Event: Free Spring Home Renovation Show

Free Spring Home Renovation Show – Planning to Renovate? Get Advice from the Pros!

Saturday, May 24, 2014 10:00am – 4:00pm

The Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) is presenting its annual Spring Home Renovation Show on Saturday, May 24 in the Floral Pavillion at VanDusen Botanical Gardens, located at 5251 Oak Street in Vancouver.

Tired of searching online for renovation information or walking for hours through a home ideas show, trying to find useful renovation information? Then this is the show you don’t want to miss!

The GVHBA’s Spring Home Renovation Show has one focus — providing consumers with professional home renovation information. The full-day event will feature booths of renovation contractors and renovation-related products and services, seminars to provide homeowners with important information in all areas of renovations, and opportunities to participate in Ask a Pro — free one-on-one consultations with renovation professionals.

The event is free to attend and pre-registration is encouraged. Make sure you bring your renovation questions!

Seminar topics and times (may be adjusted prior to the show):

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Hiring a Pro/Getting started on your Reno
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. FortisBC incentives and rebates
11:30 – noon Kitchen Design Trends
noon – 12:30 p.m. Heritage Renovations
12:30 – 1:00 p.m. Planning a Green Renovation
1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Surviving the Renovation (What they don’t show you on TV)
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. To Renovate or Build New… That is the Question
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Living Small and Design for Small Spaces
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Get it in Writing – Contracts
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Creating Your Dream Outdoor Living Space

The Ask a Pro one-on-one consultations are first come, first serve and sign up takes place at the event.