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Renowned designer Hilary Farr is challenged by families whose dysfunctional houses are putting a strain on their relationships. Hilary uses creative design solutions with a dash of tough love to renovate their spaces and get these families back on track.

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Hilary Farr

Hilary Farr, a native of Toronto, Ontario, brings her international flair to her design aesthetics.
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Season 1, Episode 3

Two Generation Renovation

A homeowner's attempt to build an addition for her aging mother backfires when the contractor is a no-show. It's up to Hilary Farr to remedy both the home and tense family dynamic before the walls close in.

Thursday
May 5
6am | 5c
Season 1, Episode 4

Home At Last

A military family longs to host visiting relatives for holiday dinners and special occasions, but their century-old house only has so much space to go around. Hilary stretches every dollar to make their historic home welcoming both inside and out.

Thursday
May 5
7am | 6c
Season 1, Episode 1

What, Do You Live in a Barn?

Hilary Farr is challenged with renovating and modernizing a 200-year-old barn, but her client is less than willing to let go of the past.

Thursday
May 5
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 7

Small Home, Big Challenges

A couple tasks Hilary Farr with opening up their drastically dated kitchen and finding space to make a bedroom suite for her retired mother.

Thursday
May 5
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 8

Hilary's the GOAT

A family with a home that's been frozen in time calls on Hilary to breathe some new life into their old family furniture, but construction delays force her to use all of her creativity until she can bring the project to completion.

Thursday
May 5
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 2

Blending In

A woman isn't ready to move into her partner's home until his ex-wife's designs are gone, but a tricky floor plan is keeping them apart for longer than they'd like. Hilary steps in to rework the layout and get this newly blended family all under one roof.

Thursday
May 5
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 5

Coming Back to America

A couple who recently moved back from Germany can't let their overseas memories go, and now their home and furnishings are completely mismatched. Hilary struggles to balance what the house needs with these homeowners' frequently changing design choices.

Thursday
Jun 9
6am | 5c
Season 1, Episode 6

Make Room for Hubby

A couple's small home lacks room for entertaining, and without a home office, he is forced to work in his downtown bachelor pad. Hilary creates an office that will bring them back together plus a basement party space with something for everyone.

Thursday
Jun 9
7am | 6c
Season 1, Episode 4

Home At Last

A military family longs to host visiting relatives for holiday dinners and special occasions, but their century-old house only has so much space to go around. Hilary stretches every dollar to make their historic home welcoming both inside and out.

Thursday
Jun 9
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 8

Hilary's the GOAT

A family with a home that's been frozen in time calls on Hilary to breathe some new life into their old family furniture, but construction delays force her to use all of her creativity until she can bring the project to completion.

Thursday
Jun 9
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 3

Two Generation Renovation

A homeowner's attempt to build an addition for her aging mother backfires when the contractor is a no-show. It's up to Hilary Farr to remedy both the home and tense family dynamic before the walls close in.

Thursday
Jun 9
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 2

Blending In

A woman isn't ready to move into her partner's home until his ex-wife's designs are gone, but a tricky floor plan is keeping them apart for longer than they'd like. Hilary steps in to rework the layout and get this newly blended family all under one roof.

Thursday
Jun 9
11am | 10c

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