The Building Industry Association of Hawaii (BIA-Hawaii) will present the eighth annual Remodel It Right/Remodel It Green Expo this 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 central location 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 the “Meet the Experts” presentations that provide ongoing roundtable interactive discussions from the entire spectrum of the remodeling industry and the “Remodel It Right” panel of experts. These in-depth round-table discussions will cover key topics that will provide a strong foundation for your remodeling project. Architecture, General Contracting, Contractor Licensing, Permitting Basics, Prioritizing Your Remodel and Energy Savings and Credits are all topics 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.

Come and discover the latest products and services as you gather all the resources, ideas and contacts you will need to make your remodeling dreams come true. For more information, visit

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