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NAHB-Produced Programs on HGTV and DIY This Week

The NAHB Production Group produces weekly television shows on HGTV and DIY for consumers. The following is the latest lineup:

"Rock Solid" on DIY

Episode: "Walkway Revamp"

• May 24, 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
• May 25, 1:00 a.m. ET/PT
• May 25, 9:00 a.m. ET/PT
• May 26, 11:30 a.m. ET/PT


Stone guys and hosts Dean Marsico and Derek Stearns transform an ugly concrete and asphalt walkway into a welcoming stone path for a home in Braintree, Mass. It's a project with broad appeal. Upgrading a walkway can immediately enhance a home. Using thermal faced bluestone, perfect for paving walkways, Dean and Derek take this 30-foot walkway from a muddy mess to an elegant entrance.

"Assembly Required" on DIY

Episode: "Deltec Round Kit Home (Part 1)"

• May 28, 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
• May 29, 2:30 a.m. ET/PT
• May 29, 10:30 a.m. ET/PT


Join a Virginia build crew onsite as they begin to assemble a round kit home and tackle building prefab for the first time. Visit the factory where every piece is pre-cut and packaged, ready to deliver. Also, meet a family who hopes a round home can help them weather North Carolina storms. 

HGTV Seeking ‘Dream Home’ Builder/Architect Teams

HGTV is seeking developers, builders and architects to create the 2008 and 2009 dream homes for the network’s Dream Home Sweepstakes. To learn more, click here.

About the NAHB Production Group

The NAHB Production Group is a full-service, self-contained, media production unit creating programming for cable television, broadcast television, non-profit, museum and corporate clients. Productions range from magazine format shows for general audiences to museum-installation videos for specialized use.

The production group includes award winning journalists, writers and photographers with experience in broadcast, documentary and corporate television.

NAHB Kit Gives Builders Back-to-Basics Tips in Cooling Market

With the current cooling of the nation’s housing market expected to persist into next year, NAHB has developed a comprehensive online toolkit geared to providing association members with information that will help them prosper in today’s changing business environment.

To access the “Back to Basics” toolkit, you must be an NAHB member and have a login to www.nahb.org. To create a login, go to www.nahb.org/login or click on the log-in button on the main menu bar of the NAHB Web site.

For assistance, call the NAHB Member Service Center at 800-368-5242.

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