Big & Bright!

Don’t miss the 30th Anniversary Texas Home & Garden Show Houston, the premiere destination for all your home improvement needs. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with qualified home improvement experts, find huge savings with more than 300 exhibitors, and even test out products for your home.

February 12 -14 at NRG Center you’ll find inspiration and ideas for your next big project and the experts you need to get the job done!

For big bright ideas you have to get down to the 30th Anniversary Texas Home & Garden Show Houston!

Ticket Costs:
Adults: $10.00
Military: $8.00
Senior: $8.00
Children 14 and under: Free

Hours:
Friday: 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am to 5:00pm

Location:
NRG Center
One NRG Park
Houston, TX 77054

Other Information:

Directions & Parking

 

AT THE SHOW

Experts

Meet With Experts

This show is the best place to meet with your local contractors and home improvement specialists. Learn about everything you need to know about your next home improvement adventure from the experts at the Greater Houston Builders Association. Get a chance to meet several remodeling contractors like All Star Construction, Artisian Home Services, and Power Home Remodeling Group. And if you’re looking to build your own home meet with great new construction builders like Built Green Custom Homes and the Owner Builder Network.

 

Workshop

Workshops

Texas Home and Garden will be bringing you several interactive workshops. Build your very own butterfly or herb garden to take home. Our garden workshops, led by Janice Brown of Girl on the Grow, are great for the whole family! You can also get up-to-date on all the new Texas firearm laws and learn how to best defend your home from Ross “Pistolero” Asher. Workshops have limited seating, follow on-site instructions for participation guidelines.

NaturalGas

CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace

At the CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace attendees can learn about natural gas grills, lights, logs, fireplaces and more by chatting with participating MarketPlace dealers. Learn how to enhance the beauty of your home with natural gas products.

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Dream House

Turn your home into the house of your dreams and the envy of your friends and neighbors! Get great games from the Billiard Factory. Comparison shop for that pool/spa of your dreams all under one roof with great companies like Primo Hot Tubs & Swimspas, Spas Unlimited, and Bullfrog Spas. Build an outdoor kitchen with Ideal Outdoor Living and relax in shade with Gulf Coast Palapas. There’s no time like now to make your home your favorite destination.

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Texas Adventures

Get out there and explore all that Texas has to offer! You can plan your next adventure with a stop at our vacation, leisure, and recreation feature. Take a trip you’ll never forget to Big Bend National Park. Explore the famed Texas Hill Country or make a plan to experience all the charm of historic Grapevine!

Mattress

Sleep Soundly

Is it time to replace your old mattress? The Houston show is the best place to shop for your new bed. Whatever type of mattress you’re looking for it’ll be easy to find all in one place. With companies like Mattress Firm, Sleep Number, and Mattress One you can test out innerspring, Tempur-Pedic, Sleep Number, or hybrid mattresses. Sleep soundly knowing you’re getting an incredible show deal!

KidsZone

KidsZone

Once again we have something for everyone at our shows, even the kids! Don’t miss the KidsZone where your little ones can play on the inflatables and work out all that energy! With the KidsZone you can bring the little ones along knowing there’s plenty to keep them entertained.

 

Workshop Schedule

Saturday the 13th

12:30pm Ross “Pistolero” Asher Know Your Texas Firearms Laws
1:00pm Janice Brown – Girl on the Grow Herb Gardens
2:30pm Ross “Pistolero” Asher Preparing for Defending Your Home
3:00pm Janice Brown – Girl on the Grow Butterfly Gardens

Sunday the 14th

12:30pm Ross “Pistolero” Asher Know Your Texas Firearms Laws
1:00pm Janice Brown – Girl on the Grow Herb Gardens
2:30pm Ross “Pistolero” Asher Preparing for Defending Your Home
3:00pm Janice Brown – Girl on the Grow Butterfly Gardens

 

 

Workshop Descriptions

Know Your Texas Firearms Laws

FirearmsLawsOverview of who may purchase, own and possess firearms. Purchase of firearms through licensed dealer as opposed to individual to individual. “Straw” purchases in order to illegally purchase guns for someone who cannot legally own guns, and penalties for such purchases. Types of guns and different laws pertaining to each. Public carrying of guns: rifles, shotguns, handguns. Licensing for carry of handguns: requirements, process, etc. Places where firearms are prohibited, even with a license. New laws concerning open carry and campus carry.

Preparing For Defending Your Home

DefendingYourHomePlan, Prepare and Practice. Plan – Assess your home’s size, layout, likely routes of entry, weak points, room-to-room visibility. Prepare – Determine how to strengthen areas of easiest entry, how to defend your home if an intruder breaks in, what firearms are best suited for your home defense, what areas of your home offer an unobstructed shot at an intruder, what areas endanger others inside or outside the home if a shot goes astray, how to move through your home in the dark, etc. Practice – Communicate your defensive plan to all occupants of the home, insure all occupants understand their role in the event of a home invasion, acquire appropriate firearm(s) for yourself or other occupants, do “walk-throughs” of home in simulated defensive situations, invite an outsider to review your plan to look for weaknesses, train with firearm(s) to insure effective and safe use.

Herb Gardens

HerbsThis interactive workshop will provide an overview of growing their very own herb garden. Participants will learn how to grow their own fresh herbs and how to care for and maintain each herb in their garden. Under the guidance of Janice Brown, workshop attendees will plant herb seeds to take home and transfer into their own kitchen container or their backyard garden!

Butterfly Gardens

butterflyThe Butterfly Garden workshop will be an overview of the basics components needed to attract butterflies to the garden. Participants will learn what types of plants attract butterflies native to the Houston area and leave with planted seeds to grow some of these plants. Participants will also learn the difference between host plants and nectar plants so that they can observe the full life cycle of butterflies right in their own backyards! This is an interactive workshop that will equip each person to begin their very own butterfly garden immediately.

Partners

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