Erin, a dedicated social worker and mother of three, still finds time in her busy schedule to work on updating her home but she admits defeat when it comes to working on her outdated 70s harvest gold bathroom. Matt will help her gut the whole room and ditch all the gold-drenched relics. The end product will include a custom built-in vanity made for, a jetted air bath, and hand etched stone tile!
Nate and Kira love the character and charm of their turn-of-the-century home, all except for the shoddy-looking bathroom that is on it's last leg. With a sagging ceiling, floor tiles popping loose and a "nook for nothing", Matt has his work cut out for him to overhaul the room on a budget. With a beadboard ceiling, metallic wallpaper and cork mosaic flooring, the result is a perfect fit for the classic old home and modern young couple!
Craig and Lisa have done a lot of work on their unique urban home and the result is modern and contemporary. But there's one room left to tackle and that's the out-dated eighties master bath. Matt will help the young couple with planning and keep them on schedule to transform the room into a modern oasis that includes gorgeous ipe decking, a new deluxe bathtub and vanity, and a luxury steam shower for two!
Jed is a busy bachelor who has recently completed a renovation on his kitchen and living room but now the shabby master bathrooms looks twice as bad. With peeling wallpaper, cracking tile, a cramped layout and a lot of 70's details, the master bath does not reflect Jed's modern style. The transformation begins with knocking out a half wall, and ends with an open and functional space featuring stained concrete floors, a walk-in shower and an expansive closet system!
Jim and Jaimie are DIY enthusiasts who still find time to tackle projects, even with 2-year old twin boys to chase around. They know their mauve and forest green eighties bathroom is an eyesore, but during demo, they find an even more disturbing surprise... With a lot of hard work, and some unique details like a custom glass shower, some wood wall art and lighted vessel sinks, the result is a stunning and structurally sound bathroom!
Jeremy is a handy guy who loves to work on his home but admits that he doesn't know a lot about design. He gives Matt free reign with his blue bathroom as long as he gets rid of the dated blue tub and details and stays on budget. Matt gets really creative using some stainless steel film, stainless steel tile, a granite tile countertop and colored glass panels to complete the masculine and modern bathroom. The blue bathroom is history - without putting Jeremy in the red!
Shane and Janine are an athletic young couple who love to work together on the 50's style rambler. The pepto-pink bathroom is the next project on the list and the ugliest room in the home by far! They have a very modern and minimalist style, and would love to see the bathroom updated. Matt will make use of their athleticism on extensive demo! The remodeled room will feature a custom glass tile tub surround, wall-mounted sinks and faucets and a unique resin panel.
The bathrooms are the only rooms left in the house to be renovated in Tom and Angela's house, but they're stumped when it comes to design. Matt has a plan to utilize the couple's extensive DIY skill set and bring this room up to par in just a few days. The new room will feature a solar tube for natural light, and a custom-built arch over the tub that will have Tom teaching Matt some woodworking basics!
Mike and Susie are newlyweds who are busy with work and grad school. They would love to transform their huge, ugly, basement bathroom into an inviting spa-like retreat, but their renovation skills are limited. Matt will teach these students some DIY basics and help them create their own basement getaway. The room will feature a stacked-stone wall, a waterfall fountain, Shoji closet doors and a steam shower they will build themselves!
Ray and Helen have lived in their townhouse for 10 years & are finally ready to get their hands dirty and redo their bathroom. Matt has a great time helping this fun-loving couple transform their dated master bath into a colorful retreat. The transformation includes getting rid of their mammoth tub and leaking shower, and replacing them with a luxury steam shower/ bathtub combo. Matt also brings in some easy-to-install luxury vinyl flooring, colorful wall tile, a new custom built-in with TV shelf & eco-friendly linen cabinet doors to top off this wonderful makeover.
When John and Corrine are not on the golf course, on the lake or out hiking in the woods, they're busy renovating their home. Corrine typically spearheads any home remodeling projects and is known for her DIY prowess. The master bath is the last room on the list, with a giant tub they never use, ugly linoleum flooring and a tiny shower, they know they can do better. Matt will get rid of the tub, bring in some unique wood floor tile, and give them the deluxe double shower of their dreams!
Taylor and Stacey moved into their home two years ago, and love that they haven't had to do much work to the 10-year-old house. However, they are ready for an upgrade to their boring builder basic master bathroom. Their style is traditional, but they would like to add some modern technology to customize the bathroom. A new, expanded shower with a digital system, pebble tile with a new TV, and a motorized window covering gives them exactly what they're looking for.
Peter and Kathy have wanted to update their outdated art deco pink and minty green guest bath ever since they moved into their 100-year-old home three years ago. They're expecting their first child, so they know it's now or never if they want to get it done. Matt will mix some modern and classic elements to create a timeless, eclectic look. The plan features a unique glass mosaic tile wall for the shower, round ceramic floor tile, a compact radiator and a new toilet with some unusual features!