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Mike Holmes

Mike Holmes advises homeowners around the world on how to manage renovations, home repairs and maintenance. 

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About the show

Mike Holmes is making it right for homeowners who were the ultimate victims of renovations gone wrong. He’s picking up where he left off with his hit series Holmes on Holmes and Holmes Inspection and taking on the biggest disasters yet. But this time, he’s not just helping unhappy homeowners, he’s making a difference in entire communities where they just don’t need a contractor, they need a miracle.
Season 2, Episode 13

Flood Suckers: A Basement is Damaged When Flood Waters Cause Sewage to Back Up Into the Home

When the City of Toronto faces a historic downpour, Gina's basement floods with water backing up from the City's sewage system. The remediation company hired by her insurance fails to follow the right protocols, putting Gina's son Joey at risk when he tries to clean up the mess himself. Mike arrives on site and discovers that Joey's grandfather was a self-taught carpenter, whose workshop was in the now damaged basement. Mike does double duty when he restores this family's home, as well as the fond memories of a grandfather's love and true craftsmanship.

Tuesday
May 1
11pm | 10c
Season 2, Episode 13

Flood Suckers: A Basement is Damaged When Flood Waters Cause Sewage to Back Up Into the Home

When the City of Toronto faces a historic downpour, Gina's basement floods with water backing up from the City's sewage system. The remediation company hired by her insurance fails to follow the right protocols, putting Gina's son Joey at risk when he tries to clean up the mess himself. Mike arrives on site and discovers that Joey's grandfather was a self-taught carpenter, whose workshop was in the now damaged basement. Mike does double duty when he restores this family's home, as well as the fond memories of a grandfather's love and true craftsmanship.

Wednesday
May 2
2am | 1c
Season 2, Episode 9

Five Alarm Chili - Part 1: After Her Home Is Set On Fire, Chili Fears She'll Never Be Safe Again

After an arsonist sets fire to her house, Chili is stuck between a rock and a hard place when her insurance company pressures her to choose one of their preferred contractors. The alarm bells are ringing when the contractor's solution is to paint over all the soot and damage, ignoring all of Chili's concerns. Feeling that the insurance company is not working in her best interest, she sticks to her guns and does not sign the authorization form that would allow the contractor to work on her home, and as a result the job is left at a complete standstill. Chili contacts Mike for help and he's determined to make it right.

Tuesday
May 8
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 10

Five Alarm Chili - Part 2: Mike Steps Into the Fire and Repairs a Home Damaged by an Arsonist

After an arsonist sets fire to her home, Chili is stuck between a rock and a hard place when her insurance company pressures her to choose one of their preferred contractors. When the alarm bells keep going off in her head, Chili decides not to sign the authorization form that would allow the contractor to work on her home, and instead contacts Mike who assesses the damage and quickly decides that the entire house needs to be repaired. In order to fully understand what Chili went through and what she needs to make her home safe, Mike visits the Fire & Emergency Services Training Institute and steps into the fire. Mike restores Chili's home along with her hope of a safe and secure future for her growing family.

Tuesday
May 8
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 18

Walk the Planks: A Second-Story Deck is an Accident Waiting to Happen

Benny and Queenie bought a 9-year-old home for their growing family. Their home inspector said the second-story deck had some moisture but it was nothing to worry about -- all it needed was a fresh coat of paint. As soon as Benny begins working on the first piece of trim, the deck starts to fall apart. After receiving quotes between $35,000 and $50,000 to repair the damage they contact Mike Holmes to help save their home and their life savings. Mike and his team start taking it apart and discover that the builder did not build it to code. The structure is compromised with rotted wood and could collapse at any moment. Mike is beside himself and shows what happens when homes are built for looks and not for safety.

Tuesday
May 15
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 5

Hoofed Roof: A Botched Barn Roof Threatens The Life of a Group of Rescued Horses

A barn with a botched roof is home to a group of rescued horses, but the recently shingled roof starts to fall apart, leaving dangerous nails on the ground the horses could step on. Mike arrives onsite with his team ready to install a new roof but discovers that every part of the barn needs work, and without the needed repairs the horses could be sent to pasture. Mike and his crew renovate the stable from top to bottom, adding improvements like a water supply that doesn't freeze in the winter and a new flooring treatment that is also hoof-friendly.

