Succulents

5 Low Maintenance Houseplants

Apr 05, 2016
Not having a green thumb is nothing to be embarrassed about! We've found five simple houseplants that almost anyone can care for. Check 'em out and add some green to your space this spring.
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Succulent

Expert Advice: Tips & Ideas from Your Favorite Home + Garden Celebrities

Apr 01, 2016
Getting ready to tackle a project this spring? We've got you covered - or at least our celebrities do. Check out our favorite tips from your favorite home and garden stars and get the advice you need.
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Easter Eggs

Hip (Hop) Easter Eggs: 7 Stylish Creations to Try

Mar 24, 2016
To help add some style to the traditional dip dye eggs we all know and love, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite Easter eggs from a few of the best bloggers out there. Try these cool creations this year!
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Trendsetter Award

And the 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year Is...

Mar 21, 2016
Last January we started our search for the 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year. After sifting through entries, selecting our finalists, and seeing their presentations we've found our winner!
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Allison Griffith

Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year Finalist: Allison Griffith

Mar 14, 2016
It's time to crown the 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year! We've narrowed our search down to three finalists. Meet our third finalist: Allison Griffith.
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Denise Sabia

Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year Finalist: Denise Sabia

Mar 10, 2016
It's time to crown the 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year! We've narrowed our search down to three finalists. Meet our second finalist: Denise Sabia.
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Serena Appiah

Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year Finalist: Meet Serena Appiah

Mar 07, 2016
It's time to crown the 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year! We've narrowed our search down to three finalists. Meet our first finalist: Serena Appiah.
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Valentine

6 Lovely DIY Valentine's Day Gifts

Feb 12, 2016
Valentine’s Day is this Sunday and you’re all out of gift ideas? Don’t worry, we’ve got some fun and funky ways for you to spoil your sweetheart.
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Crowd

5 Things to Keep in Mind on Opening Day

Feb 11, 2016
As we kick off the 2016 Des Moines Home + Garden Show, here are five reminders and features to keep in mind!
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: Utility Bill Skyrocketing?

Feb 10, 2016
Is your utility bill skyrocketing? American Family Insurance and Brand Ambassador Kathy Ireland suggest looking at your appliances and determining whether they are energy efficient.
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Beemer Landscaping

Exhibitor Spotlight: Beemer Landscaping

Feb 10, 2016
Get to know Beemer Landscaping, a Des Moines Home + Garden Show exhibitor since 2005 and a family owned business with more than 20 years of experience helping folks in Central Iowa.
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: Protect Against Harmful Bacteria

Feb 09, 2016
How you keep your food is just as important as what you buy! American Family Insurance has great advice to keep you and your family safe and healthy.
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Two Chicks and a Hammer

Catch Two Chicks and a Hammer at the Des Moines Home + Garden Show

Feb 08, 2016
We can't wait to see mother-daughter duo and renovation experts, Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak at the show! Join them Thursday, February 11th and Friday, February 12th.
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: Keep Air Flowing Freely

Feb 07, 2016
Do you know where your air registers and returns are? American Family Insurance reminds homeowners to keep them clear to help air flow freely.
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Super Bowl

Touchdown! 6 Festive Ideas for your Super Bowl Party

Feb 06, 2016
While the snacks aren’t quite as important as the snap, now is the perfect time to start thinking about the game day goodies you’re going to serve up.
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: Keep Sparks At Bay

Feb 05, 2016
Going to get cozy by the fire tonight? American Family Insurance has great fire safety advice and resources. Learn more when you visit their booth at the show.
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Kevin OConnor

Getting to Know Kevin O'Connor

Feb 03, 2016
Can't wait to see Kevin on February 12th and 13th? We caught up with the renovation guru to talk about the show and get to know the man behind the tool belt a little better.
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: A Well-Lighted Space

Feb 03, 2016
Lighting is important when it comes to home decor and for the safety of your family. American Family Insurance and Brand Ambassador Kathy Ireland have tips for your foyer lighting.
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American Family Insurance

American Family Insurance Tips & Trends: Don't Let Drips Drain You

Feb 01, 2016
A leaky faucet can be more than annoying - it can be expensive! American Family Insurance has advice to keep drips from draining you.
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Tree Ornaments

Holi-DIY Ornament Contest: Terrific Trees

Dec 23, 2015
Before you cast your vote in our Holi-DIY Contest, try making your own ornament. These trees, made by Liz H., Birmingham Home + Garden Assistant Show Manager, are a snap to put together!
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