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2017 Products Expo

Sign Up Today For The 2017 Expo!

  • Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017
  • Location: The Denver Mart
  • Show Hours: 11AM - 8PM

Thanks to all of you who attended and participated in our 2016 Expo! We’re looking forward to 2017 and again have a Chili-Cookoff planned between some of our participating vendors from noon - 2PM, and we'll have some goodies to offer that evening from 5-7 PM as well. Another fantastic GRAND PRIZE giveaway for dealers who are present.

Dealers: mark your calendars, invite your contractor customers, and plan on joining us for this premiere industry event! It is the perfect event to bring you together with the people you do business with all year.

Suppliers: With only 16 booths still available, make sure you have your 2017 booth space secured by giving us a call at (303) 793-0859 or (800) 365-0919. Check the website often for further details as they are finalized.

2017 Blue Print & Estimating Workshop

  • Date: December 6 – 7 2017
  • Time: 8:00AM – 5:00PM (Both Days)
  • MSLBMDA Office, Greenwood Villiage, CO
  • 4th Floor Training Room

MSLBMDA will be conducting its popular Blueprint Reading & Material Take-Off Workshop on December 6th and 7th, 2017, at the MSLBMDA Office, 8480 E. Orchard Road, 4th Floor Training Room.

Workshop hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on both days. WBMA’s Executive Director, Casey Voorhees, will provide 2 full days of instruction and discussion of residential construction methods, blueprint reading and material take offs. Attendees will receive hands-on experience figuring an actual set of working drawings.

• Attendees will learn basic blueprint reading by identifying lines, symbols and details while developing an understanding of elevations, floor plans, framing and sectional views.

• Students will be introduced to various residential construction methods and estimating formulas while working on a basic single level home with a trussed roof.

Material covered in the workshop will be:

  • Blueprint Reading Wall Framing
  • Scale Usage Siding & Exterior Trim
  • Estimating Formulas Roof Systems
  • Common Material Applications
  • Hip, Valley & Floor Layout
  • Jack Rafters

Attendees are required to bring a calculator and pencils.

Pricing:

  • Special Rate for MSLBMDA Members - $495 per attendee
  • Non-Members - $695 and must be paid in advance
  • Fees include lunch, course manual, blueprints, architectural and joist/truss layout scale.

Hotels:

  • Best Western Tech Center, 9231 E. Arapahoe Road, Englewood, CO 303.792.9999
  • LaQuinta Inn & Suites, Tech Center, 9009 E. Arapahoe Road, Greenwood CO 303.799.4555
  • (both approximately 10 minutes from MSLBMDA office, most reasonable rates in Tech Center)

MSLBMDA's 2016 Fall Conference

We are headed to the “Land of Enchantment” for our 2016 Fall Conference!

October 6-8

  • El Monte Sagrado
  • 317 Kit Carson Road
  • Taos, New Mexico 87571
  • Phone: 575-758-3502
  • Reservations Toll Free: 855-846-8267
  • Make sure to mention that you are with the Mountain States Lumber Dealers Group

El Monte Sagrado means “The Holy Mountain.” The word “Sagrado” also means “sanctuary.” Indeed, a stay at El Monte Sagrado Living Resort and Spa offers a luxurious and lush retreat from a hectic world. The resort embodies the best that New Mexico has to offer: a timeless, rich blend of cultures. Native American, Mexican, Spanish, and the cultures of the American West are celebrated in beautiful spaces, alongside the indomitable spirit of the peoples, past and present, who have shaped our landscapes.

  • Building a Power Credit Department, Dena Cordova-Jack & Thea Dudley
    • Both saavy veterans of the LBM and Construction Industries
  • Hire The Best Performers. Get The Best Results. Tony Misura, Misura Group LLC
  • Flaws In The Crystal Ball, Dr. Jerry Brown, Former Prof. of Aerospace US Space Foundation
  • The Health of America’s Forests, Joseph A. Duda, Deputy State Forester for CO
  • Distracted Driving—What’s Important to You?, Cole Waddell, Federated Insurance
  • Special Guests: The Honorable US Congressman Steve Pearce (NM-02)
      and Former US Congressman Bob Beauprez
  • Optional trek to the Earthship Project (Off the Grid outside of Taos)
  • Optional Yard Tour of Randall Lumber & Hardware
      Family owned & operated for over 3 generations
  • Relax & enjoy the beautiful El Monte Sagrado Resort & Spa and Taos

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