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How-to hero Vicki Payne is back and tackling another sensational season of DIY on FYH— For Your Home. As the housing market steadily grows, FYH gives it an extra nudge with an enlightening view, from homeowners’ perspectives, at the nuts and bolts of building a custom home or planning a major remodeling project.
This season’s highlights include some super feel-good episodes. A single mom gets a safe and sensational backyard for her kids. Caring counselors get a lounge of their own at Victory Junction, a camp for children with serious medical conditions. And Vicki, a cancer survivor, continues her commitment to breast cancer awareness and treatment through the Susan G. Komen "Build for the Cure" custom show home. In nine shows, Vicki and her team showcase highlights from the home’s construction, interior design and landscape architecture.
Each half-hour episode of this viewer favorite still showcases the FYH “You Can Do It” trademark: easy, step-by-step directions for successfully creating beautiful and useful home decorating, remodeling, crafts and gardening projects. In addition, leading home and garden professionals reveal their insiders’ know how in each show. For unique insider views to help take the intimidation out of achieving professional results, For Your Home brings it all home to you! Visit foryourhome.com for news, tips, insider information and more For Your Home.
2601 Backyard Makeover
Vicki helps a single mom create an oasis for her two youngsters with artificial turf grass, maintenance-free fence and top-of-the-line swing set and furnished patio.
2602 Finding Your Style
Interior designer Leo Dowell gives Vicki the grand tour of Treillage, a European-style home in North Carolina. Leo and Vicki share tips to bring a posh Parisian flair into your home.
2603 Victory Junction
With a lot of help from her friends, Vicki creates a much needed lounge space for the bighearted counselors of Victory Junction, a camp for children with extremely debilitating diseases.
2604 Vicki’s Kitchen Makeover
Beautiful Italian Carrara marble inspires Vicki to treat her kitchen to a makeover that lightens the whole space. Decorative painter Bob Nulf gives a fresh face to the cabinets.
2605 Building Your Team, Part 1
In this nine-part series, learn the ins and outs of building a custom home or planning a major remodeling project. Put your project on a solid foundation by building a great team.
2606 Building, Part 2
Vicki shares the latest on energy efficient windows, doors, roofing, siding and heating and cooling systems. Then visit a cutting-edge stone yard for expert advice on selecting the right stone.
2607 Trim & Surfaces, Part 3
Vicki discusses new paperless drywall. Working with natural elements, architectural details include matching stained mantle and beams and custom stove hood.
2608 Decorative Accents, Part 4
More important decisions include paint, hardwood flooring, ceramic and glass tiles and countertops for 11 different counters throughout the home.
2609 Two Acres, Part 5
Vicki and gardening experts tackle the sprawling 2.3-acre lot with a rose garden, acres of lush green sod, a mini-cherry orchard and a forest of beautiful shrubs and trees
2610 Holy Faux, Part 6
While decorative artists take over the house to create a child’s fantasyland, Vicki and designer Cecil Adams spin some style in the living room and sunroom.
2611 Dream Spaces, Part 7
Vicki decorates the dining room and master bedroom with beautiful bold fabrics and metallic accents. Rooms inspired by ballroom glam and Peter Pan’s Neverland get finishing touches.
2612 Gentlemen’s Quarters, Part 8
Vicki introduces the healthiest and easiest solution to rid basements of dampness and odors. Then she creates a perfect haven with natural accents and warm colors.
2613 Welcome to the Big Top, Part 9
Decorative artists transform a bonus room into a circus-inspired children’s playroom. Vicki and Tim Whaley install an environmentally friendly and decorative stage.
Get ready for a new “green” season of public television’s long-running, popular home and garden show For Your Home (FYH). Hosted by Vicki Payne and daughter Sloan Rutter, For Your Home offers an energetic look at boosting your quality of life without busting your budget. This season FYH addresses simple and affordable changes to make in your homes, gardens and everyday activities bringing you closer to living a more environmentally conscious life. Vicki and Sloan include tips for hassle-free recycling, how to decorate using sustainable products as well as environmental friendly gardening projects and ideas.
2301 Baby on the Way
With her second child on the way, Sloan will share the nursery makeover and what’s new in health, safety and gear for baby.
2302 It’s New, It’s Trendy
Vicki and Sloan visit the High Point Furniture Market and introduce you to the latest trends in home décor and garden accents, as well as some of today’s top designers and manufacturers, and share how to incorporate the newest looks without breaking the bank.
2303 Backyard Makeover, Part 1
In the first part of this two-part episode, Sloan and Vicki show how to add real drama and serenity to your backyard while still providing family friendly spaces.
2304 Backyard Makeover, Part 2
In the conclusion of this two-part episode, Vicki and Sloan share tips for hiding less appealing yard features, planting flowers for all seasons and adding shade in your backyard.
