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My Dream Derelict HomeMy Dream Derelict Home

Presenter and property renovator Simon O'Brien, follows people not afraid to take on huge building projects, people who see past decay and disrepair and have the vision and stamina to turn a derelict old house, into the modern home of their dreams. Each episode tracks the transformation of a dilapidated ruin into a perfect home, while also showcasing successful past projects. Featuring constructions on a similar scale to Grand Designs, this series covers all the key elements viewers love: fantastic properties, hugely ambitious building projects and an abundance of inspiration.


Det sitter i väggarnaDet sitter i väggarna
SVT, 2015 | Housing/Building, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

A TV-show that digs into the history of old houses.


A Year at KewA Year at Kew

Series One is a twelve part month by month journey through the garden, following the work of a committed team of experts offering a unique insight into the gardens, glasshouses, laboratories and museums that give Kew its reputation for excellence. Series Two is narrated by former student of Kews School of Horticulture, Alan Titchmarsh, who takes us behind the scenes through ten episodes, focusing on the millions of visitors passing through the gardens each year, including Royal Families of England and Saudi Arabia. Series Three is ten episodes which chart the story of the year from the buds of spring to the sweltering days of summer. This series enters the lives of the people who care for Kew, demonstrating how important plants are for medicine and conservation around the world.


The Design DoctorsThe Design Doctors

The Design Doctors are Denise O'Connor and Catherine Crowe, top architects and interior designers who will show us how we can fall back in love with our homes. Every day they see how bad design really does impact on our quality of life and they're on a mission to use clever, practical and surprising ways to give us happier lives at home.


Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol KleinLife in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein

In this new series plantswoman Carol Klein shares with us a year in her garden at Glebe Cottage in north Devon. Carol has looked after her garden for over thirty years and each year brings with it its own rewards and delights, as well as problems and challenges. Follow Carol as her garden grows, flourishes, dies and is reborn.


Pfusch am BauPfusch am Bau
ATV (AT), 2010 | Housing/Building
Rating: 5/5

Desperate home builders are visited in their construction ruins and try to get to the bottom of the mistakes with the help of a construction expert. Experts from the construction industry and lawyers give tips on what to look for in construction, contracts and complaints. ATV tries to get those companies in front of the camera who are responsible for the botched construction.


Rowhouse ShowdownRowhouse Showdown

The show features renovation expert, Carter Oosterhouse, leading three teams as they battle it out to transform dilapidated homes in Cincinnati, Ohio. Taking on the rundown houses in a distressed neighborhood, the teams will renovate one home each - while also living together - in a bid to raise the property value of the community surrounding them. The team that increases the appeal of their home to the max goes home with the grand prize of $50,000 and their home renovation will be featured on Dwell magazine's website. Designer, Kathy Kuo, and Cincinnati-based house flipper, Jim Bronzie, judge the team's renovations. Dwell's Editor in Chief, Amanda Dameron, guest -judges the series finale.


My First SaleMy First Sale

Think buying your first place is tough? Try selling it! My First Sale takes the proven and successful docudrama format of My First Place and turns it upside down - telling the story from the seller's point of view.


Disaster DIYDisaster DIY

Disaster DIY is a show about Do-It-Yourselfer's who have failed at their own home renovations and are in desperate need of some on-the-job training! Host and contractor Bryan Baeumler arrives to save a family from a reno disaster and teach the DIY-er how to fix his own mess. With his rapier wit and humorous brand of tough love, Bryan shows the DIY-er his or her mistakes, then teaches the safe and proper way to fix them. Family and friends of the DIY-er comment and join in to watch as Bryan takes the DIY-er from a handyman disaster to a hero.


Jimmy's ForestJimmy's Forest

Country boy, farmer, insect lover and natural history enthusiast, Jimmy Doherty thinks Britain's woods are fantastic places - if you know what you're looking at. Filmed over the course of a year in a pristine Norfolk wood, Jimmy's Forest charts the seasonal transformation of the forest.