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Giving Old Homes New Life

Ashley and Michael Cordray save houses in their hometown of Galveston, TX.

About The Show

Ashley and Michael Cordray own a real estate and renovation company that specializes in restoring homes from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. They're working with homes near the brink of destruction in their hometown of Galveston Island, TX, with hopes of preserving the island's history and architectural styles.

About the Hosts

Michael and Ashley Cordray

Michael and Ashley Cordray love old homes. They are helping bring the shine back to Galveston, Texas by repairing and restoring the community's historic homes with hopes of preserving the island's history and architecture.

Season 1, Episode 4

Duplex Conversion

Michael and Ashley learn that a coveted property is for sale while crabbing off the Galveston coast. Knocking down walls and restoring the original staircase is only the beginning as they convert the 1899 duplex into a single-family home.

Wednesday
Apr 14
12pm | 11c
Season 2, Episode 8

Soda Pop Shop

The Cordray family has been in Galveston for over a century, and for 50 years they ran a corner drug store. Now, Ashley wants to bring it back. With a baby due in a few weeks, however, Michael doesn’t think it's a good time to open a new business.

Wednesday
Apr 14
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 7

Coastal Cottage

Michael finds a 1931 craftsman bungalow that's near the beach, and after seeing it, they know they have to buy it. When their baby arrives before the house is completed, however, they find themselves struggling to finish the project.

Wednesday
Apr 14
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 8

The Kettle House

Michael and Ashley get the opportunity to renovate a bizarre Galveston icon that may harbor a few surprises inside. The spaceship-shaped landmark is soon brimming with life as the Cordrays bring their unique charm to the one-of-a-kind house.

Wednesday
Apr 14
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 3

The Weekender

Ashley and Michael aim to help restore Galveston's reputation as America's "Playground of the South" by turning a dilapidated tiny house into a beach getaway for a family to enjoy on the weekends, and this renovation has them working overtime.

Wednesday
Apr 14
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 6

Budget Bungalow

Michael sees potential in a Victorian bungalow that has been eaten away by termites, leaving catastrophic damage. With so much neglect to repair, Michael and Ashley have an extremely tight budget which forces them to do more DIY projects than ever.

Wednesday
Apr 14
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 5

Yellow Victorian

Ashley falls in love with an old Victorian that still has most of its original details, but the asking price is high. They decide to take on the project despite the slim profit margin to help to restore the neighborhood with a beautifully renovated home.

Wednesday
Apr 14
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 1

East End Stunner

Ashley and Michael take on a house in the historic district that's been abandoned for decades. It’s their first renovation since Ashley became pregnant, and they hope to complete the massive project before the baby arrives.

Wednesday
Apr 14
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 1

1913 Beach Bungalow Restoration

Michael and Ashley find a rundown 1913 beach bungalow that's about to be demolished. They transform the small kitchen into a modern space with vintage touches and restore the original hardwood floors and shiplap walls.

Sunday
Apr 18
7am | 6c
Season 1, Episode 3

Run Down Family Rental

Ashley and Michael take on a rundown, family-owned 1939 craftsman. The project is an emotional journey for the duo as the bland home is transformed into a breath-taking abode with room expansions and some inspired flooring choices.

Sunday
Apr 18
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 5

Tiny Craftsman

Michael and Ashley revisit a house they tried to purchase a year ago and find the small, 1920s craftsman has been stripped of all its original features. Now, the Cordrays add modern flair to the island property while working to preserve its antique charm.

Sunday
Apr 18
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 6

Fire Salvaged Victorian

Ashley and Michael see hidden potential in a fire-damaged Victorian and decide to save it from demolition. They're opening up the formerly cramped space by turning a breezeway into a brand-new kitchen as well as repurposing an old safe.

Sunday
Apr 18
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 7

Dream House

Michael and Ashley stumble upon a pre-1900s Victorian after some curbside dumpster diving. They hit New Orleans for some perfect vintage decor then return to combine two rooms into one spacious kitchen and make this the dream house worth of its own name.

Sunday
Apr 18
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 2

The Pink Shack

Michael and Ashley have their work cut out for them while restoring a dilapidated 1914 fixer-upper. Together they create a light-filled breakfast nook and repurpose a vintage wooden sign to help transform an eyesore into a quaint pink corner house.

Wednesday
Apr 21
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 4

Duplex Conversion

Michael and Ashley learn that a coveted property is for sale while crabbing off the Galveston coast. Knocking down walls and restoring the original staircase is only the beginning as they convert the 1899 duplex into a single-family home.

Wednesday
Apr 21
1pm | 12c
Season 1, Episode 7

Dream House

Michael and Ashley stumble upon a pre-1900s Victorian after some curbside dumpster diving. They hit New Orleans for some perfect vintage decor then return to combine two rooms into one spacious kitchen and make this the dream house worth of its own name.

Wednesday
Apr 21
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 1

East End Stunner

Ashley and Michael take on a house in the historic district that's been abandoned for decades. It’s their first renovation since Ashley became pregnant, and they hope to complete the massive project before the baby arrives.

Wednesday
Apr 21
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 5

Tiny Craftsman

Michael and Ashley revisit a house they tried to purchase a year ago and find the small, 1920s craftsman has been stripped of all its original features. Now, the Cordrays add modern flair to the island property while working to preserve its antique charm.

Wednesday
Apr 21
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 2

Southern Charmer

Michael has overpaid on a house that claims to be a Victorian which lacks details from the era. Ashley and Michael need to make this home look like a Victorian again without going over their budget, and they only have six weeks before the baby arrives.

Wednesday
Apr 21
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 3

The Weekender

Ashley and Michael aim to help restore Galveston's reputation as America's "Playground of the South" by turning a dilapidated tiny house into a beach getaway for a family to enjoy on the weekends, and this renovation has them working overtime.

Wednesday
Apr 21
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 7

Coastal Cottage

Michael finds a 1931 craftsman bungalow that's near the beach, and after seeing it, they know they have to buy it. When their baby arrives before the house is completed, however, they find themselves struggling to finish the project.

Wednesday
Apr 21
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 6

Budget Bungalow

Michael sees potential in a Victorian bungalow that has been eaten away by termites, leaving catastrophic damage. With so much neglect to repair, Michael and Ashley have an extremely tight budget which forces them to do more DIY projects than ever.

Saturday
Apr 24
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 9

Mystery House

Michael surprises Ashley when an 1893 raised cottage that he purchased before seeing the full interior. The duo soon finds themselves in over their heads when they realize it's not quite the hidden gem Michael thought it was.

Saturday
Apr 24
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 4

Destined for Demo

With four houses under construction and her baby fast approaching, Ashley's feeling extremely overwhelmed. When Michael announces he bought a new house that's on the city's demo list, she realizes this unique 1930s bungalow needs to be saved.

Saturday
Apr 24
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 8

The Kettle House

Michael and Ashley get the opportunity to renovate a bizarre Galveston icon that may harbor a few surprises inside. The spaceship-shaped landmark is soon brimming with life as the Cordrays bring their unique charm to the one-of-a-kind house.

Saturday
Apr 24
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

1913 Beach Bungalow Restoration

Michael and Ashley find a rundown 1913 beach bungalow that's about to be demolished. They transform the small kitchen into a modern space with vintage touches and restore the original hardwood floors and shiplap walls.

Wednesday
Apr 28
12pm | 11c

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