Catch Up Now: Barnwood Builders

The guys help a widower build the cabin that he and his late wife chose.

AMAZING BARN RENOVATIONS

BARN MAKEOVERS
BARN MAKEOVERS

These homeowners weren't born in barns, but you won't believe how they transformed these rustic spaces into stunning homes. 

See the Stunning 'Afters'
BEST OF BARNWOOD BUILDERS
BEST OF BARNWOOD BUILDERS

See the best of the best from Barnwood Builders, including their top home makeovers, creative reclaimed wood projects and more. 

First Up: Top 5 Barnwood Renos

Barnwood Boys

10 Moments Fans of 'Barnwood Builders' Will Remember Fondly

"Stay calm, have a pepperoni roll," and other words to live by. 

If You Love the Barn Look...

About the Host

Mark Bowe

Mark Bowe, host of DIY Network’s Barnwood Builders, is passionate about honoring the craft of America’s pioneer ancestors and is devoted to ensuring that their work lives on.

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About the show

Barnwood Builders follows five fun-loving West Virginians who salvage antique log cabins and barns. The show celebrates the American pioneer spirit, and pays tribute to the hard work and craftsmanship that built our nation. 
Season 8, Episode 11

Good Neighbors

Mark and the guys take down a dangerous barn for their new neighbors and build a replica of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood cabin. Graham learns to make bentwood furniture, and the teams visits a stunning opera house.

Monday
Jul 8
2am | 1c
Season 4, Episode 2

Hitting the Barnwood Jackpot

Mark Bowe's client wants to use the barnwood from an enormous Pennsylvania bank barn to outfit his Arizona restaurant. It's a beast of a job in the middle of a heat wave, but the Barnwood Builders just won't quit. They save 5,000 board feet of prized barnwood from the cattle stalls, granary floors and 40-foot walls. Mark also pays a visit to another restaurant decked out in barnwood for inspiration.

Monday
Jul 8
3am | 2c
Season 4, Episode 1

The Cabin in the Quarry

The Barnwood Builders float down the Ohio River and land in Paducah, Kentucky, where they try to save a little cabin in a big quarry. The cabin is in rough shape, but these guys don't give up on it. Their time in Paducah is filled with pioneer ingenuity. Alex Makes a chair, Johnny drives a dump truck, Sherman makes a quilt and Mark helps build a barnwood table.

Sunday
Jul 14
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 6

Cowboy Party Barn in New Braunfels, TX

Mark and the guys return to Texas to build a gigantic party barn out of an old timber frame. They use old-fashioned tools to retrofit the barn for modern use, and they install a rare swing beam in the center bent.

Sunday
Jul 14
6pm | 5c
Season 5, Episode 4

Hope Rises in White Sulphur Springs

After the flood waters recede, the Barnwood Builders join the recovery efforts in their hometown of White Sulphur Springs, WV. The team builds a timber frame pavilion as the centerpiece of a memorial park and the community comes together to build barnwood picnic tables.

Sunday
Jul 14
7pm | 6c
Season 8, Episode 1

Restoration Week

The crew restores two cabins and builds a barn door for their blacksmith shop. Mark Bowe scouts an old log cabin and drives through a river to visit the fishing cabin he and his crew built two years ago.

Sunday
Jul 14
8pm | 7c
Season 10, Episode 2

From Texas to Tennessee: A Look Back

Mark Bowe looks back at an amazing season of Barnwood Builders. From Texas to Tennessee and from Ohio to the crew's home in West Virginia, this was a season full of big surprises with new faces, new places and a brand new Boneyard.

Sunday
Jul 14
9pm | 8c
Season 8, Episode 6

Boneyard Makeover

The team transforms the Boneyard by enclosing part of their shed with walls so they can work year-round, finishing off their new workspace by covering one wall with multi-colored barn wood. Mark also explores a German housebarn and visits a beautiful log home built along a cliff.

Sunday
Jul 14
10pm | 9c
Season 8, Episode 12

Barnwood Cottage

The guys turn a brand new storage shed into an 1800s log cabin, then drive it to Round Top, Texas. Mark gets a lesson from a local silversmith, and the team visits historic structures built around the state by 19th-century pioneers.

Sunday
Jul 14
11pm | 10c
Season 10, Episode 2

From Texas to Tennessee: A Look Back

Mark Bowe looks back at an amazing season of Barnwood Builders. From Texas to Tennessee and from Ohio to the crew's home in West Virginia, this was a season full of big surprises with new faces, new places and a brand new Boneyard.

