Schedule

Thursday

6:00pm

Sign Making Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

Friday

1:30pm

Sign Making Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

1:30pm

How to Hire the Right Way and Avoid Problems

Main Stage

Nick Sackville will help you understand the critical steps involved in embarking on a minor or major renovation project including how to plan, choosing a contractor and making sure you’re protected in the event issues do arise.

2:00pm

Beef Cooking Demo & Tasting

Kitchen Stage

John Chef Brian Misko for a tasty cooking demo on the HomeStyles Kitchen stage.

2:00pm

Steps to a Successful Renovation

Main Stage

Rhett McLane will be presenting on the steps to planning a successful renovation.  From asking “why” you are going ahead with the project to planning your budget, Rhett will outline the importance of planning in the overall scope of your next home renovation project.

3:00pm

Bathrooms for All Ages: Accessible Design Solutions Revealed

Main Stage

Michael Shaw and Courtney Ackerman will talk about the standards for designing accessible bathrooms and the innovative products that are available to help people remain in their homes for longer and stay safe while doing so.

4:00pm

Beef Cooking Demo & Tasting

Kitchen Stage

John Chef Brian Misko for a tasty cooking demo on the HomeStyles Kitchen stage.

4:00pm

How to Create Comfortable, Zero-Energy Homes

Main Stage

Michael Nemeth will walk you through the fundamental principles and benefits behind Passive House, the world’s leading high-performance building standard.

5:00pm

Gaining an Edge in the Mortgage Market

Main Stage

Heidi and Ruslan will talk about some of the unique solutions buyers have at their disposal such as down payment loans or integrating upgrades or renovations for new or existing homes and mortgages.

5:30pm

Hello Sunshine Fence Board Painting Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

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6:00pm

Beef Cooking Demo & Tasting

Kitchen Stage

John Chef Brian Misko for a tasty cooking demo on the HomeStyles Kitchen stage.

6:00pm

Is Your Home Actually Smart? 7 Tips to be Sure

Main Stage

Join Tom Redhead as he talks all about how innovative technology can connect you to your home, and make life safer, more comfortable, more convenient.

7:00pm

BBQ Friendly Wines

Main Stage

The essential message when matching wine to your BBQ menu is to think about the flavour profile and intensity of your dishes. Dawn Wreford will take you on the hunt to enhance the flavours of each pitmaster dish, and Majken Cooke will guide you through a selection of BBQ friendly wines from around the world.

8:00pm

My Pork Chops are Better than Mom’s

Main Stage

World Food Champion BBQ Brian Misko of House of Q shares how to cook juicy, tender and wicked-tasty stuffed pork chops. On top of that, they’re better than mom’s!

Saturday

10:00am

Sign Making Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

10:30am

How to Hire the Right Way and Avoid Problems

Main Stage

Nick Sackville will help you understand the critical steps involved in embarking on a minor or major renovation project including how to plan, choosing a contractor and making sure you’re protected in the event issues do arise.

11:00am

How to Create Comfortable, Zero-Energy Homes

Main Stage

Michael Nemeth will walk you through the fundamental principles and benefits behind Passive House, the world’s leading high-performance building standard.

11:00am

Beef Cooking Demo & Tasting

Kitchen Stage

John Chef Brian Misko for a tasty cooking demo on the HomeStyles Kitchen stage.

12:00pm

Is Your Home Actually Smart? 7 Tips to be Sure

Main Stage

Join Tom Redhead as he talks all about how innovative technology can connect you to your home, and make life safer, more comfortable, more convenient.

1:00pm

Cowboy Caesar Demonstration

Kitchen Stage

1:00pm

Acreage Building 101

Main Stage

Dan Yungwirth will take you trough the unique challenges and opportunities of building an acreage. From site selection, utilities, water and septic services, to maintenance, there are a lot of potential pitfalls. Dan will help you through the process of planning and provide valuable tips for along the way.

2:00pm

Bucket of Daisies Painting Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles

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2:00pm

Top Kitchen Trends of 2019

Main Stage

Join the kitchen design experts from Superior Cabinets, where they’ll discuss what’s hot and what’s not for kitchen trends in 2019. If you are renovating your kitchen this year, you won’t want to miss this presentation.

