About the show

In each episode of Raising House , a different dream house is built from start to finish by an A-team of experts. Beginning with the vision, the architect and builder lay out the floor plan, select a construction approach and outline the unique features. Next, the groundbreaking sets the pace for the entire project as the construction team rolls with the punches and tries to stay on schedule. Meanwhile, the design team selects the interior elements from floors to doors and kitchen cabinets to fireplace facades. Once the house is three-quarters of the way done, excitement builds, tensions are high and it's time for a last look before adding the finishing touches. Finally, the finished product is revealed: a dream house you were there for every step of the way.
Season 1, Episode 7

York

Before a couple in York, Pennsylvania, can move into their contemporary dream home, they'll battle Mother Nature, win over a dubious building inspector, and race against time. They'll go from muddy lot to ultra-modern loft living.

Friday
Aug 21
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Austin

Before an Austin couple can move into their four-bedroom ranch home, they'll have to build it themselves, while three small children and unexpected problems push them to the edge. They'll go from a vacant lot to a self-built dream home.

Friday
Aug 28
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 2, Episode 4

Tuscan style dream home in Humble, Texas

Tim and Sonya Sloan have lived in the same home for ten years. As the family got bigger, they outgrew their home and have decided they want to build a much larger home. They have put their current home on the market and are hoping it will sell just as their new home gets completed. However, if their home sells beforehand, they will have a less than ideal scenario of moving into a rental. Builder Chris Erickson of Taylor Morrison Homes takes on the challenge of completing the Sloan's home on schedule and under budget.

Wednesday
Mar 16
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 2

Slaughter Beach

Ann McLean has always dreamed of a beachfront getaway, but can her builder get it done in time, without putting Ann in the poorhouse? She'll go from a sandy seaside plot to a cozy oceanfront cottage.

Thursday
Apr 7
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 5

Austin

Before an Austin couple can move into their four-bedroom ranch home, they'll have to build it themselves, while three small children and unexpected problems push them to the edge. They'll go from a vacant lot to a self-built dream home.

Thursday
Apr 7
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Austin

Before an Austin couple can move into their four-bedroom ranch home, they'll have to build it themselves, while three small children and unexpected problems push them to the edge. They'll go from a vacant lot to a self-built dream home.

Monday
Apr 11
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

York

Before a couple in York, Pennsylvania, can move into their contemporary dream home, they'll battle Mother Nature, win over a dubious building inspector, and race against time. They'll go from muddy lot to ultra-modern loft living.

Monday
Apr 11
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 2, Episode 4

Tuscan style dream home in Humble, Texas

Tim and Sonya Sloan have lived in the same home for ten years. As the family got bigger, they outgrew their home and have decided they want to build a much larger home. They have put their current home on the market and are hoping it will sell just as their new home gets completed. However, if their home sells beforehand, they will have a less than ideal scenario of moving into a rental. Builder Chris Erickson of Taylor Morrison Homes takes on the challenge of completing the Sloan's home on schedule and under budget.

Tuesday
May 2
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 1

Cape Cod style dream home in Raymond, Maine

Jason and Kate Leveille have purchased a lot in Raymond, ME to build their dream home that they can raise their daughter in. Builder Dan Meyer has his work cut out for him as Jason and Kate have a limited budget and also have the added strain of being parents while coping with the stress of a new build. Both builder and future homeowners work hard to overcome budgetary obstacles and get the house complete in time.

Thursday
Jan 4
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 3

Multi-level seaside home in Manasquan, New Jersey

Neil and Robin Ducharme live on the Jersey Shore with twins Ava and Lily. Neil, who is also the builder, takes on the challenge of building the perfect dream home for his family. Since his family wants to stay on the Jersey Shore, Neil purchased an existing lot right next door to their current home to build the new house. He will battle Hurricane Sandy and his wife's design indecisions in order to get his family the seaside home they've always wanted.

Thursday
Jan 18
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 9

Low Country retirement home in Carolina Beach, North Carolina

Robert and Diane English are leaving a large family house and building their retirement home in Carolina Beach, North Carolina. They want a home that is built to grow pleasantly old with. They have a small budget, a tight lot and a short timeline. Builder Todd Piper has just 3 months to build the English's home under budget with a design that is energy efficient and low maintenance.

Thursday
Mar 1
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 10

Mediterranean style home in Melbourne Beach, Florida

Jessica Wildman and Steve Pontones want to move on from their small apartment in Melbourne Beach, Florida and build their first home. They want energy efficient features such as a solar water heater and stained concrete floors. Doug Wildman, who is the builder and Jessie's father, will tackle manufacturing errors, budget concerns and unfamiliar building methods as he delivers his daughter Jessie and her boyfriend Steve their eco friendly custom Mediterranean style dream home.

Thursday
Mar 8
7am | 6c
Season 2, Episode 12

Custom style lake house in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

After living in a small traditional home, Amanda and Joel Barber want to build a larger home on a 2 acre lot. They want to incorporate features such as a lanai, glass doors and an open floor plan. They want to get their dream home completed in 6 months, however, the unpredictable Myrtle Beach will bring sudden challenges to the build. Builder Eddie Friend navigates weather challenges and the homeowner's indecisions in order to give them their large custom style lake house.

Thursday
Mar 22
7am | 6c

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