FOR YOUR HOME is a half-hour home and garden program hosted by do-it- yourself expert Vicki Payne and daughter Sloan Payne-Rutter. FYH features step-by-step instructions for home enhancing projects that bring out one's individual style and personality. Because of its breadth of topics -- covering creative concepts in home decorating, remodeling and gardening -- this magazine-formatted program is the perfect complement to (or replacement for) other more niche-targeted programs. Its mission is to give viewers a whole range of practical, easy-to-understand, and do-able information "For Your Home."
Do you admire everyone else's beautiful yard and garden but don't know the first thing about gardening? Vicki is an experienced gardener that just loves sharing her knowledge and experiences with newbie gardeners. Learn how to select the right plants for your garden. How to plant a new shrub, deadhead roses, and tell a weed from a flower. This is the perfect time to learn the basics so your yard can look its best all year round.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
I Designed It Myself Episode # 2808
Bring the creativity out in your teenagers by letting them plan and decorate their own bedrooms. Sound scary? Don't worry, as the grandmother of 5, Vicki has lots of experience when it comes to letting kids become designers. Together you can design a space that you both can live with. Vicki's grand daughter, Logan joins her on this episode of FYH. Together they select a new color scheme, pick out carpet and bedding, shop for furniture and pull it all together with a great do it yourself window treatment made from large colorful tissue flowers. Vicki shares tips for designing and organizing a closet layout that will make it easier for your kids to keep their rooms tidy.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
Improving Your View Episode # 2809
Are you dreaming of moving from the suburbs to the city, perhaps a penthouse condo? Vicki and her special guest, designer Normand Couture show you how to decorate a living room with contemporary style and flare. If a move is not in the cards, find out how to update your existing home with new windows. Plus get great tips from the professionals on how to get your windows sparkling clean.
Thursday, June 06, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT2
Fixing It Up Episode # 2810
We're putting the accent on "UP"! We demonstrate some fabulous ideas, new looks and how better use of space can go a long way to enhance the way you think and function in your home. Vicki discusses the value homeowners can add to a home's exterior by adding an outdoor living area or upgrading their roof. Moving indoors, Vicki demonstrates how flipping rooms and revitalizing the master bedroom can also make a big change in how you live in your home.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT2
Curb Appeal Episode # 2811
If you are trying to sell your house you need to make sure it has great curb appeal. Learn how to turn an ordinary home into a show stopper with a few simple changes. Vicki will share ideas for three different homes which include updating your entryway, replacing your rooftop with a cedar shake look and adding container gardens. You are sure to find great ideas for your own home in this episode of FYH.
Thursday, June 20, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
Attic Upfit, Part 1 Episode # 2812
Making the most of your home is key for today's homeowners, whether you are looking for a place to establish a home office, need an apartment for grown children or thinking of generating a little extra income with a garage apartment. Join Vicki and her FYH crew as they turn a three-car garage attic into a home office villa complete with a full bathroom and small kitchen. Vicki and her team share ideas for three different space designs. The first episode in this two-part series is your opportunity to learn the ins and outs of a major home remodeling project.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 Length : 28 min MPT2
Kitchen Modernization Part 2
Episode # 2806
Vicki shares all the latest in today's kitchen products and design from selecting cabinets, counter tops, tile, sinks and appliances to hardwoods and lighting. Enjoy watching the amazing transformation of this homeowner's 1950's style kitchen into a welcoming place for the entire family to gather for meal times, homework, laundry and morning coffee. You will find great ideas you can incorporate into modernizing your own kitchen. Rebroadcast
Thursday, May 16, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
Kitchen Modernization Part 1
Episode # 2805
For Your Home viewers love kitchen makeovers. Vicki and the FYH crew turn a 1950's style kitchen into a chef's delight. If you are thinking about updating or completely renovating your kitchen you're going to love this show. Discover how to design a well functioning kitchen, establish a working budget and test for lead paint and asbestos issues. Removing a wall to enlarge your kitchen space can be tricky, but FYH takes you step by step through this process during the first episode of this two part Kitchen Modernization. Rebroadcast
Thursday, May 09, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
From The Floor Up
Episode # 2804
Flooring takes a lot of abuse and is one of the first areas of the home that demands attention. Vicki and the FYH crew tackle the issues surrounding a remodeling project that focuses on updating a home using flooring, paint and new furniture. Learn how to select the right hardwoods and carpeting, refinish existing hardwoods to match the new hardwoods, replace wooden spindles with metal balustrades, deal with moisture issues in the crawl space and update your family room decor. Rebroadcast
Thursday, May 02, 2013 Length : 27 min MPT2
Episode # 2803
This project was so big it took two shows to cover all the work that Vicki and her crew did to the home. Once the hardscape was completed, it was time to turn the project over to the FYH landscape crew. Working with the existing plantings and layout of the front yard, they transplanted trees, roses, flowers and other planting to improve the appearance of the home's front yard. Then turning their attention to the backyard yard, the crew leveled the sunken yard, and installed new sod, plantings and seasonal flowers. As a final touch, the backdoor was replaced, enhancing the overall look of the back of the home. You'll find it's amazing what can be accomplished by working with existing materials and talented landscapers in this conclusion of our Outdoor Living series! Rebroadcast
Thursday, April 25, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT2
Outdoor Living - Hardscape Makeover Part 1
Episode # 2802
Buying a foreclosed home can be worthwhile, but dealing with what was neglected in the process can be daunting. FYH helps a family renovate their dated deck, porch and unkempt landscape. Vicki and her FYH crew replace a backyard deck, renovate a screened in porch and install new brick walkways in this episode of our two part series. Rebroadcast
Thursday, April 18, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT2
Highpoint Furniture Market Tour
Episode # 2801
The largest home furnishings show in the world takes place twice a year in High Point, North Carolina. Join Vicki as she takes you to this "trade only" decorating wonderland. You'll meet today's hottest designers, see the newest in home furnishings and get wonderful decorating ideas to use to spruce up your home's deco this season. Get the scope on all the latest trends before they hit the stores. What a wonderful way to kick-start this season's new shows! Rebroadcast
Thursday, April 11, 2013 Length : 28 min MPT2
Attic Upfit, Part 2
Episode # 2813
Making the most of your home is key for today's homeowners, whether you are looking for a place to establish a home office, need an apartment for grown children or thinking of generating a little extra income with a garage apartment. Join Vicki and her FYH crew as they turn a three-car garage attic into a home office villa complete with a full bathroom and small kitchen. Vicki and her team share ideas for three different space designs. The second episode of this two-part series is your opportunity to learn the ins and outs of a major home remodeling project.