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Spring New Home & Renovations Consumer Information Sessions
When it comes to making the choice to build a new home, or even undertake a major renovation like an addition, you want to be confident going into the process that you are making the right choices. To help make the process easier for homeowners, the CHBA-NS is hosting its popular series of Consumer Protection Sessions at various locations.
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The Real Home Show 2017
Walk in with a Vision, Walk out with a Plan at The Real Home Show 2017 - March 3 - 5 at the Cunard Centre in Halifax. Nova Scotia's Premium Open House for Home Buying, Building, Renovating and Enjoying!
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Reno Expo 2016 + Building & Renovation Seminars
Thinking of renovating? Join us on October 29 from 10am - 6pm at 350 Horseshoe Lake Drive in Bayers Lake (old Rona building)!  There will be dozens of experts onsite to answer all your renovation questions that will turn your reno dreams into a reality. We will also have seminars lead by industry experts from 1pm - 3pm.  
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Fall 2016 Parade of New Homes
This weekend, tour the 17 new homes that are on display Saturday and Sunday (September 24 & 25) from 1 pm – 4 pm. The participating homes all vary in style, size and design. So, whether you are buying, building or dreaming, you will want to see for yourself the latest trends and unique features available in new home construction.
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Deck Contruction and Maintenance Reference Guide
Your deck is an important part of the structure of your home. It should be maintained and repaired as required.
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2016 Parade of New Homes
Open House Tours of new homes by local professionals. Sundays from 12-4 PM on May 29, June 5 and June 12. Read more about the event, view the homes and plan which homes to go and tour! 
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NSHBA promotes water conservation in HRM
NSHBA CEO, Paul Pettipas, interviewed on Global's Morning Show today about water conservation.
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What is EnerGuide for New Houses?
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Developed by the Office of Energy Efficiency of Natural Resources Canada, EnerGuide for New Houses (EGNH) is a sustainable housing program designed to improve the energy efficiency of your new house. Essentially, EGNH can be broken down into two components.
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