KICK OFF FALL AT 2018 VISALIA HOME EXPO

With over 250 exhibits the Home EXPO continues to be the place to go to 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!  Here are some of the highlights of this years show:

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Inspirational Room Displays showcased on new STREET of DREAMS:

  • Expert designers and remodeling contractors, Elements Design Center and Coulter's Flooring America have teamed up to construct a luxurious Living Room and Bathroom.

  • Home redecorating experts, etc-Explore the Collection and Rusti'k Works return this time with a sensational Master Bedroom display combining the best of Magnolia Home Furnishings staged against a backdrop of rustic walls and door constructed from pallets and other recyclables.

  • For a little creative fun, Billy's Creations uses his unique construction materials to create a Man Cave - modeled after Route 66!

  • Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore room display will be filled with refurbished and renewed materials and paint that help homeowners stay on budget while supporting low-cost housing in the South Valley.

  • Home Depot show you how to fill that Backyard Shed with essential power tools, accented by patio furniture and outdoor products. [more…]

HOME AUTOMATION & LIGHTING:  Interstate Lighting will show visitors a variety of beautiful lighting options, explain ways to extend WiFi signals, and demonstrate the latest home automation gadgets like wireless thermometers, home-kit-enabled ceiling fans, shading and security systems – all controlled with mobile devices.  [more…]

DO-IT-YOURSELF IDEAS AND ANSWERS:  On Saturday, take the Home Depot challenge and bring in your questions about routine home improvement projects when the "The Expert is IN".  Whether your task is  BIG or SMALL anyone who poses a question gets a chance to win $100! [more…]

SPACE SAVING SOLUTIONS:  Need to reorganize this fall then 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…]

OUTDOOR LIVING:  Let professional landscapers, like family-owned Gowin Green help with everything from weekly maintenance - picking up those pesky Fall leaves - to customized designs featuring water-wise irrigation, Xeriscape (low-water), hardscape, and innovative water features.  In addition, check out unique Backyard Bars on our Courtyard with patio covers, artificial turf, misting systems,  outdoor fountains and more.  [more…]

HOME IMPROVEMENT & MAINTENANCE:  If it's time to replace windows or glass - of any type - check out the new local owners at Troy's Glass.  And as the winter approaches, take time to have Hickox Roofing restore broken tiles, replace water-damaged wood, and perform gutter cleaning and leak repairs.   [more…]

HOME THEATER, & SOLAR TECHNOLOGY:  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. 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 [more...]

CRAFTS & HOME-BASED RETAIL:  Shop with local crafters, like Dab of Paint who makes whimsical, fun-filled wood cutout holiday decorations or with  Golden Canyon Candles who 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!  And this year Cutie Paws is bringing delicious doggie treats and Judie Odds & Ends will have dog shirts, collars and hats. [more…]

SHOW PRIZES:  Each day of the show, Elite Satellite Services will giveaway a 32" flat screen;  and T-Roxels will present a gift basket with their award-winning olive oil - to selected show visitors.  On Sunday, Home Depot will award a 5-burner Nexgrill, an excellent outdoor grill; and Dab of Paint will giveaway several of their unique holiday wood decorations.  And, Saturday and Sunday, SunRun will provide recyclable bags to the first 100 show visitors.  Be sure to look for the RED STARS for all “Enter To Win” locations [more…]

DELICIOUS FOOD:   New to our food line up is K&K's Hawaiian Kine Grindz serving Hawaiian Plate lunches - inspired by the islands' multiples cultures; and The Ranch Hand Cafe is where you will find get great salads and gourmet sandwiches, like sliced roast pork on artisan bread.  Looking for something to munch as you stroll the show, there will be Gourmet Nuts, Popmaster Kettle Korn, and great desserts from The Chocolate Factory.  Looking for food delivery, then check out Out Of Our Own Backyard for wholesome, locally grown produce [more...]

COMMUNITY MATTERS:  Support Habitat for Humanity's Restore, a buildings material thrift store that sells new and used donated items that fund HFH's home ownership and home repair projects in Tulare/Kings counties.  Talk with volunteers at the Walk to End Alzheimer's booth and register for the two-mile walk happening on October 13th [more...]