Chip and Melissa are New Orleans transplants who have tried to maintain an island vibe in their cozy California home. For Mother's Day, Chip created a romantic cabana for Melissa in their charming outdoor space. The Rate My Space community saw the potential for more, so Angelo and team punch up their cabana with the tropical style of their dreams.
The Kon's have done a lot to improve their cozy cottage-style home, But in the family room -- where they spend most of their time with the kids -- they're stuck with some of their choices that prevent it from being all it can be. Using three designs they picked off the Rate My Space site on HGTV.com, Angelo team take this family room to a whole new level.
Jamie and Kerry are both involved in environmental causes, and they want their home to reflect their eco-friendly lifestyle. They have some great elements in their living room to start with, but they are off course when it comes to a five-star design. Angelo and his team take their unique elements and create a living room that is earth-conscious without sacrificing style and luxury.
Chip and Sherie love their spacious master bedroom, but feel the space is too stark and empty. They attempted to create a peaceful zen-like retreat and want to take that idea even further. Inspired by other rooms from the Rate My Space community, Angelo incorporates a variety of natural elements that add warmth to this ultra-modern bedroom.
Dawan Owens loves his cozy Spanish bungalow. With the help of his girlfriend Yasmine Richard, they have drastically improved the house. However, there's one room that feels neglected: an empty dining room. Dawan and Yasmine don't know how to start decorating or furnishing the room, but they've finally found inspiration from three rooms on HGTV.com's Rate My Space.
Mark and Tayo created an entertainment/lounge area in their den by adding a wet bar and a glass cabinet, but overall, the room is a mish-mash of pieces that don't match. They are ready to leave college decor behind once and for all, with a cool, sexy lounge that better fits their personalities.
Kit Pongetti and Mark Stegemann have made great strides incorporating their taste into their home, while remaining true to the 1920s French-style cottage's bones. They feel that their black and white antique upholstered chairs are the best example of what they want their decor to become, but they are lost on where to go from there. Angelo and team jump right in and take take this living room to a whole new level.
With a small kitchen and a large group of friends, homeowner Jillian Griffith would love to have more space for entertaining. She pulled out ugly blue carpet and laid beautiful Indian tile throughout the home, but now she's stuck. She's asked Angelo to help build upon her current style to create a five-star dining room.
Noah and Shelly Merica-Jones met and fell in love while serving in the Air Force. With a growing family, they've tried to make their 1950s military model home a warm and comfortable place. However, they've outgrown the decor and want an updated, traditional space with a contemporary kick, starting in their bedroom. Can Angelo help them realize the potential of this tired room?
When newlyweds Tony and Danielle Gaj purchased their first home together, they chose Danielle's childhood home. At first, it was difficult for her to make significant changes to the house, but Tony urged her to be bold. Since then, they've remodeled the house from the outside in, but their den still feels like it's decorated in that fresh-out-of-college style. With the help of Angelo and the team, Tony and Danielle's den grows up.
Native Texans Jeff and Toby Ross need help in their newly purchased ranch style home. While the house has some great bones, it's short on style. They've asked the Rate My Space community for opinions on their living room, hoping for ideas that reflect their southwestern roots and complement their growing family. Angelo and the team help this Lone Star State couple add a few more stars to their living room's design.
C.V. and Noel Florendo love the tranquil spa-like feeling of their remodeled bathroom, however, their master bedroom doesn't have the same vibe. Overall, they're looking for style and a little sexiness in room, but they're short on ideas. With inspirations from the Rate My Space community, they've asked for help from Angelo and the team to create a serene feeling that matches their new bathroom.
Jordana and Lou Zutavern love the experience of old diners and drive-ins. In the style of their '50s home, they want to remove the truly dated pieces yet retain the original glory of their kitchen and better reflect their style. With the help of three inspirational homeowners from HGTV.com's Rate My Space, Angelo Surmelis will pump up the family fun and give the Zutavern's a five star retro style kitchen.
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