Keeping the pace

 In the fourth quarter of 2013, HGTV saw an average of 62.2 million viewers a month. That’s roughly 2 million viewers per day, slightly below the average number of people aged 25–54 who watched ABC’s “Good Morning America” each day in the same quarter.

High-profile remodeling

Celebrities such as Jennie Garth, William Shatner, Ellen DeGeneres, and Daryl Hall of music sensation Hall & Oates have new remodeling shows in the works.

Weekend watchers

In 4Q 2013, of the most-watched cable TV networks on weekends, HGTV ranks No. 2, leading TNT and the Food Network, but behind ESPN. “House Hunters” and its spinoffs are the most popular on HGTV, followed by “Property Brothers” and “Love It or List It.”

Arrow 23% Growth that the DIY Network saw among viewers aged 25–54 in 2013
Timer 34 Years since "This Old House" premiered on Boston PBS station WGBH
Trophy 570,000 Viewers of "Holmes Makes it Right" on Sept. 3, 2013—a DIY Network record

Money to spend

The average HGTV viewer has an extra $19,861 left over from his/her annual budget. The average DIY Network viewer has an extra $18,420 left over. That roughly equals one midrange bathroom remodel per year, according to Remodeling’s 2014 Cost vs. Value statistics.