Coastal-Inspired Spaces

A New House With Old Charm 15 Photos

By: Jessica Dodell-Feder

It was built in 2007, but this New Jersey home has the look of a century-old beach cottage, thanks to some good old-fashioned desi …

Waterfront Homes: Island Retreat in Wilmington, N.C. 16 Photos

Located on Figure Eight Island, this home offers charming coastal style, a 60-foot pier and panoramic water views.

Stunning Coastal Home on Puget Sound 12 Photos

This coastal home was designed both inside and out to take full advantage of its spectacular views of Puget Sound. Designer Eric G …

Waterfront Homes: Oceanfront Mansion in Gulf Stream, Fla. 18 Photos

One of South Florida's most prized spans of coastline gives sublime allure to this stunning walled and gated oceanfront estate.

Bright, Breezy Coastal Living 8 Photos

Light walls pair with pops of color and ample natural light to create a bright, airy atmosphere in this lovely beach home.

Paradise Found: Chic Coastal Hotels 17 Photos

From sunny Southern California to uber-hip Miami and tropical Key West, the design world's brightest stars are giving high-end hot …

What It's Like to Live in a Waterfront Home Sep 17, 2018

Homeowners share their insights on living by oceans, rivers and lakes.

This Waterfront Home on St. Simons Island Could Be Yours Sep 16, 2018

Tour HGTV Dream Home 2017 and enter for your chance to win this lakefront escape.

Beachy Keen: 15 Ways to Add Coastal Charm to Any Space 15 Photos

By: Amanda Lecky

It's easy to give your house an oceanfront feeling, even if you live miles from the water. Here's how top interior designers creat …

Coastal-Inspired Design 14 Photos

By: Jen Jafarzadeh L'Italien

From cozy beach cottages to landlocked homes that can only dream of the sea, here's a peek inside some coastal-style homes that wi …

How to Make a Sea Glass Shadowbox Sep 20, 2018

Bring home the beauty of the seashore with a fun, inexpensive sea glass DIY project that's perfect for bringing in some coastal st …

10 Top Bloggers Get a First-Person Look at HGTV Dream Home 2017 Sep 18, 2018

HGTV invited bloggers and influencers from across the country to tour HGTV Dream Home 2017 on St. Simons Island, Ga.

Terrapins, Tortoises and Turtles: The New Twist on Coastal Style Oct 1, 2018

See how this season's star is blowing coral clusters and driftwood displays out of the water.

12 Bold Coastal Color Palettes You Haven't Considered Sep 23, 2018

By: Liz Gray

Beach house style doesn't have to be all about neutrals. 

How to Make a Beach-Themed Shadow Box Jul 23, 2014

Use clever scrapbooking techniques to create a beachy, photo-inspired layout for a shadow box.

Neutral Coastal Home With Contemporary Flair 4 Photos

Designer Christopher Grubb seamlessly blended indoor and outdoor living in this neutral ocean-front home through floor-to-ceiling …

Coastal-Inspired Kitchens and Dining Rooms 18 Photos

Bringing coastal design into your kitchen and dining space will add a relaxed, laid-back feel to your home. Get inspired by these …

Coastal Home Has Modern, Contemporary Style 5 Photos

A light neutral palette helps open up this spacious coastal home designed by Martin Kobus. The living room, kitchen and breakfast …

Seaside Chic 31 Photos

Even if you're landlocked, you can bring the beach home with coastal style. Find design inspiration in some of our favorite rooms.

NKBA 2013 Kitchen: Island in the Sun 4 Photos

This kitchen with a coastal feel offers a contemporary twist on a classic beach-cottage motif. It was designed for easy navigation …

Coastal Kitchen Makeover 6 Photos

By: Jen Jafarzadeh L'Italien

Designer Lisa Sherry transforms a dated first floor in a vacation home into an open, coastal kitchen and dining area.

Coastal, Contemporary Beach House Brings Landscape Indoors 5 Photos

This beach house blends coastal and contemporary styles and incorporates elements from the surrounding landscape into the decor.

Elevated Coastal Home 7 Photos

Daryl Cobb created this beautiful coastal home with a focus on its Charleston, S.C., setting, including using low-country landscap …

HGTV Dream Home 2013: Side Yard Pictures 10 Photos

The ground-level gathering area accommodates both outdoor dining and relaxation.

