COME EXPERIENCE THE VISALIA HOME EXPO

With over 250 exhibits the Home EXPO is your place to get great ideas and quotes for remodeling and redecorating.  This year, we have added many new products and our exhibitors will continue to offer lots of excitement and inducements -- including discounts, show specials, and great prizes!

FEATURED DISPLAY:  “She Shed”: Whether entertaining, gardening, lounging, playing games, grilling, or even working - the backyard is a haven to most homeowners.  This year local merchants  Elements Design Center, Billy Creations and Coulter’s Flooring America are collaborating on refurbishing a Ranch Shed (provided by Tuff Shed) to create a Backyard Escape! [more…]

KITCHEN & BATH REMODELING:   Home Depot will inspire you with a rustic looking “HIS” bathroom and a “HERS” bathroom in modern classic.  And check out the Virtual Reality Display by Dreamline - a company who specializes in shower door enclosures.  If now is the  time to upgrade your kitchen, grab your plans, photos, and ideas and come talk with Lu Granite & Cabinets who will help you choose from the largest selection of granite & quartz countertops, cabinets, and laminate flooring. [more…]

SPACE SAVING SOLUTIONS:  Fall is a great time to make better use of inside and outside space so consider two innovative solutions.  Drawer & Shelf Solutions has a patented system that allows easier access to items stored in your existing cabinets.   Overhead Storage Solutions has ceiling storage racks that are engineered to hold hundreds of pounds of weight in order to maximize wasted space in your garage! [more…]

HOME FURNISHING:  Need room for one more during Fall family get-togethers?  Then consider a Murphy Chest Bed from Comfort Zone Sleep Gallery.  These attractive solid wood cabinets look like a credenza when closed but open to reveal a queen size bed with a memory foam mattress which offers your guests an exceptional night’s sleep.   If music is your second love, check out the “high tech” instruments at Fresno Piano Gallery that effectively "gamify" the piano experience, using game-like elements to inspire users to instantly play their favorite songs.  [more…]

HOME IMPROVEMENT & MAINTENANCE:  As the winter approaches, take time to have Hickox Roofing restore broken tiles, replace water-damaged wood, and perform gutter cleaning and leak repairs.   And find out about a great new program being offered by Home Depot - HD's Maintenance, Repair, Operations  (MRO) includes coverage for plumbing, HVAC, and electrical. If you’d rather do it yourself - don’t forget that Home Depot rents everything from hand tools to bobcats.  [more…]

DO-IT-YOURSELF AND Q&A WORKSHOPS:  Home Depot will present hourly workshops on topics including:  Installing a vanity and toilet; Choosing and installing tile (wall, floor, and shower), Upgrading bathroom lighting (styles, trends); and Selecting the right paint for each room of the house.  Get all of your questions answered before staring your next project! [more…]

TECHNOLOGY & MOBILE DEVICES:  One Sun Solar Solutions debuts a solar charger that juices your electric vehicle off the grid.  Solar Maintenance Pros offer professional panel cleaning to help you get the most out of your solar system. Elite Satellite Services will show you how to save money when you sign up for Direct TV deals, like the new AT&T wireless packages or an NFL Sunday Ticket.  [more…]

CRAFTS & HOME-BASED RETAIL:  Shop with local crafters, like Dab of Paint who makes whimsical, fun-filled wood cutout holiday decorations; or Alea Mari who brings a unique line of Southwestern jewelry.  Golden Canyon Candles will feature candles, fresheners, and home décor accessories.  And let the reps from Lularoe show you their very popular and comfortable women’s dresses and skirts.  For children’s books, toys, gadgets see discounted items from Collective Goods (formerly Books are Fun) [more…]

KIDS ACTIVITIES: On the Plaza Courtyard, children are invited to paint tiles at Home Depot’s Kids Clinic, and if they need a new activity this fall, sign them up for the classes with Central Valley Martial Arts (CVMA) [more…]

PETS: Support the Valley Oak SPCA and adopt a rescue dog while you are at the show! [more…]

SHOW PRIZES:  Enter to win great prizes including: a Queen Size REM Sleep System, a Bathroom Vanity Combo (Home Depot), Tim McGraw & Faith Hill SaveMart Concert Tickets (Elite Satellite Services), Amazon ECHO (Lu Granite & Cabinet), Ring Video Doorbell (Hickox Roofing), Luna Umbrella Light with Bluetooth Speakers (The Patio Place), Holiday Wood Decoration (Dab of Paint), and Party Cooler Bags (Tucoemas Federal Credit Union). Remember to look for the RED STARS for all “Enter To Win” locations [more…]

DELICIOUS FOOD:   Sadie Mae’s Catering will be serving up great BBQ and delicious sides;  Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream returns with a full lunch menu and ice cream, and Big Kahuna’s Shaved Ice joins the show on the Plaza Courtyard.    For take home ideas, see the variety of sauces, mustards, salsas, rubs, olives and jellies at Papa Joe’s Spicy Products, and find healthy, Mom-friendly, time-saving freeze-dried meals at Thrive Life. [more…]

COMMUNITY MATTERS:  Support Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore, a building materials thrift store that sells new and used donated items at discounted prices to support Habitat for Humanity’s home ownership and home repair projects in Tulare and Kings Counties.    Talk with the volunteers at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s booth located on the Plaza Courtyard and register for the two-mile walk which takes place on October 14th. [more…]