2305 Quick Decorating Ideas
Vicki and Sloan show how to update a room or two without spending a fortune by implementing some fun, easy, affordable and quick decorating updates.
2306 The Green Market
Vicki and Sloan tour the High Point Furniture Market to survey all the latest offerings in “green” products for the home—including furnishings, sustainable wood products, textiles and more.
2307 Energy Savers
Suffering from utility shock? Take action to reduce your cost of living and your carbon footprint! Vicki and Sloan share ways to save by making smart choices with insulation, lighting, recycling and appliances.
2308 Media Room Makeover
As your family grows—and grows up—so do the toys and space they demand. Vicki and Sloan turn a catch-all space into an attractive media room with space for the entire family.
2309 Water, Water Everywhere?
With ongoing and record-breaking droughts in the news, Vicki and Sloan show how implementing a few simple changes can conserve water and make a big difference around your home.
2310 Come on In!
When you open your door, what does your foyer say about you? Vicki and Sloan show how to add real appeal to your foyer and tie your entire decorating theme together.
2311 Greening Your Garden
Vicki and Sloan share tips and ideas for creating curb appeal and a luscious landscape without spending a fortune or endangering our environment.
2312 Update Your Style
Vicki and Sloan share simple and substantial ways to update your home’s décor, get a handle on home office clutter and express your creativity through surprisingly low or no cost ideas.
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Building for the Garden
Vicki and Sloan turn a wooden cabinet into a handy floral arrangement center. Learn to cast “garden trough” planters using cement and exotic miniature plantings. Make a stylish serving tray, simply.
A Room You Can Live In
Sloan and Vicki turn an unused living room into a highly functioning, stylish home office without losing its living room charm. Vicki shares tips for organizing your new office to keep junk mail from at bay.
Prompted by an FYH viewer’s SOS, Vicki and Sloan add great curb appeal to a ‘70s ranch home. Learn about some simple cosmetic fixes, landscaping help and organizational tips for a picture perfect home.
Rack ‘Em Up
Discover how to turn a dated den into a billiards room fit for a champion. To prove it, Hall of Fame/World Champion Ewa Laurence pools his playing secrets with Vicki and Sloan in this fun episode.
Using paint, ribbons, carefully selected furniture, a handmade quilt, stick-on wall decorations and super storage ideas, Sloan and Vicki create a pink and green dream come true—and on budget.
He’s All Boy!
inspired by a funky world map, faux finisher Bob Nulf sets the stage with stripes, clouds and diving bi-planes as Vicki and Sloan turn a little boy’s nursery into a big boy’s world of discovery.
Sloan and Vicki visit the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens’ Director and Master Gardener Doug Ruhren to learn how to select perfect trees and shrubs for your yard in order to keep your investment growing.
Vicki and Sloan show how to craft a personal retreat using color, fabrics, furniture and beautiful accessories. Then see easy solutions for creating more living space through seasonal clothes storage.
Taming the White Bathroom
Vicki and Sloan show how to turn a bath into a spa without getting soaked. Infuse texture, color and creativity to get rid of builder white walls, cheap fixtures and dull hardware.
Vicki and Sloan share some of their favorites: make an outdoor retreat with brightly painted Adirondack chairs and colorful gardening accessories, stitch delightful flower totes, and create seasonal entryways.
Vicki and Sloan turn a ho-hum guest room into a hot sleepover spot. Faux finisher Jeannine Dostal creates a soft iridized glow on the walls to complement custom drapes, furniture and accessories.
Jeannine Dostal returns with a terrific 3-D plaster technique that fills the guest bath with roses and summer. Vicki and Sloan handle storage issues create beautiful displays for all your guests’ needs.
Gardening in the Winter
Vicki and Sloan glean great winter garden ideas from Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Director and Master Gardener Doug Ruhren. Learn how to bring in plants without shocking them or with bugs in your house.
The Creative Kitchen
Jeff Jones installs lights over and under counters. Make cabinets accessible and decorative with new hardware and put pullout drawers in cabinets. Spice up your kitchen with hanging artwork.
Dining Room Discoveries
Vicki and Sloan create an under-the-stairs pantry. Swiftly hang a snazzy new chandelier. Discover accommodating furniture for large family gatherings. Get tips for organizing your pantry and storing china.
Master Bedroom Maximization
Bruce Johnson turns an unfinished chest into bath storage and seating, while Vicki makes a cushion with towels. A high-tech mattress, lights and motorized recliner make for a special refuge. Pot indoor plants.
Bright Home Office Ideas
Dan Russell adds natural lighting. Faux finished pedestals create a stylish desk for under $100. Shelves showcase family photos and a family tree gallery. Put the writing on the wall literally with transfer letters.
