Many people have never been to a home show, and many people don?t even know what a home show is. But if you own a home, or plan to someday, home shows are a great source of knowledge, expertise and advice.
Home shows and home and garden shows bring together information from local and national companies, top industry experts, hundreds of cutting edge ideas for your home and garden and an opportunity to save big dollars on almost any project. Whether you want to turn your master bath into a relaxation spa, your yard into additional living space, or learn more about energy efficiency, shows provide all the tools to get it done. If you have challenges with any of your living spaces, you will find solutions at a home show. Home shows in your community will offer hands-on exhibits relating to kitchens and baths, interior design, lawn and garden, pool and spa, building and remodeling products, and green products. Home Shows often also offer a bonanza of fun, fabulous features you can?t find anywhere else.
What will you actually see at a home and garden show? Hundreds of hands-on displays of the newest products, plus the experts to answer any questions you may have about these products, as well as the latest trends. Fabulous features ranging from massive gardens especially in a Flower Show, celebrity speakers, complete homes, national touring exhibits and family fun activities ? many will have you saying WOW. Professional speakers provide unbiased information on almost all home related topics. Factory and local experts can provide solutions to your challenges. If you?ve never visited a Home Show, Flower Show, or Home and Garden Show, you will be amazed at the experience you?ve missed all these years.
If you live in the St. Louis area, discover the 32nd Annual Builders Home & Remodeling Show, October 12-14 at the St. Charles Convention Center. The Show, produced by the Home Builders Association of St. Louis and Eastern Missouri, offers free admission and free parking. Attendees can visit 250 companies in 350 booths on two levels. The show saves you time and money and is the place to find information, products and services for your home. Improve your home, inside and out, with help from national and local celebrity experts. Attend a variety of seminars at the Home Idea Stage. Jeff Holper, The Mole Hunter, will help you rid your yard of moles and other pesky creatures. Grilling Gurus, Mad Dog & Merrill, present grilling spiced with humor in seminars that demonstrate their motto, ?If you can cook it, you can grill it.? Television celebrities and grilling experts, they have traveled the country for more than 32 years entertaining and educating backyard enthusiasts about the finer points of grilling.
Shop for hand-made local goods at the Show?s first-ever Craft Market. Items may include cards, copper creations, jewelry, barrettes, purses, clothing, candles, soaps, bird houses and feeders, and much more. Attend floral design seminars full of fun, innovative ideas presented by Walter Knoll Florist?s world-class design team at the Walter Knoll Holiday Floral Stage. Don?t miss the 4th Annual Mills Apple Festival, presented by Mills Apple Farm, for fun fall festivities. Enjoy free samples of apples, apple pie and cider. Purchase ?made from scratch? apple pies, turnovers, cookies and other delicious treats ? plus a variety of apples fresh from the orchards in Marine, Illinois. There will be free pumpkins and pumpkin painting for kids 12 and under while supplies last ? as well as games and temporary tattoos!
Show hours are 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 and 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 14. For more information, visit STLHomeShow.com.