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Apr 21

Cabin Comforts Round One: Win a $1,000 Cash Prize

Wine serving tray

Don’t miss your chance to vote and enter to win $1,000!

It’s time for the first round of Blog Cabin 2015 Cabin Comforts Giveaway. This year we’re doing it a little different. Now through May 5, 2015 at 8:59 am ET, vote daily for your favorite kitchen and entertaining accessories in each of several categories. Then enter once per day for a chance to win a $1,000 cash prize.

From cool kitchen gadgets to pots and pans, elegant serving pieces to fun food makers, we’ve got a bevy of kitchen and entertaining accessories for you to vote on. Remember, you can vote as many times as you’d like and enter once per day for a chance to win a $1,000 cash prize .

Voting and entry for round one ends May 5, 2015 at 8:59 a.m. ET.

Good luck bloggers! Share with us in the comments below which items you love the most.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., age 21 or older. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received. Sweepstakes ends at 8:59 a.m. ET on June 2, 2015. For full official rules, visit www.diynetwork.com. Sponsored by Scripps Networks, LLC dba DIY Network, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, Tennessee 37932.

Apr 13

Check Out the Brand-New DIYNetwork.com

DIYNetwork.com The entire DIYNetwork.com family has been waiting for this day for a long time. I can’t wait to hear your reactions when you explore our new home. We’ve been working hard to bring you the best DIYNetwork.com experience ever and we’re sure you’re going to love it.

What are you looking for? Whether it’s going behind-the-scenes with your favorite shows, diving into your next how-to project, or exploring all things Blog Cabin 2015, we have dedicated “channels” for each topic on our new site. Within each channel, you’ll find beautiful photo galleries, projects and videos to turn your house into a home that represents you.

The new website is pure eye candy, and I can’t stop swooning. Go ahead, make yourself at home on the brand-new DIYNetwork.com and our new Blog Cabin channel.

Take a Website Tour of DIYNetwork.com

Mar 23

Don’t Miss Behind the Build at Blog Cabin 2015

Blog Cabin 2015

Happy Monday!I wanted to drop a post about some exciting Behind the Build eye-candy that went live recently on HGTV.com. Over on our sister site you’ll find a video preview and over 100 images of construction. I’ve listed a few of my favorites below, but I want to hear from you. What do you want to see more or less of during the construction of Blog Cabin 2015?MUST-SEE CONSTRUCTION FEATURES

Mar 16

People’s Choice Round Six: Vote for All Things Outdoors

Blog Cabin 2015 Outdoor Spaces

It’s time for our last round of voting! Wow, this has flown by and I’m excited to see all of your choices incorporated into the build. In round six of our People’s Choice vote we’re moving outdoors. For the next two weeks, you’ll be picking a fire pit feature, garden design, arcade games, and more. You’ve got nine decisions to make. Choose wisely, and vote as many times as you’d like.

Let us know what your favorite features are in the comments below!

 VOTE NOW

Browse all winning products and materials >>

 

Mar 3

People’s Choice Round Five: Vote for Library Details

Blog Cabin 2015 People's Choice Vote Round 5

Get excited because we’re starting round five of our People’s Choice vote! We’ve gathered a collection of library lounge products and materials for you to choose, from bookshelves to accent wall design, cozy seating options to luxurious lighting.

You have nine decisions to make this round. Share your picks in the comments below, and pin your favorites to Pinterest.

VOTE NOW

See the library location and floor plans >>

Browse all wining items and materials >>

Feb 20

Introducing Our Guest Blogger Dylan Eastman

Dylan Eastman

Blog Cabin 2015 construction is ramping up and we’ve got a lot of ground to cover before the big reveal. To help us get acquainted with this year’s project, I’ve asked build and design manager Dylan Eastman to share his weekly reports about this amazing renovation. Starting next week Dylan will be posting images and writing about the progress of our beloved Blog Cabin 2015 in Coeur d’Alene. Please give him a warm welcome as he becomes our eyes and ears on the ground!

Check out Dylan’s first look at Blog Cabin 2015 >>

Feb 17

People’s Choice Round Four: Vote for All Things Living

Blog Cabin 2015 Round four voting

Round four of our People’s Choice vote has begun! We’ve gathered a bevy of interior products and materials for you to choose, from water features under the stairway to pet-friendly design, entertainment room seating to a vintage soda shoppe or snack bar.

You have nine decisions to make this round. Share your picks in the comments below, and pin your favorites to Pinterest.

VOTE NOW

Browse all wining items and materials >>

Feb 3

People’s Choice Round Three: Vote for Kitchen Details

Blog Cabin kitchen

It’s time for round three of our People’s Choice vote for this year’s DIY Network Blog Cabin. Help us select features for the kitchen, from the sink location and backsplash material to the cabinetry design and light fixtures. You have eight decisions to make this round with unlimited daily voting. Share your picks with fellow fans (and me!) in the comments below.

VOTE NOW!

Need help imagining the remodeled layout? Browse before and after floor plans >>

Jan 20

People’s Choice Round Two: Vote for Master Suite Details

Blog Cabin 2015 Construction Vote

We’ve arrived at round two of our People’s Choice vote for this year’s DIY Network Blog Cabin. Help us select features for the master suite, from the bedroom light fixtures and bed style to the bathroom shower design and tile pattern. You have eight decisions to make this round. Share your picks with fellow fans (and me!) in the comments below.

VOTE NOW!

Browse all winning products and materials >>

Jan 6

People’s Choice Round One: Voting Starts Today!

Blog Cabin 2015 Construction VoteToday’s the day you’ve all been waiting for. Starting today, you can begin voting for inside-out features for this year’s DIY Network Blog Cabin. You’ll have the opportunity to vote on the exterior siding color, window pattern, indoor paint palette and the flooring installed throughout. Vote up to 10 times per day on DIYNetwork.com, and pin your favorite picks to Pinterest. I’m dying to know what you pick!

VOTE NOW!

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