Guest Room for the Day Tripper
Wood and drywall create a paneled wall effect. Sew a bench cushion. Decorate with black distressed furniture, great linens and artwork with a word traveler motif. Coordinate a bath with your guest room.
Second Floor Loft
Martin Stevenson installs a stair lift for aging Boomers. Cover wallpaper with a great faux finish. Create an entertainment center using furniture, artwork and a bistro table with stools. Install a wineglass rack.
5-Star Resort Guest Room
Install a tropical ceiling fan to set the mood. Upholster a bench for the foot of the bed. Wicker furniture, golf themed artwork and comfortable touches complete the look. Make the perfect guest basket.
Living Room Warmth
Install an electric fireplace and custom mantel. Get a quick fix for wrong length drapes. Custom upholstered furniture offers easy care and access. Bright colors lift spirits. And hanging pictures on steps.
Double-Duty Transition Areas
Greet guests with style and solve the “no coat closet” dilemma. Decorate with chest, lamp and mirror. Install a key cabinet. Larger hallways create setting and storage. Decorate stair landings.
Storage Space Secrets
Create a well-organized craft closet. Make bedrolls for kids’ sleepovers. Sara Foster offers cooking tips for small spaces. Organize your laundry. Get tips for making your junk disappear from view.
Backyard Landscape Showcase
Carol Joyner shows how to incorporate a pond into a small backyard with landscaping. Bruce Benfield shares tips for pruning bushes and learn how to plant and care for plants. Learn to light your pond.
Growing Curb Appeal
Transplant plants to make room for a new stepping stone walkway. Plant annuals to give your front door impressive impact. And dress up your front door for every season.
Punch Up Your Patio
Carpet your patio to get a year round space for entertaining. Use oilcloth to make chair covers and a tablecloth. Plant a patio wall garden. Review all of this season’s clever projects.
For Your Home, hosted by DIY expert Vicki Payne and daughter Sloan Payne-Rutter, returns this fall for its 8th season as public television's premier half-hour home and garden program. FYH brings out your individual style and personality through step-by-step instructions for home enhancing projects. The range of topics featured on this magazine-formatted series includes creative concepts in home decorating, remodeling and gardening, making it the perfect complement to (or replacement for) more specialized crafts programs. If airtime is tight, make the most of it with For Your Home's broad scope.
From landscaping and building a new porch in the yard, to creating a new kitchen and reinvigorating a guest bath, For Your Home brings you the know-how to get the job done. Using guest experts and their own years of how-to experience, Vicki and Sloan share insider information for making the most of your resources and your home. Their mission to provide easy-to-understand and easy-to-do projects for your home remains true.
Title: Garage Gets It Together
Description: Get a handle on your garage! Don't let the mess get you down. Vicki and Sloan demonstrate the best, easiest and most interesting ways to organize your garage—and keep it organized. CC
Title: Instant Dining Room Makeover
Description: Vicki and Sloan make an active family's formal dining room pretty and practical—without costing a fortune. How-tos include installing a new chandelier and ceiling medallion and making window treatments. CC
Title: Pillow Talk
Description: Pillows, pillows everywhere. That's what makes a room special. Vicki and Sloan have the how-tos to decorating with pillows and throws. Plus, learn how to make a knitted pillow. CC
Title: Bird Watchers
Description: Vicki and Sloan show how-to install three birdhouses on poles to make your garden sing. Plus learn the best ways to keep birdbaths and feeders clean and well stocked. CC
Title: The Perfect Porch
Description: What's better than some leisure time on the porch? Leisure time on your beautifully decorated porch! Vicki and Sloan show how to make cushions for outdoor porch chairs and share decorating tips for wicker and metal furniture with dual purposes. CC
Title: Learn About Lampshades
Description: Nothing brings warmth to a room like a beautiful lamp—and one with a gorgeous, one-of-a-kind lampshade is even more exciting. Learn to make your own lampshade out of fabric and wallpaper. Plus you'll meet our co-host—the winner of the Star for a Day contest! CC
Title: The Five Power Tools Every Woman Needs
Description: Tools enable women to make their own home repairs and updates, and they aren't hard to master. Vicki and Sloan outline the five must-have tool and show how to use them. CC
Title: Make a Pretty Pergola
Description: Vicki and Sloan build a pergola you will want to make at home. And they make it easy by showing you the steps. Then they'll show you how to select and plant climbing bushes to grow on it. CC
Title: Bathroom Warm-up
Description: Watch Vicki and Sloan take a cold bathroom and warm it up by installing an above-the-shower heater, wrapping pipes and adjusting shower heat. Discover what rugs work best in humid bathrooms. And learn to make a bathroom footstool. CC
Title: Friday Night Sandwich Party
Description: Discover the tips for throwing a fun and successful Friday night get-together. Johnson & Wales University Chef Peter Reinhart guests and reveals his secrets for great, fun sandwiches. Vicki and Sloan share step-by-steps for setting the table as well as fast clean-up ideas. CC
Description: Screens are an ideal way to make any room look better. Vicki and Sloan explore the many uses of screens, and offer how-to help for building screens out of shutters AND covering a screen with fabric. CC
Title: Backyard Walkway
Description: Get the step-by-steps (pardon the pun) to layout a new backward walkway, use pavers and edging. And Vicki and Sloan give planting ideas so your walkway stays beautiful and easy to keep. CC
Title: For Your Tiny Home
Description: Every child dreams of a playhouse and Sloan and Vicki show how to make those dreams magical realities. Learn the step-by-step directions for making your child's playhouse the most enchanting in the neighborhood. CC
1702 A Rose Garden of Your Own
Vicki and Sloan promise you a rose garden with advice on selection, planting, feeding and continual care of these beautiful flowers-including secrets to creating an eye-catching arrangement.
