Seminar & Entertainment Schedule

35th Annual Lane County Home Improvement Show
October 6-8, 2017

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Hourly Seminars

&  How-To’s

Design Seminars by Stars of HGTV Listed Sisters

Meet the Dynamic Duo Lex & Alana LeBlanc on the Design Stage Saturday & Sunday!

40 Presentations!  Come for renovation ideas & expert advice!  

Design Stage: North Exhibit Hall
Project Stage: Room 4-West off the South Lobby
Remodel it Now! Stage: Room 4- East off the South Hall

Friday – October 6, 2017

6:00 pm | Design Stage
Organizing Tips for New Home Building & Remodeling
by Karen Wright, Wright Interiors

6:00 pm | Project Stage
Fall Planting for Homegrown Fruit & Berries
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

6:30 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Reinventing Your Home-Whole House Remodels
by Matt White, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

7:00 pm | Design Stage
Garden Evolution: A Designer’s 25-Year Landscape Challenge
by Vanessa Gardner Nagel, APLD, NCIDQ & Author
“Understanding Garden Design: The Handbook for Aspiring Designers”
“The Professional Designer’s Guide to Garden Furnishings”
Book Signings to Follow

7:00 pm | Project Stage
Installing Solar before the Oregon Tax Credit Expires in March 2018
by Newt Loken, Solar Assist

7:30 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels-Designs to Budgets
$100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

Saturday, October 7, 2017

10:30 am | Project Stage
Edible Winter Gardens & Lasagna Composting
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

11:00 am | Design Stage
How to Get the Designer Look – Using Lex’s Room Recipes
by Lex & Alana LeBlanc, Stars of HGTV’s Listed Sisters
Autographs to Follow Talks

11:00 am | Remodel it Now! Stage
Need More Space? New Multi-purpose Solutions
by Keith Cobb, HiddenBed of Oregon

11:30 am | Project Stage
Fall Planting of Ornamentals
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

12:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
How to Select the Right Contractor – Personality & Process
by Forrest Castile, Castile Construction & David Moir, Moir Construction

12:30 pm | Design Stage
Renovating a Tired Garden
by Vanessa Gardner Nagel, APLD, NCIDQ & Author
“Understanding Garden Design: The Handbook for Aspiring Designers”
“The Professional Designer’s Guide to Garden Furnishings”
Book Signings to Follow

12:30 pm | Project Stage
Moles, Voles & Gophers – Driving You Crazy? Tips to Regain Your Sanity & Yard!
by Grant Williams, Ultimate Pest Control

1:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Outdoor Space Remodeling – Making Rooms in the Landscape
by Jon Clark & Lytton Reid, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction

1:30 pm | Project Stage
2017 is the Final Year of the Oregon Residential Solar Tax Credit
by Brett Moser, Advanced Energy Systems

2:00 pm | Design Stage
Re-think Your Smaller Home and Stay Put!
by Christine Brun, ASID, Interior Designer, Syndicated Columnist & Author
“Big Ideas for Small Spaces”
“Small Space Living”
Book Signings to Follow

2:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Selecting Quality Granite & Quartz Countertops – What, How, Why & Who?
by Laureen Youngblood, American Home & Stone

2:30 pm | Project Stage
On the Hunt for Groundcovers – Why Your Garden Must Have Them
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

3:00 pm | Design Stage
Interior Design – Finding Your Style
Prize! A Pair of Lamps ~ 1 Winner
by Jessica Hardman, Interior Designer, La-Z-Boy Furniture Gallery of Eugene

3:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodeling Essentials
by Stefanie Rotella, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

3:30 pm | Project Stage
Do it Yourself Ductless Heat Pump Installation
by Rick Gregg, The Heat Pump Store

4:00 pm | Design Stage
The No Demo Reno!  Redesign without a Mess!
by Lex & Alana LeBlanc, Stars of HGTV’s Listed Sisters
Autographs to Follow Talks

4:30 pm | Project Stage
Mini-Pies with Master Food Preservers
by OSU Extension Master Food Preservers

4:30 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
How to Make a Lifelong Home – Aging in Place with AARP Home Fit
by Michele Scheib, AARP

5:30 pm | Design Stage
Are You Ready to Remodel?
by Matt White, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

6:30 pm | Design Stage
Kitchen Remodels-Designs to Budgets
$100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

Sunday – October 8, 2017

10:30 am | Project Stage
Gardening with Native Plants
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

11:00 am | Design Stage
The No Demo Reno!  Redesign without a Mess
by Lex & Alana LeBlanc, Stars of HGTV’s Listed Sisters
Autographs to Follow Talks

11:30 am | Project Stage
Going Ductless
by Ryan Gregg, Ductless Application Specialist, The Heat Pump Store

12:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Custom New Homes – The Design-Build Approach
by Alec Dakers & Tobin Newburgh, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction

12:30 pm | Design Stage
Interior Design – Finding Your Style
Prize! A Pair of Lamps ~ 1 Winner
by Jessica Hardman, Interior Designer, La-Z-Boy Furniture Gallery of Eugene

12:30 pm | Project Stage
I Open at the Close – Great Late Plants for Autumn
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

1:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
A Remodel Design Process Built for You
by Forrest Castile, Castile Construction

1:30 pm | Design Stage
Best Ideas for Small Homes: Design + Space Solutions that Work
by Christine Brun, ASID, Interior Designer, Syndicated Columnist & Author
“Big Ideas for Small Spaces”
“Small Space Living”
Book Signings to Follow

1:30 pm | Project Stage
Compost – Start, Maintain & Use
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

2:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Bathroom Remodeling Essentials
by Magda Zafer, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

2:30 pm | Project Stage
Drying Fruits & Vegetables-Healthy Snacks the Easy Way!
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

3:00 pm | Design Stage
How to Get the Designer Look – Using Lex’s Room Recipes
by Lex & Alana LeBlanc, Stars of HGTV’s Listed Sisters
Autographs to Follow Talks

For stage locations and show floorplan click the button below:

Download Show Map Fall 2017