About the show

Daniel Wiafe is a real estate maverick who takes risks because he believes he'll come out on top no matter what. Melinda, his savvy wife and business partner, crunches numbers and does her best to keep Daniel from running the family into the red. In each episode of Flipping the Heartland , Daniel and Melinda flip a house in Tulsa, OK, where the real estate market is hot and the bounty of older homes is prime for renovation. The Wiafes, along with their young son, Malachai, hit Tulsa's many neighborhoods, wheeling and dealing to buy houses to flip. They transform neighborhoods one house at a time. And though success is never guaranteed, if they flip it right, real estate riches are to be made.
Season 1, Episode 7

Hometown Flip

Melinda convinces Dan to take on a property in Brady Heights, OK, the town where she grew up. The house is a total gut-job and the whole project nearly goes off the rails when they find out they also need a new roof, which was not in the budget. But they remain positive and motivated because they're investing in an area where property values on the rise and it's also very important on a personal level to Melinda.

Tuesday
May 26
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 7

Hometown Flip

Melinda convinces Dan to take on a property in Brady Heights, OK, the town where she grew up. The house is a total gut-job and the whole project nearly goes off the rails when they find out they also need a new roof, which was not in the budget. But they remain positive and motivated because they're investing in an area where property values on the rise and it's also very important on a personal level to Melinda.

Wednesday
May 27
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 8

There's No I in Rehab

Melinda takes the lead when she scopes out a property on her own in South Tulsa, OK, while Dan is away on business. When he finally does a walk-through of the house, he changes her design plan against her wishes, and it causes a bit of friction for the couple. But they learn to compromise and push forward as a team for the good of their relationship and the flip.

Tuesday
Jun 2
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 10

70s Era Turnaround

Dan and Melinda purchase a property in South Tulsa, OK, that looks like it's straight out of the 70s. They're forced to take down a ton of wood paneling and run into a serious foundation issue, but their biggest concern is with the unreliable comps in the area. There's much more risk involved when it comes to pricing and selling a property, which is a very stressful proposition for these house flippers.

Tuesday
Jun 2
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 12

Family Flip

After Dan wins an auction for a home in Briarwood, OK, Melinda thinks their design plan should be fairly straightforward. But since buyers in the area are mainly young families, Dan decides to repurpose one of the bedrooms into a 'playroom' to help drum up a quick sale. Melinda agrees and puts her creative energies into making the playroom one of the top selling features of the house.

Tuesday
Jun 9
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 1

Expensive Flip

Professional house flippers, Dan and Melinda Wiafe, explore the Tulsa real estate market for their next property to invest in. After finding a great house up for auction in Owasso, OK, Dan buys it for more than he and Melinda planned on. To make matters worse, they discover the house is in need of excessive repairs and they're forced to empty their savings in order to make the renovations and flip it for a profit.

Tuesday
Jun 23
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 12

Family Flip

After Dan wins an auction for a home in Briarwood, OK, Melinda thinks their design plan should be fairly straightforward. But since buyers in the area are mainly young families, Dan decides to repurpose one of the bedrooms into a 'playroom' to help drum up a quick sale. Melinda agrees and puts her creative energies into making the playroom one of the top selling features of the house.

Thursday
Feb 11
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 1

Expensive Flip

Professional house flippers, Dan and Melinda Wiafe, explore the Tulsa real estate market for their next property to invest in. After finding a great house up for auction in Owasso, OK, Dan buys it for more than he and Melinda planned on. To make matters worse, they discover the house is in need of excessive repairs and they're forced to empty their savings in order to make the renovations and flip it for a profit.

Thursday
Feb 11
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 3

Big House, Big Problems

In order to keep the purchase price down on a large property in Broken Arrow, OK, Dan and Melinda agree to take it sight-unseen. But as they begin to implement their renovation plans, they run into severe water damage and a crumbling foundation that threatens to put the entire project on hold. The fate of their budget and their schedule hangs in the balance, pending the success of their contractor's fixes.

Thursday
Feb 11
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 11

1920s Restoration

Dan and Melinda take on their most ambitious flip yet in the historic Riverview district of Tulsa, OK. They plan to fully restore a 1920s Tudor revival and take on all the challenges that come with updating an historic home with modern amenities while staying true to its original style. So they hire a contractor known for his work in the field and invite a local historian to help keep the project on point and attract as many buyers as possible at the open house.

Thursday
Jun 16
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 13

Mansion Makeover

Nerves run high when Dan and Melinda purchase their largest flip to date—a 5000 square foot mansion in Bixby, OK. With a renovation budget that's nearly double what they're used to, finding water-damaged hardwood flooring in the kitchen stings more than usual because they're already spread so thin. It's going to take every ounce of money and manpower they can muster in this flip to complete the renovations and make a sale.

Monday
Nov 14
7am | 6c
Season 1, Episode 11

1920s Restoration

Dan and Melinda take on their most ambitious flip yet in the historic Riverview district of Tulsa, OK. They plan to fully restore a 1920s Tudor revival and take on all the challenges that come with updating an historic home with modern amenities while staying true to its original style. So they hire a contractor known for his work in the field and invite a local historian to help keep the project on point and attract as many buyers as possible at the open house.

Monday
Nov 14
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 13

Mansion Makeover

Nerves run high when Dan and Melinda purchase their largest flip to date—a 5000 square foot mansion in Bixby, OK. With a renovation budget that's nearly double what they're used to, finding water-damaged hardwood flooring in the kitchen stings more than usual because they're already spread so thin. It's going to take every ounce of money and manpower they can muster in this flip to complete the renovations and make a sale.

Tuesday
Dec 6
7:30am | 6:30c
HGTV Real Estate Resources
HGTV Real Estate Resources

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Find out how the top 15 home improvements rank, plus get tips on maximizing your $ return at resale.

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HGTV Real Estate Resources

10 Curb Appeal Tips from the Pros

A home's exterior can make or break a home sale. HGTV's FrontDoor.com asked real estate pros for their best tips on creating a sparkling outside that beckons potential buyers inside.

Maximizing Curb Appeal
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HGTV Real Estate Resources

Room by Room Staging Strategies

Staging your home is proven to increase your sale price up to seven percent, so it's worth your time. Here are some tips to help you play up your home's assets and downplay its faults.

Tips for Staging Your Home

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