California Coastal Home with Craftsman Inspiration 10 Photos

This renovated home has taken on an artful interpretation of California Coastal aesthetics, combined with contemporary notes and s …

Coastal Charleston Home 11 Photos

Cobb Architects created this beautiful coastal home with a focus on its Charleston, S.C., setting, including using low-country lan …

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Most people only fantasize about living on an island, but we'll prove that an Island Life is possible for anyone. Tropical dreamers will be shown island properties that fit into any budget, from ultra-affordable to totally outrageous. We'll follow everyday families is search of their own slice of paradise, and prove that fantasy can be reality.
Season 13, Episode 8

Raising A Family on South Padre Island

A young Texas couple dream of taking their infant daughter away from the noisy, crowded streets of the Dallas/Fort Worth area for the relaxing beaches of South Padre Island. Since the birth of their daughter, they've realized it's time to start living their dreams and enjoy raising their child in the town where they honeymooned.

Monday
Oct 8
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 14, Episode 9

Living the Dream On Orcas Island

A Washington couple has been saving their entire lives for their dream home on Orcas Island. They cannot wait to escape the busy, crowded Kirkland area for a private haven in the trees they can call their own.

Sunday
Oct 14
10pm | 9c
Season 14, Episode 1

Paying for Paradise in Key West

A Milwaukee couple is fed up with winter weather, and after a recent trip to Key West, Florida, they decided they're ready to make the move to the Conch Republic. With a lengthy list of requirements that includes historic charm, off-street parking and a pool, they're open to a property with rental income to make it easier to afford living in paradise.

Sunday
Oct 14
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 9

Living the Dream On Orcas Island

A Washington couple has been saving their entire lives for their dream home on Orcas Island. They cannot wait to escape the busy, crowded Kirkland area for a private haven in the trees they can call their own.

Monday
Oct 15
1am | 12c
Season 14, Episode 1

Paying for Paradise in Key West

A Milwaukee couple is fed up with winter weather, and after a recent trip to Key West, Florida, they decided they're ready to make the move to the Conch Republic. With a lengthy list of requirements that includes historic charm, off-street parking and a pool, they're open to a property with rental income to make it easier to afford living in paradise.

Monday
Oct 15
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 14, Episode 7

Raising a Family by the Water in Ocean City

A busy couple from Northern Virginia is moving with their two young daughters to Ocean City, Maryland. They want to spend more time on the beach and create fun memories as a family. With a new baby boy on the way, they're searching for a condo with at least three bedrooms. They also want to be near the bay or ocean so they can fall asleep listening to the relaxing sounds of the water.

Sunday
Dec 2
10pm | 9c
Season 14, Episode 10

Kidding Around on James Island

Two Chicago teachers discovered James Island during a spring break trip to Charleston and knew it was the perfect place to raise a family. They love its proximity to a major city, as well as to beaches, farms and even goat yoga. They hope to find a fixer upper with a large yard and a screened-in porch to enjoy the fabulous weather.

Sunday
Dec 2
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 7

Raising a Family by the Water in Ocean City

A busy couple from Northern Virginia is moving with their two young daughters to Ocean City, Maryland. They want to spend more time on the beach and create fun memories as a family. With a new baby boy on the way, they're searching for a condo with at least three bedrooms. They also want to be near the bay or ocean so they can fall asleep listening to the relaxing sounds of the water.

Monday
Dec 3
1am | 12c
Season 14, Episode 10

Kidding Around on James Island

Two Chicago teachers discovered James Island during a spring break trip to Charleston and knew it was the perfect place to raise a family. They love its proximity to a major city, as well as to beaches, farms and even goat yoga. They hope to find a fixer upper with a large yard and a screened-in porch to enjoy the fabulous weather.

Monday
Dec 3
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 14, Episode 14

Returning to Fidalgo Island

A homesick couple is moving back to Fidalgo Island, Washington, after working in Rhode Island for several years. They love the charming town of Anacortes and are looking forward to raising their five-year-old daughter there. They're hoping to find a home with enough space for a playroom, a fenced-in yard for their dogs and an open-concept kitchen.

Sunday
Dec 9
10pm | 9c
Season 14, Episode 12

A Charming New Life on Bald Head Island

An adventurous couple is moving to Bald Head Island, NC, to spend more time on the beach with their dogs and enjoy a laid-back lifestyle. They're looking for a large home with lots of character and enough bedrooms for family and friends to visit. They'd like to find a place that's move-in ready, but are open to building a new home to ensure they get everything they want.

Sunday
Dec 9
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 14

Returning to Fidalgo Island

A homesick couple is moving back to Fidalgo Island, Washington, after working in Rhode Island for several years. They love the charming town of Anacortes and are looking forward to raising their five-year-old daughter there. They're hoping to find a home with enough space for a playroom, a fenced-in yard for their dogs and an open-concept kitchen.

Monday
Dec 10
1am | 12c
Season 14, Episode 12

A Charming New Life on Bald Head Island

An adventurous couple is moving to Bald Head Island, NC, to spend more time on the beach with their dogs and enjoy a laid-back lifestyle. They're looking for a large home with lots of character and enough bedrooms for family and friends to visit. They'd like to find a place that's move-in ready, but are open to building a new home to ensure they get everything they want.

