Home Depot has developed new educational Virtual Field Trips videos that the company will add to its digital DIY workshops library in which company suppliers host kid-friendly, behind-the-scenes tours and provide insights into how they create products for retail shelves.
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Moderate gains in homeowner spending for improvements and repairs are expected through much of next year as initial concerns of a possible pandemic-induced downturn have largely dissipated, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.
While its in-store kids workshop classes are paused, Home Depot is offering live-stream and digital workshops and has donated more than 500,000 kids workshop kits over the past four months to more than 100 nonprofit organizations and schools across the country.
The NPD Group provides more evidence that consumers are using home furnishings as a way to define space as they engage in more work and leisure activities at home.
Ace Hardware has completed the acquisition of Handyman Matters, a franchisor of home repair, maintenance, and improvement services based in Denver. Handyman Matters will become Ace Handyman Services and operate as a new stand-alone, subsidiary of Ace Hardware Corp.
GfK, a research and analytics group, recently conducted an online survey of 1,000 U.S. consumers considering smart home products, which revealed a push towards do-it-yourself installation.
This spring, Target is refreshing the Hearth & Hand with Magnolia collection, a modern farmhouse-inspired home and lifestyle brand from Chip and Joanna Gaines, which launched last year.
In a move that brings together social media, interest in kit-based activities and family project endeavors, Michaels and Pinterest have partnered to launch Make It Kits. The kits include all the necessary supplies to help anyone from a beginner to a more experienced crafter tackle trending projects posted on the social media site.
PBteen has launched an exclusive product collaboration with popular YouTube star Meg DeAngelis. The MayBaby by Meg DeAngelis for PBteen…
PBteen has entered into an exclusive product collaboration with popular YouTube performer Meg DeAngelis. Billed as MayBaby on YouTube, DeAngelis…
As it looks for new ways to enhance its e-commerce model for home-related products, Wayfair has partnered with paint and…