NOVI, MI--(Marketwire - January 6, 2011) - Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA) is sponsoring the Novi Home Improvement Show, January 28-30, 2011, at the Rock Financial Showplace in Novi (just off I-96 on Grand River, 1 mile west of Novi Rd.). Anything and everything you need to remodel and improve your home can be found under one roof. Browse through 210,000 square feet and 350 exhibits in kitchen, bath, doors, windows, remodeling, furniture and much more. The show is part of the National Home & Garden Series presented by Dish Network.

Featured at the show is a special "Home for all Ages" informational area dedicated to home modifications and services that allow people to occupy their residences safely, confidently, and comfortably throughout their later years. Find unbelievable appliance deals from Big George's Home Appliance Mart and Witbeck Home Appliance Mart. Special appearances will be made by "America's Master Handyman" Glenn Haege of WJR and The Inside/Outside Guys of WMUZ. WJR's Real Estate 411 will conduct workshops on various topics for homeowners in today's real estate market. Habitat for Humanity will work a coat check for donations on all days of the show.

At the show, enter to win valuable giveaways, including:

  • The annual "House of Nails" contest returns, sponsored by Wallside Windows and WXYZ TV-7, where attendees can estimate the number of nails in the house container for a chance to win $10,000 worth of custom windows.
  • A 1kw photovoltaic (solar) system connected to the energy grid, courtesy of Rapid Roofing. Prize is valued at $35,000.
  • A 10' x 10' Equinox Awning, valued at $4,200, courtesy of Mr. Enclosure.
  • A full, stainless steel kitchen appliance giveaway, including an Energy Star refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and microwave by Whirlpool. Prize is awarded by Wholesale Builders Supply and valued at $5,000.

A coupon is available on, in area newspapers and at local gas stations. To find a gas station with discount coupons near you, visit With this special coupon, all consumers can get a $1 off any adult or senior admission.

The Novi Home Improvement Show will be held at the Rock Financial Showplace and is open Friday 2-9 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The cost for adult admission (ages 13 and up) is $8; children ages 12 and under are admitted free! Seniors (ages 55 and over) are admitted for just $7. Attendees can purchase advance tickets online at and receive a 1 year subscription to Better Homes & Gardens, or buy advance tickets on sale at Metro Detroit Home Depot stores for $6 (a $2 discount).

New this year, attendees of the 2011 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) can bring their used Auto Show ticket stub and receive $1 off admission to the home improvement show. The Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA) was a team partner with 2011 NAIAS in creating the Smarter Living Exhibit, featuring sustainable technologies from across North America, during the 2011 North American International Auto Show.

The Novi Home Improvement Show, the largest in the metro Detroit area, is the first in a series of 2011 home improvement shows produced by Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA).

Contact Information:

Rachael Biermann

Agency: All Seasons Communications
Phone: (586) 752-6381