Warm, Cottage-Style Sitting Area From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah brightened up a cramped living space with cheerful, neutral wall paint and warm cottage-style decor. A dirty and damaged brick fireplace was painted a lovely neutral hue and accented with a new wood mantel and vintage brass accessories.

Furniture-Style Kitchen Island From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season one of Sarah Sees Potential, this chic kitchen island with a built-in oven was designed to resemble a piece of wood furniture. This style of cabinetry is the perfect complement to living and dining room furniture in an open plan space.

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Gorgeous, Industrial Walk-In Closet From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson repurposed an unnecessary extra bedroom into a large, functional walk-in closet with industrial built-in component shelves perfect for storing shoes and accessories.

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Bright Cottage-Style Living Room From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah transformed a dark and dated room into a warm cottage-style living space infused with modern elements. Varying shades of cream and white add depth to the neutral decor and accent the room's abundance of natural light.

Coastal-Themed Bathroom Details From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a decorative grate hides unsightly utilities and is a charming addition to this bathroom's coastal details. Keeping with the beach theme, a weathered oak vanity is a gorgeous yet functional choice for a family with two young boys.

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Eclectic, Contemporary Fireside Nook From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah filled this gorgeous bungalow with chic modern furniture and decor. A gray mid-century modern armchair, vintage floor lamp and bright metallic side tables create a cozy fireside sitting nook that's both beautiful and functional for a growing family of four.

White and Blue Contemporary Kitchen From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson gives this open-concept kitchen a cheery cottage vibe with pops of turquoise on the upper cabinets and island. Rich dark hardwood floors, new stainless steel appliances and a unique textured backsplash complete the chic, contemporary look.

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Wire Mesh Pendant Light From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, chic, eclectic elements like this industrial wire mesh pendant light add contrast to a modern, white kitchen.

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Chic, Contemporary Living Room From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah surprised her clients with a bonus living room makeover to complement the newly renovated kitchen and dining room. Maintaining the chic and simple modern design style of the rest of the main floor, Sarah accented the rich dark hardwood floors with gray mid-century modern furniture, glam gold curtains and a fun faux cowhide rug. A large window was cut into the wall between the living room and kitchen to create an open feel for easy entertaining.

Modern Basement Rec Room From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a cinder block wall was removed to create this open and bright basement entertainment area. Sarah installed new wood paneling below the chair rail, neutral modern furnishings and heated Brazilian slate floors for a durable space that will accommodate a growing family of four.

About the Host

Sarah Richardson

Known for sharing her practical and inspiring approach to interior design with viewers, Sarah's TV career started as a prop stylist and set decorator.
All About Sarah

About the Show

Some houses don't look so appealing at first glance, but home expert Sarah Richardson knows how to find a diamond in the rough. In each episode she'll take picky prospective homebuyers on a tour of three houses and help them see past a disaster space to make an offer on a home based on its potential. Then, she'll help the new homeowners with a whirlwind renovation that results in the home of their dreams.
Season 1, Episode 2

Newlywed Home Buyers

Ameera and Ethan are getting married in a few weeks, and are each moving away from home for the first time! Sarah lends her expertise to these house-buying newbies, showing them the potential of three homes that focus on features and amenities that target their age group. Once Ameera and Ethan buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that takes it over the threshold to terrific!

Tuesday
Jan 6
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 10

Time-limited Buyers

How's this for pressure? Christa and Mike have 30-days to buy, seven-week old baby in tow! Sarah shows these two the potential of three suburban homes, each with fewer stairs than their current townhouse. Good thing, as Mike breaks his leg part way through the search. Once Christa and Mike buy, Sarah tears apart and renovates their deal breaker room, giving them a treat they so deserve!

Tuesday
Jan 27
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 4

Seeking a Diamond in the Rough

Ann's never lived anywhere but Theo's bachelor pad. Two kids later and it's about time they find something that's theirs. And, they need to go bigger than they've got now. Sarah shows them the potential in three houses that suit their growing family's needs. Once Ann and Theo buy, Sarah renovates the one space they doubted, but now immediately welcomes them to their new home.

