Oct 29, 2010, 11:02 ET from The Holmes Group

America's Most Trusted Contractor Launches Magazine

TORONTO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Mike Holmes, star of Holmes on Homes and Holmes in New Orleans on HGTV will be on tour in the US for the launch of his magazine.

"This is the magazine homeowners need to help them with their renovations," Holmes says. "It's the magazine I was searching for and couldn't find. So, I had to make my own, and Make it RightÒ."

Mike is best known as the outspoken, plain talking contractor and hero of people who've been victimized by bad contractors. A vocal and passionate advocate for homeowners, Mike believes in educating and empowering them to take charge of their renovation projects and protect themselves with permits, contracts and accurate information.

HOLMES, The Magazine to Make it Right® brings Mike Holmes' expertise and passion for home renovation straight to your doorstep, sharing the most recent in home-reno information, from the newest technologies and innovations, products and methods, to the latest in green building. Features include: Ask the Pro, where professionals from across the country will offer answers to renovation questions; Trade Profile, which will showcase tradespeople at the top of their game; Disaster Letters, where homeowners can share their stories and Holmes Heroes which celebrates good contractors who step up and rescue victims of renovations gone wrong and Make it RightÒ, like Mike.

Mike will be making appearances in the following cities:

November 18       Nashville
November 19       Atlanta
November 20        Charlotte 
November 21       Richmond
November 22, 23      New York
November 24       Pittsburgh
November 25, 26      Chicago

More information about Mike Holmes visit www.makeitright.ca

Download press kit at: http://makeitright.ca/_files/HolmesMagazine_USATour_PressKit.zip

SOURCE The Holmes Group