Sunday – The Woodlands Lifestyles & Homes Ideas Stage

Woodlands Lifestyles & Homes Magazine

Sunday, September 9, 2018

11:30am “Explanation of Residential Flood Plains in Montgomery County”
Morgan Lumbley, Community Preparedness Planner, Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
What is a flood plain? Definition of 100-yr, 500-yr. flood plains. What does this mean to homeowners? “Last minute” Hurricane preparedness tips.
12:00pm “How to Effectively Select, Plant and Raise Fruit Trees Naturally”
Join Dany Millikin, Conversation Program Manager for Memorial Park and host of HomeShow Garden Pros on SportsRadio 610
Imagine: apples, oranges and grapefruit—all growing in your backyard. Landscaping with fruit trees doesn’t have to be complicated. Have questions? Dany has the answers.
12:30pm “The Newest Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Including Sonnette™ Cellular Roller Shades, Designer Banded Shades, Motorized Shutters and Automated Products!”
Mary Scalli, Centurion Hunter Douglas Dealer and Owner of Simple Elegance
A 2017 WCMA Product Awards Winner, Product of the Year, Sonnette™ window treatments are energy-efficient, have unique curves and offer stylish color palettes in popular neutrals and brights.  Learn about the new Hunter Douglas Automated Products that now operate with NEST and ALEXA (Amazon).
1:00pm “Cabinet Camp 101”
Casey Moser, NKBA Designer, Member Wellborn Cabinetry Design Council, Manager ABM Cabinets
The basics of Cabinet construction: furniture board vs. all wood, ready-to-assemble “RTA”  vs. production, semi-custom and true custom cabinet, and site-built vs. factory built finished cabinets. Comparison and benefits of wood types like Maple, Alder, etc. AND Tips on Countertop Selection – Quartz vs Natural Stone.
1:30pm A Better Bathroom, Saves and Splurges
Diane Cowen, Houston Chronicle Architecture + Design Writer Bathroom remodeling is one of the best investments in your home. Knowing when to save and when to splurge will help you stay in your budget and get more for your money.
2:00pm “New Fall Color and Color Mix Trends”
Presented by a Sherwin-Williams In-Home Color Consultant
See a Sneak Preview of 2019 Color Mix Palettes! Bring your color questions to the experts at Sherwin-Williams.
2:30pm “The Essential Steps to Designing and Building Your Dream Home”
Built Green Custom Homes Professionals, Bryson Janecek, Graduate Master Builder, Certified Green Professional (NAHB) and Tim Ellis, Professional Designer (23 years in designing in 3D), Texas Institute of Building Design (TIBD) and American Institute of Building Design (AIBD) Built Green Custom Homes Professionals
3:00pm “The Secret to Selling your Home Quickly & For Top Dollar”
Accredited Staging Professional Master (ASPM™), Luxury Staging Specialist, Senior Relocation Specialist, Regional Director and Owner of Simple Elegance
The way you live in your home and the way you sell your home are two different things! Homes that are Staged with an ASP Professional Home Stager sell faster and for more money. Mary will explain the “The Staged Homes Advantage®.
3:30pm “Be Informed …Know your Flood Zone and Tips on Flood Insurance”
FEMA Floodplain Management Specialist, FEMA Long Term Recovery – Houston Office
Are you confident that your home is covered for the next storm? Flood insurance is cheaper than most think. Insights on how to read flood maps. Be informed …know your (Flood) Zone.