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Follow contractor Rico León as he resolves conflicts between emotionally and financially stressed homeowners and their builders to turn renovation and construction nightmares into dream homes.

Rico León

He's a contractor and host of Rico to the Rescue. All About Rico

Poonam (Pam) Moore

She's the savvy designer on Rico to the Rescue. All About Poonam

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Season 2, Episode 1

From Ex to Extra

A singer's plan to transform her house into a haven for music takes a turn when she breaks up with her boyfriend who was overseeing the renovation. Now with a half-finished project and little money to spare, Rico is enlisted to get her home back on track.

Thursday
Feb 22
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 5

Every Rose Has Its Thorn

A family spent their life savings on a basement renovation, and when the contractor didn't follow through, they were left with an unfinished mess. Rico steps in to help mediate with the existing contractor and bring their basement dreams back to life.

Wednesday
Feb 28
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 5

Every Rose Has Its Thorn

A family spent their life savings on a basement renovation, and when the contractor didn't follow through, they were left with an unfinished mess. Rico steps in to help mediate with the existing contractor and bring their basement dreams back to life.

Thursday
Feb 29
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 9

Addition by Subtraction

A couple thought their home addition would be complete by the time their baby arrived, but their kid's almost a year old and the project is still nowhere near finished. Rico steps in and takes over the task, and he uncovers more issues than expected.

Wednesday
Mar 6
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 9

Addition by Subtraction

A couple thought their home addition would be complete by the time their baby arrived, but their kid's almost a year old and the project is still nowhere near finished. Rico steps in and takes over the task, and he uncovers more issues than expected.

Thursday
Mar 7
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 6

Con-tractor

A family of seven hired a builder to renovate their kitchen, but he went missing soon after demolition. Rico steps in and takes charge of the project, and he uncovers disturbing information and a dark past while tracking down the old contractor.

Wednesday
Mar 13
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 6

Con-tractor

A family of seven hired a builder to renovate their kitchen, but he went missing soon after demolition. Rico steps in and takes charge of the project, and he uncovers disturbing information and a dark past while tracking down the old contractor.

Thursday
Mar 14
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 4

Burying the Hatchet

A firefighter hired a long-time friend to help build his forever home, but the relationship turned sour mid-project and he's now left with unfinished framing. Rico steps in to help mend their friendship, and to get this hero's house back on track.

Wednesday
Mar 20
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 4

Burying the Hatchet

A firefighter hired a long-time friend to help build his forever home, but the relationship turned sour mid-project and he's now left with unfinished framing. Rico steps in to help mend their friendship, and to get this hero's house back on track.

Thursday
Mar 21
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 6

Con-tractor

A family of seven hired a builder to renovate their kitchen, but he went missing soon after demolition. Rico steps in and takes charge of the project, and he uncovers disturbing information and a dark past while tracking down the old contractor.

Wednesday
Apr 3
6am | 5c
Season 2, Episode 4

Burying the Hatchet

A firefighter hired a long-time friend to help build his forever home, but the relationship turned sour mid-project and he's now left with unfinished framing. Rico steps in to help mend their friendship, and to get this hero's house back on track.

Wednesday
Apr 3
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 9

Addition by Subtraction

A couple thought their home addition would be complete by the time their baby arrived, but their kid's almost a year old and the project is still nowhere near finished. Rico steps in and takes over the task, and he uncovers more issues than expected.

Wednesday
Apr 3
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 1

Renos Gone Wrong

Rico reveals the top 10 renovation pitfalls homeowners face. From budget blowouts to communication breakdowns with contractors, Rico looks back at previous rescues and offers crucial tips to help homeowners steer clear of common renovation disasters.

Wednesday
Apr 3
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 8

Not So Grand Lake

A couple's dream home is abandoned by a builder and left to rot through two winters unprotected from the elements. Now, Rico and his team aim to salvage what little is usable, and there's only a short window where mountain weather conditions are workable.

Tuesday
May 14
6am | 5c
Season 2, Episode 2

Two-Story Troubles

After a contractor vanishes mid-project, a family is left with few options to finish their two-story renovation. Rico and his team step in to salvage the troubled task and bring the family's dream back to life, proving that trust can be rebuilt.

Tuesday
May 14
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 7

Ghosted by Our Contractor

A family needs a basement renovation to create room for their family of seven, but it's been over a year and the contractor has made zero progress. Rico helps to mediate between the family and the project manager, and aims to remodel more of their home.

Tuesday
May 14
8am | 7c