NARI of Madison, Inc. Mission Statement & Vision

NARI's Big Audacious Goal:

All Remodelers will want to be part of NARI and customers will insist on contracting with our members. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry, the “Voice of the Professional Remodeling Industry TM,” is the nation's only not- for-profit trade association specifically dedicated to the professional remodeling industry. NARI promotes ethical and sound business practices for the benefit of the industry and America's homeowners.

NARI was formed in 1982 by the merger of the former National Remodeling Association and the National Home Improvement Council. Today more than 100,000 individuals, associated with 7,000 member companies, contractors and suppliers, throughout the United States and Canada belong to NARI. The majority of these companies belong to one or more of the local Chapters of NARI. Many others belong as National Members, ie., major national or regional manufacturers and suppliers of building products and services.

Code of Ethics

Each member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry is pledged to observe high standards of honesty, integrity and responsibility in the conduct of business:

  1. By promoting in good faith only those products and services which are known to be functionally and economically sound, and which are known to be consistent with objective standards of health and safety.
  2. By making all advertising and sales promotion factually accurate, avoiding those practices which tend to mislead or deceive the customer.
  3. By writing all contracts and warranties such that they comply with federal, state, and local laws.
  4. By promptly acknowledging and taking appropriate action on all customer complaints.
  5. By refraining from any act intended to restrain trade or suppress competition.
  6. By obtaining and retaining insurance as required by federal, state, and local authorities.
  7. By obtaining and retaining licensing and/or registration as required by federal, state, and local authorities.
  8. By taking appropriate action to preserve the health and safety of employees, trade contractors,clients and the public.

Our Core Purpose

NARI strengthens the professionalism of the remodeling industry to build public trust.

Our Core Values

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry is committed to being:

Professional - Ethical, honest and committed to excellence.

Welcoming - Inclusive of many views and respectful of free expression and open communication.

Resourceful - Informed, knowledgeable, and flexible. Driving innovation through appropriate risk taking.

Member Focused - Focused on NARI members' success and profitable growth through a strong return on investment of their NARI membership.

Volunteer Driven - Engaged members with a passion to serve the industry and ensure the success of remodeling for future generations.

Our Goals

All remodelers will want to be part of NARI and customers will insist on contracting with our members. We realize this goal through:

Recognition - NARI will be acknowledged as the only association representing the best interests of remodelers and their clients.

Reputation - NARI members will be recognized by remodeling consumers as leaders of the industry and the professionals of choice.

Quality - NARI members will consistently deliver high quality remodeling projects that ensure housing stock is safer, more comfortable and secure.

Advocacy - NARI will be the driving force for sustained success in a remodeling market characterized by a regulatory environment conducive to successful business, properly licensed professionals, safe and secure houses, and better communities.