On 7 January 2017, HGTV has replaced fitness and weather channel TVN Meteo Active. This was the first market in Europe the channel has expanded to.
HGTV was honored with the Academy of Achievement Award for their significant impact on the home and garden décor industry at the 22nd Annual Accessories Resource Team (ARTS) gala event on January 2, 2011.
SNI CEO Ken Lowe stated of the programming strategy that "We're not going to surprise you. It's not easy to create content that people are passionate about and somewhat addicted to that is somewhat repetitive." As of 2016, HGTV has invested at least $400 million annually on original programming.
The 1080i high definition simulcast feed of HGTV launched on March 31, 2008.
On 1 July 2016, HGTV launched in Indonesia on Indovision.
Scripps Network Interactive has purchased a majority stake in TVN from Grupa ITI, taking control of company's channels.
We’ve teamed up with Romeo the Cat and Big Paw Designs to recognize animals and their people who are making a difference in their community. V., a small animal veterinarian (and mom to pooch Brody, pictured) living in sunny San Diego, Calif., who blogs at
1-7, is the time to show our local rescues and shelters how much we appreciate the work they do.
In 1997, Atlantis Communications and Scripps Networks launched a Canadian version of HGTV as a Category B specialty channel.
Through a series of acquisitions over the years, Corus Entertainment became Scripps Networks' partner in the network. Two series originating from Canada—Love It or List It and Property Brothers—have ranked among HGTV's most popular programs in the United States.
The logo was amended in 2010, with this version debuting on March 1 of that year.
The square with the "G" in it was removed, the roof was increased in size and the "HGTV" letters are now set in Gotham Black (from the original mixture of Futura and Times New Roman), with the other Gotham fonts being used around the network.
She has pledged to do a 24-hour blog-a-thon this weekend, from Friday evening until Saturday afternoon. V.’s sponsors and donors will be eligible to win fun prizes throughout the event, too. Send your shelter appreciation story to [email protected], along with a photo, and you may be featured on Romeo the Cat and PEOPLEPets.com, too!