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In order to ensure quality and peace of mind when embarking on a new home or renovation project, it is important to hire a professional. Professional builders and renovators bring skill, judgment and integrity to the job. This will be reflected in both the quality of their work and the quality of their business relationship with you.

Important Things to Remember:

» What Should I Ask a Builder?
» Get it in Writing
» Before you Build
» Before you Renovate
» Request a Renovation Package
» Request a New Home Package

» View the Home Show Exhibitors & Floor Plan

Once you make the decision to build, buy or renovate, the process has only just begun. Are you searching for the right information on products, plans or contractors? Are you wondering about what your options are on different features and upgrades? Wouldn’t it be great to get this all done in one location?

Whether your priority is to find new ways to make your home more energy efficient, or if you are looking at your options for future projects, you will find this and much more at the Nova Scotia Home Builder’ Association (NSHBA) Real Home Show 2012, taking place at the Halifax Forum Complex, March 2, 3 and 4.   

We understand that even small changes can make a big difference, and would like to help you make the right choices for your home. This show offers hundreds of displays featuring, builders, renovators, products, services, suppliers and industry professionals.  

Don’t miss your chance to win great prizes this year, a trip for two to a southern destination or a brand new kitchen for your home. Bring your plans and talk to the professionals. This is an opportunity you don’t want to miss so mark your calendar today!

When: March 2 – 4, 2012

Where: Halifax Forum Complex


  • Friday, March 2: 10 am – 8 pm
  • Saturday, March 3: 10 am – 7 pm
  • Sunday, March 4: 10 am – 5 pm


  • General Admission: $7 / person (print off a coupon and receive $1-off your entrance fee)
  • Children: under 12 are admitted Free when accompanied by an adult
  • Military employees & spouses: Free on Friday (you must have proper identification or be in uniform)

Senior Rate: $6 / person ($5 with coupon) – must be 65 or older and proper identification must be provided.

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