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Wisconsin transplants Eric and Lindsey Bennett are transforming sunny Palm Springs, California one dilapidated house at a time. Renovating 20 properties a year while raising three small children is no small feat, and this couple takes it in stride. But when you go behind the walls of houses that live in triple-digit heat, you never know what you might find, scorpions, rattlesnakes, black widows and even squatters. In each episode of Desert Flippers, Eric and Lindsey search out a diamond in the rough, but they might find something that's just plain rough.

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Season 3, Episode 1

Five-Bedroom Flip

Lindsey and Eric find a five-bedroom home with a list price well below the area comps. Although the property looks good on the outside, the interior is a mess that was left in a state of mid-renovation. Lindsey and Eric have to figure out why the previous owner jumped ship and then fix all the issues left behind, including a courtyard in disrepair. They count on the upgraded finishes and increased outdoor appeal to make this previously abandoned flip compete with the rest of the pack.

Monday
Sep 30
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

A Pool With a View

A mountaintop home that is abandoned mid-renovation looks to be a diamond in the rough for Lindsey and Eric Bennett. With loads of original charm and stunning views, there's plenty to work with, but they quickly realize why the previous owner gave up in the first place. Will adding a pool and elevating the outdoor appeal be enough to make this investment pan out?

Monday
Sep 30
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 8

Little Big Flip

Eric and Lindsey reach for the sky as their new purchase proves that big things come in small packages. After a fire sale purchase goes up in smoke, they set their sights on a quaint condominium. Hopes for a quick flip start to dwindle as a broken air conditioning unit raises the temperature and their budget. They call in a crane for some much needed assistance, but that's only the beginning for this commanding condo.

Monday
Sep 30
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 2, Episode 5

Trashy to Flashy

Lindsey and Eric Bennett score a deal on a house listed below the market value of the neighborhood, so they make an offer sight unseen. However, the couple quickly realizes the 1990s ranch is full of structural surprises that aren't up to code, leaving them wondering if they can turn the eyesore into a profitable property.

Monday
Sep 30
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 2

A Prickly Situation

Lindsey and Eric Bennett buy a property that is lacking in both function and form. To get top dollar, the flippers set out to rework the home's funky floor plan. Problems like a broken AC system and a cactus with a mean streak, however, leave the couple struggling to keep their cool in the hot desert market.

Monday
Sep 30
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 3, Episode 14

All a Facade

Eric and Lindsey overpay to get a foot in the door of a rundown property in a highly desirable neighborhood. This flip will be worth the high cost if they can change the home's 1970s style into a desirable midcentury design but if they want to get there, they'll have to risk tearing everything out and completely changing the look. When an unexpected roof problem arises, the duo scrambles to rework the design in hopes of staying on budget while turning a profit.

Monday
Oct 7
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 1

Squatters and Scorpions

Eric and Lindsey buy a Palm Springs property sight unseen, but once they get inside they see that it's been trashed by squatters and inhabited by scorpions. The only way to make a profit is to gut the home and start fresh, adding extra dollars to their budget. Lindsey is optimistic that they can make the money back by adding a bocce court and making one bedroom into a casita, but the clock is ticking as her due date is fast approaching. Can they turn this home into paradise before the new baby arrives?

Monday
Oct 7
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 3

It Takes a Villa

Eric and Lindsey beat the market to an unlisted Tuscan villa, but discover that this slice of Italy is missing a few ingredients. The kitchen has mysteriously been gutted, the in-ground pool is plagued with pests and the landscaping has overgrown its welcome. Costly mistakes and supply shortages add unwanted frustration to this renovation as the budget balloons. To turn a profit, the crew needs to work fast and add some old world charm to this modern mess.

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

Attack of the Tree

Lindsey and Eric get more than they bargained for when they buy an abandoned, overgrown home. After peeling away the dirt and grime, they hope to update the design and maximize the house's stunning mountain views. However, many obstacles stand in their way, including a 50-foot tree that's grown into the roof.

Monday
Oct 7
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 4

Bigger, Better, Boulder

Eric and Lindsey discover loose change all over their new purchase, and they'll need every bit to help them get through this flip. They may have planned for a minimal renovation, but a leaky pipe and rotting roof quickly add dollars to their budget, and the flip must go on. The costs quickly climb as they try to pinch every penny, but going big on design might be the only way to squeeze a profit out of this flip.

Monday
Oct 7
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 5

Attack of the Shack

Eric and Lindsey Bennett take on a property in disrepair that has been deemed a tear-down by the seller. The flippers think they can salvage the home and give it new life, but the more they uncover, the more frightening this flip becomes. A rotting carport, a damaged roof and severe mold send the renovation costs skyrocketing and leave the couple wondering if they should have listened to the seller and torn the whole thing down.

Monday
Oct 7
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

Just Add Water

Lindsey and Eric Bennett look to turn a quick profit after finding a great deal on a house. The flip seems like a simple job at first but when the cost of renovation begins to rise, the couple decides the house needs a little something extra to interest buyers. They're hoping that by installing a backyard pool and spa, the selling potential of the house will increase and the costly investment will be worth the risk.

