10 Can't-Miss Experiences at The Home & Outdoor Living Show

This post is sponsored by Texwood Shows

They say home is where the heart is, but does your home need a little makeover? The Texwood Home & Outdoor Living Show is the perfect place to get great home ideas from local experts. With an amazing lineup of speakers, DIY Workshops, and local experts on hand to help you tackle any home improvement problem, you’ll walk away with an experience you’ll never forget. Here is everything you don’t want to miss.


1. Feature Landscape Exhibit by Outdoor Perfection

Landscape design and services provider, Outdoor Perfection, has put together a breathtaking exhibit of design ideas that include different native Texas themes, low maintenance ways to keep our backyard beautiful, travertine paver patios, and a water feature.


2. One-on-One Consultations with an Architecture & Design Expert

Bring in photos and floorplans of your home and meet one-on-one with Diane Cowen, Architecture and Design reporter for the Houston Chronicle, to identify your style, get great ideas for making your home beautiful and more comfortable, as well as ask any specific questions you might have.

  • Get personalized advice from expert Diane Cowen at the shows in H-Town, and Lake Houston.


3. The Latest in Home Technology Revealed by The High-Tech Texan

If it beeps, buzzes, or uses a remote control, media personality Michael Garfield is the trusted home technology source to help bring your home into the 21st Century. He will be on hand and answering questions to reveal the latest home tech products and home security tips to turn your home into a smart home of the future!


4. Meet HomeShow Radio Hosts Tom Tynan Dany Millikin

Hurricane Harvey took a toll on so many of us. Join HomeShowRadio host Tom Tynan as he broadcasts his show live, and provides common flood recovery mistakes to avoid. Ask questions and interact with Tynan and HomeShow Garden Pro’s Dany Millikin, and while you’re there, be sure to grab a free guide available exclusively to those attending the show.


5. Make and Take DIY Painting & Floral Workshops

Each Home & Outdoor Living Shows will be hosting DIY workshops put on by local businesses Board & Brush Magnolia, a DIY wood sign creative studio; The Tallest Tulip, a wedding and event floral studio;’ AR Workshop Pearland and Cypress, an inspiring and charming boutique workshop.  Visitors will learn how to craft décor ranging from bold and beautiful to simple and elegant.

  • Get ready to wow your guests, family, and friends with all the amazing creations you’ll learn how to make, then take home, at the shows in H-Town, and Cy-Fair. (*Check your show’s website for the full schedule of times and locations.)


6. Your Color Questions Answered by the Sherwin Williams Color Team

Looking for the perfect paint for your home’s interior or exterior? Want a color that’s fresh without being garish or overbearing? A certified Sherwin Williams Color Consultant will be on hand at each Home & Outdoor Living Show to answer any questions you may have about color selection and paint options.


7. Get Organized with Houston’s First-Ever KonMarie-Certified Consultant

Everyone knows the frustration of a house with endless clutter. Ashley Barber, Houston’s first-ever certified KonMari consultant, will be sharing organization skills to declutter and simplify your life based on the famous Marie Kondo method. Be sure to sign up for a free 5-minute consultation to see how liberating and stress-reducing decluttering can be!

  • Be sure to catch Ashley Barber’s presentation of “Organizing Your Life” at shows in H-Town.


8. Floral Design Tips from a Former White House Florist

A beautiful floral arrangement can mean so much more than just a beautiful decoration, and nobody knows that better than Laura Dowling, former White House Chief Floral Designer. Learn the best from Dowling as she shares her amazing experiences from the Obama White House, and of course, floral tips and techniques to help create floral arrangements that say it all.

  • Join Laura Dowling to bring White House elegance and deeper meaning into your home at the show in H-Town.


9. Find the Value of Your Treasures at Dr. Lori’s Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show

Wondering about the value of a family heirloom or a recently purchased yard-sale treasure? Dr. Lori, a veteran of shows like the Discovery Channel’s Auction Kings, will be on hand at the Lake Houston Home and Outdoor Living Show on Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. to appraise YOUR personal items and heirlooms.

  • Come have a laugh and maybe become a billionaire at Dr. Lori’s Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show at the show in Lake Houston.


10. Greater Houston Builders Association Remodelers Council Garage Sale

Looking for great prices on flooring, tile, granite, windows, doors, light fixtures, plumbing fixtures, trim material, cabinets, a variety of sinks, and more? Find what you need for DIY projects and home remodels at a price everyone can afford! Proceeds go to GHBA charity projects like Lydia’s Place and FamilyTime Crisis Center.

  • Come to The 12th Annual Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) Remodelers Council Charity Garage Sale at the show in Cy-Fair.

Bonus: Free Parking

You won’t need a shuttle bus to get here! Each Home & Outdoor Living Show has FREE PARKING and easy access to the venue. Click here to get directions to your show!

About the Home & Outdoor Living Show

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Admission is $10 for adults, $9 for seniors, kids 12 and under are free! Be sure to head to the Texwood Shows website to download your $2 off coupon for reduced show admission!

Home & Outdoor Living Show Details


3/7/20 – 3/8/20
Silver Street Studios in Sawyer Yards
2000 Edwards Street
Houston, TX 77007



3/21/20 – 3/22/20
The Berry Center
8877 Barker-Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433


Lake Houston

3/28/2020 – 3/29/2020
Humble Civic Center Arena Complex
8233 Will Clayton Pkwy
Humble, Texas 77338