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We are happy to announce that our building is reopen to members! Your safety matters to us and we want to make this reopening permanent. As of August 19, 2021 masks are required for all while in MBAKS building or at MBAKS events off-site, regardless of vaccination status. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided to you. For more information and updates, visit mbakscovid19.org.

Keep More of Your Money

Save on health insurance, get discounted building supplies, receive workers’ comp refunds, and more.

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Most companies save 10-15%.

GRIP safety stripes

Improve safety and save money on workers’ comp.

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Grow your business with member-to-member sponsorship and advertising.

Homeowner's Handbook

Attention do-it-yourselfers! Browse our expert-driven guides and resources to get that weekend project done right.

Make homebuying and selling less stressful with help from real estate experts.

Pro tips from premier Puget Sound builders for a successful homebuilding process.

Transform your space for the most dazzle—and the fewest dollars.

Keep your family safe and protect the value of your investment.

We Care About The Puget Sound

Our communities are also our homes. Learn how we help make our region a better place through our advocacy efforts, sustainability practices, and community outreach programs throughout King and Snohomish counties.

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We advocate for builders on the federal, state, and local levels and assist members with permitting and regulatory issues.

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We want to keep our region green. Learn how to certify green homes and implement green building practices.

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From building free wheelchair ramps to painting community centers to park cleanups, our goal is to ensure everyone has a happy, healthy place to call home.

UPCOMING EVENTS AND CLASSES

Members get discounts on events and classes.

Wednesday
Jan 19

Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead

This two-day class will cover FAQs like what BMPs perform best on construction sites, what red flags signal erosion problems, and how to effectively work with local and state inspectors.
Wednesday
Jan 19

Competent Person: Trenching & Excavation

Prevent common mistakes and keep your jobsites safe.
Wednesday
Jan 19

Trafficking and the Impact on Business

Join MBAKS and Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking (BEST) as we discuss how trafficking impacts our communities, our businesses, and our industry.
Thursday
Jan 20

GRIP Education

Join us online for OSHA 300 Recordkeeping Electronic Reporting. This class is offered virtually at 10am and 1pm.
Thursday
Jan 20

Remodelers Council Webinar

We're starting 2022 off right with safety on our minds! This is now a virtual event.
Friday
Jan 21

Certified Erosion & Sediment Control Lead Re-Cert

Is your CESCL certification about to expire? Once you have taken the initial class, a one-day recertification is required every three years.

MEET OUR MEMBERS

“We hold meetings for existing residents even before buying the property, to talk with them and see if building there (in a particular neighborhood) would be a good fit in the first place.”

Aaron Fairchild, owner, Green Canopy Homes
Green Canopy Homes' Sam Lai, Kate Wells-Driscoll, Eric Lubert, and Aaron Fairchild

MEET OUR MEMBERS

“The MBA Trust has consistently been 10–15% less expensive for us, even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.”

Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies and a 21-year MBA Health Trust Member
Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies

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Catch up on the coolest tech, breaking industry news, latest advocacy efforts, and more.

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