1703 A Palace for Your Princess
Create a space befitting your princess! Once you have your design in mind, Vicki and Sloan take you through the steps to transform your blank room into a little girl's dream~ Including material selection, mural painting, sewing, organizing, decorating and furniture selection.
1704 Family Matters
Transform your family room into a cozy, inviting space, using lots of color and warm fabrics. Learn how to paint like the pros, make a cornice board for a window treatment, and top it all of with the perfect accessories.
1705 Home Office Haven
Make your home work for you. Vicki and Sloan share productive ways to choose the right materails for storage needs, create bulletin boards and cornices, control clutter, and decorate with decorum worthy of your home enterprise.
1706 Patio Paradise
Give your great outdoors a pick-me-up! Vicki and Sloan show how to lay new pavers, create comfortable and crafty chair cushions, and add color and privacy to your patio using a trellis and flowerbeds.
1707 Where the Kids Play, Your Guests Can Stay!
Hold Everything! Make your playroom more multi-purpose. Use chalkboard paint to allow your child endless creativity. Learn how to make and install pegboards for organization, and use a Murphy bed as added space for guests.
1708 Elegance with White
While white may be absent in color, it can make a room appear crisp and elegant. Vicki and Sloan will show you how to create a custom fabric headboard, knit a plush rug, and add that extra touch with luxurious bedding to pull together an inviting bedroom.
1709 Attic Attack
Vicki and Sloan get the bats out of your belfry as they share great ways to get the most storage space out of your attic. Learn how garment bags, clear storage containers, attic flooring and clothing rods maximum storage and eliminate clutter.
1710 Home Spa
Fix up your bath with expert advice on planning the bathroom makeover of your dreams. Learn how radiant floor heating can provide a cozy step out of the shower, and the use of fixtures and lighting help a bathroom become a tranquil, spa-like space.
1711 A Space of Your Own
Spruce up your sanctuary using your favorite fabrics and accessories. Start with finding an inspiration and take it to the next level with color, texture and style. Vicki and Sloan will also show you how to repair a ceiling crack and use silver leaf foiling to create a beautiful, sheik look on frames.
1712 Outdoor Oasis
Vicki and Sloan show you how to enjoy the great outdoors in style! Learn about sewing comfortable cushions, container gardening, power washers and proper wood preservatives to maintain your beautiful outdoor structures.
1713 Display 101
Vicki and Sloan share knockout display ideas throughout the house. Discover dozens of beautiful, do-able decorating ideas; from tabletop displays and wall hangings to trendy party settings. Create quick, easy makeovers using what you already have!
For Your Home, hosted by DIY expert Vicki Payne and daughter Sloan Payne-Rutter, returns this fall for its 16th season as public television's premier half-hour home and garden program. FYH brings out your individual style and personality through step-by-step instructions for home enhancing projects. The range of topics featured on this magazine-formatted series includes creative concepts in home decorating, remodeling and gardening, making it the perfect complement to (or replacement for) more specialized crafts programs. If airtime is tight, make the most of it with For Your Home's broad scope.
From landscaping and building a new porch in the yard, to creating a new kitchen and reinvigorating a guest bath, For Your Home brings you the know-how to get the job done. Using guest experts and their own years of how-to experience, Vicki and Sloan share insider information for making the most of your resources and your home. Their mission to provide easy-to-understand and easy-to-do projects for your home remains true.
