8th Annual Design & Planning Show

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Alure’s 8th Annual Design & Planning Show is right around the corner, January 17-19, 2015 from 11am to 4pm each day at our showroom located at 1999 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY. Are you considering a remodeling project at your home? Interested in the latest trends in the home improvement industry? If the answer is yes to either of these questions, then Alure’s Design and Planning Show is the place to be!  The show offers plenty of excitement for the entire family!

Some things you can expect from this years event!

We will be providing a complimentary 15 minute Design Imaging Session! See your home transformed right before your eyes with our design imaging software with our free 15-minute sessions all weekend long (limit one per household). See details below.

  • Over 15 FREE Educational Seminars
  • NEW Seminars: Gutter Protection & Privacy Is Dead
  • Kid’s Activities- Spin Art, Balloon Animals, Games, Snacks & More!
  • Raffles, Prizes & Promotions For All Attendees

Free Educational Home Improvement Seminars:

HANDYMAN HOME SERVICES: CALL US WITH YOUR HONEY DO LIST– You asked, we listened! Bring us your how to questions and let our experts show you some creative ways to save money and improve your home. Handyman Home Services now handles all of those projects you’ve kept on the back burner for years. So grab your pen and paper, go into every room in your home and make a list of everything you would like done. Join us at our HANDYMAN HOME SERVICES DIY SEMINAR.

EXTREME 5 DAY BATH/10 DAY KITCHEN: SNAP & YOUR DONE! – Looking to gut and remodel your bathroom or kitchen but don’t have the space to expand or knock down walls? Looking to get it done in as little time as possible without really interrupting your workflow? See how you can do a bathroom or kitchen in as little as 10 days without sacrificing quality or care at our 5 DAY BATH & 10 DAY KITCHEN SEMINAR.

BASEMENTS: THE UNDERGROUND REVOLUTION: Learn how to transform your wasted space into more living space with the Owens Corning Basement Finishing System. The quickest, safest and healthiest way to finish your basement. Unique spaces require unique products. Learn about the different standards required for below ground construction at this BASEMENT SEMINAR.

SUNROOMS: GOT SUN? YEAR ROUND SUMMER LIVING!: Want to relax outside in the middle of winter or in the rain? Enjoy the outdoors all year round, with the comforts of being inside. Create your own private getaway. See how at our SUNROOM SEMINAR.

BATHROOMS: MAKING THE DREAM BATHROOM: Learn about the latest trends in bathroom remodeling – what’s new, what’s hot, what’s not.  Learn about quality of cabinetry construction, design concepts, trends in today’s bathrooms. Find out more at our BATHROOM SEMINAR.


KITCHENS: WHAT’S COOKING?: Looking to redo your kitchen but not sure where to start? Need a better work triangle? Are you looking to to knock down walls and expand? Find out how to make your kitchen work for you at our KITCHEN SEMINAR.

DESIGN IMAGING: SEE IT, LOVE IT, LIVE IT: Check out our state of the art design imaging software, where you can see your colors, styles and remodeling options BEFORE we begin your project at our DESIGN IMAGING SEMINAR.

ALTERATIONS: TIME TO TAKE YOUR HOME TO THE NEXT LEVEL OR JUST ADD ONE?– Learn how to add living space, a new floor, a new room while increasing your home’s value at our ALTERATION SEMINAR.

ROOFING, SIDING, WINDOWS: CURB APPEAL– Learn about the latest and hottest trends in adding curb appeal to your home, from SIDING  and WINDOWS  to ROOFING, at our EXTERIOR SEMINAR.

COOKING: APPETIZER CREATIONS– Want to make a lasting impression and wow the crowd? Come see how FELICOS and Alure combine to turn your normal Superbowl/Valentine’s Day appetizers into masterpieces. It’s easy, hassle free and will have people coming back for more. Come check out our COOKING & APPETIZER SEMINAR.


WINE PAIRING: THE GRAPEVINE– Want to understand the basics of vino? Come join the certified sommelier and take a well-charted  journey through the world of wine. Learn about pairing wine and chocolate and impress everyone at your next gathering with the WINE PAIRING SEMINAR.

PRIVACY IS DEAD– Learn how online activity impacts reputations of individuals, families, as well as for brands. Find out more at the PRIVACY IS DEAD SEMINAR.

FINANCE 101: SHOW ME THE MONEY– Lending restrictions have made it tougher for homeowners to get financing. Learn what you need to know before applying for a loan to maximize your approval in the FINANCE 101 SEMINAR.

LANDSCAPING:FROM THE INSIDE TO THE FRONT LAWN– So your home is freshly finished, remodeled to your perfection, what’s next? How about having that beautiful place you call home surrounded by the artistry of a landscaping professional. JLC LANDSCAPING will show you how at this years LANDSCAPING SEMINAR.

COOKING DEMO: A UNIQUE CULINARY EXPERIENCE– Are you planning a dinner party? Do you love the idea of having people over but hate the thought of cooking and being in the kitchen while your guests are there? Come check out CHEF LANCE and see how he can transform your dinner party into a hassle free experience at our COOKING DEMO SEMINAR.






Kids Activities:

We have a kids tent open all three days with games, snacks, arts and crafts, balloon twisters and more!

– Balloon Animals
– Candy Sand Art
– Spin Art
– Skee Ball
– Cotton Candy
– Gone Fishing
– Popcorn
– Superheroes Toss
– Leap Frog
– Frozen Game
– Video Arcade


All attendees are entered into our raffle to win some great prizes!



Here’s how to register:

1. Email a front facing photo of your home to [email protected] with a preferred date and time. (If you can’t email a photo before heading to the show, just take a picture of your house, bring your camera to the show and let someone at check in know that you have a picture for your design imaging session)

2. Indicate what you are looking to do to the exterior of your home (siding, roofing, windows, portico, porch, etc) and if you have any specific colors or styles in mind.

3. Come to the show and see what your home could be transformed into!

To check out photos from last year’s Design & Planning Show and to RSVP, click here.

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