Custom Building Central

Custom Building Starts Here.

Open to all IBS registrants, Custom Building Central is designed for high-end custom-builders and architects who cater to this discerning market.

Find specialized seminars, activities and other professionals who are focused on the multitude of details that come with building custom homes and the unique challenges that brings. Custom Building Central offers a variety of opportunities to network, attend workshops and gain perspective from experts. If you are involved in custom building, you should plan to attend.

  • Mix and mingle with your fellow custom home builders!

  

What is going on at the show for custom builders?

For details of these programs, click on the title.  Use the Education & Event Search to see all programs in Custom Building Central, all education sessions in the Custom Building & Remodeling track and all events and education of interest to custom builders.

Custom Building Central Schedule

Tuesday, January 20
Wednesday, January 21
Custom Builders Luncheon
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thursday, January 22
Tuesday, January 20 Wednesday, January 21 Thursday, January 22
Custom Builders Meet & Greet Breakfast
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Custom Builders Meet & Greet Breakfast
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Custom Builders Meet & Greet Breakfast
7:30 am - 8:30 am
Custom Builders Can Manage Customer Expectations
9:30 am - 10:15 am
Expand Your Business Through NAHB’s Builder & Green Building Designations
8:45 am - 9:45 am
Easy Documents & Specifications that Work
10:00 am - 10:45 am
It's Not Warranty, It's Customer Service - Custom Builders & Customers After Move-in
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Home Building & the Internet of Things
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Custom Builders Lunch & Learn - Relationships with Designers & Architects
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NAHB Custom Home Builder of the Year Award Luncheon
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
11 Social Media Mistakes: Are You Avoiding Them All?
11:00 am - 11:45 am


Guiding Customers Through Pre-Construction
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Custom Builders Luncheon
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Avoiding Custom Customer Stress During Construction
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Developing Relationships with Influencers
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm


Custom Builders Mix & Mingle Happy Hour
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Managing the Connected Home of Tomorrow Today
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm




Custom Builders Mix & Mingle Happy Hour
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


         

                   

Custom Building Central is produced by the NAHB Custom Home Builders Committee. The NAHB Custom Home Builders Committee represents builders who specialize in the planning and design of custom homes. The committee creates strategic alliances that educate builders in areas related to custom homes and reviews proposed NAHB resolutions and policies as they specifically relate to custom home building. Learn more!