Membership has its Benefits!

Online Planroom

The Online Planroom on our website allows you to view any plan, specification or addendum that we have received. The website also allows you to track jobs by specialty, complete measurements and takeoffs, and obtain information on awarded projects. With this service you will be able to see and bid more projects!


Members are able to access all available documents online for preparing bids and/ or printing services using the computer terminals in our planroom. Hard copy plans and specifications are also available in our planroom (for select projects) for members to view during regular business hours. Hard copies may be checked out overnight or over the weekend with prior arrangements at the front desk.

Unum Custom Coverage - NEW!

Choose your benefits and build a customized plan! Options include disability income replacement, life insurance, dental, vision, and hearing coverage, plus programs that connect employees with additional resources for wellness and provide coverage while traveling! Builders Exchange of Michigan members receive a 10% enrollment discount!

Click here for more details.

Contact: Spencer Olson at BHS Insurance by phone 616-261-7395 or email

Trivalent Group Managed Solutions - NEW!

Trivalent Group offers: Managed Cloud Services, Managed Networks Solutions, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery, Professional IT services, Managed Services, and Point-Product Solutions. Now, as a member, your company can receive up to 25% off these Trivalent Group services.

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Contact: Tim Weber at Trivalent Group by phone 616-301-6414 or email

BX GM Program - NEW!

Builders Exchange members get exclusive discounts and cash back incentives on select 2018 & 2017 GM Models including a savings of $6,750 on a 2017 Silverado! This program is open to "non-fleet" customers, meaning no matter if you need one vehicle or 500 the incentives still apply. High mileage lease plans and vehicle maintenance plans available! 

Click here for more details about our 2017 program and here for our 2018 program.


Customized Workplace English Discount - NEW!

The Literacy Center of West Michigan is offering 10% off a customized Spanish class with the purchase of customized ESL instruction. Customized Workplace English (CWE) partners with employers to provide contextualized English literacy training for employees. With literacy services customized to your requirements, content, structure, and scheduling are tailored to the specific needs of each employer. 

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Contact: Chad Patton at 616-459-5151 ext. 44.


Diabetic employees or dependents can receive discounted or free diabetic testing supplies with free home delivery. Diabetics360° is available through BHS Insurance to member companies of the Builders Exchange of Michigan at no additional cost.

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Contact: Spencer at BHS Insurance at 616-261-7395.

OSHA Record Keeping Tool

Members may qualify for a new benefit: a time saving record keeping program available through Lake Michigan Insurance Agency that will enable you to create, track and view injury reports in real-time using the information you are already required to collect.

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Contact: Ken Jansen at 616-234-6983 or Tom Clouse at 616-291-9189.

Verizon Wireless Discount

Up to 22% discount on your Verizon bill for qualifying construction companies.

Contact: Randall Frey at 616-788-3508 and mention your company is a Builders Exchange member.

SuperFleet Program

Receive 5 cents off per gallon at all Speedway locations and 15% off at select Valvoline Instant Oil Change locations. 

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Contact: Vince Gelsomino at 815-409-2355 or email, and mention Builders Exchange of Michigan.

Commercial Insurance

Through our partners at Lake Michigan Insurance Agency, we offer an exclusive commercial insurance program to our members.

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Contact: Ken Jansen at 616-234-6983 to make sure your business is protected!

Employee Benefit Program

"Options you want, benefits employees value, and a process to safeguard current and future growth." Sound enticing? Then tap into these excellent resources offered by our partner, Berends Hendricks Stuit Insurance.

Contact: Spencer at BHS at 616-261-7395.


Unexpected legal issues arise every day. With LegalShield on your side, you'll have access to counsel from experienced attorneys for a small monthly fee. 

Contact: Brent Nevins at 616-446-8602 or by email

RS Means Publication

The Builders Exchange will order RS Means Construction publications at a 20% discount to all members, architects and engineers.

Click here for the order form.

Endowed Scholarship

The Builders Exchange of Michigan has set up an Endowed Scholarship within the College of Technology's Construction and HVACR programs at Ferris State University. Please call the Ferris State University for more information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Momentum Fleet

Builders Exchange members have access to huge vehicle discounts through our Preferred Fleet Program. To take advantage of this program, request a vehicle quote or find out more ways to drive your bottom line.

Contact: Ardene Reilly at 866-834-9166.

Copy and Scan Services

Let us help reduce your workload with our copy services! For a nominal fee, our staff will make copies of the plans and specifications your company orders. These copies can be picked up at our office or delivered right to your door for a nominal fee. Also available are large format photocopiers and scanners that can handle any of your copying and replication needs.

Annual Member Meeting

Our Annual Meeting and luncheon is held in December every year. This is a time for the membership to assemble, socialize and meet the newly elected board of directors. 

Golf League

Our Golf League kicks off in April, and plays at Scott Lake Golf Course every Tuesday evening. League concludes in September with a banquet.

Annual Golf Outing

The Annual Golf Outing is held in July on different courses each year. Your golf day includes lunch and dinner served at the club house along with 18 holes of good times! 

Sporting Clays Shoot Out

The Builders Exchange introduced this event in 1997 with great response! Five person teams compete in a 100 target Sporting Clays, Skeet and Trap shoot. The event is held annually in September. 

Which Website?

If you are a member of The Builders Exchange, Inc. and would like to access the member website, click "Member Login" below. If you:
  • Want to access your FREE Private Projects
  • Have received an ITB and wish to access a project to which you were invited FOR NO CHARGE
  • Want to search for project information(including plans, specs and addenda) that is available for purchase through our exclusive "Projects OnDemand" program
then click "Non-Member Login" below
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