Monday
Dec 10
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 14, Episode 11

Together on Bald Head Island

A Wisconsin couple is relocating to picturesque Bald Head Island, NC, with their blended family. An ocean view is top priority, but they'd also like enough bedrooms for the whole family and space to entertain.

Sunday
Dec 16
10pm | 9c
Season 14, Episode 13

A View on Camano Island

A couple in need of relaxation is moving to Camano Island, WA and will be bringing Mom along to move in with them. They want a home with a split floor plan so they can maintain privacy, but a large living room and patio space to embrace family time. Mom also needs an art room, and a picturesque view from the house for inspiration.

Sunday
Dec 16
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 11

Together on Bald Head Island

A Wisconsin couple is relocating to picturesque Bald Head Island, NC, with their blended family. An ocean view is top priority, but they'd also like enough bedrooms for the whole family and space to entertain.

Monday
Dec 17
1am | 12c
Season 14, Episode 13

A View on Camano Island

A couple in need of relaxation is moving to Camano Island, WA and will be bringing Mom along to move in with them. They want a home with a split floor plan so they can maintain privacy, but a large living room and patio space to embrace family time. Mom also needs an art room, and a picturesque view from the house for inspiration.

Monday
Dec 17
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 14, Episode 5

Perfect House and Boat on Fenwick Island

A Pennsylvania couple is looking for their dream home on Fenwick Island, Delaware, and they hope to buy a boat to take full advantage of all that Fenwick has to offer. They want to find a house in a community with a resort feel, and they want to be close to the water so they can set sail as often as possible.

Sunday
Dec 23
10pm | 9c
Season 13, Episode 10

First-Time Buying on Hilton Head, South Carolina

A Salt Lake City, UT, music therapist and first-time homebuyer hopes to open a practice on Hilton Head, South Carolina. She can't stop picturing herself on the beautiful beaches where she will not only be closer to family but she'll also be able to catch up on all the kayaking, kite surfing, fishing and swimming the island has to offer.

Sunday
Dec 23
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 5

Perfect House and Boat on Fenwick Island

A Pennsylvania couple is looking for their dream home on Fenwick Island, Delaware, and they hope to buy a boat to take full advantage of all that Fenwick has to offer. They want to find a house in a community with a resort feel, and they want to be close to the water so they can set sail as often as possible.

Monday
Dec 24
1am | 12c
Season 13, Episode 10

First-Time Buying on Hilton Head, South Carolina

A Salt Lake City, UT, music therapist and first-time homebuyer hopes to open a practice on Hilton Head, South Carolina. She can't stop picturing herself on the beautiful beaches where she will not only be closer to family but she'll also be able to catch up on all the kayaking, kite surfing, fishing and swimming the island has to offer.

Monday
Dec 24
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 13, Episode 7

Close Encounters with the Catfish Kind on South Padre Island

A Denton, Texas, family of five has made the eight-hour drive to South Padre Island every year for vacations. Now they're ready to leave the busy city behind for a slower pace of life at the beach. They're hoping to find a large home with bedrooms for everyone and a pool all within walking distance to the beach.

Sunday
Dec 30
10pm | 9c
Season 12, Episode 11

Returning to Coronado Island

A couple living in Florida with their two children is ready to move to her native San Diego area to share the experiences she had growing up. After his recent business trip to Coronado Island, they decide to look for an oceanfront property that has everything their family needs.

Sunday
Dec 30
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 13, Episode 7

Close Encounters with the Catfish Kind on South Padre Island

A Denton, Texas, family of five has made the eight-hour drive to South Padre Island every year for vacations. Now they're ready to leave the busy city behind for a slower pace of life at the beach. They're hoping to find a large home with bedrooms for everyone and a pool all within walking distance to the beach.

Monday
Dec 31
1am | 12c
Season 12, Episode 11

Returning to Coronado Island

A couple living in Florida with their two children is ready to move to her native San Diego area to share the experiences she had growing up. After his recent business trip to Coronado Island, they decide to look for an oceanfront property that has everything their family needs.

Monday
Dec 31
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 15, Episode 1

Ferry to Bainbridge Island

A engaged Seattle couple is ready to leave claustrophobic city life and escape to beautiful Bainbridge island, Washington. Located just a 35 minute ferry ride away, it's an easy commute to work and all the excitement offered by the Emerald City. She's hoping to find a large yard, ideal for a new dog or their future kids, while he wants a house close to the ferry that's easy to maintain.

Sunday
Jan 6
10pm | 9c

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