EXPERT HOST: Matt Muenster, Licensed Contractor and Designer – DIY Network’s Bath Crashers
Matt will be appearing Friday, January 13 at 7 pm, Saturday, January 14 at 2 & 5 pm and Sunday, January 15 at 1 pm.
One room at a time, Vern Yip is designing his way across America, having knocked down walls and made over countless homes and restaurants during his four seasons on TLC's Trading Spaces and during his over ten years as one of HGTV’s most recognizable designers.
Appearing live on stage Friday, January 20 at 6 pm and Saturday, January 21 at 11 am & 2 pm.
2017 MAKE IT TAKE IT
Now in its second year, this crowd favorite helps our attendees bring out their DIY talents. Attendees can get their hands dirty with FREE workshops with Denise Sabia of The Painted Home as well as a bevy of talented designers, crafters, artists and more! Workshops are free and all supplies are provided. Seating is limited for each workshop.
See schedule of projects to choose from.
Live a More Sustainable Life @ Home with IKEA
Whether you live on or off the grid, city or suburb, tapped into tech or unplugged, IKEA believes it does everybody good to get a little closer to nature. Visit us at the Philly Home Show where we’ll help sow the seeds to let your imagination blossom!
Read more about this year’s themes!
2017 UPCYCLE CHALLENGE: Wood Pallets
In the fifth challenge, local up-cyclers will statement pieces using wood pallets. The purpose of a statement piece is fairly self-explanatory: it makes a statement. The right piece can make a big impact and dramatically change the look of a room, with just one new addition. We will again work with the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Philadelphia our favorite local DIY-ers will use wood pallets to create a statement piece that reflects their own personality and style.
The Main Stage
The main stage will feature presentations from both local & national experts on home related items. Click the below button to view the main stage schedule.
2017 HERO DAY
We will honor our local hero’s on Monday, January 16 (MLK Day). All retired and active military, nurses, first responders, fire fighters and teachers will receive one free ticket with identification.
FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE!
For the third year, The Philadelphia Home Show will offer FREE PARKING from the Ikea Lot on Columbus Blvd in South Philadelphia. From there, Philly PHLASH shuttles will be offering transportation to and from the Convention Center every hour.
See full details and maps here.