We’re helping homeowners Haley and Jimmy Rodgers put the finishing touches on some remodeling projects in their home that have been in the works for years, including installing painted metal ceiling tiles and a hardwood floor.
Smart Home Updates
Season 16, Episode 829
These homeowners loved the location and interior of their house, but it lacked curb appeal and was in need of some exterior updates. See how we built a custom wood arbor around the entry door and installed vinyl replacement windows and shutters.
Welcome to Home Ownership
Season 16, Episode 828
We’re helping a young couple as they prepare to move into their first home, including replacing a bathroom vent fan, installing a mosaic tile backsplash, caulking a tub, repairing rotten eave boards, and adding wood casing to windows.
Trash to Treasure Reuse Projects
Season 16, Episode 826
We’re turning trash into treasure with some simple projects that are both easy and inexpensive including refinishing an old desk, building a container garden and wine rack from wooden pallets, and converting discarded chairs into a pet bed.
Season 16, Episode 825
We’re exploring some easy exterior upgrades that can make a big difference on the curb appeal of your home, including cleaning and staining a wood deck, building a retaining wall, and replacing rotten wood with cellular PVC.
Green Thumb Curb Appeal, Part 2
Season 16, Episode 824
In the second episode in our two-part Green Thumb Curb Appeal series, we gave new life to an old concrete patio by constructing a fire pit and adding wood lattice, building Adirondack chairs and tables to furnish it, and laid grass sod in the yard.
Green Thumb Curb Appeal, Part 1
Season 16, Episode 823
We’re making some big changes to the yard of Homeowners Billy Kavula and Brenda Martens, including building a paver driveway and walkway and improving the look of an existing concrete patio by cleaning and staining it.
Organize, Organize, Organize
Season 16, Episode 822
Homeowners Bill and Toni Riales have been living in their house for 14 years, and it’s time to organize and reduce the clutter in their home. Watch as we solve storage problems in their attic, pantry, closets, and home entertainment center.
Cool Kitchen Makeover
Season 16, Episode 821
We’re tackling a much needed kitchen remodel in an older home without spending a lot of money by repairing and painting the existing cabinets, replacing the dated plastic laminate countertops, and installing a new range hood.
Fun with Fence Building
Season 16, Episode 820
In this episode we’ll show you how to improve your backyard by building a wooden privacy fence and adding a DIY lattice trellis to hide an air conditioner unit. We’ll also add some ambiance to the yard by installing stone fire pit.
Painting Pointers: Interior Painting Tips
Season 16, Episode 819
Painting is one of the most common DIY home improvement projects homeowners take on. In this episode we’re helping new homeowners with their painting project while sharing some helpful tips on how to get the job done right.
Getting a Grip on Garages
Season 16, Episode 818
Homeowners Brent Becker and Shelby Mitchell both lead busy lives, so cleaning and organizing their overcrowded garage wasn’t at the top of their to-do list. To remedy the situation, we helped them out with a top to bottom garage makeover.
Making the Most of Home Maintenance
Season 16, Episode 817
Homeowners Drew and Roseanne Plash have made a lot of improvements to their 50-year-old house over the years. We’re going to make their to-do list a little shorter by tackling some common home maintenance tasks from power washing to fence repair.
Budget Bathroom Makeover
Season 16, Episode 816
See how we transformed a 40-year-old bathroom for a brand new look without breaking the homeowner’s modest budget. Projects include removing wallpaper, adding crown molding, replacing the vent fan, and installing a new light fixture.
Budget Kitchen Project
Season 16, Episode 815
See how we gave this kitchen a whole new look without breaking the bank by refinishing the existing laminate countertops to give them the look of real granite, replacing the cabinet hardware, and adding pullout storage.
Front Entry Rehab Project
Season 16, Episode 814
Check out our entry rehab project as we repair and update the front of a home including fixing squirrel damaged siding, replacing rotten handrails, repairing damaged brick steps, and replacing the entry door and lock.
Tree to Treasure
Season 16, Episode 813
We’re taking down two problem cedar trees that were planted too close to Chelsea Lipford’s, first time homeowner house, having the logs sawed into lumber, then turning the wood into a headboard that will serve as a future family heirloom.
Home Lighting 101
Season 16, Episode 812
Find out all about home lighting improvements and repair as we help homeowner Mary Green tackle the lighting problems in her home, from dimmer and ceiling fans switches to under cabinet lighting and wireless remote controls.
Five Easy Home Repair Fixes
Season 16, Episode 811
We’re making five common repairs to homeowner Michelle Thomas’s house, including curtain rods that have pulled out of the wall, peeling paint on a ceiling, a toilet that won’t stop running, a door that doesn’t close, and a rusty mailbox.
As Seen on TV 2013
Season 16, Episode 810
We put eight “as seen on TV” products for your home to the test, from grout cleaning pads and spin mops to LED night lights and retractable garden hoses, to find out if they really live up to all their advertising hype.
The Healthy Home
Season 16, Episode 809
You don’t always think of your health when you think of home improvement, but it’s important to make your home a healthier and safer place. Find out how to improve the air you breathe, water you drink, and surfaces you touch in your home.