NAHB-Produced Programs on HGTV & DIY This Week
The NAHB Production Group produces three weekly television shows on HGTV and DIY for consumers. The following is the latest lineup:
"I Want That" on HGTV
Episode: "Gifts for the Home, Electric Caddy"
• Dec. 10, 2:00 p.m. ET/PT
• Dec. 15, 11:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Dec. 16, 3:30 a.m. ET/PT
For the special golfers in your life, pick up the first electrical, motorized caddy with a built-in compass. Gourmet dinner kits are the perfect present for home entertaining. Take your holiday parties outside with the outdoor heater that doubles as a trendy bistro table. And take a ride in a small electric car that also uses pedal-power to get around.
"Rock Solid" on DIY
Episode: "Limestone Tile Entryway"
• Dec. 7, 5:00 p.m. ET/PT
• Dec. 9, 11:30 a.m. ET/PT
The stone guys, Derek Stearns and Dean Marsico, cut their Florida vacation short to give Derek's mother a limestone tile entryway. In this episode, they demo the existing ceramic floor, pick out natural stone tile and go through all the steps needed to install it — including setting, grouting and cleanup. Following this project will show how you can make the most of limestone tile in your own home.
"Assembly Required" on DIY
Episode: "Deltec Round Kit Home (Part 1)"
• Dec. 6, 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
• Dec. 7, 2:30 a.m. ET/PT
• Dec. 10, noon ET/PT
• Dec. 12, 5:30 p.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 the middle of 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.