Why I (Still) Watch HGTV

Hint: It’s not about the real estate

Photo of a welcome mural on a building at the entry to Laurel Mississippi.
The Napiers put Laurel MS on the map for fans of their show Home Town. Photo by Brent Moore.

Two decades ago, before HGTV became RETV, I watched shows that focused on design: Small Spaces, Big Style; Decorating Cents; Design on a Dime — shows that I could relate to as a graphic designer living in an apartment and not having $650,000 to drop on a fixer upper.

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😜 Best curmudgeon in my age class (aspiring). Point guard (retired), artist, designer, snark lover. Often-cynical takes on work & life. chrisaraymond.net

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Chris A Raymond

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😜 Best curmudgeon in my age class (aspiring). Point guard (retired), artist, designer, snark lover. Often-cynical takes on work & life. chrisaraymond.net

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