Alure’s 7th Annual Design & Planning Show

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Alure’s Design & Planning Show is right around the corner, January 18-20, 2014 from 11am to 4pm each day at our showroom- 1999 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow. Considering a project to remodel your home? Interested in the latest trends in the home improvement industry? If so, the Alure 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: Green Cleaning & The Digital Age of Relationships
  • NEW Expert Panel On Preparing For a Major Remodel
  • Kid’s Activities- Spin Art, Balloon Animals, Games & Karaoke!
  • Raffles, Prizes & Promotions For All Attendees
    • Prizes Include: iPad, BBQ Grill, Hot New Products, Tickets & More!

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.

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.


SURVIVNG A REMODEL: HOW TO THRIVE AND NOT JUST SURVIVE – Learn how to survive when remodeling your home – tips and tricks on how to handle everything from the construction process to completion. Find out more at our SURVIVAL 101 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 just looking to gut and remodel or are you looking to knock down walls and expand? Find out the difference between a 10 day kitchen and a custom remodel and 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.

WATER FILTRATION: WATER CONCERNS… NOT ANYMORE!– Concerns about the water quality on Long Island is all over the news. Learn how to protect yourself from the hazards in the water we drink, bathe in, and cook with. Alure has teamed up with the largest and oldest water filtration company in the country to offer filtration systems specially designed for Long Island’s unique water concerns. Find out more at our WATER FILTRATION SEMINAR.

CLOSET & GARAGE STORAGE: POOF- CLUTTER BE GONE!- Organize your life with Alure’s closet and garage storage systems. From cost effective to extraordinary solutions for your most cluttered space. Find out how to organize those cluttered space at our CLOSET & GARAGE STORAGE  SEMINAR.

TUB LINERS: OLD BATHROOM TODAY – NEW BATHROOM TOMORROW – Learn how you can transform your bathroom in just ONE day with Bathwraps Liners and Shower Conversions at our TUB LINERS & SHOWER CONVERSIONS SEMINAR.

Free Seminars:


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, storage and impress everyone at your next gathering with the WINE PAIRING 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.

DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS: ELEMENTS OF POWERFUL ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS– Society is more engaged than ever with the power of mobile devices. Are these relationships based solely on technology or is there some behavioral psychology involved? This presentation will talk about some powerful experiences in the online world and we hope that it will provide ideas to help with your online persona. Find out more at the POWERFUL ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS 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.

AUDIO VISUAL: SIT BACK, RELAX & ENJOY THE SHOW– Understand the differences in TV Technology, LED, LCD and Plasma. Find out how the flexibility of speaker design allows minimum visibility in your home theater space. Learn how lighting control improves your home theater viewing experience and through energy efficiency makes your home Greener. Come check out AUDIO VIDEO INVASION as their share their tips at our AUDIO VISUAL 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.

CLEANING: NEED TO CLEAN? WHY NOT GO GREEN!– Learn tips and tricks on cleaning and find out what you can do to help keep your home greener from the expert in the field at STELLA’S CLEANING SERVICES. Come chat with Stella on Sunday at 3pm for the GREEN CLEANING SEMINAR.

Kids Activities:

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


— Balloon Animals
— Hula Hoop Toss
— Candy Sand Art
— Basketball Game
— Spin Art
— Skee Ball
— Cotton Candy
— Monkey Madness
— Popcorn
— Pinball
— Leap Frog


Apple iPad
1-800 Flowers Gift Basket
LI Ducks Tickets
BBQ Grill
Hot New Products



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 kn0w that you have a picture for your design imaging session)

2. 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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