NAHB-Produced Shows on HGTV & DIY — This Week
"I Want That!" on HGTV
Episode: "Floating Vacuum, Heated Bathtub"
• Aug. 31, 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 1, 12:30 a.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 4, 1:00 p.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 4, 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 5, 12:30 a.m. ET/PT
If anything could make housework fun, it might be a hovering vacuum cleaner. Check out a vacuum that floats on a pocket of air and find out why this makes for a better floor cleaner. Tired of running a hot bath only to have the water cool before you make it to the tub? A new heated bathtub keeps a hot bath hot. Plus, a new kind of stud finder instantly pinpoints the center of a stud and makes hanging heavy objects safer. And a modern, minimalist high chair could have your baby sitting pretty.
"Dream Builders" on HGTV
Episode: "Pagoda House, Mission Modern"
• Sept. 4, 9:30 a.m. ET/PT
A Pagoda-style house makes itself at home on a Maryland hillside. A contemporary row house puts a new spin on San Francisco architecture. A Virginia cottage with an isolated feel hides some high-tech wiring features. And a 25-foot grain silo helps families turn up the heat in their suburban Washington, D.C., community.
"Rock Solid" on DIY
Episode: "Concrete Countertop"
• Aug. 31, 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 1, 12:00 a.m. ET/PT
• Sept. 4, 9:00 a.m. ET/PT
Dean and Derek, along with guest Hannah Black, of Architectural Concrete Specialties, combine their creative forces to build a stylish concrete kitchen island. From mixing the mud to precise installation to a polished finish, they demonstrate the steps to building a concrete countertop. They explain how to form a countertop mold like the experts, how to reinforce the base so that it will hold up under the concrete and how to decide the proper ingredients for the desired look.
"Assembly Required" on DIY
Episode: "Deltec Round Kit Home (Part 2)"
• Sept. 4, 2:00 p.m. ET/PT
Catch up with a Virginia build crew as they raise a round roof and wrap up the build. Also find out how one North Carolina family made out custom-designing and general contracting their own Deltec home. Even when it's prefab — "doing-it-yourself" can be tougher than expected.
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.
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