The custom building professionals at Mt. Tabor Builders, Inc. hope you and your family have a fun and safe Labor Day weekend!
This is the unofficial end of summer. We hope it was a great summer and hope the fall is even better. We know this time of year can be hectic, but we want to remind you that if building a home or major addition is your plan for 2018, plan to start meeting with contractors soon. We look forward to these end-of-year meetings, so we can plan next year’s projects as soon as possible.
Interesting Facts About Labor Day: Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. This year it is September 4th. The holiday honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.
Beginning in the late 19th century, as the trade union and labor movements grew, trade unionists proposed that a day be set aside to celebrate workers. In 1887, Oregon was the first state of the United States to make it an official public holiday. By the time it became an official federal holiday in 1894, thirty U.S. states officially celebrated Labor Day.
Canada’s Labour Day is also celebrated on the first Monday of September. More than 80 countries celebrate International Workers’ Day on May 1 – the ancient European holiday of May Day – and several countries have chosen their own dates for Labour Day.
If you are in need of a custom home builder for your dream home OR need an addition or outdoor living space designed and constructed, contact us at Mt. Tabor Builders in Clear Spring, MD.