HGTV SERIES 'RESTORED BY THE FORDS' NABBED #1 SPOT
AMONG UPSCALE AUDIENCES WITH SERIES PREMIERE
New York [Jan. 8, 2018] HGTV's Restored By the Fords averaged a .75 rating among viewers P25-54 during its premiere on Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 10 p.m. ET/PT - making it the #1 cable program in its time period among upscale W25-54, A18-49 and W18-49. The series, which stars siblings Leanne and Steve Ford as they enliven older Pittsburgh homes with beautiful and unique custom designs, delivered 2.8 million total viewers and was a top five-rated program in all of cable for A25-54 and W25-54 in its timeslot.
HGTV delivers the superstar experts, fascinating families, compelling renovations and stunning transformations that make all things home fun. America's favorite way to get entertaining, relatable and inspirational home and lifestyle content, HGTV offers: a top 10 cable network that is distributed to more than 91 million U.S. households; a website, HGTV.com, that attracts an average of 9.7 million people each month; a social footprint of 16.8 million; HGTV Magazine, a monthly publication that reaches more than one million readers and exclusive collections of home-oriented products through the HGTV HOME(TM) consumer products line. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, HGTV is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc., which also owns and operates Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.