Ben and Erin help a surgeon and his wife, moving back to Laurel from New York City, design an amazing family home while paying homage to the historic property's original classic elements as well as its offbeat period charm. Take the Photo Tour
In a special project that enhances a neighborhood while giving back to a community, Ben and Erin help Laurel natives restore a '30s-vintage bungalow. Once renovated, the home will serve as temporary housing for women transitioning out of rehab — thereby helping to provide both shelter and a new start for people needing help. Take the Photo Tour
Erin and Ben help a long-time friend with a special personal connection craft the perfect home for her new family and the start of a new life adventure. Along the way, a spacious but aging stately home gets a new lease on life.
Take the Photo Tour
In Home Town's heartwarming season 5 opener, Ben and Erin help a long-time friend craft the perfect home for a new family and the beginning of a new life adventure. Stay tuned for the full photo tour — coming your way soon!
Get ready for your closeup, Wetumpka, AL. Home Town's Ern and Ben Napier just announced that they'll be shooting their new renovation show in the quaint Southern city as part of a hugely ambitious project — to take over and make over an entire small town. Read the Article
Ben and Erin help a surgeon and his wife, moving back to Laurel from NYC, design an amazing family home while paying homage to the home's classic elements and offbeat period charm. Take the Photo Tour
She's the queen of historically accurate renovations and vintage finds, but did you know there's a whole movement around her design style? Read the Article
Move over, minimalism. There’s a “new” design style favored by millennials and Erin Napier happens to reflect it perfectly.
See the Gallery
Ben and Erin stretch budgets — and our imaginations — with their seriously inspiring repurposed renovations. See the Gallery
Take a cue from the masters of inviting exteriors, Ben and Erin Napier.
See the Before-and-Afters
The Napiers face one of their bigger challenges, resurrecting a young student's family home in a Laurel neighborhood that was ravaged by hurricane Katrina. The result is a creatively reimagined cottage with an artistic vibe and Scandinavian inspired touches. See the Gallery
In a deoartyre from their usual frugal approach, Ben and Erin are thrilled when a Laurel newcomer enlists their help to create an ideal home on a budget that's essentially unlimited. The result is a grand residence blending Spanish Colonial influences with a few modern industrial surprises. See the Gallery
A well-travelled bachelor, and long-time friend of Ben and Erin, is coming home to Laurel where his family has lived for five generations. The Napiers help the returning Laurelite restore a 1920s-vintage cottage to create the picture-perfect bachelor's retreat. See the Gallery
When the time came to fashion a nursery for Baby Helen Napier, it's no surprise that Erin thought carefully and deeply about every single detail. Check Out the Napier Nursery
Erin and Ben give a colonial-style house some serious love and created the perfect home for a young couple.
See the Before-and-Afters
Ben and Erin help a former Laurel resident convert a '50s-vintage house with dated kitchen into an open and airy retreat that’s the perfect place to come home to.
Take the Photo Tour + Go Behind the Scenes
The Napiers help a couple create a traditional Southern home – with a great front porch and casually comfortable features – in one of Laurel's oldest houses. Take the Photo Tour
Hear how Home Town stars Ben and Erin Napier welcomed their baby girl home with music. (Get the tissues ready.)
A couple that's moving back to Mississippi is looking for a spacious home for under $260,000 where they can host friends and throw parties. They have their heart set on one of the options, but it's out of their range, leaving them to either negotiate or settle on the home they can afford. In the end, Ben and Erin create the ultimate gathering place complete with a custom table for outdoor dining and a pergola party area.
A long-time local teacher looks for a house where she can entertain her large family. She has an all-in budget and a wish list that includes a large kitchen and family living area to host her big family get-togethers. Once Ben and Erin have shown her two possible homes that need a little love, the work begins transforming one of them into a stylish, welcoming oasis where the whole family will be comfortable. Even better, they're able to use beams and cabinets from the original house to build a stunning custom table and kitchen island.
A couple trading in Oregon's cold weather for Laurel's humid climate is looking for a house with nature-inspired whimsy and historic Southern charm. Ben and Erin rise to the challenge of creating a storybook-style home that's truly one of a kind.
After renting his whole life, a local pastor is ready to settle down in a house that will give him enough space for his cooking and gardening hobbies. Ben and Erin show him two options -- The Lindsey House shows a lot of potential with its charming, brick exterior and spacious kitchen, but the low-priced McRae House gives them a lot of room for imagination. Ben and Erin give the house a Creole cottage makeover, adding bright colors and a cozy study as well as a spectacular chef's kitchen and a custom-built gardening bench.
A Laurel, MS, native is ready to plant roots in the place her family has called home for generations. With her all-in budget of $100,000, Erin and Ben create a beautiful transformation that includes a quaint home office and a master bedroom and bathroom fit for a queen.
