A powerful voice for the home building industry

The Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association (CVHBA) invites you be a part of our member-driven association. Any business who is involved in the home building industry or wants to do business within the homebuilding industry is welcome to apply for membership as either a Builder Member or an Associate Member. All members go through a screening process, have business insurance and are approved by the Board of Directors.


A Builder Member is a company that holds a Dwelling Contractor license and is engaged in the business of building or remodeling homes, multi-family units, schools, commercial buildings and other structures in the Chippewa Valley. The designated Member of Record* must hold a Dwelling Contractor Qualifier license. Cost: $550 per year


An Associate member is a company that is engaged in a trade or profession related to building in the Chippewa Valley (i.e. insulation, painting, flooring, title work, financing, etc) or wants to do business within the building industry (i.e. printers & signage companies, insurance, retirement, etc). Cost: $550 per year

*The “Member of Record” is the main contact designated to receive all email & written communications, is listed in the directory as the contact person and is in charge of the CVHBA membership account. Any employees within a business can receive email communications, attend events and serve on committees.

Do you have employees who want to be more involved?

We have an affordable Affiliate membership option for employees and/or co-owners.


An Affiliate member is an employee of a Builder or Associate member company. An Affiliate member is listed in the directories, can chair a committee and will receive all mailed communications. If you are interested in an Affiliate Membership, please contact our office at 715-835-2526 or email info@cvhomebuilders.com for an application. Cost: $85 per year

Why Join?

  • Grow Your Business
    We offer numerous opportunities to help you grow your business.  From our signature events (Parade of Homes and Home and Garden Show) to a variety of marketing opportunities to networking events, there's an option that will help you grow your business.
  • Connect with other industry professionals
    There are monthly networking events that provide opportunities to connect with others in the building industry.  Some of these events include Builder After Hours, golf outing, summer picnic, and more!
  • Enhance your professional image
    All members of the CVHBA have the right to include our logo & name in your marketing materials. All members go through a screening process, have business insurance and are approved by the board of directors. This helps elevate our members in the community and adds prestige and credibility to your business.
  • Keep more money in your pocket
    There are numerous ways to save money through discount and rebate programs, a free attorney hotline, and $12,000 worth of building and remodeling contracts and forms that are free for members to use!
  • Stay up to date on changing regulations
    We are committed to keeping our members up to date on government changes that affect you. We work hard at national, state and local levels to keep costs down and focus on regulations beneficial to the building industry.
  • Increase your knowledge and earn CEU's
    Get your Dwelling Contractor Qualifer (DCQ) CEU credits or expand your business knowledge at one of our educational seminars. We offer 6 CEU credit hours each year for the DCQ and offer other business-related courses each year to help you be successful in areas such as marketing, social media, risk management, legal, business planning, etc.
  • 3-in-1 Membership
    When you're a member of the CVHBA, you're also a member of the Wisconsin Builders Association (WBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Many of the benefits described come directly from the WBA and NAHB.

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