1601 Flea Market Finds
Join Vicki and Sloan as they attend this year's amazing Metrolina Flea Market and find great items to revive with stylish makeovers. CC
1602 Coming Home
Sloan gets a new entryway installation in her home and floral designer Ardith Beveridge shows how to create a welcoming arrangement for your foyer. Sloan demonstrates a great way to express appreciation for soldiers-create a commemorative bulletin board. CC
1603 Curb Appeal
It's makeover time at the Payne's! Vicki's home gets a new front porch-complete with bright, new lighting installed by the mother/daughter team and elegant planting containers created by Sloan. CC
1604 Outdoor Living
Vicki and Sloan use a new technology to design landscaping features for their front yards. Sloan gives vibrant life to unfinished furniture with paint, wallpaper and a little creativity. Vicki and her sewing machine answer the call of the wild by creating comfy cushions for the great outdoors. CC
1605 Landscape Makeovers
Vicki and Sloan implement the results of computer-generated plans for new landscape plantings in their front yards. Vicki sheds a little light on outdoor lighting that you can create yourself by using terra cotta flowerpots. CC
1606 Safe & Sound
Sloan sets out to keep kids and dogs safe by installing a new fence in the back yard, as well as an invisible fence in the front. Vicki shows a great way to save money by sewing a reversible harvest chair cover. CC
1607 Water, Water Everywhere
Sloan shows how easy it is to create a mosaic fountain and has a new irrigation system installed for yard and garden. To get you ready for your next garden party, Vicki shares an easy knitting-with-fabric project. CC
1608 Mudroom Makeover
Sloan and Vicki give a mudroom a makeover, pulling it all together with new stick-down carpet tiles, fun sunflower window treatments and a coordinating sink skirt. CC
1609 Kitchen Dress-Up
Chic new countertops are on the menu for Sloan's kitchen, Vicki uses colorful fabric for custom window treatments and appliance covers and the mother/daughter team shows how easy it is to make over dining room chairs with paint. CC
1610 Guest Bath Makeover, Part I
Demolition begins in the half bath with the floor, wallpaper and plumbing ripped out. Guest Bruce Johnson shares easy tips for giving your vanity a whole new look. CC
1611 Guest Bath Makeover, Part II
See the rebirth of the guest bath with new flooring and colorful painted walls. Vicki and Sloan install the new vanity, toilet and lighting. CC
1612 Designer Looks
Guest Jayne Gauss shows Sloan an easy stenciling project. Furniture guru Larry Chilton shares what's new in home accessories. And Sloan creates Christmas stockings that make great gift bags! CC
Sloan and Vicki install a backyard swing set for Sloan's daughter. Learn how to raise children with values using tips from guest Michael Hall, MD.
For Your Home, public television's premier half-hour home and garden program hosted by DIY expert Vicki Payne and daughter Sloan Payne-Rutter, returns for its 15 th season this spring. Nationally distributed by American Public Television (APT), FYH features step-by-step instructions for home enhancing projects that bring out one's individual style and personality. The range of topics featured on this magazine-formatted series-including creative concepts in home decorating, remodeling and gardening-is the perfect complement to (or replacement for) more specialty-oriented crafts programs.
This season on For Your Home, Vicki and Sloan visit the breathtaking Charlotte Symphony Guild ASID Showhouse for some of the latest innovations in home interior design; welcome leading furniture designers, home improvement pros and crafting experts; devote an entire show to slipcovers; work with walls and windows; develop their earthy sides in the yard and garden; and energetically share insider information for making your home life more enjoyable. Their mission is to give viewers a whole range of practical, easy-to-understand and do-able information. For Your Home.
1501 It's a Cultural Affair
The Charlotte Symphony Guild ASID Showhouse represents the pinnacle of interior design across the nation. Go behind-the-scenes at this extraordinary event as Vicki and Sloan tour this year's showhouse. CC
1502 Cover Up
Vicki and Sloan share glamorous ways to cover old walls, windows and books using a new plaster technique for your walls, an easy to make cornice for your windows and paper crafting for your books. CC
1503 Spring Into Action
Welcome spring with a yard full of colorful, flowering bulbs. Inside, decide on springs, foam or platform for your next upholstered furniture purchase. And spring into this season's hottest craze as Vicki shows how to knit with fabric! CC
1504 Old to New
Learn how to detect and deal with destructive mold that might be growing under your home. For extra storage space, learn how to make over an old trunk. Then celebrate a lifetime of service with great retirement party scrapbook ideas. CC
1505 Crowning Glory
Add the final touch to your yard with a relaxing garden fountain. Find out the winners of this year's Pinnacle Design Awards for the furniture industry. Then create a comfee fit for a queen. CC
1506 Metal, Wood & Glass
If your old wooden deck is looking tired, don't miss Vicki and Sloan's deck makeover project. Learn how to use the new wood replacement materials to give your deck a new look. Get professional advice on decorating with wood and metal furniture. Then learn to etch glass. CC
