Baum Construction & Development

Remodelers Council Elects Michael Baum of President

Baum Construction & Development reports the council's mission is multi-pronged, focusing on numerous aspects of home construction at one time


Long Beach, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/24/2015 -- The Building Industry Association of Southern California (BIASC) has elected home remodeling industry veteran Michael Baum as the new President of the Remodelers Council. The mission of the BIASC Remodelers Council is multi-pronged.

First, the council serves as a collective voice in the local remodeling industry and participates in the regulatory and legislative process.

Second, the Remodeling Council provides educational programs for the purpose of enhancing the professionalism of local home remodeling contractors. Examples include programs for becoming a Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR), a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS), and a Certified Green Builder (CGB). They also provide helpful information to homeowners on how to select a competent home remodeling general contractor.

Third, the Remodeling Council promotes ethical and professional standards to enhance the image of the remodeling industry.

Lastly, the mission of the council is to increase the quality and value of the homes of the homeowners they serve.

Membership in the Remodelers Council is limited to general contractors (and associates) who meet specific standards for financial responsibility and technical competence, as well as have a track record of fair dealings with homeowners.

Based in Long Beach, CA, Michael Baum has been at the helm of Baum Construction & Development since 1977. Baum is a regular Angie's List Super Service Award recipient-an honor given to the top five percent of service professionals. Michael Baum has dedicated his whole career to putting the client first and has been honored by Angie's List four years running. In addition, he's the best selling author of Sawdust To Satisfaction, a guide that helps homeowners choose a great general contractor.

"I'm honored to be elected to this position and will work to uphold the mission of the council. The Remodelers Council serves an important function in the industry, working to ensure those in the industry and homeowners making use of local remodeling contractors are treated fairly at all times. My whole career has been client focused and this won't change with my new duties. The homeowner will always come first, both with the council and with my company," Michael Baum declares.

About Michael Baum and Baum Construction and Development
Michael is an award-winning general contractor based in Long Beach, CA. He has been the owner and operator of Baum Construction and Development since 1977. Baum Construction and Development services include custom home construction, whole house renovation, room additions, custom kitchen remodeling, custom bathroom remodeling, and historic restorations. Baum Construction and Development has earned the Angie's List "Super Service Award" in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. Baum is the author of Sawdust To Satisfaction, a guide to helping homeowners select a great general contractor.