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Peterborough & The Kawarthas Home Builders Association (PKHBA)

Staff and Board of Directors

About PKHBA

Peterborough & The Kawarthas Home Builders Association (PKHBA) is a non-profit organization, which is organized as a network of local professionals. PKHBA has represented the professional home building industry in Peterborough & The Kawarthas since 1956. Members include new home builders, renovators, sub-trade contractors, service professionals, manufacturers and suppliers of building products and government agencies.

PKHBA members are also members of the Canadian Home Builders Association and Ontario Home Builders Association, which enables us consultation with governments at all levels on policies, programs and legislation that affect the industry and consumers.

PKHBA is built on a vision and commitment – a vision of a progressive, diverse, local community where quality of life is supported through housing and a commitment to support the business success of our members and their ability to provide quality and choice for consumers.

PKHBA works to achieve a healthy business environment for its members. We are committed to a fair and competitive marketplace, where all members have the opportunity to operate their business profitably.

PKHBA works to support the professionalism of its members. We believe that skills, experience and integrity are the cornerstones of professionalism in our industry. We are committed to providing our members with opportunities to learn, grow and take pride in their achievements.

PKHBA works to promote the interests of housing consumers. We believe that all Canadians should have the right to a reasonable opportunity to own their own homes. We also believe that all Canadians have the right to decent, safe and appropriate housing.

“Building Pride In Our Community for Over 60 Years”

Our Vision:

A progressive, diverse, local community where quality of life is supported through housing.

Our Mission:

Our mission is to associate the residential construction industry to create a collaborative, supportive forum to:

  • Facilitate the development of sustainable businesses for our members
  • Advocate for effective government policy
  • Maintain positive consumer experiences
  • Exchange experiences, information and best practices
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2021/2022 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Code of ethics

These responsibilities are freely and solemnly assumed as they form part of an obligation as Members of the Peterborough & The Kawarthas Home Builders Association.

  • Members shall comply with applicable building codes of Canada as a minimum standard for construction and shall work toward its improvement in the interests of structural sufficiency, safety, and health.
  • Members shall plan their sites and homes to conform to the principles of good community planning and support for the environment.
  • Members shall deal justly with their employees, subcontractors, and suppliers of all goods and services.
  • Members shall deal honestly and fairly with their customers and stand behind the quality of their work and service commitments.
  • Members shall exchange information and experience, and encourage research on materials, technical advancements and building techniques in order to provide the best value for their customers.
  • Members shall avoid all conduct or practice detrimental to the house building industry, to the Association, to the good name or reputation of any of its members, or its customers.
  • Members shall commit to continuing learning through human resource policies and practices, including employment practices which treat employees as assets.
  • Members shall actively promote health and safety principles.
  • Members shall treat their competitors, including their property and ideas, with respect.