1507 What's New?
Sloan gets some tips from the professional on how to design and start her new garden. Vicki shares a new technique for creating Roman shades for your teenager's windows. And don't spend top dollar on designer bed linens, learn how to craft your own using ribbons. CC
1508 Slipcover Workshop
Hundreds of viewers have asked Vicki and Sloan for tips to make stylish slipcovers, so they're dedicating this entire show to Slipcovers 101 . If you have an old chair be sure to catch this episode! CC
1509 Natural Effects
Learn how to give your walls the look of old world plaster in the first of a two-part series on faux finishes. Then it's out into the garden for a decorating treat as you learn how to turn gourds into designer accessories. CC
1510 You Win
Finish your faux finishes tutorial. Get the latest trends from this season's furniture market. Then it's all fun and crafts as Sloan and Vicki create great game boards to give your family hours of fun. CC
1511 Problem Solvers
Get rid of those problem bare spots in your yard with grass growing tips from the pros. Then get organized with some wire clutter control tips and see a creative way to decorate your child's lampshades with fun fabrics. CC
1512 Get a Handle on It
Sticky doors can be a problem in any home - see how Vicki and Sloan fix theirs. Then get a handle on this season's newest decorating fabrics. And learn how to manage your child's room with a creative wall organizer. CC
1513 House Beautiful
Get easy tips for making your garden and home more beautiful without spending a fortune. Discover easy-to-make decorating accessories. CC
1401- A Trip to the Market
It's a brand new season and time for new furniture brands. Vicki and Sloan take viewers behind the scenes of the International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, N.C. After learning the latest trends from Bob Stec in the Lexington showroom, Vicki and Sloan get tips on floral arrangements for the showrooms and are shown how to integrate them into your home. Someone has to feed all those hungry furniture shoppers and highly praised Chef, J. Basul Nobel, tells us how.
1402- Fun & Funky Makeovers
Match your kitchen to your accessories as Bruce Johnson demonstrates how to create a fun, colorful kitchen using his staining technique. It's time to re-think what's new in wallpaper as Nancy Hanby-Robie tells Sloan about all the new trendy and cutting edge designs now available. Give your craft room a makeover as Vicki shows you how to coordinate your fabric by creating a sewing machine cover.
1403- Planting Style in Your Home
Sloan steps out to the garden and gets a lesson in growing some of the most popular herbs from Tracey Lee. Barbara Browers adds embellishing, and cost effective, architectural elements to your home. Eat your meals in style with Tina Schwager's decorative serving set.
1404- Smart Eats
Bill White gives Vicki gets a professional lesson today on how to invest wisely with stocks, bonds and asset allocations. Curried chicken, cucumbers, avocados, and grilled asparagus are all on the menu on this episode as Chef Sara Foster whips up some appetizing salads. Enjoy your favorite bottle beverage on an elegant bistro table set that Vicki shows is so easy to sew.
1405- Everything's Peachy
Charlie Sutton reviews four stylish chairs from the International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, NC. "One Stroke Painting" master, Donna Dewberry, paints peaches onto wallpaper and reveals how to integrate your creations with your accessories. Learn how to crochet your own afghan using a colorful array of glitter yarn.
1406- What's Faux Dinner?
Sloan decorates hatboxes with springtime fabrics sure to enhance any room in your home. Will Johnson reveals a quick and easy way to cook savory Leg of Lamb. Create your own stenciled floor finish with Jodi Baldanza's unique faux application.
1407- Culture Lesson
Everyone needs to know the proper etiquette for formal dinners, and Ruth Kern visits Sloan to demonstrate correct place settings and proper dining protocol. Vicki explores a Japanese garden at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens in Durham, NC. Tina Schwager returns to create a decorative headboard for your child's room.
1408- Birds & Houses
Jim McCafferty discusses all the ins and outs about purchasing insurance for your home. Donna Dewberry paints birdhouses to match coordinating fabrics. Sloan shares a wonderful and fashionable scrapbook idea to keep all your memories cherished.
1409- Hung Up on Fried Chicken
Vicki gets a special lesson on the history of the Sarah P. Duke Gardens in Durham, NC. Lynnie Winter shares a new and simple technique for hanging wallpaper. Mama Dip visits Vicki's kitchen and shares her secret recipe for cooking delicious Southern-style fried chicken.
1410- Trendy & Tasteful
Dixon Mitchell gives us the inside scoop on what's new with design and style in Vanguard furniture. Sara Foster joins Vicki in the kitchen to share a dozen different ways to enjoy her mouth-watering Crostini & Bruschetta. Give your kids the feeling of camping in the great outdoors with this great indoor camouflage tent project.
1411- Packed with Personality
Cari Clement shows some great ways to decorate when you knit with wire-that's right, wire! Billie Ciancio brings a Pack-O-fun crafts that kids can make themselves. Discover how to personalize a tote bag with beautiful fabric.
1412- Under the Sea
Vicki's at market again-the International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, NC, and takes you behind the scenes to see how furniture buyers do the buying. Sloan sand etches martini glasses with various designs for various occasions-a great gift-giving idea. Vicki introduces a new bathroom project that is a must see for all lovers of tropical fish!
