Yellow and White Cottage-Style Dining Table From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a cheery pastel yellow, white and gray table setting creates a vintage, cottage-style feel. Fresh flowers and unique wicker chairs accompany the clean lines of the table linen to complete the charming look.

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Blue and White Traditional Eat-In Kitchen From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season one of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson transformed a century-old home's cramped, dated kitchen into a beautiful cooking and entertaining space with tons of modern amenities. Maintaining the home's antique charm, Sarah chose traditional blue floral wallpaper, brass accents and oil finished hardwood floors to accent a breathtaking Calacatta marble kitchen island with an attached dining table.

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Antique Wine Cabinet From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah installed beverage stations for all ages in this basement rec room. A chic, antique wine cabinet provides easy storage for the family's wine collection while a kitchenette on the other side of the room holds ready-to-grab drinks and snacks for the family's two young boys.

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Charming, Functional Kitchen Island From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a beautiful and functional new kitchen island looks out into the living room of this open plan main floor. Taking full advantage of the small space, Sarah packed a large sink, a second stainless steel oven and plenty of extra storage into the island's design. Two support beams, accented by gorgeous antique white corbels, are all that remain of the wall that once separated the kitchen from the living area.

Functional Decor From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson maintained function without sacrificing beauty in this modern dining room. A colorful blue message board doubles as a piece of art while the room's two radiators are disguised to blend in with the crisp white trim.

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Blue and Gray Coffee Table Decor From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah transformed a dark and cramped basement into a bright recreation room full of amenities for a growing family of four. Neutral blues, grays and whites are used throughout the space's decor for a style that's beautiful yet functional for all. A chevron-patterned area rug is the perfect complement to the vintage herringbone wood coffee table and its blue and gray decorative accessories.

Bright Blue Modern Foyer From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson gave this foyer a chic modern makeover with new gray stone floors, a sleek chandelier and bright blue wall paint. On display is a piece of original artwork, depicting graffiti from the walls of the Paris Metro, that matches the newly renovated kitchen beyond.

Mid-Century Modern Table Setting From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, vintage-style table accessories complement this dining room's mid-century modern design.

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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Gray Contemporary Eat-In Kitchen From Sarah Sees Potential

As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah transformed a dirty and cramped kitchen into a contemporary eat-in space fit for a chef. To achieve the look, she installed a gray subway tile backsplash, new modern cabinetry, vein cut floor tile and a sleek stainless steel gas stove and vent hood. A cozy breakfast nook is nestled in front of the bright bay windows for casual family dining.

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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 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 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
Apr 21
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 8

Jaded Buyers

Judging by Truc's massive shoe collection and Eric's DJ gear, these two have long grown out of their tiny city apartment. Their failed home to date search has been driven solely by charm and character. Sarah shows them the potential of three homes that tick these boxes with extra storage to boot. Once Truc and Eric buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their new home that allows them to live larger than ever!

Tuesday
Jul 14
9am | 8c
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 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
Aug 18
10am | 9c
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 3

Pursuing a Compromise

For Janice the suburban dream is about space and great schools, while for husband Colin it's all about his car collection. Sarah shows them the potential of three houses, each sprawling with the room they need, plus character, good school district and big driveways. Once Janice and Colin buy, Sarah renovates the one room in their home that lifts the one space that's critical to their family enjoyment!

Tuesday
Nov 24
11am | 10c

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