About the show

In each episode of Raising House , a different dream house is built from start to finish by an A-team of experts. Beginning with the vision, the architect and builder lay out the floor plan, select a construction approach and outline the unique features. Next, the groundbreaking sets the pace for the entire project as the construction team rolls with the punches and tries to stay on schedule. Meanwhile, the design team selects the interior elements from floors to doors and kitchen cabinets to fireplace facades. Once the house is three-quarters of the way done, excitement builds, tensions are high and it's time for a last look before adding the finishing touches. Finally, the finished product is revealed: a dream house you were there for every step of the way.

Episodes

Season 1, Episode 8

San Antonio

A San Antonio couple hired his best friend to build the dream house she designed. But when the build runs into roadblocks, will the friendship survive? They'll go from an empty lot to a self-designed Texas hill country dream home.

Thursday
Aug 20
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

York

Before a couple in York, Pennsylvania, can move into their contemporary dream home, they'll battle Mother Nature, win over a dubious building inspector, and race against time. They'll go from muddy lot to ultra-modern loft living.

Friday
Aug 21
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 10

Salt Lake City

Before a young Salt Lake City couple can move into their three thousand-square foot modern home, they'll have to battle Mother Nature and race to finish on schedule... or lose out on a big tax credit. They'll go from an empty lot, to a hip, eco-friendly, three-bedroom home.

Monday
Aug 24
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

Slaughter Beach

Ann McLean has always dreamed of a beachfront getaway, but can her builder get it done in time, without putting Ann in the poorhouse? She'll go from a sandy seaside plot to a cozy oceanfront cottage.

Monday
Aug 31
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Blacksburg

Before a Virginia couple can move into their timber-framed mountain getaway, they'll face both fire... and ice. They'll go from a hole in the ground on the side of a mountain to a rustic dream house.

Thursday
Jan 21
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 2, Episode 6

Modular home in Lexington, Massachusetts

Tom and Martha Sevigny are parents to three children and are planning to demolish their existing home and build a modular home in its place. They looked for a short term rental but couldn't find affordable options that were willing to accept their pets. They ultimately bought a 350 sq. ft. trailer to live in, which sits on their backyard. It is up to builder Ed Cavatorta to meet the Sevigny's timeline expectations, as they will be camping through the harsh New England winter.

Wednesday
Mar 16
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 1

Durham

Before an engaged couple in Durham, North Carolina, can move into the arts-and-crafts dream home that he designed himself they'll face obstacles in the earth, and setbacks from the sky.

Thursday
Apr 7
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

Slaughter Beach

Ann McLean has always dreamed of a beachfront getaway, but can her builder get it done in time, without putting Ann in the poorhouse? She'll go from a sandy seaside plot to a cozy oceanfront cottage.

Thursday
Apr 7
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 3

Alexandria

Before an Alexandria, Virginia, couple can move into the custom arts-and-crafts home they've planned, they'll have to overcome their own indecision, or their builder might walk off the job. They'll go from a tiny teardown to a three-thousand square foot dream home-or will they?

Thursday
Apr 7
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Austin

Before an Austin couple can move into their four-bedroom ranch home, they'll have to build it themselves, while three small children and unexpected problems push them to the edge. They'll go from a vacant lot to a self-built dream home.

Thursday
Apr 7
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Blacksburg

Before a Virginia couple can move into their timber-framed mountain getaway, they'll face both fire... and ice. They'll go from a hole in the ground on the side of a mountain to a rustic dream house.

Monday
Apr 11
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 8

San Antonio

A San Antonio couple hired his best friend to build the dream house she designed. But when the build runs into roadblocks, will the friendship survive? They'll go from an empty lot to a self-designed Texas hill country dream home.

Monday
Apr 11
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 9

Hinsdale

Before an Illinois woman can move into her seven-bedroom Nantucket mansion, she'll have to flatten the house that's on her lot, make her builder do some mid-build changes, and keep him from blowing a gasket. She'll go from neighborhood eyesore to coastal dream home.

Monday
Apr 11
10:30am | 9:30c

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