DIY NETWORK DELIVERS MOST-WATCHED AUGUST EVER WHILE SISTER NET GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY ACHIEVES BEST AUGUST IN SIX YEARS
New York [For Immediate Release - September 2, 2015] August 2015 now ranks as DIY Network's most-watched August ever for prime (M-Su 8P-12A) among P25-54 impressions, growing 6% over last August, while the network's W25-54 impressions jumped 12% year-to-year. The season premieres of Garage Gold and Attic Gold on Sunday, August 30, drove record numbers. Overall, that night was the second most-watched Sunday night in network history among W25-54 impressions. Other strong performers for the network in August included Building Belushi, Treehouse Guys and Salvage Dawgs.
Great American Country, sister net to DIY Network, delivered its best August in six years among P25-54 prime (M-Su 8P-12A) ratings - growing 8% versus last August. Flea Market Flip, Going RV, Cool Pools and Lakefront Bargain Hunt continue to drive ratings for the network.
DIY Network is the go-to destination for rip-up, knock-out home improvement television. Currently in more than 58 million homes, DIY Network's programming covers a broad range of categories, including home improvement and landscaping. The network's award-winning website, DIYNetwork.com, consistently ranks among America's top home and garden Internet destinations for entertaining videos, home improvement advice, step-by-step instructions, message boards, blogs, an interactive program guide and more. Viewers can also become fans of DIY Network and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers through Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter.
GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY
Great American Country, sister network to HGTV and DIY Network,delivers original lifestyle programming coast-to-coast to viewers in more than 62 million US households. Hit original series include Flippin' RVs, Junk Gypsies, Barn Hunters, Off the Map With Shannen & Holly starring Shannen Doherty and Holly Marie Combs, and Flea Market Flip, hosted by design enthusiast and Good Morning America anchor Lara Spencer. Learn more, and discover where you can watch GAC using the "Find Us" tool at gactv.com.