Holmes On Homes

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  • 2003
  • 7 Seasons
  • 8.7  (657)

The television show called "Holmes on Homes" appears on HGTV every week. We get Mike Holmes' opinion on various homes. When a homeowners decides to time to do renovation to their home, it's a "buyer beware" world as there are many shady or lazy contractors in this world. These professionals will comes take short-cuts or put a band-aid on the problem, and it often costs the homeowner a lot of hassles. As you can imagine, the homeowner often loses a lot of money when the contractor does not do the job right. Mike Holmes, on the other hand, will tell you how it is. When Holmes goes to renovate a house, he is looking for professionals who have done a poor job the first time the house was renovated. His show has now become popular in many counties throughout the world. Holmes is known for being honest with his opinions, and so homeowners should not seek his advice unless they want an honest opinion of what is going on. Mike's job is to restore the house to a good condition after it has fallen into severe disrepair. Mike has discovered many problems through the years. Some of these problems include but are not limited to: carpentry issues, electrical issues, roofing issues, and plumbing issues, and much more. When he catches a problem, he shows the audience how the job should have gotten done. In addition to fixing the problem, Mike will help the homeowner make a better decision in the future on who to trust when it comes to renovation work. The nice thing about this show is that it tells the story of true people who got ripped off and ways not to see ripped off the future. Mike's information is extremely helpful to any homeowner who needs to do work on their home. If you decided to watch this show, you would probably enjoy it!

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Seasons
Pane in the Glass
13. Pane in the Glass
June 6, 2010
Mike and his crew are called in for help after a family receives proof their renovation is not going right.
Behind the Scenes
12. Behind the Scenes
May 29, 2010
A look at what goes into the filming of Holmes on Homes.
Rock Bottom
11. Rock Bottom
May 23, 2010
The Holmes Crew address a custom-built home, whose brand-new components are beginning to show signs of deterioration. Footage from this episode was also featured on CBC Marketplace in 2009, where two other homes built by the same builder were investigated.
Gut Ache
10. Gut Ache
May 16, 2010
Mike has to fix a problem in a kitchen.
A Different Slant
9. A Different Slant
May 9, 2010
Mike and the crew examine an attic that fills with snow during the winter.
Eroding Brick Work
8. Eroding Brick Work
May 2, 2010
Mike fixes brick work that needs a lot of help.
Island Cottage Rescue
7. Island Cottage Rescue
April 25, 2010
The team has to renovate an island cottage.
Season 7, Episode 6
6. Season 7, Episode 6
April 18, 2010
Summary not available
Re-Inventing
5. Re-Inventing
April 11, 2010
Mike steps in and fixes things the right way.
Bath Reno Gone Wrong
4. Bath Reno Gone Wrong
April 4, 2010
A couple thinks they do everything right for their bathroom renovation, yet things turned out very wrong.
Rocky Reno
3. Rocky Reno
March 28, 2010
In the shadow the Rocky Mountains is the home of Yvonne and Tadashi. They had an addition added that included a covered front porch and entranceway. During construction, they began to get worried when the renovation in progress didn't exactly match the building plans. When the contractor began asking for the substantial completion payment before the job was finished, they refused and offered to have a lawyer hold the payment in trust until the work was done. The contractor walked off the job, and they called Mike Holmes to come to Canmore Alberta, and "˜Make it Rightâ„¢'.
Hit The Deck
2. Hit The Deck
March 21, 2010
Mike travels to Saint John, New Brunswick, to meet Marlene after her second story deck falls, seriously injuring herself and three friends. He discovers that this tragic accident was caused by incompetent workmanship. A year later, the ladies are still traumatized, both physically and emotionally. But they get a boost on their road to recovery as Mike rebuilds a rock solid deck and gives the historic home a fresh look.
Gut Ache
1. Gut Ache
March 14, 2010
The Holmes Crew arrive to help a homeowner with a kitchen renovation-the previous renovators had specialized in finishing work (such as cabinets), but had not addressed any of the underlying problems at all.
Description

The television show called "Holmes on Homes" appears on HGTV every week. We get Mike Holmes' opinion on various homes. When a homeowners decides to time to do renovation to their home, it's a "buyer beware" world as there are many shady or lazy contractors in this world. These professionals will comes take short-cuts or put a band-aid on the problem, and it often costs the homeowner a lot of hassles. As you can imagine, the homeowner often loses a lot of money when the contractor does not do the job right. Mike Holmes, on the other hand, will tell you how it is.

When Holmes goes to renovate a house, he is looking for professionals who have done a poor job the first time the house was renovated. His show has now become popular in many counties throughout the world. Holmes is known for being honest with his opinions, and so homeowners should not seek his advice unless they want an honest opinion of what is going on. Mike's job is to restore the house to a good condition after it has fallen into severe disrepair. Mike has discovered many problems through the years.

Some of these problems include but are not limited to: carpentry issues, electrical issues, roofing issues, and plumbing issues, and much more. When he catches a problem, he shows the audience how the job should have gotten done. In addition to fixing the problem, Mike will help the homeowner make a better decision in the future on who to trust when it comes to renovation work.

The nice thing about this show is that it tells the story of true people who got ripped off and ways not to see ripped off the future. Mike's information is extremely helpful to any homeowner who needs to do work on their home. If you decided to watch this show, you would probably enjoy it!

  • Premiere Date
    March 22, 2003
  • IMDB Rating
    8.7  (657)