New York [January 25, 2018] HGTV ranked as the #1 cable network among all W25-54 viewers on Tuesday night, January 23, thanks to strong performances by Fixer Upper and the network’s freshman home renovation series, Restored by the Fords. The 9-10 p.m. ET/PT airing of Fixer Upper, starring Chip and Joanna Gaines, ranked as a top 5 program during that time period among all broadcast and cable programs for all W25-54 viewers. Restored by the Fords, starring sibling home renovators Leanne and Steve Ford, ranked as the #2 cable program during the 10-10:30 p.m. ET/PT time period among upscale W25-54 viewers. The Fords’ series, which premiered on Tuesday, January 2, is rating 26% higher than the HGTV prime average among P25-54 viewers and, since its premiere, has attracted more than 6 million total viewers.
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™ 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.
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