8 Reasons Why We Can't Wait for 'Good Bones' Season 2

Good news, fellow Good Bones fans: The show will return for a second season! Let us count the ways we love Mina, Karen and their colorful fixer uppers.

May 04, 2016
By: Liz Gray
Show: Good Bones
Related To:

Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak of Good Bones.

Photo by: Zack Arias/Usedfilm Studios LLC

Zack Arias/Usedfilm Studios LLC

Sure, we're just a little over halfway through season one of Good Bones, but we can't get enough of the mother-daughter house-flipping team that is Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak. If you're a fellow fan, good news: HGTV has renewed the show for a new season, coming in 2017! Fellow HGTV star Clint Harp is excited, too: 

Filming for season two starts next week (!!!.) Here are 8 reasons we're already looking forward to even more makeovers from this adorable pair. 

1: They make fearless color choices. 

In a world full of beige and greige, they aren't afraid to create the boldest exterior or brightest front door on the block. Obsessed with this yellow siding! 

2: We want to meet them for drinks, immediately. 

Mina and Karen know that the best way to celebrate the end of a renovation (or a tough demo day) is with a glass or two of wine. (Preferrably bubbly.) Cheers! 

3: They love a good hat. 

How do you tear down old drywall and still have a good hair day? Easy: Hat day! Karen and Mina rock everything from cowboy hats to 2 Chicks and a Hammer ballcaps, and they're not afraid to admit why: 

4: They're not afraid of #realtalk.

Speaking of putting it all out there, we love that they're perfectly willing to tell it like it is. 

5: The duo shows much love for the Midwest. 

As a fellow Midwesterner (Ohio girl here,) I have a soft spot for those middle states. Karen and Mina aren't shy about their love for Indiana, and their desire to fix up Indianapolis one house at a time. 

6: Two words: Demo day. 

Chip Gaines isn't the only #demoday fan! The houses Mina and Karen tackle are pretty much always filthy and packed with trash (or worse,) so demo day is the start of something good. Plus, these two aren't afraid to get their hands (and everything else) dirty during the process.   

7: They're upcycling MacGyvers.

Karen is a pro at spotting diamonds in the rough and turning them into unique pieces. (Yes, construction scraps can become wall art.)

8: So much mother-daughter love. 

Even though they don't always agree, these two definitely feel the love. We're feeling it, too! 

Watch new episodes of 'Good Bones' Tuesdays at 10p | 9c on HGTV. 

Next Up

'Good Bones' Season 2 Finale: The Little House on Lexington

Mina and Karen take a financial risk on a house in an established historic neighborhood but, with structural issues and zoning restrictions, soon find they may have landed themselves in a historic hot mess.

Good Vibes Are in Abundance on HGTV's 'Good Bones'

A few observations about why viewers are falling head-over-heels for HGTV's new home renovation series Good Bones, now shooting its second season.

'Good Bones' Season Four Is Headed Your Way with 15 Brand New Episodes

HGTV's fearless mother-daughter duo Mina and Karen are back for a fourth season of the hit series Good Bones, rescuing vintage but desperate homes in their home city of Indianapolis -- transforming them into shining jewels to light up the city's historic neighborhoods.

Mina, Karen and the Little Victorian That Could

The ladies of Good Bones transform a tiny and sad Victorian home on the outskirts of downtown Indy into a stylish showplace brimming with light and space.

Here’s Your Very First ‘Property Brothers: Forever Home’ Walk-Through

With old-school moves and fancy new footwork, the Scott brothers are making magic on their new series.

The Property Brothers Answer Fans’ Burning Questions on ‘The Scott Seat’

Ever wanted to ask Drew and Jonathan Scott a question? Some lucky fans got the chance as the little red couch hits Stamford, Conn.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Egypt Sherrod

The Property Virgins real estate genius is back and armed with a tool belt for a new season of Flipping Virgins.

A New Show Starring Tiffany Brooks Is in the Works!

Tentatively titled '$50K Three Ways', the Chicago-based series stars Tiffany Brooks as she presents homeowners with three wildly different design plans for three completely different spaces within their homes.

The Property Brothers Are Back for a 13th Season and All-New Episodes

Fresh on the heels of a particularly challenging round of Brother Vs. Brother – set in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area – the ever-intrepid Scott Brothers are back with an all new season of their signature series, Property Brothers, with brand new episodes airing every Wednesday at 9pm|8c.

A 'Fixer Upper' With Italian Flavor

Joanna and Chip add a helping of Italian rustic to a bland suburban home in an impressive renovation for a California couple.

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 Urban Oasis

A bold remodel in Portland, Maine.

HGTV Dream Home

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

HGTV Smart Home

A blend of industrial and Craftsman design in Pittsburgh, PA.