RI Builder – Monthly Magazine

RIBA publishes an award-winning monthly magazine: the RI Builder, which covers issues and events in the building and remodeling trades. From what’s happening on Smith Hill and Capitol Hill, to new regulations, member news and issues that affect you in your own backyard, the RI Builder delivers the information you need to help you stay abreast of the industry and keep your business running smoothly. Here is an example of some valuable information in a recent issue

The magazine is also a great advertising vehicle. A captive audience of over 1000 member companies will see your advertisement. Members receive discounted rates. For more information on this terrific promotional opportunity, see the advertising information.

May 2023

Membership Directory & Buyer’s Guide, which is distributed to thousands of consumers at our Home Show at the RI Convention Center each Spring, available at RIBA member lumber yards and suppliers, and mailed to consumers on request. For more information on this terrific promotional opportunity, see the advertising information.


The Home Show: Since 1948 RIBA has offered the Home Show, which today takes place every Spring at the RI Convention Center in Providence. The Home Show is attended by thousands of people from southern New England, all interested in building/buying a new home or remodeling/decorating their existing homes. Exhibit your company’s products and services and meet thousands of new clients for one low price. RIBA members receive a 5% discount on booth rates!  Visit RIBAHomeShow.com for information.


RI Builder – Monthly Magazine Archives

Members Login to MemberZone, your direct connection to the Rhode Island Builders Association to read and download current and past issues of the RI Builder Magazine starting in January 2017.  You will also find an assortment of RIBA logos to use for your company stationary or web site.  If you need login credentials please contact Elise Geddes egeddes@ribuilders.org.


The RI Builder is a member benefit.  Past issues are available for non-members to view in the Archives below.  For information on becoming a RIBA member visit our Join page or contact us at 401.438.7400.