FOXTEL announces Lifestyle HOME

Press Release from FOXTEL

FOXTEL today announced a brand new channel completely dedicated to home and property – LifeStyle HOME – which will launch on March 1, 2011.

A new addition to XYZnetworks’ LifeStyle Channels, LifeStyle HOME will be the ultimate destination for home and property entertainment bringing together the best inspirational and informative ideas for every Australian home. From home makeovers to investments; renovation to relaxing in the garden; property dreams to property nightmares – LifeStyle HOME will feature fresh, informative and inspiring programming from Australia and around the world.

LifeStyle HOME will sit on Channel 119 replacing the How To Channel.

FOXTEL Executive Director of Television, Brian Walsh, said: "With LifeStyle HOME we are broadening our lifestyle offering to give our viewers more of the home and property content that they love, while bringing all of FOXTEL's lifestyle programming under one banner from the team at XYZnetworks who specialise in this ever growing and popular genre."

Favourite programs from How To Channel, including A Place in The Sun, Homes Under The Hammer, Holmes On Homes and Carter Can, will be seen on LifeStyle HOME.

Other signature series on the channel will include The Outdoor Room with Jamie Durie, Mark Burnett’s Design Star, May The Best House Win and House Gift.

Programs from The LifeStyle Channel such as Colin & Justin’s Home Heist, Property Virgins and Axe The Agent will also appear on the new channel.

LifeStyle HOME will premiere on March 1, 2011.