1413- Household Treatments
Show off your sewing skills with new window treatments that you can "button-up". Don't throw your precious garments in a drawer until you watch John McIlwee teach you how to preserve them. Donna Dewberry paints her famous "One Stroke" roses on walls and borders to create beautiful home décor.
1201 First Impressions-Greet your guests in style by installing a new front entryway system. Sloan gives a plain lampshade a country French flare using stamps, feathers and a glue gun, while Vicki stitches up stylish seat cushions for kitchen counter stools.
1202 The Great Outdoors-Learn how to build your own backyard water garden in the first installment of this two-part series. Vicki shows how to attract birds to your garden by building a wooden birdfeeder. Sloan decorates greeting cards with a cheerful floral design.
1203 From Garden to Table-Sloan and her guest put the finishing touches on their backyard water garden project. Vicki turns the tables on a reversible table runner and Sloan shows how to decorate a colorful garden bench with stenciled pansies and bows.
1204 Child's Play-Before you redecorate your children's rooms, check out the great ideas on this episode of FYH. Vicki shares an easy-to-make quilt and window treatment for the nursery and Sloan turns plain plywood into easy-to-build children's furniture.
1205 Weekend Projects-Want to knit but don't have the time? Join Sloan and Vicki as they learn how to use a knitting machine to create home décor items in just an afternoon. Sloan creates a memory page to capture Logan's little smiles and Vicki shares safety tips for cleaning and maintaining rain gutters.
1206 High Fashion-Get the latest in home décor fabrics and color trends from this season's High Point, NC, furniture market. Learn how to decorate flowerpots and add luster and dimensions to your home's décor using mosaics and paint.
1207 Outdoor Entertaining-Sloan learns how to make charming outdoor lawn furniture. Vicki sews cheery placemats to add style to your next barbecue and Sloan gives the setting the perfect touch with decorated tin ware.
1208 Custom Design-Create your own knitted afghans and throws that are as easy to make as they are colorful. Add architectural details to your home using moldings, niches and wallpaper. Learn how to keep your backyard ponds looking clean and your fish swimming happily with easy maintenance tips.
1209 Kid's Choice-Vicki shares an affordable decorating solution for adding artwork to your kids' rooms. Sloan helps you get your kids into a reading mood with an easy-to-make book tote. Then it's time for everyone to kick back by the backyard pool with today's latest push-button technology.
1210 Go with the Flow-Sloan shows how to create a growth chart that will have your kids reaching for the sky. Vicki shares great decorating tips for getting the colors in your house really flowing from room to room and Sloan goes with the flow as she gets an update on what's new in water therapy.
1211 Holiday Projects-Get a jump on the holiday rush with these great Christmas projects. Learn how to make Mr. and Mrs. Santa chairs, create a reversible tree skirt and decorate with candles.
1212 Ladies Choice-Join Vicki and Sloan for a wallpaper shopping trip. Learn how to make your own no-sew evening bag for that special night out. Vicki and Sloan show how to install a wall-mounted jewelry cabinet and safe for your precious gems or mementos.
1213 All American-Take your spirit to the curb with a patriotic mailbox that you and your kids can decorate. Vicki teaches the all-American art of stenciling while Sloan shows how to let the sun shine in by installing a new full-view storm door.
1101 Mums Are the Word
Vicki discusses different types, colors and how to grow hardy mums. Sloan shows how to make soap loaves that make great gifts. Larry Chilton shows Vicki how to select and arrange furniture in your new sunroom.
1102 Everything Retro Is New Again
John Herron shows Sloan how to make beautiful and creative floral arrangements for a dinning room breakfront or tabletop. Vicki paints place mats with a 1950's motif. Nancy Glass and Alan Daniels give an FYH viewer an updated look with a hair and makeup makeover.
1103 Of Cabbages & Computers
Vicki introduces you to ornamental cabbages for your fall garden and indoor floral arrangements. Sloan shows how to use your PC to make personalized designs you can etch on all kinds of glassware. Charlie Sutton, Lexington furniture designer, discusses classic English furniture designs for today's homes with Vicki.
1104 Vintage Linens Old & New
Sloan gets a lesson on how to care for vintage textiles from John McIlwee. Vicki demonstrates how to decorate linens with the look of antique "red work" designs using quick transfer techniques. Larry Elmore and Sloan discuss parenting techniques you can use to talk to your children when bad things happen (i.e. 9-11-01).
1105 The Color of Romance
Vicki shows you how to add great fall color to your garden by growing Asters. Tina Schwager teaches Sloan how to make romantic floral pillows without sewing a stitch. Jane Gauss uses wallpaper to create the faux look of tumbled marble tiles on walls and floor cloths.
