The Building Industry Association of Hawaii (BIA-Hawaii) will present the eighth annual Remodel It Right/ Remodel It Green Expo Friday, Aug. 10 through Sunday, Aug. 12 at a new location, Neal Blaisdell Exhibition Hall.

More than 200 exhibitor booths will showcase Hawaii’s top contractors, suppliers, building industry experts and associates. Interested companies are welcome to contact BIA-Hawaii to participate in this convenient, centrally located showcase of remodeling industry expertise. The event theme, “Remodel It Right, Remodel It Green,” will enlighten and educate homeowners on the latest products, services and trends in energy savings and sustainable living.


Unique features of this award-winning expo include “Meet the Experts” presentations that provide ongoing roundtable interactive discussions from the entire spectrum of the remodeling industry as well as the “Remodel It Right” panel of experts. These in-depth, round-table discussions will cover key topics to provide a strong foundation for your remodeling project.

Architecture, General Contracting, Contractor Licensing, Permitting Basics, Prioritizing Your Remodel and Energy Savings and Credits all are offered in 10-minute rotating sessions. A free Remodeling Planning Kit will be offered to every family attending the three panel sessions, while supplies last.

This is the last call for companies interested in becoming exhibitors in the August exposition at the Blaisdell. For additional information, contact Clarice Watanabe by calling 629-7503 or emailing ckw@biaha


Karen Nakamura is executive vice president/CEO of the Building Industry Association of Hawaii.