If you like to take on home improvement projects or work in your yard -- or maybe you have ideas and big dreams about the next house or the "forever home" -- then this is your weekend! As the website says, "The Central Washington Home Builders Association's 2018 Home & Garden Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes ... including hundreds of home improvement and landscaping exhibits with product demonstrations and ideas."

I see that twitch in you nail gun trigger finger. I see the squint in your safety goggled eyes. You're ready, aren't you?

Combine all kinds of new products, expert advice from brand reps and working pros with imagination and ideas on improving the curb appeal, interior design, workability and overall value of your home and this weekend's Home and Garden Show plus a beautiful weather forecast should be a hit.

The show at the Yakima Valley SunDome opened Friday and continues from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, and from 10 a.m.. to 4 p.m. Sunday. To purchase your ticket visit the  SunDome Ticket Box Office at 1301 South Fair Ave. Yakima, WA 98901 AND your ticket will be good for the whole weekend. Simply keep your ticket and get your hand stamped before you leave.