FRESH IDEAS DESIGN STAGE
Our Fresh Ideas Design Stage features presentations from your favorite home improvement and design experts including celebrities from hit design shows, the hottest DIY blogs, and local home and garden pros!
Step outside your back door into your very own sweet escape. Let the experts help you design the perfect place to relax, entertain, and enjoy being at home. Local landscape architects Standard Design & Construction, RB Landscaping, and aquascape designers Just Pondering will inspire you with ideas you never thought possible. Whether you want to relax or entertain, professionals will be on hand to show you how to turn your everyday lawn into a luxurious outdoor living area.
Make It Take It Workshop
Get your hands dirty this year with our free hands-on workshops. Learn directly from the experts, test new products and take home your own creation in this interactive DIY feature.
Sip in Style Pub Sheds
Sip in style at two custom built pub sheds, provided by The Shed Depot of NC, and enjoy wine samples from our featured local winery, Adams Vineyards, and local beer samples from our featured local brewery. All while you get new ideas for backyard spring and summer entertaining!
TheHomeMag is delighted to sponsor the Ask TheHomeMag Aisle at the show. Their exclusive aisle will feature professionals who can assist you with every aspect of your home improvement project, whether it’s a kitchen, bathroom or whole-house remodel. We will even have experts on the aisle to assist with HVAC, garage doors and storage, window cleaning, deck restoration, solar energy, clean water, gutters, and so much more! Look out for the red carpet aisle in the Jim Graham Building.
Friday, April 6, 2018, is Hero Day! We invite Active & Retired Military, First Responders, and Teachers to attend the show free of charge with valid ID at the box office. For your service and sacrifice, we thank you.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Brett is the new carpenter for TLC’s hit show Trading Spaces. He can previously be seen on Discovery Channel's hit show Treasure Quest (season 2) where he is the security & survival specialist for an elite team of treasure hunters on the trail of the Treasure of the Trinity said to be worth as much as $400,000,000.
He got his start in the entertainment business as a stuntman. Brett has done stunt work in feature films, TV shows, TV commercials and print adds. From 2013-2015 Brett hosted the TV Show New Home Source where he would travel the country educating viewers on new building methods and materials, energy efficiency and the future of home building.
In 2014, Brett founded the nonprofit Off The Grid International. OTGi builds clean water and sanitation systems in some of the most remote regions on the planet and also raises awareness for other nonprofits, mission oriented businesses and individuals who are doing amazing and sustainable work in humanitarian aid and environmental relief.
Brett is also a songwriter and guitarist and plays in a band in Austin, Texas with his brother Chase. "The Tutor Brothers" music can be found on iTunes and the music video "Fire Fly" is on their website.