Texas Home & Garden Show – September 19-20

The 20th Annual Fall Texas Home & Garden Show, is Houston’s Premier destination for all your home and garden needs. From windows and doors to roofs and floors, this show covers more than 100,000 square feet, with more than a thousand products and services on hand, including experts and ideas all for your convenience. Everything needed to completely build a home, or to update your home’s kitchen and bathrooms will be offered. Don’t miss your opportunity to score unbelievable deals at the 8th Annual GHBA Remodelers’ Council Charity Garage Sale. Check out our interactive workshops and bring the kids to the FREE KidsZone featuring inflatables and more!

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

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

Location:
NRG Center
One NRG Park
Houston, TX 77054

Other Information:

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FEATURES

GarageSale

Charity Garage Sale

The Remodelers’ Council of the Greater Houston Builders Association presents their 8th Annual Charity Garage Sale. Houston attendees have a unique opportunity to purchase what they need to improve their homes at 50% to 75% off. The garage sale is only available to the Texas Home and Garden Houston show attendees. Some items available – appliances, light fixtures, ceiling fans, windows, floor tile, sinks and doors. This year’s proceeds will go toward funding the Remodelers Council’s 2016 project. Learn about the GHBA Remodelers’ Council 2015 project.

 

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.

 

NaturalGas

CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace

The CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace is the official stage sponsor at the September Texas Home and Garden Show in Houston. Attendees can learn more about natural gas grills, lights, logs, fireplaces and more by chatting with participating MarketPlace dealers and attending informative presentations about how to enhance the beauty of your home with natural gas products.

 

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.

Workshops

Saturday the 19th

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 20th

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

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.

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!

Preparing For Defending Your Home

DefendingYourHomeThree Things Necessary:Plan, Prepare and Practice Plan–Assess your home’s size, layout, occupants, likely routes of entry, weak points, visibility from room to room, etc. Prepare– Based upon your above assessments, determine how to strengthen areas of easiest entry, what to do 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 that all occupants understand their own 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.

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.

CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace Stage

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Saturday the 19th

11:00am RH Peterson Co. Natural Gas Product Showcase Learn why RH Peterson sets the standard for quality grills, logs and more.
12:00pm Backyard Living Create your outdoor oasis with natural gas products
1:00pm Discover the CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace Shop for premium natural gas grills, fireplaces, lights and more
2:00pm Be the Envy of your Neighborhood A natural gas generator is the one upgrade your home can’t do without
3:00pm Prepare for Power Outages with Power Alert Service Know when an outage occurs at or near your home
4:00pm Discover the CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace Shop for premium natural gas grills, fireplaces, lights and more

Sunday the 20th

12:00pm Discover the CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace Shop for premium natural gas grills, fireplaces, lights and more
1:00pm Discover the CenterPoint Energy Natural Gas MarketPlace Shop for premium natural gas grills, fireplaces, lights and more
2:00pm Be the Envy of your Neighborhood A natural gas generator is the one upgrade your home can’t do without
3:00pm Prepare for Power Outages with Power Alert Service Know when an outage occurs at or near your home