Vendors share ideas for home décor, maintenance

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 12 April 2014 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

KNOWLESVILLE – It was opening day for the Orleans County Home and Garden Show today at the 4-H Fairgrounds. About 50 vendors were at the event including Darren Towner, owner of the Western New York Fireplace Outlet in Batavia.

Towner and the vendors will be back on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Home and Garden Show includes a miniature golf course that is free to the public.

Lisa Trippensee, head designer for Apple Blossom Florist in Medina, works on the business’s display at the Home and Garden Show.

Danny Dill, left, is owner of Danny’s Equipment in Holley. He is joined by Michael Gray, regional manager for Country Chipper and supplier of some of the lawn mowers at the Holley business. Dill is participating in his first Home and Garden Show this weekend.

“We’ve talked to a lot of people,” he said. “We’re trying to get more exposure and we’re getting it by being here.”