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Season 6, Episode 3

Building Off the Grid: Scoudouc River House

A pro builder constructs a 6,400-square-foot, off-grid passive home for his family on remote land near Scoudouc, Canada. He battles tropical storms, winter blizzards and more while using innovative methods to meet building standards.

Tuesday
Aug 10
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 4

Building Off the Grid: Piney Woods Place

Naturalist builder Cat Taylor constructs a remote sanctuary for her and her husband in the piney woods of Northwest Texas. She builds the two-story house using a mixture of sand, clay and straw and adds touches of comfort to entertain family.

Tuesday
Aug 31
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 1

Cumberland Mountain Home

A couple faces uncertain weather, intricate designs and treacherous mountain paths as they set out to build an eco-friendly geodesic dome with views of Tennessee's South Cumberland Mountain Range.

Tuesday
Sep 7
2pm | 1c
Season 6, Episode 3

Building Off the Grid: Scoudouc River House

A pro builder constructs a 6,400-square-foot, off-grid passive home for his family on remote land near Scoudouc, Canada. He battles tropical storms, winter blizzards and more while using innovative methods to meet building standards.

Tuesday
Sep 7
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 1

Building Off the Grid: Ohio Valley Hut

The Dutton Brothers are building a high-end, off-grid vacation home in the center of their family's 2,000-acre Ohio Valley cattle ranch. The home's unique design features include a wall of windows, a fully functional kitchen, a bathroom with shower, a solar panel station and an outdoor living area with a fire pit. A project like this in such a remote location would normally take six months to complete but the guys are working against a tight four-month deadline. And since they can only work on weekends, every minute is vital and every decision could either make or break the entire project.

Tuesday
Sep 7
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 6

Building Off the Grid: Island Getaway

A family attempts to build a 400-square foot cabin situated on a small island in Northern Idaho. Access to the property is limited and rough waters make it difficult to bring materials in. It’s a race to the finish as winter hits the island early.

Tuesday
Sep 21
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 1

Building Off the Grid: Georgia Mountain Treehouse

A young couple sets out to create their dream treehouse retreat in Northern Georgia overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains. Although the build calls for a treacherous mile-long, uphill trek with all of their materials, the end result is the ultimate childhood dream come to life.

Tuesday
Sep 21
5pm | 4c
Season 6, Episode 2

In the Arkansas Trees

A musician and college student works to build an off-the-grid treehouse compound in Arkansas, but water and supply issues could disrupt his 30-day deadline, even with his father's help.

Tuesday
Sep 21
7pm | 6c
Season 3, Episode 7

Building Off The Grid: Montana Mountain Modern

A father-son duo builds an off-grid home in Montana's Flathead Valley. The 720-square-foot stick-frame home takes advantage of the mountain winds using a wind-turbine generator for power and features plenty of upcycled materials from the surrounding area.

Tuesday
Sep 21
8pm | 7c
Season 7, Episode 4

Building Off the Grid: Georgia Mountain Watchtower

A Georgia couple is ready to tackle their next off-grid build: the ultimate watchtower guest house in the Blue Ridge Mountains. However, building 30 feet off the ground presents its challenges and leaves them wondering if they can complete the project.

Tuesday
Sep 21
9pm | 8c
Season 3, Episode 3

Building Off the Grid: Carolina Catamaran

A couple of pro builders construct an upcycled off-grid homestead deep in the sprawling South Carolina islands. Plans for the catamaran-style home include a luxury yacht aesthetic, but the couple must build during hurricane season to meet their deadline.

Tuesday
Sep 21
10pm | 9c
Season 6, Episode 10

Colorado Earth House

Two renovators purchased land in remote Colorado to build a new home away from home. They've decided on using a rammed-earth process to construct all-natural walls, but when winter comes early, they realize this process is more laborious than anticipated.

Tuesday
Sep 21
11pm | 10c
Season 7, Episode 4

Building Off the Grid: Georgia Mountain Watchtower

A Georgia couple is ready to tackle their next off-grid build: the ultimate watchtower guest house in the Blue Ridge Mountains. However, building 30 feet off the ground presents its challenges and leaves them wondering if they can complete the project.

Wednesday
Sep 22
12am | 11c
Season 3, Episode 3

Building Off the Grid: Carolina Catamaran

A couple of pro builders construct an upcycled off-grid homestead deep in the sprawling South Carolina islands. Plans for the catamaran-style home include a luxury yacht aesthetic, but the couple must build during hurricane season to meet their deadline.

Wednesday
Sep 22
1am | 12c
Season 6, Episode 10

Colorado Earth House

Two renovators purchased land in remote Colorado to build a new home away from home. They've decided on using a rammed-earth process to construct all-natural walls, but when winter comes early, they realize this process is more laborious than anticipated.

Wednesday
Sep 22
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 7

Building Off The Grid: Montana Mountain Modern

A father-son duo builds an off-grid home in Montana's Flathead Valley. The 720-square-foot stick-frame home takes advantage of the mountain winds using a wind-turbine generator for power and features plenty of upcycled materials from the surrounding area.

Wednesday
Sep 22
3am | 2c
Season 7, Episode 3

Building Off the Grid: Texas Hillside Retreat

A family of four is building a luxury glamping escape overlooking the Texas Hill Country, but the build process is anything but glamorous. With the rain, challenging terrain and critters, they must work together to get to the finish line.

Tuesday
Sep 28
9pm | 8c
Season 5, Episode 8

Family Builds

For some off-grid builders, it's family first. But the path to a simpler life can be daunting and when family is on the line, the stakes are even higher! These builders are tackling a modern Montana home, a coastal tiny house, an artsy mountain abode, an Ozark container paradise and a Maine cabin retreat. These builds are sure to be a monumental challenge, but the reward is a lifetime of family memories!

Tuesday
Sep 28
11pm | 10c