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You Should Be at the Lake

Take a mental vacation with some idyllic views from HGTV's Lakefront Bargain Hunt Renovation.

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What happens after families purchase affordable vacation homes that need a little work? With a bit of imagination and a lot of muscle, they'll transform their new properties into the relaxing getaways they had always envisioned.
Season 1, Episode 7

A Big Wow on Alabama's Lake Wedowee

After spending years renting on Lake Wedowee in Alabama, Chris and Jenny are ready to purchase a vacation home for their family. A local agent helps the couple land a charming lakefront property, but it's in need of major improvements. Fortunately, Chris is a contractor and eager to tackle some big-time projects, and he hopes to do it without busting the budget.

Saturday
Apr 22
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 3

Big Reno with Astounding Views on Apple Valley Lake in Ohio

Mark and Mary Lynn are looking for a lake house that can serve as a meeting place for their large family. With help from broker Chris Mosier, they find a property with unlimited potential. With construction underway, an updated kitchen, a wall of windows and tons of outdoor entertaining areas are all part of the plan. But as hidden damage appears around the house, with the couple be able to get it all?

Saturday
May 6
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 5

Getting Down in Deep Creek, Maryland

A family of six looks for a vacation home on Deep Creek Lake in Maryland. They find the lakefront property of their dreams but it's in need of some major renovations. Fortunately, the couple has an architectural background and is ready to put in some sweat equity to maximize the potential of this fixer upper. Will they be able to build the perfect family retreat without breaking their budget?

Saturday
May 6
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 5

Getting Down in Deep Creek, Maryland

A family of six looks for a vacation home on Deep Creek Lake in Maryland. They find the lakefront property of their dreams but it's in need of some major renovations. Fortunately, the couple has an architectural background and is ready to put in some sweat equity to maximize the potential of this fixer upper. Will they be able to build the perfect family retreat without breaking their budget?

Sunday
May 7
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 12

Modern Farmhouse Fix-Up

In Texas, Dan and Emily find a waterfront home on Cedar Creek Lake that has tons of potential but needs a lot of work. They hope their budget will be enough to give them the open floor plan and modern farmhouse look they desire, turning the dated home into their dream lake house.

Saturday
Aug 5
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 12

Modern Farmhouse Fix-Up

In Texas, Dan and Emily find a waterfront home on Cedar Creek Lake that has tons of potential but needs a lot of work. They hope their budget will be enough to give them the open floor plan and modern farmhouse look they desire, turning the dated home into their dream lake house.

Sunday
Aug 6
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 13

Northeast Texas Turnaround

A Minnesota couple searches for a vacation home in Texas that reminds them of their home state. Their agent helps them find a lakefront property in northeast Texas that may be their dream home, but its current state requires quite a bit of TLC. The couple is ready to take on the challenge of fully renovating the property on their tight budget -- can they DIY their way to happy lakefront living?

Saturday
Aug 12
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 3

Big Reno with Astounding Views on Apple Valley Lake in Ohio

Mark and Mary Lynn are looking for a lake house that can serve as a meeting place for their large family. With help from broker Chris Mosier, they find a property with unlimited potential. With construction underway, an updated kitchen, a wall of windows and tons of outdoor entertaining areas are all part of the plan. But as hidden damage appears around the house, with the couple be able to get it all?

Sunday
Aug 13
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 11

Second Generation Renovation on Georgia's Lake Arrowhead

Lisa and Angela are co-workers and friends that are searching for a house on Lake Arrowhead in Georgia. With the help of their daughters Daniele and Allie, they're hoping to find the perfect vacation home to share between their two growing families. Lisa, a real estate agent, locates a lakeside property ideal for both families to split, but it needs some major work.

Saturday
Aug 26
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 4

Lone Star State Update

After spending years living all over the world, Teresa and Jeremy find the perfect vacation home for their family in their home state of Texas. They're ready to put down roots, but their new lakefront home is in need of some TLC. Can they make this lakefront property their dream house without busting their budget?

Saturday
Aug 26
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 10

Georgia Reno on Their Minds

Outdoor enthusiasts John and Heather are looking for a vacation retreat for their family on Lake Oconee in Georgia, and they find a fixer-upper in an ideal setting. Fortunately, John is a contractor, but as they get into the project, they discover it will cost far more than they originally thought. As they overhaul the old floor plan, they try to stay on budget to create their dream lake home.

Saturday
Sep 2
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 5

Getting Down in Deep Creek, Maryland

A family of six looks for a vacation home on Deep Creek Lake in Maryland. They find the lakefront property of their dreams but it's in need of some major renovations. Fortunately, the couple has an architectural background and is ready to put in some sweat equity to maximize the potential of this fixer upper. Will they be able to build the perfect family retreat without breaking their budget?

Sunday
Sep 3
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 8

Loving Life on Lake Tawakoni in Texas

Water enthusiasts Matt and Heather are looking for a vacation property close to their Dallas home on Lake Tawakoni in Texas. With help from their agent, they find a diamond in the rough that needs some big renovations to make it work for their family. The couple plans to open up the kitchen, remodel the bathrooms, build a multi-level deck and fix up the boat dock, giving them a long wishlist that they hope will fit into their budget.

Sunday
Oct 15
12am | 11c

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