Season 2, Episode 9

Building a Mad, Mod Basement for Grown Ups and Kids to Share

When Annie and Mark Drahman accepted Jason Cameron's challenge to smash all the rooms they hate in 30 minutes, they decided to tackle their basement and basement bathroom. They completed the basement with the promise that Jason would turn it into a mod family and entertaining space. They failed on the bathroom so it's up to them to finish that room. Jason takes on the challenge by upcycling a vintage bar, installing a cool vinyl floor, unique wall tiles and custom-built room dividers and storage cubbies for the kids. He also uses drapes to create a unique wall treatment and uplighting to give the space a mod, lounge vibe.
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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.

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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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Game Room Dining

This game room features dark green bench seating and wood furniture, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Shelf Over the Stove

A small shelf over the stove in this kitchen acts as storage for pots and pans, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Small, Contemporary Kitchen

This small, contemporary kitchen features a table for dining, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

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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Eclectic Green and White Kitchen

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

Mint Kitchen Cabinets

Mint cabinets give this kitchen a fresh look, as seen on DIY Network's Sledgehammer.

Jason's Egg-Cellent Smash

The concentration on Jason's face says it all. After his first semi-failed attempt to smash eggs, he's stacked the dozen on top of each other to get the best impact.

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.

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

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