It’s that time of year again, Ausinites! Austin NARI’s 17th Annual Tour of Remodeled Homes is right around the corner happening on September 24th and 25th from 10 am-6 pm.
Are you considering a home remodel? Curious about what kind of transformation is possible within your home’s layout? Curious what kitchen design trends may speak to you and your family’s needs? Do you simply LOVE home design and decor? Then, you CANNOT MISS this beloved event happening on Saturday, September 24th and Sunday, September 25th 2022!
Why, you say? Keep on reading to understand WHO Austin NARI is, WHAT the Tour of Remodeled Homes encompasses, and WHY it’s become one of Austin’s most-beloved home tours!
Who is Austin NARI?
NARI is a not-for-profit trade association with more than 50 years of industry experience. NARI has over 7,000 members nationwide and over 300 in the Austin area.
NARI represents professional remodeling contractors, product manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, trade publications, utilities and lending institutions. The association is committed to enhancing the professionalism of the remodeling industry and serving as an ally to Austin homeowners. NARI is dedicated to being the best resource for knowledge and training in the remodeling industry. Together, Austin NARI helps construct the dreams in homeowners’ lives.
To put it simply, Austin NARI is a matchmaker for Austin homeowners and qualified remodelers or other trade professionals.
What is the Tour of Remodeled Homes?
The Tour of Remodeled Homes is a two-day event where Austinites get to peek behind the curtain of several stunning Austin-area homes that have gone through beautiful transformations at the talented hands of Austin NARI Members.
Why Should Austin Residents and Homeowners Attend?
This tour has been deemed the “most relevant” homes tour in Austin because it is the best way to see, touch and truly experience what could be possible for homeowners right here in Austin, TX. Ticket holders tour each home, get their questions answered by the builders themselves, gather inspiration and overall, get a better understanding of the remodel process first-hand.
This coveted two-day experience should be a must-do on Austin resident’s fall calendar for a few reasons.
The Tour of Remodeled Homes offers Austin homeowners a realistic view of what is possible for their home. Attendees experience real-life home transformations in Austin, learn about how each homeowner’s vision was brought to life, each challenge was overcome, and get a true understanding of what it takes to achieve their home remodel goals. Fun fact, sometimes these homes are in the attendee’s neighborhood, sometimes next door and even have an identical floorplan to that of their home. Talk about Pinterest in REAL LIFE!
2. Talk with the Pros Themselves
Attendees have multiple opportunities to speak with the remodel professionals themselves, on-site at each home and not only the builder – oftentimes, a few of the trade professionals involved in the project will be on site as well. This type of face-to-face interaction is invaluable as it serves as a first step for so many considering the significant investment in a home remodel in Austin. Not to mention, this can be a fantastic qualifying process to seek out the most qualified builder for their home project.
Face-to-face interaction with the builder on the tour allows residents to get to know the builders, their work, and their processes to understand whether they could be a good fit for their home project. Just imagine, hours of on-line searching for remodelers could be avoided with one fun-filled and inspiring weekend at the Austin NARI Tour of Homes!
3. Neighborhood Research
The Tour of Remodeled homes gives visitors the opportunity to learn more about key neighborhoods in the Austin area. Perhaps you have always wondered about living in a certain Austin neighborhood, but needed to see and experience it for yourself? The Tour of Remodeled Homes is an excellent opportunity to experience multiple Austin communities with your own eyes and decide if one could be a good fit for you and your family.
4. Remodel Inspiration
Gather fantastic inspiration for your next remodel or home design refresh by visiting 9 stunning homes throughout ATX! The Tour of Remodeled Homes is a place to experience beautiful home transformations. The design envelope is always being pushed, allowing you to see, touch, and experience the latest and greatest home remodel inspiration and design innovation.
5. Help Thy Neighbor
This year, 15% of our ticket sales from the Austin NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes will go towards our member’s commitment to the Bliss Curlee Community Service Project. After an unfortunate accident last November and an arduous ongoing recovery process, Austin community member, Michael Curlee now spends his days in a wheelchair. His house was built in the 1970s thus, in need of significant structural changes to accommodate his wheelchair and overall, afford him livability within the walls of his own home. Austin NARI has volunteered to redo his home entrance, all flooring, remove several walls, relocate plumbing, and remodel his living spaces to ensure they are handicapped accessible.
The beauty of the Tour of Remodeled Homes is that there is a little something for everyone. Interested in a bathroom remodel, the Austin NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes has some stunning examples to check out. Is a kitchen remodel calling your name? Homes on the tour have gone through amazing kitchen transformations providing endless project inspiration. Preparing for a whole-house transformation? We have homes on the Tour that will paint a realistic picture of what it takes to achieve your goals.
The Tour of Remodeled Homes demystifies the home remodeling process and leaves homeowners with an accurate understanding of the process and what they can truly achieve when effectively collaborating with a qualified and trusted building professional.
This Tour only comes around once a year, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to chat with the best of the best and experience these beautiful homes! Grab your tickets at the link below and we will see you there!