Monday
Oct 7
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 6

Desert Blues

Lindsey and Eric Bennett purchase what appears to be a seemingly easy flip, but they quickly realize the house is not as structurally sound as they had initially thought. As their budget begins to balloon, the team makes some bold decisions in the hopes of turning their new property from bleak to chic.

Monday
Oct 7
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Battling the Desert Elements

Eric and Lindsey bust into their new purchase and soon realize that it may have been boarded up for a reason. Spray painted walls, a sewage-filled tub, an unbearable stench and a blustery backyard all keep the buyers at bay. Can Eric and Lindsey turn a profit or will this desert home be their demise?

Monday
Nov 25
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 1

From Pit to Poolside

Lindsey and Eric Bennett take on the challenge of reviving a midcentury modern home that was abandoned mid-renovation. They work with its vintage charm while adding modern comforts like a custom pool and fire pit to create a swank outdoor oasis.

Monday
Nov 25
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 2, Episode 7

Funky Floor Plan

Lindsey and Eric Bennett's flip project is plagued by windstorms that threaten to blow away any chance of making a profit. The duo starts out by completely overhauling the home's existing floor plan with some stunning design ideas. Lindsey hopes to create a cozy and inviting vibe by bringing in beachy design elements such as shiplap and a reclaimed wood mantle. With finishing touches that range from the revived outdoor living space to the spruced up casita taking this home over the top, getting top-dollar on this house will be anything but a breeze.

Monday
Nov 25
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 9

A Hot House

Lindsey and Eric Bennett take on a 1949 semi-open concept ranch house with the intent to bring the home into the 21st century while maintaining a vintage feel with the home's original elements. However, they quickly realize that not everything can withstand the test of time, and they must get creative if they have any hope of revamping this old house.

Monday
Nov 25
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 3, Episode 6

Hot Mess

Lindsey and Eric seem to be the only ones willing to take on a challenging fire-damaged home with a low price tag and high market risk. What looks like a few charred walls turns out to be a much larger issue that takes a chunk out of the profit when major roof repairs are required. The flippers have to make some hard decisions on design if they want to attract buyers while staying under budget and on schedule.

Monday
Nov 25
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 8

Overpaid Upgrade

Lindsey and Eric take a risk when they overpay for an "easy" flip. To make up for the inflated purchase price, they decide to add high-end finishes that they hope will attract high-end buyers, but mounting renovation costs prove this flip to be anything but easy.

Monday
Nov 25
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 3, Episode 7

Bid to Win

When Eric and Lindsey Bennett roll the dice and bid on a property sight unseen, their winning bid looks like a good bet at first glance. The well-maintained home has an outdated style but no major red flags, and the flippers hope that Lindsey's modern, natural design can get buyers in the door. But the whole project may be jeopardy when a crack in the floor threatens to add thousands of dollars to the budget.

Monday
Nov 25
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 3

Flight Path Flip

It's no surprise that buyers are passing by a property that sits at end of an airport runway, but with low inventory in the desert, Lindsey and Eric decide to take a risk and purchase the home. The key to the flip is blowing away buyers with a new open concept inside and massive entertaining and living space outside. In real estate, location is everything, though, and Lindsey and Eric hope their upgraded design is enough to overcome this home's unfortunate downside.

Monday
Nov 25
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

This Mold House

Eric and Lindsey buy a house that's stuck in the past, but they have high hopes of bringing it into the future. Renovating outdated architecture is part of the job, but it's the unexpected disasters that make or break a flip. Surprise leaks, a landscaping blunder and unwanted guests in the kitchen threaten to severely cut into the bottom line. However, the house may be hiding a larger secret that could turn the tables in Eric and Lindsey's favor.

Monday
Dec 2
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 3

Worst House, Best Block

Eric and Lindsey Bennett take a chance on a less-than-luxurious home located in a luxury neighborhood. They need to make the home competitive in the tough market, but termites and a rotten overhang threaten to sideline their plan to boost this house to the A-list.

Monday
Dec 2
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 2, Episode 4

Uneasy Street

Lindsey and Eric Bennett ignore the "location, location, location" credo of real estate and flip a house on a busy road. The dated '90s-style house gets revived as an open-concept, dual-master retreat. Will the stunning remodel be enough to lure in buyers, or will the noisy location drive away potential profit?

Monday
Dec 2
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 2

A Prickly Situation

Lindsey and Eric Bennett buy a property that is lacking in both function and form. To get top dollar, the flippers set out to rework the home's funky floor plan. Problems like a broken AC system and a cactus with a mean streak, however, leave the couple struggling to keep their cool in the hot desert market.

Monday
Dec 2
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 3, Episode 1

Five-Bedroom Flip

Lindsey and Eric find a five-bedroom home with a list price well below the area comps. Although the property looks good on the outside, the interior is a mess that was left in a state of mid-renovation. Lindsey and Eric have to figure out why the previous owner jumped ship and then fix all the issues left behind, including a courtyard in disrepair. They count on the upgraded finishes and increased outdoor appeal to make this previously abandoned flip compete with the rest of the pack.

Monday
Dec 2
10am | 9c

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