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Alison Victoria's New Show
Alison Victoria's New Show

Windy City Rehab
is Here!

In one of the most anticipated series premieres in HGTV’s new season lineup, Alison Victoria heads to her home town of Chicago to restore vintage homes in the city’s historic neighborhoods. (And she’s got a few other irons in the fire as well.)  Find Out More

+ a New Exclusive Digital Series
+ a New Exclusive Digital Series

High Heels, High Stakes 4 Videos

High Heels, High Stakes is a new HGTV digital series that's serves as a companion piece to Windy City Rehab. Check out the exclusive video series that features Alison Victoria's "tricks of the trade" as she buys and flips vintage homes in Chicago.  Watch Now

About the Show

Interior designer Alison Victoria combines upscale design with a passion for her hometown as she buys and restores old homes in Chicago. For these neglected homes in historic neighborhoods, she works to restore dignity to the homes while adding more square footage, style and modern twists. But each house has a past, and she never knows what challenges lie hidden beneath the decades of paint and plaster.

Season 2, Episode 4

Condo Gets Modern Touch

Tempers flare during a budget meeting as the business spirals out of control, and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the edge. Alison hopes to turn a profit with a high-rise condo that needs a modern makeover.

Monday
Dec 28
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 9

Historical Headache

A tip from a friend lands Alison Victoria and Donovan Eckhardt one of the first landmarked cottages in the Ukrainian Village neighborhood of Chicago. They hope to return the property to its former glory, but strict historical build guidelines and expensive property loss make them wonder if they bit off more than they can chew.

Saturday
Jan 16
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 1

Through the Cracks

Donovan and Alison shift their focus to finishing a new construction project that fell through the cracks after being denied a loan for a new property. Alison discovers why the job stalled in the first place and races to finish it up.

Saturday
Jan 16
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 2

Testing a New Area

Alison takes the opportunity to get to know a new neighborhood and build in a different area of Chicago despite Donovan's hesitation. While the project goes smoothly, cracks continue to spread in their partnership.

Saturday
Jan 16
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 3

New in North Center

A new project in the North Center neighborhood is an opportunity for Alison to get the business under control, but after Donovan has a disagreement with Ermin over a structural issue, she considers whether they can continue working together.

Saturday
Jan 16
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 4

Condo Gets Modern Touch

Tempers flare during a budget meeting as the business spirals out of control, and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the edge. Alison hopes to turn a profit with a high-rise condo that needs a modern makeover.

Saturday
Jan 16
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 4

To Sell or Not to Sell

Alison Victoria wants to give a neglected Bucktown home an upscale, English-style makeover. However, she faces a tough financial decision when a potential buyer makes a full-price offer that requires her to change the entire design.

Thursday
Jan 21
1pm | 12c
Season 1, Episode 10

Skyline Penthouse

Alison Victoria and Donovan Eckhardt take on a penthouse with the potential for some serious profit. However, what seems like an easy renovation quickly goes off the rails when an inexperienced superintendent tries to hide his shoddy work.

Thursday
Jan 21
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 1

Through the Cracks

Donovan and Alison shift their focus to finishing a new construction project that fell through the cracks after being denied a loan for a new property. Alison discovers why the job stalled in the first place and races to finish it up.

Thursday
Jan 21
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 2

Testing a New Area

Alison takes the opportunity to get to know a new neighborhood and build in a different area of Chicago despite Donovan's hesitation. While the project goes smoothly, cracks continue to spread in their partnership.

Thursday
Jan 21
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 3

New in North Center

A new project in the North Center neighborhood is an opportunity for Alison to get the business under control, but after Donovan has a disagreement with Ermin over a structural issue, she considers whether they can continue working together.

Thursday
Jan 21
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 4

Condo Gets Modern Touch

Tempers flare during a budget meeting as the business spirals out of control, and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the edge. Alison hopes to turn a profit with a high-rise condo that needs a modern makeover.

Thursday
Jan 21
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 5

Holding It Together

Alison takes on a three-unit building in one of Chicago's hottest neighborhoods and works to make each unique and luxurious. With her partnership and business experiencing pressure from all angles, Alison works to keep everything from falling apart.

Thursday
Jan 21
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 8

Fire Sale Fail to Dream Duplex

While looking for a property in Wicker Park, designer Alison Victoria and contractor Donovan Eckhardt discover what seems like a great deal on an 1885 triplex with fire damage. But even as Alison starts picking out some old Chicago pieces to mix in with the new sophisticated design, hidden structural damage from the fire starts burning up their hopes for a profit.

Friday
Feb 5
6am | 5c
Season 1, Episode 11

Roof-Raising Race for Space

Alison Victoria and Donovan Eckhardt are back in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood, where they find a Civil War-era house on a corner lot with only 1,200 square feet of living space. Their challenge is to wring enough additional space and fresh design from the small home to get their price point without destroying its original history and charm.

Friday
Feb 5
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 5

Holding It Together

Alison takes on a three-unit building in one of Chicago's hottest neighborhoods and works to make each unique and luxurious. With her partnership and business experiencing pressure from all angles, Alison works to keep everything from falling apart.

Friday
Feb 5
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 3

New in North Center

A new project in the North Center neighborhood is an opportunity for Alison to get the business under control, but after Donovan has a disagreement with Ermin over a structural issue, she considers whether they can continue working together.

Friday
Feb 5
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 5

Lincoln Park Fourplex

Alison and Donovan are faced with a gamble when they find a converted four-unit historic home in Lincoln Park. They can either turn it back into a single-family home or keep it as a four-unit -- which for them is uncharted territory.

Thursday
Feb 18
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 7

House of Horrors

Alison Victoria and Donovan Eckhardt take their chances on a split-level home that is full of disasters. Faced with numerous setbacks, they must put their differences aside to turn the nightmare into a dream home for potential buyers.

Thursday
Feb 18
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 1

Through the Cracks

Donovan and Alison shift their focus to finishing a new construction project that fell through the cracks after being denied a loan for a new property. Alison discovers why the job stalled in the first place and races to finish it up.

Thursday
Feb 18
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 2

Testing a New Area

Alison takes the opportunity to get to know a new neighborhood and build in a different area of Chicago despite Donovan's hesitation. While the project goes smoothly, cracks continue to spread in their partnership.

Thursday
Feb 18
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 4

Condo Gets Modern Touch

Tempers flare during a budget meeting as the business spirals out of control, and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the edge. Alison hopes to turn a profit with a high-rise condo that needs a modern makeover.

Thursday
Feb 18
7pm | 6c