NAHB Programs on HGTV & DIY This Week
NAHB-produced television shows for consumers on HGTV and DIY:
"I Want That" on HGTV
Episode: "Electronics and Pets"
• Jan. 25, 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 26, 12:30 a.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 29, 1:00 p.m. ET/PT
Home studio musicians won’t be able to wait to get their hands on a new guitar that streamlines music directly into a computer through a USB connection. For gadget gurus on the go, a new solar panel backpack lets you charge small electronic devices wherever you roam. And we haven’t forgotten about your four-legged friends either. A new take on the traditional pet crate will have you saying goodbye to those bulky crates that don’t fit in with your home decor. And when Fido is roaming free in your house, a new cord covering is designed to deter him from chewing on electrical cords.
"Dream Builders" on HGTV
Episode: "Deep Creek Cottage, Terrace House"
• Jan. 28, 10:30 a.m. ET/PT
In this episode, see a cottage for all seasons in western Maryland with lakefront and mountain views. Also, see a Kansas home that recalls the state's prairie past that is designed for today's way of life. Finally, in Ohio, see what it takes to turn unused space into a private playland for kids.
"Rock Solid" on DIY
Episode: "Outdoor Shower"
• Jan. 24, 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 25, 1:30 a.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 29, 9:00 a.m. ET/PT
The stone guys, Dean and Derek, and guest, Joe DiMare, create an outdoor shower on Cape Cod with stylish river rock and glass block.
"Assembly Required" on DIY
Episode: "Geodesic Dome Home"
• Jan. 29, 2:00 p.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 29, 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Jan. 29, 11:30 p.m. ET/PT
One couple decides to build a geodesic dome home and enlists their family and friends to help put it together. The unique design is delivered as a precut and panelized kit that goes up with the guidance of a dome-raising expert. The dome structure also allows the family to make interior customizations to accommodate their personal lifestyle.
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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