Expansive 1950s Ranch

Tamera got creative with this expansive 1950s ranch-style home.

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Bargain Mansions - Video Highlights

Let There Be Lighting

Rustic charm meets urban elegance in this updated Missouri farmhouse.

About the Show

For home restoration expert Tamara Day, there's no such thing as a home that's too big! This Kansas City native and mother of four specializes in restoring the neglected large homes that others are too scared to take on. She brings these big beauties back to life so that new families can move in and love them again.

About the Host

Tamara Day

Tamara Day is the host of DIY Network’s new series Bargain Mansions. A native of greater Kansas City, Missouri, this mother of four specializes in large, neglected houses that would intimidate most.

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Season 3, Episode 2

Lady and the Damp

Tamara takes on a water-damaged French Provincial in Leawood, Kansas, and must completely overhaul the neglected basement. Then, she infuses French flair throughout the house while creating a large open floor plan that’s perfect for entertaining.

Friday
Aug 21
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 1

Raise the Roof and Master Suite Heaven

Tamara Day gets creative renovating a 1950 ranch-style home updating the exterior with faux stone, using a second-story addition to create three new bedrooms and gutting the master suite.

Wednesday
Sep 16
6am | 5c
Season 2, Episode 5

Catwalk Craziness and When One Barn Door Closes

Tamara takes on a 1900 Kansas City Shirtwaist-style home containing a living room with a catwalk instead of a ceiling, and she also creates a reading nook and closet to complete the fourth bedroom.

Wednesday
Sep 16
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 4

All About the Island and A Closet Fit for a Queen

Tamara tackles a 1905 Colonial, overhauling an ugly kitchen and tacky dining room. Also, she creates a 900-square-foot master suite and converts a sun porch into a closet.

Wednesday
Sep 16
8am | 7c
Season 3, Episode 8

From Old to Bold

Tamara revives a 100-year-old Shirtwaist home while accenting the original woodwork. She decides the kitchen is too small and moves it to the dining room. Later, she uses bold design choices to fit the home into the young, contemporary neighborhood.

Wednesday
Sep 16
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 6

Pump Up the Basement

Tamara updates a 1978 Tudor home by brightening up and enlarging the dark kitchen. Then, she improves the flow in the main bedroom and transforms the basement into an awesome game room where the family can relax.

Wednesday
Sep 16
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 3

Posthaste in a Shirtwaist

Tamara renovates a 1908 Shirtwaist home that was abandoned by the previous renovator. She refurbishes original corbels for the walls and builds a custom range hood for the open plan kitchen. Later, she creates a charming den using wainscoting and tile.

Wednesday
Sep 16
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 5

Cistern Act

Tamara buys a 1910 Victorian farmhouse and wants to add a half bath to the first floor, but a misplaced staircase may pose a problem. On the second floor, she adds a massive master suite and a large kids' bedroom.

Wednesday
Sep 16
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 3

Rhapsody in Beige and A Pain in the Deck

Tamara Day transforms a contemporary home that's devoid of any character, installing huge windows, resurfacing a fireplace veneer and also creating a home theater and an immense deck and patio for entertaining.

Sunday
Oct 4
7am | 6c
Season 3, Episode 2

Lady and the Damp

Tamara takes on a water-damaged French Provincial in Leawood, Kansas, and must completely overhaul the neglected basement. Then, she infuses French flair throughout the house while creating a large open floor plan that’s perfect for entertaining.

Sunday
Oct 4
8am | 7c
Season 3, Episode 1

Out With the Old, in With the Bold

Tamara uses her design expertise to modernize an outdated, 1970s Tudor home. She gives the kitchen a much-needed upgrade and renovates two uninspired living spaces on the first floor into statement rooms.

Sunday
Oct 4
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 7

Classic Meets Modern Farm

Tamara turns a large, old farmhouse into a country living-style home. She creates an open floor plan, transforms the dreary main suite and adds country charm and character throughout the entire property.

Sunday
Oct 4
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 4

Tidal Wave of Tile

Tamara revives a neoclassical Colonial by updating the kitchen, parlor and breakfast nook while preserving its historic charm. Then, she converts the 1,200-square-foot, unfinished attic into an incredible master suite.

Sunday
Oct 4
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 5

Catwalk Craziness and When One Barn Door Closes

Tamara takes on a 1900 Kansas City Shirtwaist-style home containing a living room with a catwalk instead of a ceiling, and she also creates a reading nook and closet to complete the fourth bedroom.

Tuesday
Oct 20
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 1

Raise the Roof and Master Suite Heaven

Tamara Day gets creative renovating a 1950 ranch-style home updating the exterior with faux stone, using a second-story addition to create three new bedrooms and gutting the master suite.

Tuesday
Oct 20
3pm | 2c
Season 3, Episode 6

Pump Up the Basement

Tamara updates a 1978 Tudor home by brightening up and enlarging the dark kitchen. Then, she improves the flow in the main bedroom and transforms the basement into an awesome game room where the family can relax.

Tuesday
Oct 20
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 3

Posthaste in a Shirtwaist

Tamara renovates a 1908 Shirtwaist home that was abandoned by the previous renovator. She refurbishes original corbels for the walls and builds a custom range hood for the open plan kitchen. Later, she creates a charming den using wainscoting and tile.

Tuesday
Oct 20
5pm | 4c