Gina and Joey Simmons want to turn their junky attic into a new master bedroom and bathroom. Even though they have renovated most of their house together, this project quickly turns into a battlefield. Can these two full-time students put aside their differences long enough to finish the project?
Bob and Lisa Pence do not have any room to expand their tiny home inside, so they are moving out! The plan is to convert their screened-in-porch into their new master bedroom. But when things start going south, these two DIY-ers fear there is no end in sight.
Erica and Jean Etjeke love their beach bungalow but hate their outdated and cramped kitchen. Together, Jean's hard work & Erica's positive outlook make this couple a great team. But a giant support beam, an army of cockroaches and the "baby-sitter blues" threaten to derail their plans for a new dream kitchen.
Kat and Ron Partch want to open up their tiny kitchen to create an open space for entertaining their friends. But, as they demolish their walls and ceilings, they run into electrical and structural problems that have them scrambling up through the attic and down into the basement. Then the building inspector throws them a curve ball!
Chris and Laura Ratliff's kitchen is falling apart, so they have decided to tear it all out and start from scratch. But from the word go, everything starts going terribly wrong, leaving this young couple to wonder if they can handle the renovation stress.
Lindsay Kline and her boyfriend Matt Dixon want to turn their disgusting backyard into a hip outdoor space. Even though Matt's a landscaper, this renovation has plenty of obstacles. Between tool problems, communication issues and mother nature, it's a challenge for them to get anything done!
Newlyweds Jim and Ally Pleuss want to open up the living and dining room space in their new house by tearing out the walls around the staircase. But a never-ending demolition, "rolling" support walls, and a freak wheelbarrow accident leave them with nothing but a big hole in the floor.
Sidney True & his girlfriend Jessica O'Brien want to give their 1970s kitchen a complete facelift. They plan to start from scratch and think it's going to be easy, but between discovering a furry new friend, time delays and unexpected damage to their floor, this couple is in for one big renovation reality check!
Jesse and Becky Carbone have lived in their house for four years and have hated their kitchen the entire time. These two inexperienced DIYers want to completely gut the space and turn it into the kitchen of their dreams! But with limited renovation knowledge, incorrect measurements and improper tools this kitchen dream quickly turns into a nightmare.
Andrew and Mandy want to expand their tiny, outdated house by building a stairway to access their unfinished attic. Ultimately, they plan to convert the upstairs into a new master suite. While Andrew has no doubt that he and Mandy will make a great team, Andy's disorganization and lack of skill push Mandy into major meltdown mode.
Chelsea Wagner and her fiancé Tony Sallese just moved into their first home and have decided to replace their old, outdated kitchen. The only problem is, they've never done any renovation work before. As the project unfolds, their dreams for a new kitchen quickly turn into nightmares as they battle time, stress and shocking electrical problems.
Darren and Ellen love everything about their house. Only problem is, it's way too small for their family. So they've decided to add a 500 square foot addition to the back of their home. Ellen and Darren have successfully tackled DIY projects in the past, but quiet is not in their vocabulary - neither is understated, calm, objective or patient. So this massive undertaking could get interesting.
Celeste Parrish wants to renovate her outdated master bathroom and has called in her friend Angela to help. These two novice DIYers quickly learn about the ups and downs of renovation. From plumbing issues to poor time management, these two friends realize that sometimes renovation is best left to the professionals.
Rick & Sarah Peters have been waiting for years to renovate their ugly kitchen and now, they're finally ready to rip out the old and bring in the new. They start off strong, but as time starts running out, this renovation becomes a comedy of errors.
Nicole Scheman just bought the perfect old house on Main Street. The only thing it's missing is a screened in front porch. Nicole recruits her dad, Gus, to help her convert the front room of her house into the porch of her dreams. Watch as this father-daughter team overcomes the frustration of an old home in order to make Nicole's front porch fantasy come true.
Mike Harris and his girlfriend, Beth, want to update the dingy, old kitchen in their condo. Neither of them have very much renovation experience but they are determined to create a modern, hip space. These two quickly find out that home renovation is the best way to test a relationship's strength.
Joe and Krystina Dickman just bought the perfect house in the perfect neighborhood ... only problem is the house's ugly, yellow kitchen is far from perfect. It's taken months to find the time and courage, but they're finally ready to gut and remodel this outdated space. Things start off great, but it's not long before Joe and Krystina uncover some "nutty" problems caused by an unwanted houseguest.
Jen King & her sister, Jackie, set out to remodel Jen's disgusting, basement bathroom and they are confident that they can get it done in no time flat. They start off strong, but things quickly take a turn for the worse, ending their renovation in a painful trip to the emergency room.
Rich and Raelynn Burlingame have decided to tackle their biggest renovation project yet ... demolish their current living room and put a new kitchen in its place. Rich has plenty of DIY experience, so he's confident he can meet his wife's high expectations. Unfortunately, Raelynn quickly realizes that she and her husband have far different ideas of how to get the job done.
Jay & Sherri Krenk just bought a new home in the country and are ready to start renovating their new kitchen, so they can move in. They start off with high hopes, but from the beginning, this renovation is plagued with setbacks, leaving Jay & Sherri wondering if they are ever going to finish.
Eric and Kara Zentz have the perfect home, except for their ugly, out-dated kitchen. They have plans to modernize this space, but once they tear in, all their plans go out the window. It's a race against the clock as Eric and Kara scramble desperately to finish installing their kitchen!
David & Lindsey Nyenbrink are ready to replace their outdated, pink kitchen, with a new one. They are certain this is going to be a piece-of-cake, but from the minute they start, they fight against the odds to get their dream kitchen completed in time.
Jamie and Karen Jenkins recently purchased a boathouse for their family to enjoy. The only problem is...their boathouse is old, outdated, and needs a lot of work before they can actually "enjoy" it. So, they set out to renovate their boathouse together and even though they start off strong, Jamie and Karen quickly learn that unforeseen challenges and disgusting surprises lurk everywhere within their boathouse walls.
Josh Howard has recruited his wife, Jenifer, to help him build the man-cave of his dreams. They plan to level the area by his man-made pond and build Josh's man-cave from the ground up, but from the beginning, this renovation is plagued with setbacks, leaving them wondering if they will ever finish.
Anna Ciriello and her boyfriend, Drew, love their home, but there is one thing they don't love...their cracked, ugly, old patio. They decide to completely tear it out and start over from scratch, replacing it with a new paver patio. Things start off great, but it's not long before Anna and Drew learn that renovation doesn't always go as planned, when they are faced with faulty equipment, flooding pipes, and a multitude of setbacks.
With the Holidays right around the corner, Frank Saslow enlists his brother-in-law Charlie, to help him renovate his boring beachfront condo. Frank thinks that renovating his condo for the Holidays should be a simple task, but from the beginning, Frank & Charlie learn that even during the holidays, renovation can be a real pain!