Transforming your home with inspiring photos, interior design, decor, etc., is made easier with HGTV. HGTV (Home & Garden Television) by Discovery, Inc. is a US TV channel that gives ideas to remodel and renovate your home. The most-watched shows on HGTV are Home Town, House Hunters, Property Brothers, Fixer Upper, My Lottery Dream Home, etc. HGTV Go covers live and on-demand HGTV content. It is compatible with Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Samsung Smart TV, and Android TV. Besides this, you can watch HGTV on Roku with the HGTV Go app. To further details, you shall proceed with the below section.

HGTV Go on Roku

Features of HGTV Go

  • HGTV Go offers live streaming of HGTV streams along with the scheduled shows. So you can get to know the exact time of the shows and stream them without missing them.
  • It has full episodes of all shows in the content library. It supports binge-watching the full season of the shows.
  • HGTV Go has a Watchlist to add shows for watching it later. It can also resume the shows from where you have left last time.
  • HGTV Go app also has Favorites for adding your favorite shows, and you can access them easily next time.
  • It offers closed captioning to all live and on-demand content. You can even have early premieres of a few shows before they air on TV.

Pricing of HGTV Go

HGTV Go is free with a TV provider subscription. It accepts almost all TV providers and the popular TV providers are DIRECTV, Spectrum, FuboTV, Philo, Sling TV, dish, Vidgo, YouTube TV, Optimum, Cox, Xfinity, and many more.

Steps to Add HGTV Go on Roku

[1] Firstly, plug in the Roku player to the TV’s HDMI port and power it on.

[2] Press the Home button in the remote and select Streaming Channels from the menu.

Select Streaming Channels

[3] Scroll down and select Search Channels in the Channel Store.

Select Search Channels

[4] Type as HGTV in the search box, and select HGTV Go from the suggestions.

[5] Select Add Channel to install HGTV Go on Roku.

Select Add Channel to get HGTV Go on Roku

[6] After installation, click OK in the prompt.

Steps to Activate HGTV Go on Roku

[1] Select Go to Channel to launch HGTV Go on Roku.

[2] You will see an Activation code on the Roku TV screen.

[3] Go to the HGTV site ( using a PC or Smartphone browser.

[4] Enter the Activation code and click Activate.

Activate HGTV Go on Roku

[5] Choose the TV Provider and sign in with TV provider credentials.

[6] It will activate the app on Roku, and you can start streaming your Favorite content.

Alternative Way to Watch HGTV on Roku

Besides the dedicated HGTV Go app, you can also watch it on Roku through other streaming apps. HGTV is available in Philo, FuboTV, Hulu + Live TV, Vidgo, Sling TV, and YouTube TV. These channels are free and are available in the Roku Channel Store.


Philo has HGTV in its 61 channel list, and it is compatible with Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, and Android. It offers unlimited cloud DVR storage for 30 days and has thousands of on-demand content. Philo TV on Roku is the cheapest subscription among all other streaming apps. It costs $20 per month and provides a 7-days free trial. You can access it on 3 devices simultaneously.

Philo TV


Vidgo is the new streaming app for live TV channels. It offers 60+ channels, including HGTV, History Channel, ESPN, Science Channel, FOX Sports, etc. The cost of a subscription is $45 per month with the 3-day free trial. Get simultaneous streaming on up to 3 devices with Vidgo on Roku and access a huge on-demand content library.


YouTube TV

YouTube TV on Roku offers 85+ channels in its subscription. It covers HGTV, AMC, CNN, ESPN, FOX Sports, etc. It offers unlimited cloud DVR storage for offline streaming and can stream on 3 devices at a time. The subscription costs $64.99 per month and offers six profile creations per subscription. It also provides some of the original YouTube content.

YouTube TV

Thus, You can watch HGTV on Roku through the HGTV Go app and other streaming apps. HGTV contents are mostly based on home appliances, a Modern kitchen, and Gardening. If you have any questions with respect to the HGTV app on Roku, please do let us know in the comments.


1. How can I watch HGTV on Roku?

You can watch HGTV on Roku using the HGTV Go app, and you can follow the above steps for easy installation of the HGTV Go app on Roku.

2. Is HGTV Go free on Roku?

HGTV Go is free for installation on Roku, and it needs a TV provider subscription for streaming the contents.

3. Does HGTV Go streams live content?

HGTV Go streams HGTV contents live at the same time when they air on TV. It also has an early premiere for a few shows.

4. Is Closed Captioning available on HGTV?

HGTV offers Closed Captioning support for all the live and on-demand content.