Season 1, Episode 10

Creating Vintage Charm with New and Old Elements

Julie and John are proud owners of a 100-year-old Craftsman bungalow with one big problem: its grassy backyard lacks the charm and character of their home. The couple ask Chris to create a backyard that incorporates their eclectic taste and their 5-year-old son's need for outdoor space, while preserving the integrity of the Craftsman style. Chris' design includes a new deck with columns that perfectly match those on the home's front porch. When the homeowners ask for a roof, Chris cleverly creates a see-through roof that lets in light while protecting the deck from the elements. A concrete water feature with lily pads and koi is an unexpected surprise off the deck. And the feature everyone will remember is the vintage bike fence that blocks unsightly views while keeping the couple's antique bike collection ready to ride. Chris and his team finish the transformation just in time for the couple's celebration of the home's 100th year, one in which the new backyard is as charming and interesting as the home itself.
See Tune-In Times

Previous Episode

Turning a Large, Rundown Backyard into an Modern Retreat by Day and an Outdoor Theater by Night

Next Episode

Modern Backyard Makeover

On TV

Island Life

6:30am | 5:30c

Mexico Life

7am | 6c

Mexico Life

7:30am | 6:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

10:30am | 9:30c

My Lottery Dream Home

11:30am | 10:30c

Bahamas Life

12pm | 11c

Bahamas Life

12:30pm | 11:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Beachfront Bargain Hunt

6pm | 5c

House Hunters

7:30pm | 6:30c

Flip or Flop

8:30pm | 7:30c

Flip or Flop

11pm | 10c

Flip or Flop

11:30pm | 10:30c

Christina on the Coast

12:30am | 11:30c

Flip or Flop

2:30am | 1:30c

Flip or Flop

3:30am | 2:30c

Island Life

6am | 5c
What's Hot
What's Hot

Home Town

New! Mondays at 9p|8c

NEW: Live TV

Don’t miss your favorite shows. Live stream HGTV now.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.

Luxury Home Giveaways

HGTV Dream Home

A gorgeous coastal escape on Hilton Head Island, S.C.

HGTV Smart Home

A sophisticated home blending design with today’s top tech in Dallas, Texas

HGTV Urban Oasis

An amazing renovation in Cincinnati, Ohio.