Category : Updates

Amy talks home hazards on the Today Show with Natalie Morales and Brooke Shields
8 years, 10 months ago

From the cords on your toaster to dryer-lint buildup, you need to protect your home from many different kinds of hazards. Amy shared some of the most common hazards you may encounter with Natalie Morales and Brooke Shields on the Today Show. Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Tweet […]

Amy makes appearance at Habitat for Humanity ReStore Grand Opening
8 years, 11 months ago

On a beautiful Saturday morning, Amy and her son Eli assisted with the ribbon cutting and kickoff of the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Spooner, WI. The day was filled with autograph signing, radio interviews, and home improvement talks. Congrats to yet another successful opening of a ReStore! Tweet Follow @DIYMatthews [fb_button]

Amy appears on
8 years, 11 months ago

HomeAdvisor’s Home Improvement Expert and HGTV’s Amy Matthews talked with Wake Up with Al’s Stephanie Abrahms about how to get rid of weeds in your garden. Amy explained different techniques and tools used to get rid of those pesky plants. Tweet Follow @DIYMatthews [fb_button]

Amy featured in People Magazine
9 years ago

Amy is featured in this week’s issue of People magazine as one of the first ladies of home-improvement TV! Amy spent her teen years as a home improvement volunteer for families in need, but “I never knew that this would be my profession,” she tells People. “I love inspiring people with the confidence to do […]

Renovation Raiders Renewed for Second Season
9 years ago

With more than 6.1 million total viewers tuning in to Renovation Raiders since its May 30 series debut, HGTV has announced its second season renewal. Viewers seem to like the spectacle of surprise renovations being executed while homeowners are out to dinner! Featuring host and licensed contractor Amy Matthews, the series is also ranked as […]

Amy appears on Today Show
9 years, 1 month ago

Amy appeared on the Today Show with Al Roker and Carson Daly, providing tips and advice to homeowners about preparing their homes for summer storm season. Tweet Follow @DIYMatthews [fb_button]

Amy appears in new HomeAdvisor commercial
9 years, 3 months ago

Amy is appearing in a national commercial about HomeAdvisor. To learn more about HomeAdvisor, visit, or to view DIY videos, visit Tweet Follow @DIYMatthews [fb_button]

Renovation Raiders Airing Soon!
9 years, 5 months ago

Imagine the crew from Oceans 11 are contractors. Instead of a heist, they are pulling off a massive remodel – all while the homeowners are out to dinner. Just like in every caper film, our crew will need intel and a warehouse to mock-up and practice the “job.” And of course they can’t get caught! […]