Tuesday
Feb 17
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 7

Tug of War

As this newlywed's family starts to grow it's time for their home to do the same. Andrea and Wayne are hunting for charm and character that for one means turnkey and for the other means DIY. Sarah shows them the potential of three houses that are livable, but somewhat needy. Once Andrea and Wayne buy, Sarah renovates the room they can't figure out, setting them on course for future renos!

Tuesday
Mar 3
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 10

Time-limited Buyers

How's this for pressure? Christa and Mike have 30-days to buy, seven-week old baby in tow! Sarah shows these two the potential of three suburban homes, each with fewer stairs than their current townhouse. Good thing, as Mike breaks his leg part way through the search. Once Christa and Mike buy, Sarah tears apart and renovates their deal breaker room, giving them a treat they so deserve!

Tuesday
Mar 3
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 12

Merging Ways

Vanessa and Troy are blending their two condos into one home they can finally call their own. Trouble is, when viewing homes Vanessa can't help but be swayed by the homeowners' taste to make an informed decision. Sarah shows them the potential of three homes, helping this pair see past aesthetics. Once Vanessa and Troy buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that for them is the biggest disaster!

Tuesday
Mar 24
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Needle in a Haystack

After slogging through over a hundred open houses and losing numerous bidding wars Tova and Marnie are itching to get out of their tiny condo. Sarah comes to the rescue, showing them the potential in three houses that offer the space and practicality they each crave. Once Tova and Marnie buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that takes it from so-so to hell-o!

Tuesday
Mar 24
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 13

Passionate Purchase

Even though they realize they need more space for their growing family, Jennifer and Matt are having a hard time thinking about leaving the home they love. Every house they've seen pales by comparison. Sarah shows them the potential of three homes, and tries to break this couple of their brick and mortar love affair. Once Jennifer and Matt buy, Sarah renovates the one room they can't stand, igniting their passion for their new home!

Tuesday
Jul 14
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 6

Needle in a Haystack

After slogging through over a hundred open houses and losing numerous bidding wars Tova and Marnie are itching to get out of their tiny condo. Sarah comes to the rescue, showing them the potential in three houses that offer the space and practicality they each crave. Once Tova and Marnie buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that takes it from so-so to hell-o!

Tuesday
Nov 24
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 14

Love Nest

At first Afsaneh thought she was looking for a home on her own. Then boyfriend Andrew stepped into the picture, suggesting they look for a place together. Sarah shows the potential of three homes, careful to balance the needs and wants of each on this new adventure. Once Afsaneh and Andrew buy, Sarah renovates the one room they can't see past creating the impromptu love nest they wanted all along!

Tuesday
Nov 24
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 7

Tug of War

As this newlywed's family starts to grow it's time for their home to do the same. Andrea and Wayne are hunting for charm and character that for one means turnkey and for the other means DIY. Sarah shows them the potential of three houses that are livable, but somewhat needy. Once Andrea and Wayne buy, Sarah renovates the room they can't figure out, setting them on course for future renos!

Tuesday
Nov 24
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 5

Timely Delivery

The very pregnant Caroline and Josh need out of his parents' house, where they're bunking to save money. Sarah shows them the potential of three houses, in which they can build a family. And it must happen asap as Caroline's due in a month! Once Caroline and Josh buy, Sarah renovates the one room that stands out as b-a-d. Baby arrives just as Sarah and crew bring this room to the finish line!

Tuesday
Nov 24
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 12

Merging Ways

Vanessa and Troy are blending their two condos into one home they can finally call their own. Trouble is, when viewing homes Vanessa can't help but be swayed by the homeowners' taste to make an informed decision. Sarah shows them the potential of three homes, helping this pair see past aesthetics. Once Vanessa and Troy buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that for them is the biggest disaster!

Thursday
Jan 21
9:30am | 8:30c

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