1106 Silk Tricks & Twig Hooks
John Herron and Vicki recycle old silk floral arrangements to create beautiful new arrangements. Sloan shows you how to use wooden twigs to create clever shelf brackets and hooks for the spa or bathroom. Vicki and Dave Dovell knock out walls to maximize space and give a home a new updated look.
1107 The Old Man & the Seeds (& the Beads)
Tina Schwager and Sloan turn plain, ordinary lampshades into designer originals using fabric and beads. Guy Walters from Thomasville Furniture and Vicki discuss the creation and continuing success of the Ernest Hemingway furniture collection. Vicki and Sloan show how to replant an old flowerbed to create a colorful spring garden.
1108 All That Pizzazz
Vicki and Sloan show you how to improve the look of your yard by defining the edges of your flowerbeds and lawn. Sloan adds office pizzazz to papier-mâché storage containers using paint and stamps. Charlie Sutton tells Vicki how to care for old and new wood furniture.
1109 Shades of Personality
Kathy Wall and Sloan discuss the safety and functionality of today's window blinds and shades. Vicki uses wallpaper cutouts, paint and varnish to transform old flower pails into decorator accents. Amy Archer and Sloan explore what your color preferences say about your personality and behavior.
1110 From Plain Glass to Etched Class
John Herron and Sloan create beautiful floral arrangements. Vicki transforms plain glass tabletops into high tech etched furniture pieces. An FYH crewmember gets a makeover from Alan Daniels and Nancy Glass.
1111 Fashionable Transformations
Sloan introduces you to quirky garden sedums. Jane Gauss uses wallpaper to transform an old bookcase and to create fashionable floor cloths. Tina Schwager and Sloan decorate denim jackets with fabric and beads.
1112 Up Against the Toile
Vicki and Sloan plant colorful fall and winter container gardens using mums, kale, and pansies. Vicki discusses the history of toile fabrics and designs while re-covering an old vanity stool with toile. Guy Walters from Thomasville Furniture gives Sloan a lesson in the history and manufacturing of fancy face veneer furniture.
1113 Furniture Revelations
Nancy Glass, Clinique technician, comes to the rescue with a makeover for a member of our National Reserves. Does your personality match your furniture? Amy Archer and Vicki discuss ways to select furniture based on your personality. Sloan uses paint jewels to decorate accessories for your powder room or vanity table.
901 Garden Variety
Vicki gardens with hydrangeas and stitches relaxing buckwheat hull pillows while Sloan builds a durable wooden garden tote.
902 Adding Warmth
Vicki warms up a plain tabletop with etching techniques while Sloan gets a lesson on quilting from award winning designer Hollis Chatelain. Tony Weir drops by to install a home generator.
903 What's New at Market?
Larry Chilton brings this season's newest furniture trends from the High Point, North Carolina market. Sloan investigates new border techniques for pillows. Fall gardening tips are the focus of Vicki and Sloan's backyard workout.
904 Outdoor Magic
Live like the rich and famous by installing an automatic gate opener. Sloan learns how to create a picture using her sewing machine while Vicki shares a stamping project that dresses up a plain garden apron and tote bag.
905 Cozy Projects
Tea for two is easy when you know how to serve it in style with Japanese tea cozies. Interior designer Anna Richardson takes us on tour of a designer show house then Sloan will show us how to capture our memories in a fun to make scrap book.
906 Everything's Rosy
Vicki creates napkin décor art to create a beautiful rose box while Sloan learns how to embroider on sheer fabrics. Rose expert Betty Stewart demonstrates how to winterize roses.
907 Dramatic Effects
John Gordon and Sloan install new outdoor lights. Vicki recycles an old picture frame with paint and gold foils while Tina Schwager helps Sloan create a Scherenschnitte wall hanging.
908 Do Yourself a Favor
Learn Sashiko, an ancient sewing technique and get the latest gardening tips for growing climbing roses. Sloan shows you how to make the perfect floral box party favors.
909 Things are Looking Up
John Gordon and Vicki make over a hallway ceiling. Sloan learns a fast quilting technique and shares colorful glass decorating techniques.
910 Taking The Time
Sloan spends a sunny afternoon touring Bob Timberlake's personal studio. Vicki shows how to use masking tape to decorate wine glasses and Sloan stitches up laundry basket liners.
911 Table Toppers and Benches
Sloan paints candles for decorative centerpieces. Vicki and Sloan work together to build a potting bench. Vicki demonstrates how to make a masculine desk clock.
912 Shop Talk
Vicki and Sloan go shopping for new kitchen ideas. Brighten your garden with Vicki's pansy planting tips and Sloan's outdoor wire basket project.
913 Designer Originals
Kitchen designer Jennie Bischoff share kitchen design ideas with Vicki. Sloan makes a stenciled floor cloth with a contemporary twist and Vicki uses velvet to light up a designer lampshade.