Tag Archives: Post-Frame Advantage

Become an NFBA Accredited builder

Enhance your prestige among customers  /  NFBA launched its Accredited Post-Frame Builder Program in 2006 as a vehicle for builder education and marketing. Today more than 55 NFBA member companies are accredited. To qualify for accredited status, builders must document … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Education pays off for post frame

By John Ryan, NFBA Director, Market Development “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” — Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin may not have had NFBA’s Post-Frame Market Initiative in mind when he uttered these words in the 1700s, but when … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Educate your post-frame customers!

Let the Post-Frame Advantage website work for you  / By John Ryan, NFBA Director, Market Development  / Have you visited the website postframeadvantage.com lately? It’s worth a visit, a bookmark and a link from your company site. Here are some … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Reaching target audiences, expanding the market

The Post-Frame Market Initiative, now in its fifth year, continues to produce results and promote post frame as the construction method of choice for light-commercial construction. Following are some updates on the program, as well as ways that you can … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Pursuit of growth

The Post-Frame Market Initiative garners results for industry / The Post-Frame Market Initiative, now in its fifth year, continues to produce results and promote post frame as the construction method of choice for light commercial construction. The past five years … Read more »

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PFMI — Working for you

Generous support and hard work continue For several years, the Binational Softwood Lumber Council has been a major supporter of NFBA’s Post-Frame Market Initiative, providing 50 percent of the annual funding for the program. In late October 2011, USDA secretary … Read more »

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From NFBA Chair: Association excited about opportunities

Working for you, your business, your industry — NFBA  / By Larry Edema, chair, NFBA board of directors The NFBA Board of Directors exists to serve you, our members, and to advance the post-frame construction industry. Whether you are a … Read more »

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Plus-size project

Post-frame beats out other building systems for storage facility There’s big … and then there’s big. Earlier this year, CDA Structures completed a rather large post-frame building. In fact, Brian Eiter of CDA believes it may be the largest post-frame … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Life cycle analysis and cost

Quantifying post frame’s sustainability By Daniel Hindman, PhD. Green building is one of the most dynamic market forces in construction today. Post-frame buildings are considered sustainable, but until very recently little documentation existed on the energy efficiency and the reduced … Read more »

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Educating the masses … on post-frame

Growing post frame’s marketshare with PFMI By Larry Edema, Chair, NFBA Board of Directors I believe that educating the design community about post-frame construction — and reaching out to these professionals in every possible way — is the right direction … Read more »

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