2013 Show Highlights
Discover North America’s Largest Home and Garden Event
The co-location of two world class events, Canada Blooms the largest flower and garden festival and the National Home Show, Toronto’s largest home show has created North America’s largest home and garden event.
Spring is in Blooms! Canada’s largest flower and garden festival brings the “Magic of Spring” alive with over 50,000 square feet of feature gardens showcasing over 30 individual landscapers and partners. Spring is a time of rejuvenation, regeneration, romanticism, growth, hope, gardening, beauty, colour and a revival of the soul for Canadians. A special time of year - Come explore and celebrate the magic!
Built by Quality Homes & presented by the Toronto Star
The Smartest Way to Build!
Check out the unique world of modular building with Quality Homes 2,000 -square-foot, three bedroom, three bathroom Dream Home, complete with Dream Garage. Built in a climate-controlled state-of-the-art indoor facility, Quality Homes has been precision building custom homes and cottages across Ontario for over 25 years. A stunning statement of elegance and charm. You might even be the one lucky visitor to walk away with a $10,000 garage makeover!
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While you are visiting the Dream Home, don't forget to fill out a ballot for your chance to win a $10,000 Garage Makeover from Proslat!
***this contest has now closed***
From home organization, to renovation, to master gardeners local experts and HGTV celebrities will offer insight and advice on start-to-finish projects on a plethora topics. Watch, be wowed and walk away with ideas for your own home improvement projects. The Unilock Main Stage, presented by HGTV will feature acclaimed celebrity speakers like HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler and Paul Lafrance. As well, Frank Ferragine and Mark Cullen bring their expertise and passion to inspire and engage the audience.
Click here for our full line up.
Taste the Difference!
IDEA Stage presented by RENO & DECOR Magazine In addition to the main stage, we’ve added a culinary element to the Show to tantalize your taste buds, as well as your other senses at the IDEA stage, presented by RENO & DECOR Magazine.
Click here for our full lineup.
Custom kitchen designed and installed by Sears Home Services, featuring appliances by Kenmore Elite
Hockey Fan Cave
By Jackie Morra Interiors and built by Canada Builds Homes Cottages
The Hockey Fan Cave is the ultimate destination for sports and hockey fans visiting the 2013 National Home Show. The concept was created by Jackie Morra, designer of dream spaces who hopes to encourage people to use the elements of the things they love into their own spaces in an innovative, fun, and inspiring way.
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Urban Barn Design Competition
We are out to find the best in design and décor that our city has to offer! Four local designers will go head to head designing rooms outfitted by Urban Barn. One lucky visitor will win all the furnishings from their favourite room and the winning designer will win a complimentary booth at the 2014 National Home Show!
Click here for more information on our designer's rooms and celebrity judges.
LoveSewing Studio: Stitching's a cinch with easy advice from sewing expert Denise Wild, who will offer up her expertise on DIY sewing projects for the home. Save big bucks and punch up the personality in any room with homemade toss cushions, draperies, and other accessories. With a myriad of fabrics, patterns and techniques to suit any fancy, there's every reason to pick up the thread.
Visit LoveSewing Studio in booth 5239.
Family Day at the National Home Show
Presented by Dominion Lending Centres
Looking for something to do on the last day of the Spring Break? Join us on Opening Day, – Friday, March 15 - for family-friendly fun! Free admission to children and youth, free goodie bags for the first 200 families, and complimentary daycare compliments of Dominion Lending Centres. Special appearance by Bob the Builder & Duke the Dog, plus check out the Children’s Planting Area & the Bienenstock Natural Playground
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Destination Renovation has been one of the most popular events at the National Home Show for the past 10 years. Expert renovators offer unbiased advice and renovating tips in a one-on-one appointment for homeowners. Meet face-to-face with renovators and builders alike for a no-nonsense construction consultation that will save valuable time and money.
Presented by BILD (Building Industry and Land Development). Visit them at booth #1916.
What's Your Design Dilemma?
One-on-one consultations with Interior Designers at What's your Design Dilemma presented RENO & Decor Magazine.
Meet celebrity designers such as: Glen Peloso, Jim Caruk, Jackie Glass, Evelyn Eshun, Erica Gelman, & Vicky Sanderson
Consultation times are:
Monday through Saturday Noon - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
Be sure to stop by the RENO & DECOR booth 5205 to book an appointment. Bring your photos, floor plans and paint samples too!
Canadian breast cancer foundation day
Tuesday, March 19th is Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
Day at the National Home Show.
The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation is launching its 4th year of Yard Sale for the Cure
today! Visit booth #E238
where you can shop the Yard Sale, meet DIY celebs & register to be a Yard Sale Host. Everyone who registers during the show will go home with a brand new Tetley® teapot and will be entered to win grand prizes from RE/MAX and 1-800-GOT JUNK?
Make your way over to the main stage to get great tips & tools for an organized life from Shoana Jensen, learn the basics of shopping a yard sale with Halina Catherine & Melissa Davis, and join Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault as she dishes on how to spot the best curbside finds. Plus, learn about tips & tricks on upcycling old furniture with Janet Hamilton & Staci Edwards on the Idea Stage.
Thursday, March 21st is Sears Day! Visit 1500 sq ft. of Sears Home Services – featuring quality brand name home improvement products & services from Sears in booth 2355
. Enter for your chance to win a Samsung washer & dryer and one of 2- $250 gift cards for Shadomatic.
Tantalize your taste buds, as well as your other senses at the Idea Stage, presented by Reno & Décor with kitchen built & installed by Sears Home Services . Featuring local chefs & décor experts all rolled into one, don’t miss cooking demos, entertaining tips & more!
Toronto star day
Friday, March 22nd is Toronto Star Day! It’s your chance to get up close & personal with columnists such as Vicky Sanderson, Glen Peloso, & Yanic Simard. Each of them will be appearing live on the Unilock Main Stage, presented by HGTV.
Live Green Toronto Pavilion
Live Green Toronto is a City of Toronto program that engages residents and businesses in actions that help green our city and protect our environment. In addition to events, grants, an awards program, and a one-stop website, Live Green Toronto's free membership card gives you discounts on green products and services at more than 400 Toronto businesses. For more information, visit livegreentoronto.ca
Visit the Live Green Toronto Pavilion at the National Home Show to learn how to green your life at home, work and in your community.
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When you visit the
National Home Show you will also receive same-day admission to Canada
Blooms, for outdoor inspiration, blooming ideas and magnificent floral
- Glorious gardens in full bloom,
- Garden Hall Annual Design,
- Horticultural & Floral Competition,
- Seminars, workshops and demonstrations.
...And much, much more.
Please check out the Show Highlights page, or the Canada Blooms website for more information!
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