Great ideas take shape in the presence of comfort, inspiration – and a little liquid courage. Located just steps from the Main Stage. Snag a break from the action, take inspiration from your stylish surroundings, and toast to making those home improvements happen.
Toyota Test Drives:
Toyota Canada is proud to return as the official automotive sponsor of the BC Home & Garden Show. Choose from a selection of great Toyota vehicles to test drive right here at the show including the New 2018 Corolla iM and enter for your chance to win!
Apartment dwellers and urbanites, this one’s for you: conserving space and living small is all the rage right now, which is why we’ve got all the small garden ideas you’ll need to cultivate a lush, green garden of your own no matter where you call home. Explore more than 3,000 square feet of innovative container and small space gardens designed with conservation and drought prevention in mind by Jovak Landscaping, Vandenberg Landscape Design, No Limit Landscaping and Azuro Concepts, among others. From synthetic turf to hearty greens to self-contained recycled water features, we’ve got all the tools and inspiration you’ll need to create the garden of your dreams regardless of size.
Ask an Expert:
Sometimes an expert’s eye for design is all you need to get your home and garden goals on the right track. Enjoy a custom, 10-15 minute complimentary consultation with one of our local home improvement insiders and get your projects on the right track. Take inspiration from styled home décor vignettes, and come prepared with paint swatches, flooring samples and an open mind so you can head home ready to make your design dreams a reality.
||Official Paint Sponsor:
BC Hydro Smart Home
designed by Jamie Banfield Design
Learn how to pair attainable high design elements with energy efficiency throughout your home. Jamie Banfield Design manages to effortlessly convey the simplicity in cost savings through energy star appliances and fixtures and repurposed items for your home, all while bringing his signature west coast design flair to the BC Hydro Smart Home, too. Featuring a full sized garage, electric car - the Prius Prime - charging stations and more, visit the BC Hydro Smart Home to learn more ways to save on your energy costs.
Hardwood floors desperate for a refinish? Master bath begging for fresh tiles? Look no further than the Help Desk presented by Sunlife Financial, to point you in the right direction! Stop by the concourse or east entrance to get started. Asking for help is the first step to success.
Bare walls, begone! Dress up your home décor with choice pieces from local painters, photographers and sketch artists, with options suited to every taste and budget. Dreary palettes, be warned – your days are numbered.
Who’s in need of a little retail therapy? Portobello West, Vancouver’s favourite fashion and art market, is showcasing a selection of the city’s top emerging artisans and craftspeople in a special home show pop-up edition. With covetable pieces to take any wardrobe, jewelry box or art collection to whole new heights, shopping local has never been so chic.