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HGTV & DIY Network Designers and Contractors

HGTV & DIY Network Designers and Contractors

HGTV, DIY Network, TLC and many other cable channels keep pumping out the next design stars, real estate mavens and building experts. Here are our favorites.

Amy Devers – Artist, Designer, TV Host

Amy Devers – Artist, Designer, TV Host

Amy Devers of the DIY Network shares the behind the scenes secrets from her shows like Fix This Yard and more

Joanie Dodds – Contractor, TV Host and Fashion Model

Joanie Dodds – Contractor, TV Host and Fashion Model

A couple months ago I visited the set of Built to Shred and one of the highlights was a happenstance encounter with Joanie Dodds, the host of Run My Renovation on the DIY Network. The Built to Shred crew had raised the bar with their spiral of death ramp and […]

Blog Cabin on DIY Network

Blog Cabin on DIY Network

Blog cabin seems to be one of the most popular shows on the DIY Network and we receive a lot of inquiries from our community looking for more information about the show. Here’s the premise of Blog Cabin according to the DIY Network: Blog Cabin is the groundbreaking multimedia experience […]

Vanilla Ice To Host His Own DIY Network Show

Vanilla Ice To Host His Own DIY Network Show

In probably some of the oddest home reno show news I’ve come across in quite some time, severalsources are stating that Robert Van Winkle, aka early 90′s rap star Vanilla Ice, is set to host his own 10-episode show on the DIY Network. Under the working title “The Vanilla Ice […]

By The Numbers: Upholstery Charts

By The Numbers: Upholstery Charts

Whether you want to spruce up a chair or breathe new life into a couch, DIY upholstering is a great weekend project that can easily add impact to a room without draining your wallet on a new piece of furniture. Jenny from the Little Green Notebook published several upholstery charts, […]

Preparing For Delivery Of Construction Materials

Preparing For Delivery Of Construction Materials

Earlier this week, I came across a humorous anecdote about homeowners who had a huge pile of gravel delivered to their house for an upcoming project. A miscommunication occurred between the two parties, and the monstrous pile of gravel ended up just a few feet in front of the garage […]

Massive Moves on DIY Network

Massive Moves on DIY Network

We thought our move from NYC to LA was harsh. It took two full-vans to pack contents of a 1-bedroom apartment and 3000 sqft design studio. But everything went smoothly and two weeks later we had all of our stuff sans a broken lamp. Tonight on DIY Network 11:30pm/10:30c the […]

Giveaway: Tape Measure from DIY Network

Giveaway: Tape Measure from DIY Network

Show pride in your favorite TV programs with this sharp looking tape measure from Komelon that’s branded with a badge from the DIY Network. As a courtesy to our readers the DIY Network has offered this as a giveaway on our website. The 25′ tape is stainless steel with double-sided […]

Bruce Irving Returns with This New House

Bruce Irving Returns with This New House

We just got word from renovation consultant and former executive producer of This Old House, Bruce Irving, that he’s coming back to television and will be developing a new show called “This New House” that will be shown on the DIY Network and co-hosted by the current TOH host Kevin […]

Tape Measure Madness Giveaway

Tape Measure Madness Giveaway

Now that we all know the secrets of using tape measures, it’s time you add a quality one to your toolbox and the SS Gripper from Komelon courtesy of the DIY Network is one of the best around.

Cool Tools Sweepstakes

Cool Tools Sweepstakes

We hope you caught the Cool Tools holiday blitz that aired this weekend but if not you can still enter their sweepstakes where the winner gets $15,000 cash towards the purchase of tools and gadgets. We could definitely fill out our toolbox with that kind of dough.

Dudley Do-Rights on the DIY Network

Dudley Do-Rights on the DIY Network

This article from the New York Times seems like an advertorial for the DIY Network. But it’s neither complimentary or negative on the programming. The writer simply sits down to 24 hours of the DIY Network and makes a few observations. The key one being:

Win a Log Cabin from DIY Network

Win a Log Cabin from DIY Network

Every season a lucky viewer will win a log cabin from the DIY Network – subscribe to stay updated

DIY Video Tips

DIY Video Tips

The DIY Network has launched a new video section called DIY Kits/DIY Basics. They are short video clips as well as printable instructions covering tips for home improvement, crafts, gardening, woodworking, and your automobile. They are still using the Windows Media player format as opposed to the new flash players […]

Searching Houseblogs Just Got Easier

Searching Houseblogs Just Got Easier

Our friends at Houseblogs.net have just launched a new feature to the site that allows users to search the latest houseblogger entries by topic. It’s now much easier to commiserate with fellow homeowners with leaking roofs or celebrate victories such as kitchen remodels. And if you are a log cabin […]

On Demand DIY

On Demand DIY

If you have Time Warner cable and live in the New York/New Jersey area, you probably have access to their On Demand service which not only includes movies but features from the lifestyle channels of DIY Network and HGTV. There are full-length episodes as well as 10-minute DIY segments. It’s […]