Sylvestre Remodeling and Design is a member of several organizations that exist to promote and serve the needs of dedicated remodeling professionals and their clients.
TEAM MEMBER CERTIFICATIONSJohn Sylvestre: MCR, CKD, CKBR, CLC, CAPS * Kate Post: CKBR, CR * Les Anderson: CLC
CERTIFICATIONS LEGENDMCR: Master Certified Remodeler, National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) CKD: Certified Kitchen Designer, National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) CKBR: Certified Kitchen and Bath Remodeler, National Association of the Remodeling Industry CLC: Certified Lead Carpenter, National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) CAPS: Certified Aging in Place Specialist, National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THE REMODELING INDUSTRY, Minnesota ChapterThe National Association of the Remodeling Industry, or NARI, is the medium for business development, a platform for advocacy and the principal source for industry intelligence. NARI connects homeowners with its professional members and provides tips and tricks so that the consumer has a positive remodeling experience. NARI is an organization of high-quality remodeling professionals. Its members are committed to integrity, high standards, professional education, ethics and market recognition.
Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS).
Formerly overseen by Minnesota GreenStar (MNGS), GreenStar is being run by the GreenHome institute to bring a robust above code renovation, addition & new construction program to the market. This program ensures healthier, more durable homes that save energy and water thus reducing the cost of living and improving comfort. GreenStar is based on the 5 pillars of green; Energy, Health, Water, Materials and Place and how these are affected systematically by the 7 components of a home including, Outdoor/Site, Building Envelope Systems, Mechanicals, Electrical/ Lighting, Plumbing Systems and Fixtures, Finish Materials and Coatings and Waste Management. The GreenHome Institute, a DBA of the Alliance for Environmental Sustainability (AES) is a 501(c)3 non-profit with a mission to empower people to make healthier and more sustainable choices in the renovation and construction of the places we live.