Monday
Jul 15
12am | 11c
Season 8, Episode 6

Boneyard Makeover

The team transforms the Boneyard by enclosing part of their shed with walls so they can work year-round, finishing off their new workspace by covering one wall with multi-colored barn wood. Mark also explores a German housebarn and visits a beautiful log home built along a cliff.

Monday
Jul 15
1am | 12c
Season 8, Episode 12

Barnwood Cottage

The guys turn a brand new storage shed into an 1800s log cabin, then drive it to Round Top, Texas. Mark gets a lesson from a local silversmith, and the team visits historic structures built around the state by 19th-century pioneers.

Monday
Jul 15
2am | 1c
Season 8, Episode 1

Restoration Week

The crew restores two cabins and builds a barn door for their blacksmith shop. Mark Bowe scouts an old log cabin and drives through a river to visit the fishing cabin he and his crew built two years ago.

Monday
Jul 15
3am | 2c
Season 8, Episode 1

Restoration Week

The crew restores two cabins and builds a barn door for their blacksmith shop. Mark Bowe scouts an old log cabin and drives through a river to visit the fishing cabin he and his crew built two years ago.

Friday
Jul 19
9am | 8c
Season 8, Episode 3

Go Big or Go Home

Mark Bowe checks out some renovated grain silos and the craziest treehouse in town while the guys put a roof on their Texas timber frame. Mark's log cabin gets a Texas-style makeover, and he gets some help from his new neighbors, the Junk Gypsies!

Friday
Jul 19
10am | 9c
Season 8, Episode 5

Hillbilly Lemonade

The guys must get creative to make something worthwhile from a lackluster cabin. Later, Mark visits an incredible finished cabin made from logs he salvaged on the first season of Barnwood Builders.

Friday
Jul 19
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 9

Cabin at a Crossroads

Mark finds a cabin from a unique moment in history when pioneers started using new technology -- the sawmill. The crew also discovers their showroom manager has a surprising personal connection to the home. Later, Mark visits another West Virginia cabin filled with family memories.

Friday
Jul 19
12pm | 11c
Season 8, Episode 9

Hidden History

The crew saves an Ohio barn built with incredible craftsmanship and Mark scouts another barn that turns out to be a keeper. Later, he visits a massive timber-frame barn that was perfectly restored on its original site and converted into a restaurant.

Friday
Jul 19
1pm | 12c
Season 8, Episode 11

Good Neighbors

Mark and the guys take down a dangerous barn for their new neighbors and build a replica of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood cabin. Graham learns to make bentwood furniture, and the teams visits a stunning opera house.

Friday
Jul 19
2pm | 1c
Season 8, Episode 13

The Finished Product

Mark Bowe visits finished cabins he helped build in Montana, Texas, South Carolina, West Virginia and North Carolina. Then, there's a big surprise waiting for him in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

Friday
Jul 19
3pm | 2c
Season 8, Episode 12

Barnwood Cottage

The guys turn a brand new storage shed into an 1800s log cabin, then drive it to Round Top, Texas. Mark gets a lesson from a local silversmith, and the team visits historic structures built around the state by 19th-century pioneers.

Friday
Jul 19
4pm | 3c
Season 8, Episode 10

Split Crew

Half the crew is in Ohio to save an 1830s log home, while he other half is back in West Virginia to tear down an old log barn.

Friday
Jul 19
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 8

Barn Storming: A Wild Takedown in Pleasantville, Ohio

Mark and the guys have fought rain, snow and heat, but they've never had winds like these! The vicious Ohio winds turn a complicated job into a treacherous one as they attempt to save a giant double pen barn.

Sunday
Jul 21
7pm | 6c
Season 8, Episode 2

Lone Star Boneyard

Mark Bowe and the crew start a new boneyard in Texas by building a timber frame barn and two log cabins with some help from their new business partner. Mark gets his first look at the incredible party barn they built the last time they were in Texas.

Sunday
Jul 21
8pm | 7c
Season 10, Episode 4

Grandma's Cabin

The Barnwood Builders team saves an incredible cabin with huge logs that was nearly lost to a fire in West Virginia. They transport it all the way to Montana for restoration, where Mark returns to see it fully finished inside and out.

Sunday
Jul 21
9pm | 8c
Season 8, Episode 11

Good Neighbors

Mark and the guys take down a dangerous barn for their new neighbors and build a replica of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood cabin. Graham learns to make bentwood furniture, and the teams visits a stunning opera house.

Sunday
Jul 21
10pm | 9c

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