Saturday
May 19
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 7

A Tear in the Fabric: A Waterproof Membrane That Was Accidentally Cut Causes Water Damage in a Home

Lynn moved into her 3-storey townhouse just over a year ago when she noticed water pooling on her rooftop deck. She hired a reputable contractor to fix the problem but all it took was just one rainfall and the water started to pour in. Her insurance company takes care of the cosmetic damages but never fixes the problem. Fearing it could all happen again, Lynn contacts Mike Holmes who discovers a hole in the waterproof membrane. Unfortunately, it's just the tip of the iceberg and Mike and his crew have to peel back a number of layers to make this job right and watertight.

Saturday
May 19
1pm | 12c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Tuesday
Apr 9
9pm | 8c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Wednesday
Apr 10
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Tuesday
Apr 16
8pm | 7c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Tuesday
Apr 16
9pm | 8c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Wednesday
Apr 17
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Wednesday
Apr 17
3am | 2c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Tuesday
Apr 23
8pm | 7c
Season 11, Episode 1

Building Hope

Mike Holmes and his team helped a woman's overwhelmed daughter finish a small cottage conversion after her mother sunk her life savings into the project and suffered a medical emergency. With the job completed, Mike gives valuable information about what to include in a construction contract, explains the benefits of tempered glass and gives tips for preventing water leaks in the home.

Tuesday
Apr 23
9pm | 8c
Season 11, Episode 1

Building Hope

Mike Holmes and his team helped a woman's overwhelmed daughter finish a small cottage conversion after her mother sunk her life savings into the project and suffered a medical emergency. With the job completed, Mike gives valuable information about what to include in a construction contract, explains the benefits of tempered glass and gives tips for preventing water leaks in the home.

Wednesday
Apr 24
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Wednesday
Apr 24
3am | 2c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Tuesday
Apr 30
8pm | 7c
Season 11, Episode 10

Broken Record

Mike Holmes and his team came to the rescue of a couple that was scammed out of their money, their kitchen and their trust by a notorious contractor. Now, Mike's taking a deeper dive into the benefits of tile underlayment, how to tell if a contractor is cutting corners and the value of a quality range hood.

Tuesday
Apr 30
9pm | 8c
Season 11, Episode 1

Building Hope

Mike Holmes and his team helped a woman's overwhelmed daughter finish a small cottage conversion after her mother sunk her life savings into the project and suffered a medical emergency. With the job completed, Mike gives valuable information about what to include in a construction contract, explains the benefits of tempered glass and gives tips for preventing water leaks in the home.

Tuesday
Apr 30
10pm | 9c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Tuesday
Apr 30
11pm | 10c
Season 11, Episode 10

Broken Record

Mike Holmes and his team came to the rescue of a couple that was scammed out of their money, their kitchen and their trust by a notorious contractor. Now, Mike's taking a deeper dive into the benefits of tile underlayment, how to tell if a contractor is cutting corners and the value of a quality range hood.

Wednesday
May 1
12am | 11c
Season 11, Episode 1

Building Hope

Mike Holmes and his team helped a woman's overwhelmed daughter finish a small cottage conversion after her mother sunk her life savings into the project and suffered a medical emergency. With the job completed, Mike gives valuable information about what to include in a construction contract, explains the benefits of tempered glass and gives tips for preventing water leaks in the home.

Wednesday
May 1
1am | 12c
Season 11, Episode 3

Investment Gate

Mike Holmes helps a couple pick up the pieces after getting conned out of $300,000 by a contractor friend who has conned millions from other families. Mike reflects on the project while taking a closer look at construction issues including the importance of getting permits, keeping a basement dry and being proactive with plumbing.

Wednesday
May 1
2am | 1c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Wednesday
May 1
3am | 2c
Season 11, Episode 2

Lawn and Order

Mike Holmes and his team arrived just in the nick of time to avoid a major catastrophe after a couple fell for a "too good to be true" price on a backyard construction project. Now, Mike is referencing this project while taking a deeper dive into hiring the right contractor for the job, setting up a proper payment schedule and explaining the benefits of retaining walls.

Tuesday
May 7
7pm | 6c

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