Builders and Remodelers Show (BRS)
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When: 8:00 AM
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center | Hall C
1301 Second Avenue S.
Hall C
Minneapolis, Minnesota  55403
United States
Contact: 651-697-1954

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Walk-ins welcome!

February 13, 2019 | 2-7 p.m.
Minneapolis Convention Center | Hall C

Preregistration is closed, but walk-ins are still welcome at the show.

Don't miss the opportunity to see the latest products & services and attend educational sessions at the 2018 Builders and Remodelers Show! 

Admission to the Builders & Remodelers Show (BRS) is FREE!

Who likes waiting in lines? Not you! Fill out your walk-in registration form ahead of time to speed up the process.






This registration is for the Builders & Remodelers Show and allows you on the show floor only. If you would like to attend any educational sessions during the show you can register for them separately HERE.


Registration is open for licensed builders, remodelers, architects, building officials and certified interior designers. View the BRS Attendance Policy .


See the newest and best products and services from more than 200 vendors. Discover new trends, build new relationships, and gain the tools you need to succeed. This is the largest building industry product show in the upper midwest!


Show admission is FREE for all attendees!


NEW this year - no dinner tickets! Heavy hors d'oeurve stations in the exhibit hall will replace the sit-down dinner of previous years. No dinner tickets will be available for purchase or required to receive food. Concessions will also be available for purchase inside the exhibit hall.


February 13, 2019



8 AM to 3:30 PM : Educational Sessions (7 CE Credits) | Register for Sessions Here

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Mechanical Provisions of the 2015 Minnesota Residential Energy Code | Don Sivigny, MN Dept. of Labor & Industry          

This course consists of a review of the mechanical provisions of the Residential Energy Code including heat loss, equipment sizing, combustion, make-up, and ventilation air to provide builders the answers they need to have for permit application and to properly complete the construction of a new residential building. The course will also address the energy requirements for residential plumbing and electrical systems.

12:00-12:30 pm: Lunch (provided)

12:30-1:30 pm 

Cyber Security for Builders: What You Need to Know About Cyber Security Threats and Social Media Attacks | Stephen Yoch, Felhaber Larson 

This course will review cyber security threats and the legal landscape. How to limit risk, respond to cyber security breaches and social media attacks.

1:30-3:30 pm

The How and Why of Exterior Insulation | Ross Anderson, The Energy Network World Wide              

This course will be an in-depth look at the building science behind adding rigid insulation to the exterior of the building. In the first part of the presentation, the instructor will discuss the different reasons for adding insulation to the exterior of the building and discuss the scientific reasons for it. In the second part of the presentation, the instructor will talk through the installation and use case study examples.

2-7 PM : Show Floor Opens

Explore the show floor and visit over 200 exhibitors!



“What keeps me coming back to BRS each year is that there are a lot of vendors in one place and it’s a good opportunity to find information that you may not know about. Takes just a few hours of your time, plus the food’s good—it’s well worth it!”

- John Phillips | Image Carpentry & Home Improvement, Inc.


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View photos from last year here


Cancellations received in writing on or before February 6, 2019 are fully refundable. No refunds will be allowed after February 6, 2019. Non-payment or non-attendance does not constitute cancellation. Substitutions may be made at any time for confirmed registrants.  Notice of substitutions must be made in writing and sent to:


Casual audience photographs and/or video may be taken and utilized for marketing purposes. By nature of your attendance, you are granting permission for your image to be used for our promotion as we see fit.


Thanks to our Sponsors:


BATC-Housing First Minnesota

2960 Centre Pointe Drive
Roseville, MN 55113


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Our Mission

As the leading voice for builders and remodelers, we help our members build their businesses through marketing, advocacy and industry connections.

Our Vision

To be as vital in government and politics as we are to Minnesota’s economy.