The Little Red Cupcake store in Montgomery Alabama might have the world's BEST cupcakes! Nita and Fred Johnson, founders of Little Red Cupcake, recently appeared on an episode of Fix It and Finish It to turn their empty living room into a hangout for the entire family. Antonio renovated the room in their duplex, which serves as their home on one side and their small business on the other. Here is their inspirational story of how the Johnson family turned a fun hobby into a delicious business.
Duplex Demolition , UHAUL , Lumber Liquidators , Twin Star Home Furnishings , Gabby Home , H & H Construction, Emtek , Nicki Huggins, SelectBlinds.com, Surya, American Tin, ATG Stores, Antonio Sabato, Jr. , Aired on Wed 3/30
Living Room, Reveal, Johnsons
The Back Story
In this episode, Antonio decides to pay a visit to the loving family, The Johnson’s! Antonio and his crew have a plan to turn this “Storage room” into a functional, comfortable and homey living room.
Meet the Guest Stars
Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL) began in 1993 when Tom Sullivan, a building contractor, began purchasing excess wood that other companies didn't need and reselling it from the back of a trucking yard in Stoughton, Massachusetts. The company found its niche market in hardwood flooring. The first store opened on January 5, 1996 in West Roxbury, Massachusetts selling 150 sq ft of flooring the first day. Eight months later, a second store opened in Hartford, Connecticut and from there the... (full profile)
Founded in 1996, Twin-Star International, Inc. of Delray Beach, Fl., is changing the way people entertain. Twin-Star, an award-winning home furnishings manufacturer of quality furniture, combines the latest trends with function and style to create unique pieces that enhance the lives of their customers. They use the finest hardwoods, wood veneers and finishes available, chosen specifically to match the character and need of each individual piece. Known for their
Founded in 2010, Gabby is a family company that creates unique, transitional furniture and lighting in eclectic, vintage-modern, and antique styles for the design and retail trade. Gabby was named after the founder's grandmother. What sets Gabby apart from other home furnishings manufacturers is our innovative use of new, unique materials into our designs. Bringing woven seagrass, rattan, faux bone, faux horn, faux shagreen, églomisé mirror and reclaimed wood to our home furnishings... (full profile)
H & H Construction LLC. is a storm, fire and water damage restoration company, that focuses on high quality work and solid, ongoing relationships with our clients. The company is engaged in the restoration and reconstruction of residential and commercial structures that have experienced storm, fire or water damage catastrophes. With over 65 years of experience in the insurance industry, we bring a wide range of distinctive qualities that set us apart from other companies.... (full profile)
Emtek Products was founded in 1981 in City of Industry, California, with a mission of bringing craftsmanship in hardware back into American homes. It has emerged as an industry leader with beautiful, well-made products that have won awards for design excellence and are favored by architects and designers.
Emtek products are available from leading retailers throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Custom orders are typically shipped within 2 days.
The company’s... (full profile)
Nicki Huggins is a furniture and interior designer who has appeared on HGTV and House Beautiful for A&E. An avid historian of vintage American outdoor furniture, Nicki created the company RetroPatio in 1998 to restore modern American spring steel chairs and glider sets. Nicki now designs and manufactures both outdoor and indoor chairs based on her collection of American furniture gems from the Thirties and Forties. Nicki Huggins will debut The RetroPatio Collection in Fall 2014. All... (full profile)
SelectBlinds.com is the leading online retailer for quality custom window coverings at budget-friendly prices. Their products have been featured on HGTV, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, TLC, BRAVO, and more. But they’re not just a favorite among designers. Select Blinds is the most-reviewed, highest-rated window covering company, with over 200,000 reviews from happy customers. From shutters and cellular shades to roman shades and wood blinds, SelectBlinds.com has it all.
Surya is the go-to resource for coordinating home accessories across a broad range of lifestyles and budgets. Experts at translating the latest apparel and interior design trends, Surya’s design team artfully combines color, pattern and texture to offer more than 30,000 fashion-forward products – including rugs, pillows, throws, wall decor, accent furniture, lighting, bedding and decorative accents. To broaden our product offering, we partner with some of the most talented names in... (full profile)
American Tin Ceiling Company has been producing authentic reproductions of mid-1800s tin tiles since 2002. We manage the entire manufacturing process in the US--from bulk metal coils to mold making, pressing, finishing, and shipping--allowing us to bring you American-made quality, the best price possible and best-in-class customer service. Call toll free to speak to a designer, available Monday through Friday from 8am - 5pm est. to assist in tin ceiling tile dimensions and ordering. We... (full profile)
ATGStores.com has been providing customers with a comprehensive selection of lighting, furniture, hardware, plumbing and home décor products since 1999. We understand our customers want their homes to be a unique reflection of their personal style, and a place of comfort and inspiration to them and their families. That is why we are working tirelessly to provide all the resources you need to turn your house into a home. Choose from our wide selection of lighting, kitchen and bath remodel... (full profile)
Antonio Sabato Jr. once overlooked Time Square from a 90-foot billboard dressed only in his Calvin Klein underwear. The iconic fashion designer hired the actor to be the company’s first celebrity model since Mark Wahlberg and it was shot by famed photographer, Herb Ritts. That combination caused a sensation when the photos appeared in every magazine and hundreds of billboards throughout the world.
Since then, Antonio has had a long and varied career which most... (full profile)