Season 12, Episode 11

Wishing for a New Front Yard for a Firefighter's Family

Jeff Cole is a firefighter who works hard to help put out wildfires in California. It's a shame that Jeff and his wife Ashley have a fire hazard of their own in their front yard. To top it off, the front yard features an ugly old wishing well that everyone's been wishing would go away. Jeff brings a huge team of firefighters to help clear the debris that make the front yard dangerous, and Jason brings chainsaws to cut down some cypresses that are home to pests. He builds a custom concrete seating area and adds a fire pit to create an entertainment area for the homeowners. He also brings in artificial turf to help the Coles stay sensitive to California's water issues and to give their son Jameson and place to play. At the end of the day, the neighbors return to find out if their wishes have come true and the desperate and fire hazard have been cleared.
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Dark Wicker Furniture

Gray wicker furniture in a backyard is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes.

After Picture Of Landscaped Front Yard

This after picture shows a newly landscaped front yard with plants, shrubbery and a shade tree.

Contemporary Patio with Wicker Furniture

A contemporary patio with neutral wicker furniture and wood cover is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes.

Photo By: Gary Payne/Getty Images

Front Yard After Landscaping Makeover

The landscaping makeover for this home included work to widen the front steps, opening up the entrance.

Tropical Patio and Cover

A tropical-inspired patio with a wood cover is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes.

Photo By: Gary Payne/Getty Images

After Picture Of Front Yard Landscaping Outside Brick Home

View of front yard with blue wood box planters holding plants and flowers outside a brick exterior home.

Leaf Shaped Stepping Stones After Landscaping Makeover

This landscaping makeover features leaf shaped stepping stones and a walkway leading to a patio.

After Picture Of Front Yard Makeover

A colonial home boasts a newly manicured front yard after a landscaping makeover.

Big And Bold Front Yard Landscaping Design After Makeover

An unused sunporch was removed, opening up space for a new planting bed and Bermuda shutter.

Post Landscaping Makeover Front Yard

Large front yard after being landscaped with new plants, trees, grass, and mulch.

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