Season 1, Episode 11

Turning a Crowded Lower Level Into a Play Space, Work Space and Living Space for the Whole Family

The Tabors have a lower level that is crowded, cramped and overrun with kids' toys. The Tabors' three children use the space as a play area. Courtney and Brandon would like to use it as a relaxing area, but it's anything but relaxing. They want to smash some walls and reconfigure the space to make it usable for everyone in the family. Jason Cameron is up to the task. He gives the Tabors 30 minutes to smash all the walls in their house that they hate. Project one is the lower level. When that's complete, the Tabors move upstairs to knock down a wall separating the kitchen and dining area, but time runs out! Jason promises to fix up the lower level. He creates an illusion of more height in the room with a creative tray ceiling. He also gives the room an updated look by replacing the brick fireplace surround with modern tile. Jason builds a custom play table for the kids with cubbies for all of their building blocks, and he gives Courtney her own work space proving just about anything is possible with power of the Sledgehammer.
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Eclectic Green and White Kitchen

An eclectic green and white kitchen is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Jason Removes Studs

Inside, Jason removes wall studs in the attic during the demolition phase, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

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Jason Cameron Poses with Stuffed Hippo

Jason poses with his new cohost, Heidi the hippo, after finishing renovations on the Groene's daughter's new bedroom.

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Jason Prepares for Demolition

Don't let that smile fool you. Jason Cameron is ready to smash everything from eggs and peanut butter to walls and attics in this photo gallery. Tune in to the all-new show Sledgehammer every Wednesday 10/9c to see his demolitions and renovations.

Photo By: Jeff Childre, Photographer ©2014, DIY Network/Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Jason at Blog Cabin 2014

With his hard hat on and sledgehammer in hand, Jason prepares to knock down some walls, on location with DIY Network's 2014 Blog Cabin in Winter Haven, Florida.

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Gray and Orange Chairs

Gray and orange chairs match the gray and orange nook, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Photo of Jason in front of Demolished Wall

Jason takes a break from smashing through attic walls to pose for a picture with his sledgehammer.

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Jason's Egg-Cellent Smash-Take 2

After Jason's semi-failed attempt at an egg smash, he stacked a dozen eggs to make the most impact.

Jason Poses with his Sledgehammer

Host, Jason Cameron with his sledgehammer before entering into a home to start the demolition phase of the renovation, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Photo By: Jeff Childre, Photographer ©2014, DIY Network/Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Jason and Chris Smash Through Blog Cabin 2014

Jason Cameron wastes no time as he smashes through the dining room wall with Chris Grundy at Blog Cabin 2014.

Photo By: Tony Flora/ AP Images

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