Kelly and Eric spent the last two years fixing up their once derelict 2,300 square foot home. Now that some of the minor work is done and the value has increased significantly, the homeowners are divided over its future. With still much to do, Eric wants to list it and profit from their investment where as Kelly sees it as an investment for their family. Will David find them a family ready home at a financially freeing price or will Hilary increase this family's emotional investment by reinventing many of the home's hotly debated spaces?
Jamie and Greg spent two years searching for their dream home. Now caring for two kids, stay at home dad Greg has had it with the home's lack of function. Jamie on the other hand doesn't think they have time to invest in finding a home as good as their current bungalow. Will realtor David find them a family ready home that gives them family sized function without the headaches, or will designer Hilary make daily life immeasurably easier by reinventing many of the home's hotly debated spaces?
Vince and Jennifer bought their home when it perfectly fit their family of five. Since moving in their family has grown to nine, but their house cannot grow with them. In need of a bedroom for their toddler and a space for their teens, Vince is desperate to find more space to accommodate their large brood. Jennifer however cannot entertain the notation of leaving their neighbors and community. Will designer Hilary transform this home to create all the oversized family function Jennifer believes it can have, or will realtor David provide all the hassle free space Vince knows this family needs in a search for a new home?
A couple wonder whether their cramped bungalow is big enough for the family they are ready to start, but hesitate to sell because of the gorgeous outside of their home.
A woman falls in love with a small, but cosy, home that inspires her, however her husband is less than impressed.
A couple need to decide whether to live in the country or the city.
A woman feels cramped in their townhouse after the birth of her daughter.
David and Hilary need to decide whether to stay or leave their home.
David and Hilary attempt to help Greg and Rodolfo decide whether to live with renovations or move.
Music venue owner, Kevin, purchased this house without his pregnant wife, Nevada, ever walking inside. Now with four kids, Nevada feels the daily frustrations with the functional issues of the home. With an overflow of laundry, kids sharing a room and no garage to store all their items, Nevada is ready to leave the house behind in search for the perfectly functioning family home. Kevin however is determined to make this house work. Will David find them a functioning home without the to do list or will Hilary make them fall in love all over again by reinventing many of the home's hotly debated spaces?
Thomas and Sarah can not decide where to renovate their current property in the city or move to the country.
Homeowners must decide how far they are willing to go for their dream home.For whatever reason, the home they purchased years ago no longer suits their needs. Now they are faced with the difficult question; whether they should stay or not. In each episode, homeowners contend with the stress of major renovations while being tempted by beautiful new real estate. The two hosts, realtor David Visentin and designer Hilary Farr, each have their own ideas about the best solution to this major decision and battle it out for the homeowners allegiance.
Dave and Sonya have spent 8 years battling a never-ending to do list in their Mid Century home. Graphic designer, Dave loves the feel of the house but Sonya is fed up with the issues that constantly appear. Will David find them a functioning home without the to do list or will Hilary make them fall in love all over again by reinventing many of the home's hotly debated spaces?