There's No Place Like Home and Garden Shows

This year's show will have hundreds of displays of home and garden products, daily "Meet the Experts" seminars, the newest in building products and materials, landscape displays, wine tasting, and celebrity chefs, dog adoption area, plus much more!

Event Information:

DATES AND TIMES

Saturday, March 25, from 9 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, March 26, from 10 AM - 5 PM
At the Lamar Dixon Expo Center - 4-H Building

See a complete list of vendors and events in The Advocate, Thursday, March 23. 

TICKETS:

ADULTS $10 each - Children Under 12 FREE

Tickets will be available at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center on show days

 

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Seminars for Saturday, March 25

Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 4H Club Building

Time Description Area
10:30 AM

Age In Place

Presenters: Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists

According to the AARP older homeowners overwhelmingly prefer to age in place, where they live now. Learn how you and/or your parents can continue to live in your/their home safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age or level ability.

1
11:00 AM

How to Improve Your Overall Health and Wellness

Presenters: Randy Mehlon (Chemical Engineer), Julie Mehlon (Diabetic Educator) and Andy Kairdolf (Entrepeneur)

This seminar will discuss how you can transform your life by making simple lifestyle changes. This will result in you having more energy, more mental focus and clarity and weight loss. Grass fed beef sliders will be provided to all participants! Don’t miss it!

2
12:30 PM

Kitchen & Bath Design & Installation

Presenter: Acadian House Kitchen & Bath Design; Kathy Simoneaux, CAPS- Angela Poirrier, CAPS

The seminar is designed for homeowners who are considering a major remodeling project, such as a kitchen, bath or whole-house renovation. Our Designers will explain the design/build process and discuss the latest in design trends and innovations.

1
1:00 PM

Flood Damage Repair Process “New and Inadequate Previous Repairs”

Presenter: Chip Hughes – Nisus Corporation

Flood Damage and the necessary steps for the total repair process From Wood Destroying Organisms to include Wood decaying fungi and wood destroying insects.

2
2:30 PM

So You Want to Build Your New Home!

Presenter: Capital Region Builders Association - Licensed Builders

Members of CRBA will discuss the time frame for construction, the builder/client relationship, timing of selections (brick, hardware, etc.), change orders, etc. Also included are the basics on the construction process such as budgeting, prequalification, lot selection, plan design and specifications, insurance, warranties, etc. All you need to know before you begin to build.

1
3:00 PM

How to Sell Your Home for Top Dollar

Presenter: Sharon Vennen and Regina Rosell – KDK Capital Region Realty

Real Estate industry experts review selling secrets to prepare your home to sell for top dollar.

2
4:30 PM

Remodeling 1, 2, 3

Presenter: Remodelers Council of Greater Baton Rouge

The ins and outs, dos and don’ts of remodeling. How to find the right contractor for you, what to expect and not to expect. How extensive a project can you afford? Learn this and more and get your questions answered by the professionals in a casual, relaxed environment.

1

Seminars for Sunday, March 26

Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 4H Club Building

Time Description Area
10:00 AM

Age In Place

Presenters: Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists

According to the AARP older homeowners overwhelmingly prefer to age in place, where they live now. Learn how you and/or your parents can continue to live in your/their home safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age or level ability.

1
11:30 AM

So You Want to Build Your Dream Home

Presenters: CRBA Builders Members

Members of the Capital Region Builders Association will discuss the time frame for construction, the builder/client relationship, timing of selections (brick, hardware, etc.), change orders, interior design options, etc. Also included are the basics on the construction process such as budgeting, prequalification, lot selection, plan design and specifications, insurance, warranties, etc. All you need to know before you begin to build.

2
12:00 PM

How to Improve Your Overall Health and Wellness

Presenters: Randy Mehlon (Chemical Engineer), Julie Mehlon (Diabetic Educator) and Andy Kairdolf (Entrepeneur)

This seminar will discuss how you can transform your life by making simple lifestyle changes. This will result in you having more energy, more mental focus and clarity and weight loss. Grass fed beef sliders will be provided to all participants! Don’t miss it!

1
1:30 PM

Kitchen & Bath Design & Installation

Presenter: Acadian House Kitchen & Bath Design-Kathy Simoneaux, CAPS, Angela Poirrier, CAPS

The seminar is designed for homeowners who are considering a major remodeling project, such as a kitchen, bath or whole-house renovation. Our Designers will explain the design/build process and discuss the latest in design trends and innovations.

2
2:00 PM

Flood Damage Repair Process “New and Inadequate Previous Repairs”

Presenter: Chip Hughes – Nisus Corporation

Flood Damage and the necessary steps for the total repair process From Wood Destroying Organisms to include Wood decaying fungi and wood destroying insects.

1
3:30 PM

Remodeling 1, 2, 3

Presenter: Remodelers Council of Greater Baton Rouge

The ins and outs, dos and don’ts of remodeling. How to find the right contractor for you, what to expect and not to expect. How extensive a project can you afford? Learn this and more and get your questions answered by the professionals in a casual, relaxed environment.

2

The Building & Remodeling Show is produced by Capital Region Builders Association.