A New Orleans couple is looking for a vacation home in Laurel to be closer to her mom, and their ideal house needs space for hosting crawfish boils. Ben and Erin transform a dated home into a modern oasis complete with two kitchens and a spectacular pool.
A man who has always moved around and loves to travel and meet new people is looking for a large home. Ben and Erin can't believe their luck when he gives them a limitless budget to design a gorgeous retreat with a Spanish-style kitchen and master suite.
A military couple looks to settle down and have a place their children can call home. Ben and Erin get to work on creating the ultimate family home and include a study area, play space and a stunning new kitchen.
A couple with two kids are in desperate need of more space and hope to find a home with a big yard and studio for his work with an all-in budget of $200,000. After showing them two great options, Ben and Erin transform their choice into a modern, spacious farmhouse that includes a chicken coop made from a dilapidated children's playhouse.
After years of traveling, a bachelor is ready to buy a home where his family has lived for five generations. Ben and Erin find a cottage with good resale potential, and their design includes a stunning master bedroom and a quaint front porch.
A couple is ready to move back home to Mississippi and put down roots after years of moving for work. They need help finding a home with charm and character in a small town. With an all-in budget of $300,000, Ben and Erin infuse their new home with coastal charm and create a gorgeous kitchen and breathtaking outdoor entertaining space using reclaimed cedar from the home.
A business owner that's been living with her mom is ready to find a place she can call her own. She's looking for a small home with a porch, so Ben and Erin transform her new house using breathtaking Americana charm.
A surgeon and his wife are moving to Laurel from New York City, and their all-in budget goes a long way in the Mississippi town. Ben and Erin pay homage to the historic property's original elements and peculiar charm to design an amazing family home.
A local business owner is looking to buy a starter home within walking distance to town with character, has plenty of space for her dog and fits her thrifty all-in budget. Ben and Erin Napier narrow her search down to two homes -- one is on the historical Bush dairy farm with a sizable yard and lake view, the other is a well-kept cottage with great bones and a small yard. Once a decision is made, the duo creates a jaw-dropping transformation complete with a covet-worthy kitchen and a dreamy outdoor patio.
A Georgia couple loves the outdoors as much as they love Laurel, and they're in need of a home with a big kitchen and lots of yard space for entertaining. Ben and Erin are determined to bring this couple's outdoorsy ways into the design of their home.
An artist wants to raise her teenage son in the small town near their friends and family. With a budget of up to $200,000, her wish list includes plenty of room to welcome visitors and a dedicated art studio. Erin embraces the opportunity to design for a fellow artist by designing a home with bold patterns balanced with a calm color palette. They dedicate an entire room to an art studio customized with thoughtful furniture built by Ben and dip-dyed drop cloth curtains created by Erin.
A couple is ready for a different pace after living in the country for years. Erin and Ben create a haven in the city for them complete with handmade print wallpaper made by a local artist and a set of dining room buffets created entirely from one of the house's demolished rooms.
A couple who runs a non-profit is investing in a property that provides transitional housing for women recovering from difficulties. Ben and Erin get scrappy and turn a neglected building into an uplifting oasis where new beginnings can flourish.
A couple is looking for a house where they can entertain friends in a walkable neighborhood. Ben and Erin give their pick a complete facelift by adding a coastal color scheme, built-in banquet and a back patio that's perfect for entertaining.
Robyn and Cassidy want to move Robyn's great-grandmother's house to a new plot of land, but Ben and Erin are skeptical that the home could survive the move. With a budget of $100,000, Ben and Erin transform a cozy cottage in town into a dream home to present the couple with a safer option.
A woman moving back to Laurel after being away for years wants a place big enough to accommodate her parents, kids and grandkids if they visit all at once. Erin can't wait to deliver on her ideal design plan: blue and white in the French provincial style.
An engaged couple is ready to buy a home of their own so they can start the next chapter in their lives together. With the help of their families, they have an all-in budget and a wish list that includes a master bathroom with a soaking tub and a place where they can read and study. After helping the couple find the perfect home, Ben and Erin give the home a colorful millennial makeover that includes a charming book nook and stunning master suite.
A couple is looking for a historic home in the country with a porch and plenty of green space. Ben and Erin transform their new home into a classic, dogtrot-style house full of historic charm and Southern touches.
Ben's baby brother Jesse and his wife Lauren are buying their first house, and the Napiers are there to guide them every step of the way. Using their love of eclectic style and bold colors, Ben and Erin create a fun-filled home ready for new memories.
A school teacher misses small town life and looks to make a fresh start in a historic home. Ben and Erin come up with big plans to update her home, but they encounter an unexpected problem that could derail the entire renovation.
A couple that owns rental properties calls on Ben and Erin to help them choose which best meets their needs. Ben and Erin also juggle the renovation of an airstream gifted to them by Chris and Morgane Stapleton.
Sundays on HGTV