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: "Chicago Brick Front Entrance"
• March 8, 9:30 p.m. ET/PT
• March 9, 1:30 a.m. ET/PT
• March 9, 9:30 a.m. ET/PT
• March 11, 11:30 a.m. ET/PT
Stone guys and hosts Dean Marsico and Derek Stearns demonstrate a brand new way to set a classic brick when they install reclaimed old Chicago brick on the front steps and landing of a Spanish style house in Orlando, Fla. Using a newly introduced product, Euro Grout, they turn a time consuming process into a time saver. This flexible, trouble-free process makes any stone or brick installation effortless.
"Assembly Required" on DIY
Episode: "Cantilever Prefab"
• March 5, 10:00 p.m. ET/PT
• March 6, 2:00 a.m. ET/PT
• March 6, 10:00 a.m. ET/PT
What does a flood plain in Georgia have in common with a rocky mountain in Washington State? They're both extremely hard sites to build on and require lots of natural preservation. The solution? Design a home that cantilevers. As a Georgia build crew puts together its first pedestal post and beam-style kit home, Washington architect Peter Anderson designs a modern cantilever.
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 the 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.