The centerpiece of the man cave is a hydraulic Chicago White Sox professional pool table that rises and falls into the floor with a simple touch of a button. The baseball-themed man cave continues beyond the French doors on to a patio with a wood pergola, brick pavers, an outdoor lounge and an oversized grill perfect for pre-game festivities.
Host Tony "The Goose" Siragusa and licensed contractor Jason Cameron have built over 100 caves in Man Caves' history. In this special episode, Tony takes a look back at past Man Caves episodes counting down Jason's top five biggest, best and most awesome projects. From a custom made wine rack to a tricked out NFL lover's ultimate dream, these cave builds definitely earned their bragging rights in this countdown! This "best of" episode also features some crazy behind the scenes bloopers that didn't make it off the cutting room floor until now.
DIY Network's Man Caves and hosts Tony Siragusa and Jason Cameron are creating the ultimate man cave bedroom and lounge for NBA star Kris Humphries.
John Ray is a former offensive lineman for the Indianapolis Colts who has settled down, but he needs a place in his house to call his own. Co-host and Man Caves expert Tony Siragusa, also a former Colts star, shares a special connection with John, and decides on a Teammate Tribute Cave. The guys are giving John a brand new entertainment center, a Ping-Pong table that rests on a pool table with a lift for storage, a workout room and of course no man cave is complete without a granite bar. If Jason can control these two giant buddies, then we're in for a cave of epic proportions!
Jeff Cramer has a job in DVD sales and has to watch movies for a living. With the help of DIY Network's Man Caves, he's getting his basement converted into a theater that will suit his professional needs, but also serve as a spot for the whole family to hang out together. Licensed contractor Jason Cameron and co-host Tony "Goose" Siragusa are giving the space an old school movie theater look, with soffit lighting and columns all around the room. Along with the vintage look, Man Caves is making sure Jeff's theater experience is state-of-the-art, with ceiling mounted speakers and an 80-inch flat screen. And Goose has the perfect way to turn the bar into a family friendly concession stand to complete the classic cinema theme and ensures Jeff will never have to take his family out to the movies again.
DIY Network's Tony Siragusa and Jason Cameron transform the Nick & Artie Show's radio and TV studio into the Ultimate Sports Hangout Cave-featuring comedian/actor/hosts Nick DiPaolo and Artie Lange from the Nick & Artie Show on Audience Network.
Caine Monroy may only be 10 years old, but he is the sole builder and operator of his very own cardboard arcade. The DIY Network's Man Cave team is coming to build Caine a proper workshop so he can let his imagination run wild. Licensed contractor Jason Cameron and co-host Tony "Goose" Siragusa go back to their childhood using only cardboard and glue to complete this cardboard masterpiece Complete with a cardboard desk and chairs, a climbable cardboard fort and a working cardboard crane.
Bill 'Nemo' Niemann is a single father and professional fisherman whose house has been taken over by his son Fischer. Yes, Fischer. So he has called in the Man Caves crew in to design and renovate the only room he has left to call his own, his master bedroom. Now Jason and Tony are making the trip to Florida to turn Nemo's basic room into a nautical themed bedroom, complete with a private lounge area. With new hardwood throughout, multiple TVs and a beverage center, this bedroom is going to go from a regular boring bedroom, to that of a multimillion-dollar yacht.
Donny was born and raised in Cork County Ireland but now he is proud to call the USA his home. After falling in love with a Jersey Girl he had his first daughter and if that wasn't enough they then adopted a son. When they first moved in to their new home they had grand ideas of turning their basement into a play area for the kids, but now instead of playing in the basement, the kids took over the whole house as their play area. Now Donny wants to reclaim the basement for himself. We started out by wrapping the room in custom wainscoting then added an authentic handmade barn door, a custom bar and a TV so Donny will have a place to watch all of his favorite Irish sports.
Kevin Jonas and his wife Danielle are trying to finish building their dream house before giving birth to their first child. However, with both of their hectic schedules and all the work left in the house, they are really cutting it close. So they reached out to the Man Caves team to come in and transform their monstrous basement into a space where they can entertain friends and family. Growing up in a small town, Kevin and Danielle wanted a place that looked and felt like the downtown area of a small American town. Using brick veneer and custom paneling, we will convert one whole wall into a row of storefronts, complete with a movie theater, barbershop and working cigar lounge. In addition to the full bar and drive-in style theater, we will also be bringing in tons of gaming and a car couch that will be sure to turn some heads.
Man Caves is teaming up with Direct TV once again to turn an old RV into a new tailgate party on wheels. Once Man Caves gets their hands on this RV, they are pulling everything out and starting this mobile Man Cave from scratch. After they completely update the interior, they are going to focus on making the exterior a tailgating party paradise. With an array of interactive games, multiple TVs and a charging station for the spectators' mobile devices, this Man Cave will be the center of all the tailgating action, no matter what event it attends.
Ken Froehner and his wife Kristen have had a very busy year. In the last 365 days, they got married, had a baby, bought a house and completely renovated it. Now before they can move in to their new home, there is one more thing that needs to be completed, the basement, but after months of renovation Ken and Kristen no longer have the energy or the time. So they reached out to the Man Caves team to come in and take over. Since Ken is extremely proud of his job as a lineman, we decided that we are going to make him a High Voltage Cave that can even take care of his family while he is out taking care of others. With a whole house natural gas generator, a custom high voltage bar and a brand new pellet stove, this cave will be one of the most electrifying caves in the area, especially if all the electric goes out.
Rich and Amy Wojtalik built their dream house in NASCAR Country North Carolina, but the unfinished basement has proved to be their biggest nightmare. Now Licensed contractor Jason Cameron and Man Caves specialist Tony "Goose" Sirgusa are making the trip to Davidson, North Carolina to turn Rich's unfinished basement into a luxury NASCAR suite. With the help of Professional NASCAR drivers Kasey Kahne, Brad Sweet and the rest of the Great Clips Race Team, the guys will transform this basement into a Nascar Haven fit for a king. With 2 Custom Bars, 3 TVs, and 4 beer taps, Rich and his family will have the best seat in the house to cheer their favorite driver to Victory Lane.
Billy Osborn is a single father with two young boys who are always on the move. When Billy isn't working or commuting 4 hours a day for work, he is coaching one of the many teams his sons are involved with. Whenever Billy gets a second to himself, he has nowhere to go to escape from his everyday life so Jason and Tony are coming in and they are bringing the whole crew along. Since Billy loves the Jersey shore and the town he grew up in, he wants us to make him a Man Cave that will bring him back to those crazy Wildwood Nights with a new bar, a giant projector screen tv and one of the coolest fish tanks yet. This Man Cave will make Billy feel like he is at an upscale resort in his favorite Jersey Shore Town.