3:00pm

Cowboy Caesar Demonstration

Kitchen Stage

3:00pm

Top 10 Key Elements for a Successful New Home Build or Renovation

Main Stage

Charlene Schumacher outlines the top 10 renovation components. Exploring how to develop your budget sheet, renovation schedule, cabinetry and focal point designs, as well as how to incorporate design elements in flooring, back splash & lighting while establishing a cohesive flow.

4:00pm

What does an Average Kitchen Cost?

Main Stage

Kevin Worman will take you on a journey to uncover the factors that influence cabinet pricing. He will explore several different pricing scenarios and how changing material, options and accessories can transform the price on a standard kitchen.

5:00pm

Cowboy Caesar Demonstration

Kitchen Stage

5:00pm

Perfect Grilled Chicken and Salad

Main Stage

Mom always said to eat your vegetables so World Food Champion BBQ Brian Misko from House of Q will share his version of a perfect grilled meal.  All of his top tips will be shared as he creates grilled chicken and a salad.

6:00pm

BBQ Friendly Wines

Main Stage

The essential message when matching wine to your BBQ menu is to think about the flavour profile and intensity of your dishes. Dawn Wreford will take you on the hunt to enhance the flavours of each pitmaster dish, and Majken Cooke will guide you through a selection of BBQ friendly wines from around the world.

6:00pm

Sign Making Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

6:00pm

Beef Cooking Demo & Tasting

Kitchen Stage

John Chef Brian Misko for a tasty cooking demo on the HomeStyles Kitchen stage.

7:00pm

My Pork Chops are Better than Mom’s

Main Stage

World Food Champion BBQ Brian Misko of House of Q shares how to cook juicy, tender and wicked-tasty stuffed pork chops. On top of that, they’re better than mom’s!

8:00pm

BBQ Friendly Wines

Main Stage

The essential message when matching wine to your BBQ menu is to think about the flavour profile and intensity of your dishes. Dawn Wreford will take you on the hunt to enhance the flavours of each pitmaster dish, and Majken Cooke will guide you through a selection of BBQ friendly wines from around the world.

Sunday

10:00am

Sign Making Workshop

Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

10:15am

The Danny Kazam Magic Show

For the Kids, Main Stage

Get ready to get your magic on with Danny Kazam’s laugh out loud, interactive comedy ride of fun and amazement for the whole family!

10:30am

Pasta Making

For the Kids, Kitchen Stage

Family-friendly come & go interactive demonstration with the Local Kitchen’s Chef Julie Gryba. 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

11:00am

Remai Moden Art Caravan

For the Kids

Button Making, Picasso Tiles, and Plus Plus Building – perfect for the kids! Located in Hall B.

11:00am

How to Create Comfortable, Zero-Energy Homes

Main Stage

Michael Nemeth will walk you through the fundamental principles and benefits behind Passive House, the world’s leading high-performance building standard.

12:00pm

Is Your Home Actually Smart? 7 Tips to be Sure

Main Stage

Join Tom Redhead as he talks all about how innovative technology can connect you to your home, and make life safer, more comfortable, more convenient.

1:00pm

What does an Average Kitchen Cost?

Main Stage

Kevin Worman will take you on a journey to uncover the factors that influence cabinet pricing. He will explore several different pricing scenarios and how changing material, options and accessories can transform the price on a standard kitchen.

1:30pm

Cupcake Decorating

For the Kids, Kitchen Stage

Family-friendly come & go interactive demonstration with The Local Kitchen’s Chef Julie Gryba. 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm. 

2:00pm

Parent/Child Painting Workshop

For the Kids, Workshops

Please note: All workshop attendees must pre-register. Pre-registration includes entry to HomeStyles.

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2:00pm

Financing your Renovation or Home Building Project

Main Stage

Kerry and Evneet from TD Canada Trust’s Mortgage Specialist team will walk you through the process for financing your next renovation or home building project with comfort and expertise. They will give you all the tips and tricks to navigate the process successfully by presenting different financing options and help you discover money in your own home.

3:00pm

Accessible Bathroom Trends

Main Stage

Accessible bathrooms are needed in many homes. Lori Pelletier is here to help lay out what plumbing and lighting fixtures will create a bathroom space that is inviting to everyone and meets individual needs

4:00pm

The Danny Kazam Magic Show

For the Kids, Main Stage

Get ready to get your magic on with Danny Kazam’s laugh out loud, interactive comedy ride of fun and amazement for the whole family!