Get Connected & Grow Your Business
Since 1945, PBA has been a widely respected voice for the residential construction industry. We are an organization run by members FOR members.
Our success is not possible without the active engagement of our members. If you are involved in the home building industry, we invite you to join our dynamic group of members across the state working on behalf of the industry and the consumer.
BENEFITS OF JOINING THE PBA
Not only does PBA fight for its members in the Legislature, but members also are eligible for a variety of benefits to aid their business and improve their profits.
PBA members have access to fully insured group and individual health insurance, dental and vision benefits, life insurance, AD&D and disability through the Pennsylvania Builders Insurance Program. Members also enjoy dedicated service with a hotline for premium member service. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Workers’ Compensation Program
The PBA Workers’ Compensation Program is an “alternative market program” established by the Pennsylvania Builders Association in 1999 to help members by leveraging their group buying power to save on workers compensation costs. The program is only available to association members and since inception, the program has grown to over 600 accounts with an excess of $8 million in premium volume. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Advocacy and Legislative Efforts
PBA’s Government Affairs department works diligently to advocate for builders and consumers on the Hill, promoting grassroots initiatives, fighting harmful regulations, and promoting beneficial legislation. PBA represents the home building industry at the state level, and often works with individual locals at the municipal level.DOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Discounts and Rebates
PBA members are eligible for a variety of discounts and manufacturer rebates. Through the Member Rebate Program, builders can receive discounts from manufacturers such as Lutron, Delta, Velux, Carrier, and more. The National Purchasing Partners through NAHB provides discounts on products purchased from companies including Sherwin-Williams, Staples, Airgas, Priceline, and others. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
PA One Call Savings
National Discount Program
Education & Training
PBA has partnered with the NAHB and the PHRC as well as other groups to offer educational and training opportunities through webinars and on-site presentations. In addition, PHRC offers speakers to local associations so members can connect with experts on a variety of topics. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Centricity offers a variety of products designed for builders including the classic home warranty programs offering peace of mind for builders and homeowners. Other products include a residential energy guarantee. Builder members who take advantage of Centricity’s competitively priced warranty program will receive a 5% loyalty bonus, and through their participation, will also be supporting their local and state associations. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Small Business Growth Partners
Members are eligible for a FREE 20+ page step-by-step and time-based 12-month plan of action business analysis from Small Business Growth Partners. The review will provide input on areas including marketing, sales, team communication, hiring, financial tracking, and more. The value of this extremely helpful program is over $2,000 but for PBA members, the service is free. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Looking for guidance on how best to put together contracts for projects but don’t have any idea how to start? PBA members have access to a variety of sample contracts that provide examples and general information so you can create comprehensive agreements. Please note that these samples are for general information purposes and not intended to be legal advice. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
Credit Union Membership
All members are eligible to join the Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union (PSECU). Members enjoy free checking, free ATM access, convenient online, mobile deposits, and low loan rates with 30-second loan responses. PBA member who are business owners can also benefit from PSECU’s business account services – or may want to provide credit union membership to their employees as a no-cost benefit. FIND OUT MOREDOWNLOAD THE MEMBERS GUIDE
INSURANCE AND MONEY-SAVING BENEFITS THROUGH BUILDERS SERVICES, INC.
Competitive insurance services provided exclusively to PBA members and their employees through BSI.