From the SMA Blog

Advertise with the SMA!

Advertise in the Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association (SMA) quarterly newsletter, Stairways!  Take advantage of this member only benefit by advertising your products and services to all SMA email distribution recipients. Reserve your space in the...

Annual Golf Event taking place in Sarasota, Florida

Join SMA members on Thursday, April 25th as they take to the IMG Academy Golf Club for a riveting game of golf.  Network and play a round of golf with fellow SMA members on this 18-hole championship golf course.   Everyone is welcome to participate...

Balustrade Level I is coming to Ohio!

Join the SMA and Carolina Stair Supply as we present the Balustrade Level I Class in Ohio!   Students will participate in a 3-day course with hands-on application.  Don't miss this opportunity to be trained by professionals from the stair...

Address Change

The Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association has changed addresses!  Please update your records to ensure timely delivery of payments, inquiries and other general business.  Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association (SMA) PO Box 448 Dalton, OH...

Join us for the 2019 SMA Annual Conference in Sarasota, Florida

2019 SMA Annual Conference Lido Beach Resort, Sarasota, Florida April 24-28, 2019  Join us in Sarasota, Florida at the Lido Beach Resort for the SMA Annual Conference.  The conference will kick off on Thursday, April 25th with the annual SMA Golf...

2019 StairCraft Awards Competition

The 2019 StairCraft Awards are coming!  Join the competition by entering your designs to vie for one of the coveted awards. Download the2019 Contest Rules, 2019 Entry Formand mark your calendars with these important dates! January 10th: Deadline...

Join the SMA Board of Directors!

The SMA Governance Committee is seeking candidates for nomination to join the board of directors. Thoughtfully nominate yourself or a respected peer as a candidate for election. Place your nomination by email to governance@stairways.org no later than...

REGISTER by 9/1 for the LOUDOUN WORKSHOP to SAVE!

The early registration discount and the hotel block closes on September 1.  REGISTER NOW! and Book your Room.  Don't miss out on what will be an event your fellow members will be discussing for a long time.

Success at the SMA Stair School!

Students Comments: "Very Informative ... I would definitely attend more classes, there were many tricks... I will take home to the guys.""Overall great class.  I hope I get the first opportunity to attend the next level. I'm happy with what I'm taking away from...

Learning in Atlanta – SMA Level I Balustrade Course

The SMA Stair School is well underway with the first course, the fruition of a year long effort and hundreds of volunteer hours.  Stay tuned for the "How they did it" email and how you can take advantage of this training opportunity in the future. Teachers and...