for Northwestern Medicine wellness center – DeKalb Daily Chronicle

DeKalb Daily Chronicle DeKalb City Council rejects resolution for Northwestern Medicine wellness centerDeKalb Daily ChronicleDeKALB – Although construction already has begun on a $46 million health and wellness center for Northwestern Medicine, the project hit a slight snag during Monday’s DeKalb City Council meeting. A resolution that would authorize DeKalb Mayor Jerry … Read More:

Let This Safety Video Do Most of the Talking for You

Before the week is through, builders are encouraged to dedicate at least 10-15 minutes to speak with their crews on-site and reinforce the importance of fall protection. NAHB helped make this an easy task by creating a brief “Toolbox Talk” video on ladder safety. Read more on NAHB’s blog!

Choosing A Builder

If you are in the market for a new home, you should shop for your builder as carefully as you shop for your home. Whether you are buying a condo, a townhouse, a house in a subdivision, or a custom built house, you want to know that you are buying a good quality home from…

Government Meetings

About the DCBDA

Ken Andersen, Executive Offficer

Ken Andersen, Executive Offficer

The DCBDA is an association of local developers, builders, subcontractors and associate members that are dedicated to the building industry and the community we all call home. Having just recently being chartered to the National Home Builders Association (NAHB) and the Home Builders Association of Illinois (HBAI) we are empowered to offer more reasons to join us in promoting the industry. Our membership is growing into an excellent team. And it is led by an outstanding Board of Directors.

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