“While the average member gets more than double their dues investment in return, the greater cause is unity and support of our industry and the right to earn a living.”
PA One-Call: Whether you are a builder or associate member, the PA One-Call Annual fee of $150 is covered. Just send your unpaid invoice to the association office.
Member Rebate Program: This is a program brought to you by our state association, Pennsylvania Builders Association (PBA). The average rebate our members received for reporting products that they use on a regular basis was $439.
Access to UCC Consultant: This service provided by PBA to our members has proven to be invaluable to many members. Good, accurate answers are difficult to come by but you have access to the expert in the state.
Access to Regulator Consultant: The PBA Governmental Affairs department has a regulatory expert who is available to answer questions exclusively for our membership.
Legislative Consultants/Lobbyists: The LVBA has a local firm acting as a consultant who identifies issues in our two county area that could impact our businesses. You are represented by this type of service locally, statewide and nationally.
Website and Annual Printed Membership Directory: As a member you receive free listings in both directories along with your website and email address. The website information is hot-linked to go directly to your site. The association website provides an opportunity for consumers to go direct to your company.
Spring Home Show at Stabler Member Discount: Membership in the LVBA rewards you with a $225 per booth discount in the largest home show in a 50 miles radius. As space becomes available, members are given priority.
Free Legal Research through NAHB: The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is part of the dues package and entitles membership to use their services. One of the most popular for members is the free legal research.
14 National Companies Offer Discounts: Members are eligible for significant discounts on everything from vehicle purchase discounts, rentals, computers, hotels to office supplies and gasoline. This one item can save you significant money.
Access to Workers Comp Plan Customized for Builders:
The PBA Workers’ Compensation Program is an alternative market program established by the Pennsylvania Builders Association in 1999 to help members leverage their group buying power to save on workers’ compensation costs. The program is only available to association members and since inception has grown to nearly 600 accounts with almost $9 million in premium volume.
PBA Workers’ Compensation Program participants don’t:
- Experience large surprise audits
- Pay the same high work comp premium when business is slow
- Burden operating cash flow with a large down payment of premium
PBA helps businesses compete with the parallel pay® program offered, allowing members to pay insurance premiums as they go, automatically through payroll service or manually as they pay employees.