Wabansia Before and After

Alison took this home from 80s prison vibes to the best house on the block.
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 1, Episode 2

Raise the Stakes: Wabansia Made Wonderful

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as Alison and Donovan buy a '90s oddball house. After a myriad of problems, Alison must find a way to bring big design to a house that's rapidly hurdling over budget.

Tuesday
Sep 15
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 1

Spend More to Make More

Alison and Donovan are denied a loan for a new property and are forced to shift their focus on finishing a new construction that slipped through the cracks. Alison must finish the project quickly and get to the bottom of why it stalled in the first place.

Tuesday
Sep 15
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 1

Spend More to Make More

Alison and Donovan are denied a loan for a new property and are forced to shift their focus on finishing a new construction that slipped through the cracks. Alison must finish the project quickly and get to the bottom of why it stalled in the first place.

Wednesday
Sep 16
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 2

Raise the Stakes: Wabansia Made Wonderful

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as Alison and Donovan buy a '90s oddball house. After a myriad of problems, Alison must find a way to bring big design to a house that's rapidly hurdling over budget.

Wednesday
Sep 16
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 3

Historic Pain or Economic Gain?

Alison Victoria and contractor Donovan Eckhardt tackle an 1800s landmarked home in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. They think the home's massive size and profit potential make it a no-brainer, but some major structural issues and a tenant who won't vacate cause them to lose control of the already maxed-out budget.

Wednesday
Sep 16
4am | 3c
Season 1, Episode 1

Bucktown Rebuild

Alison Victoria buys a rundown historic home in the heart of Chicago. This Windy City home comes with many surprises, however, and when the house unexpectedly has to be taken down to the studs, Alison must do whatever it takes to stay on time and on budget.

Wednesday
Sep 16
5am | 4c
Season 2, Episode 1

Spend More to Make More

Alison and Donovan are denied a loan for a new property and are forced to shift their focus on finishing a new construction that slipped through the cracks. Alison must finish the project quickly and get to the bottom of why it stalled in the first place.

Tuesday
Sep 22
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Raise the Stakes: Lincoln Park Fourplex

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as Alison and Donovan are faced with a gamble on a four-unit historic home. They must decide to turn it back into a single-family home or keep it as a four-unit.

Tuesday
Sep 22
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 2

Bridgeport or Bust

Despite Donovan's hesitation, Alison seizes the opportunity to build in a new area of Chicago. She feels this project is the perfect way to get to know the neighborhood, and while it goes smoothly, cracks continue to grow in her and Donovan's partnership.

Tuesday
Sep 22
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 2

Bridgeport or Bust

Despite Donovan's hesitation, Alison seizes the opportunity to build in a new area of Chicago. She feels this project is the perfect way to get to know the neighborhood, and while it goes smoothly, cracks continue to grow in her and Donovan's partnership.

Wednesday
Sep 23
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 5

Raise the Stakes: Lincoln Park Fourplex

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as Alison and Donovan are faced with a gamble on a four-unit historic home. They must decide to turn it back into a single-family home or keep it as a four-unit.

Wednesday
Sep 23
3am | 2c
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.

Wednesday
Sep 23
4am | 3c
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.

Wednesday
Sep 23
5am | 4c
Season 2, Episode 2

Bridgeport or Bust

Despite Donovan's hesitation, Alison seizes the opportunity to build in a new area of Chicago. She feels this project is the perfect way to get to know the neighborhood, and while it goes smoothly, cracks continue to grow in her and Donovan's partnership.

Tuesday
Sep 29
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 1, Episode 10

Raise the Stakes: Skyline Penthouse

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as she and Donovan take on a penthouse. What seems like an easy renovation quickly goes off the rails when an inexperienced superintendent tries to hide shoddy work.

Tuesday
Sep 29
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 3

Going Big on Berenice

Alison and Donovan find a home in the North Center neighborhood, and she thinks it's an opportunity to get the business under control. After Donovan has a disagreement over a structural issue, Alison considers whether they can continue working together.

Tuesday
Sep 29
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 3

Going Big on Berenice

Alison and Donovan find a home in the North Center neighborhood, and she thinks it's an opportunity to get the business under control. After Donovan has a disagreement over a structural issue, Alison considers whether they can continue working together.

Wednesday
Sep 30
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 10

Raise the Stakes: Skyline Penthouse

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as she and Donovan take on a penthouse. What seems like an easy renovation quickly goes off the rails when an inexperienced superintendent tries to hide shoddy work.

Wednesday
Sep 30
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

Bucktown Rebuild

Alison Victoria buys a rundown historic home in the heart of Chicago. This Windy City home comes with many surprises, however, and when the house unexpectedly has to be taken down to the studs, Alison must do whatever it takes to stay on time and on budget.

Wednesday
Sep 30
4am | 3c
Season 1, Episode 2

Wabansia Made Wonderful

Alison and Donovan take a huge risk when they buy an oddball, boxlike house from the 90s. A flooded basement is just the beginning of a myriad of problems they encounter, so Alison must find a way to bring big design to a house that's rapidly hurdling over budget while still turning a profit.

Wednesday
Sep 30
5am | 4c
Season 2, Episode 3

Going Big on Berenice

Alison and Donovan find a home in the North Center neighborhood, and she thinks it's an opportunity to get the business under control. After Donovan has a disagreement over a structural issue, Alison considers whether they can continue working together.

Tuesday
Oct 6
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Raise the Stakes: House of Horrors

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as she and Donovan take their chances on a split-level home full of disasters. Faced with numerous setbacks, they must work to turn the nightmare into a dream home.

Tuesday
Oct 6
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 4

Gold Coast Gold

Alison tackles a high-rise condo in need of a modern makeover and hopes to turn a quick profit. As her business spirals out of control, tempers flare during a meeting and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the brink.

Tuesday
Oct 6
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 4

Gold Coast Gold

Alison tackles a high-rise condo in need of a modern makeover and hopes to turn a quick profit. As her business spirals out of control, tempers flare during a meeting and Alison and Donovan's partnership is pushed to the brink.

Wednesday
Oct 7
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 7

Raise the Stakes: House of Horrors

Alison and the crew reveal details behind the making of the episode and share fun facts as she and Donovan take their chances on a split-level home full of disasters. Faced with numerous setbacks, they must work to turn the nightmare into a dream home.

Wednesday
Oct 7
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 3

Historic Pain or Economic Gain?

Alison Victoria and contractor Donovan Eckhardt tackle an 1800s landmarked home in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. They think the home's massive size and profit potential make it a no-brainer, but some major structural issues and a tenant who won't vacate cause them to lose control of the already maxed-out budget.

Wednesday
Oct 7
4am | 3c