Rescue Renovation Videos

About the show

In DIY Network's Rescue Renovation host Kayleen McCabe saves project-challenged homeowners who are in over their heads with their renovations. Kayleen points out exactly what went wrong and formulates a seven-day action plan to turn awful renovations into jaw-dropping rooms.

Episodes

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Episode 13

Leo Sunroom

Doris and Brian's sunroom was doomed from the beginning. With a giant plant left behind by the previous owner, a hot tub that refused to function and horrible stone siding, the space left these homeowners not knowing where to start. Luckily, Kayleen is here to whip this room into shape. She's bringing in some of the coolest tricks in patios and a brand-new hot tub.

Tuesday
Mar 24

6pm | 5c

Episode 1

Domsch Basement

Austin Domsch got a little bit demo happy trying to renovate his basement. When he ran into electrical wires, his wife Jill made him stop for fear of electrocution. With no idea how to complete what they started, Austin and Jill called in licensed contractor and host Kayleen McCabe. Kayleen and her crew will help Austin finish the demo and build Jill and Austin the cozy family/guest room they've dreamed of.

Tuesday
Mar 24

6:30pm | 5:30c

Episode 2

Henrichs Garage

Jeremy and Carrie Henrichs tried to create a living space in their detached garage that could be a sports/workshop hangout for him as well as a zen, relaxing space for her. They soon realized that they were in way over their heads. With shotddy electrical and a wish list bigger than their skill set, they turned to Kayleen McCabe and her crew to create the space they always dreamed of.

Thursday
Apr 2

12am | 11c

Episode 4

Lentsch-Richter Basement

Margy and Josh Lentsch-Richter have a new baby and a steady flow of foster dogs. When they started renovating their basement to create more space, they got stuck on the framing. So they called in Kayleen McCabe and her crew to create a space that is more beautiful and functional than Margy and Josh could have imagined.

Thursday
Apr 2

12:30am | 11:30c

Episode 10

Matthews Kitchen

Tim & Cindy Matthews started out with a vision that quickly turned into a nightmare. Their attempt to open up their galley kitchen into a more functional area with lots of counter space and storage became a mess of exposed electrical wiring and bare subfloor that stopped them dead in their tracks. Embarrassed by what had become of their home, Tim and Cindy reached out to Kayleen and her crew to get the help they need to create the kitchen they had envisioned.

Thursday
Apr 2

8:30am | 7:30c

Episode 5

Ballard Master Bedroom

Ryan and Allison Ballard bought an old printing press studio to live in, and then shortly after realized they didn't know a whole lot about construction. With a completely blank space to renovate and no idea where to start, they were in desperate need of help. Kayleen arrives with her crew to teach the Ballards some tricks of the trade and give them the knowledge that they need for success in their renovation.

Thursday
Apr 2

9am | 8c

Episode 7

Klosowski Living Room

Needing room to entertain, Matt and Linda Klosowski wanted to remove their cumbersome fireplace and replace it with an entertainment center. Their attempts at demolition led to all kinds of problems, so they called in Kayleen and her crew to get rid of the fireplace and create the space they need to host their friends and family.

Thursday
Apr 2

9:30am | 8:30c

Episode 9

Granda Kitchen

Jennifer and Joseph Granda quickly got in over their heads when they tried to remodel their kitchen. Bearing walls, aluminum pipes in the cabinets, cracking tile floors and stairs to deal with proved to be too much for these would- be renovators. Kayleen and her crew are here to get them through all of this and create a beautiful kitchen with a more open floor plan.

Thursday
Apr 2

10am | 9c

Episode 11

Dunn Bathroom

David and Shana Dunn need another entrance into their bathroom so their kids have access, the problem is that there is a toilet right where the door should go. David started doing some mild demo, but lacks the know-how to move plumbing around or install a door. Kayleen and her crew are here now to make everything right and give these homeowners the functional bathroom space they need.

Thursday
Apr 2

10:30am | 9:30c

Episode 12

Friar Basement

The Friars had grandiose plans for their basement remodel, but as demo began, they realized they were in way over their heads with electrical and plumbing problems. It became clear early on that if they were going to create a great room, guest room and office then they were going to need some help. They called Kayleen, and now she and her crew will provide the professional help Lisa and Scott need and show them the way.

Thursday
Apr 2

11am | 10c

Episode 13

Shea Front Yard

David Shea and Lauren Greco hate their front yard. They have pot-holes the size of ponds in their driveway and there is no shade. They want to entertain but are embarrassed of the front of their house. Kayleen is here to tear it all up and put it back together to be the perfect yard for a front yard party.

Thursday
Apr 2

11:30am | 10:30c

Episode 6

Holmes Master Suite

After Tara and Cleveland Holmes bought their dream home, they quickly discovered a huge plumbing problem and their master bathroom became un-functional. After years of sharing a bathroom with their children, Kayleen McCabe is here to fix the problem and create a kid-free space for the homeowners, complete with a glass-enclosed shower and a custom vanity.

Thursday
Apr 2

1pm | 12c

Episode 8

Girten Basement

Holly and Bryan Girten fell in love with their house because of the huge basement. But, after a flood caused by bad landscaping and old windows, they thought their basement was beyond repair. They fixed the landscaping and windows and are ready for their basement to be usable, but don't know how to continue. So they called in Kayleen McCabe to create a space that is perfect for parties and relaxing.

Thursday
Apr 2

1:30pm | 12:30c

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