About National Kitchen & Bath Association

As the only trade association dedicated exclusively to the kitchen and bath industry, the National Kitchen & Bath Association is the leading source of information and education for all professionals. NKBA aids industry professionals through NKBA University and professional development courses that raise the bar for the kitchen and bath professionals. In addition, NKBA offers certifications in design for individuals that pass written exams and who have proven themselves through years of experience. These programs ensure our businesses will have a strong talent pool in the future. With 71 chapters throughout the United States and Canada, our association acts as the glue that holds the industry together with peer networking from community to community.

Become a NKBA Member

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Consumer Information

The National Kitchen and Bath association is a growing non-profit trade association with more than 36,000 members. We've led the kitchen and bath industry for over 40 years by providing resources for consumers and industry professionals. Not only does NKBA host the world's largest trade show, the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show & Conference (KBIS), offer educational programs, but we also enhance the success of our members by promoting professionalism and ethical business practices. In order to benefit consumers, our association monitors national and state legislation to protect the industry, our members and consumers.

Need more information about why NKBA members are the most skilled professionals in the industry? NKBA Professional Development Courses raise the bar for kitchen and bath professionals.

NKBA Kitchen and Bath Design Certifications are based on written examinations and extensive industry experience. NKBA Certifications let consumers know that their designer's professional skills have been independently evaluated and tested that they are committed to improving these skills through ongoing education and professional development.

With 71 chapters throughout the United States and Canada, the National Kitchen and Bath Association is the ultimate source for kitchen and bath resources and the primary means of uniting the industry!

NKBA National website: www.nkba.org

Our Chapter

We have a very active chapter that is driven by people like you. We are continually looking for new volunteers, sponsors and fresh ideas to help better service your community.

Please attend one of our chapter meetings or events to experience how becoming a member of NKBA can benefit you and your company.

Meet Our Council

Our Mission
The NKBA Puget Sound Chapter will be recognized as the most professional and exciting resource for kitchen and bath design, installation, products and services by our members, industry partners and consumers.


  • Recognition as Experts in Our Industry
  • Create a Chapter marketing plan that targets key audiences
  • Build awareness among our target audiences
  • Attract new and involve existing membership
  • Promote value of membership
  • Promote Chapter's needs at the National Level
  • Open communication between National and Chapter
  • Provide quality content at meetings