“Home and Family” is a home information talk show focusing on how viewers can better their lives through their home. It focuses on home improvements, lifestyle, health, parenting tips and many other areas. The show originally aired on The Family Channel under the name “The Home and Family Show” in 1996, but was discontinued in 1998. The show was revived in 2012 on the Hallmark Channel. As of September 2015, the show is in its fourth season since its revival.
The show was originally hosted by Chuck Woolery and Christina Ferrare. Michael Burger replaced Chuck Woolery after a few months of its premiere in 1996. The first episode of the show aired on April 1, 1996, with the final episode airing on Aug. 14, 1998.
The series was revived on Oct. 1, 2012, with Mark Steines and Paige Davis hosting the show. Paige Davis left the show on Nov. 16, 2012, and was replaced by Christina Ferrare. Woody Fraser Productions produces the series. As of September 2015, the show telecasts two-hour episodes daily Monday through Friday. The shooting of the show takes place at an actual home built specifically for the show at Universal Studios.
Debbie Matenopoulos, Tanya Memme, Shirley Bovshow, Kym Douglas and Fabio Viviani are some of the recurring guests on the show.