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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)

2018 Legislative Conference

  • Date: March 19 – 21, 2018
  • Washington, DC
  • Join us for a dynamic conference with LBM members from across the United States. We will have opportunities to meet with our political representatives to discuss issues affecting our industry, and lobby for responsible legislation. More information TBA.

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

Please CLICK ON THE BUTTON below or contact our office for details and registration information.

2017 MSLBMDA Year End Party

  • Date: December 15, 2017
  • Time: 6PM – 10PM
  • Cost: $95 per person
  • University of Denver – The Cable Center, 2000 Buchtel Blvd., Denver, CO

Come join industry friends to celebrate the close of an amazing year! Enjoy the festivities with a wonderful dinner, drinks and fellowship as we gather together to honor 2017’s Lumberman of the Year!

  • Cocktail Hour – 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Dinner and awards begin at 6:00 p.m.
  • DU/Dartmouth Hockey Game – 7:30 p.m.
  • (arena is next to the Cable Center – game is optional attendance if you wish to attend – otherwise, we will still be partying at the Cable Center ‘till the cows come home!)
  • Cost: $95.00 per person (dinner and parking)

If you wish to attend the hockey game: $115 per person (includes reserved seating game ticket, dinner, parking)

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