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  • Learn all about seed starting! We're serving up some listener questions around soil, grow lights and the best seeds for fast germination. You’ll also learn when to transplant your veggies and if you should start growing them indoors or outdoors.

    For more gardening tips, check out HGTV's new podcast Dig It!. Follow wherever you get your podcasts.

  • Designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent share the things that have been giving them creative energy since their Italian summer vacation, a story about the first time they traveled together, and each others’ quirky travel habits. Nate and Jeremiah talk about their new show, Home Project, their individual approaches to sensitive projects, and how to make sentimental pieces work in your home regardless of the style. The couple shares how they collect transitional pieces that will move with you and their recent decision to suddenly sell their New York townhome. They talk about the mantra their family lives by and how their children have shaped their household and design perspectives. Then the couple plays a playful rapid-fire game with Marianne.

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    Learn More About the Nate & Jeremiah Home Project: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/the-nate-and-jeremiah-home-project

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  • Crafty experts share their Halloween obsessions, favorite crafts, and why they love Halloween trees. The Crafty Lumberjacks, Dennis and Andrew, join host Marianne Canada to talk about their love of all things Halloween and how their mutual love of musical theatre inspires them to completely style their New York apartment for the creepy occasion. They give their best tips for having a Halloween party, why they always include a craft and their go-to festive cocktails. Andrew and Dennis share the inspiration behind their crafty ideas and where they come up with their best concepts before sharing some fun couples’ costume ideas. Then, Jennifer Perkins chats about her infamous Halloween trees and why they got shade from Andy Cohen. Jen talks about how her Halloween obsession started and where she sources and stores her decor. Jennifer reveals her favorite non-candy alternatives and fall traditions with her family.

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    Watch The HGTV Handmade Haunted Hotel Home Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9odvTOfYTUQ

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    Watch The HGTV Handmade Haunted Halloween Home Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAQk6i4wuRU&list=PLPBX4CwI7bw8pCAMyZmEGttNqNsfdJosI&index=26

  • Tarek El Moussa and Heather Rae Young talk about the new season of Flipping 101 and reveal why they scrapped their wedding plans and started over. Tarek shares the most common mistakes he sees with rookie home flippers and his number one piece of advice for getting started in real estate. He talks about pitching Flip or Flop at just 29 years old with his first home and the key people you need on your team to be a successful home flipper. Heather shares what it’s really like to be a real estate agent and the design trends that are selling right now. The couple shares why they decided to completely start over with their wedding plans and if Tarek shows up on season four of Selling Sunset before playing a romantic rapid fire game.

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    Learn More About Flipping 101: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/flipping-101-with-tarek-el-moussa

  • The stars of Curb Appeal Xtreme give expert advice for updating your home’s exterior spaces. John Gidding chats with host Marianne Canada about his architectural approach to transforming homes and the exterior home colors he loves. He shares some approachable weekend projects for this fall and why you should prioritize creating an outdoor living space. John talks about his favorite budget-friendly and investment-worthy curb appeal projects and why he wants to make trees the next big landscaping trend before a curb appeal rapid fire round. Carpenter Rachel Taylor then gives her top tips for building and properly storing outdoor furniture and her favorite low-cost, high-impact outdoor living space updates. Rachel also reveals her favorite ways to disguise unsightly home elements.

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  • Comedian and artist Phoebe Robinson talks about her personal interior style journey and millennial homeownership. She reveals the celebrity-inspired aesthetic she aspires to and her go-to places to shop for furniture. Phoebe talks about how she has made the many apartments she has occupied feel like home, even when she was renting. She talks about her latest book, her passionate plea to not sit on your bed in your outside clothes, and a funny story involving her mother and Michelle Obama. Phoebe reveals how her HGTV obsession began, what it was like to have the Property Brothers teach her magic tricks, and who she would bestow a home renovation to if she were on Celebrity IOU. Then, Marianne flips the script on Phoebe and asks her three big questions. Patti Wagner, former product designer and host of the new IGTV show, Rentfluencer, joins Marianne to give her top tips for updating your rental without losing your security deposit and how to approach your landlord to propose making changes to your space.

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    Learn More About Rentfluencer: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/rentfluencer

  • Host of Help! I Wrecked My House, Jasmine Roth, reveals the DIY disasters she encounters on the show and what you should never DIY. Jasmine shares her best advice for planning your own home projects and her advice if you’re overwhelmed with home renovations. She gives her tips for giving builder-grade homes personality and the secret to her success on Rock the Block. Ursula Carmona then joins to talk about the number one reason she chooses to DIY her home projects and the first step she always takes when tackling a project. She reveals the top must-have items in her toolbox and her future DIY home plans.

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  • Editor-in-Chief of HGTV Magazine, Sara Peterson, shares her favorite memories in honor of the magazine’s 10th birthday. Sara shares what a day in her life is like as an EIC, how far in advance they plan issues, and how she and her team forecast upcoming interior design and commerce trends. Sara talks about the challenge of translating the network to print how she overcomes obstacles when she feels overwhelmed. She shares her favorite memories with the magazine since she launched it a decade ago and what it’s like to work with HGTV talent. Then, Sara and Marianne play a podcast version of HGTV’s popular column, “How Bad Is It?” before Sara gives her thoughts on monochromatic color schemes. Professional photographer Allie Provost reveals her top tips for the perfect photo and how to coordinate color and patterns tastefully before giving her advice on capturing high quality photos with your phone.

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    Watch Allie’s HGTV Handmade Home Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ue0B3SOUbw&t=651s

  • The queens of Fall, Elsie and Emma from A Beautiful Mess podcast, convince our host to get into the fall spirit this year. Elsie and Emma share their favorite fall traditions and the fall bucket list they make for their family every year. They talk about the festive and cozy transitions they make in their home for the fall season and the budget-friendly fall decor they love both inside and outside of their homes. Elsie and Emma share the delicious fall treats they love to bake before a fall-themed rapid fire round and their thoughts on pumpkin spice. Fragrance expert and founder of Harlem Candle Company, Teri Johnson, gives her top tips for candle care and creating long-lasting home fragrance with your fall scented candles.

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  • Mean Girls actor and artist Rajiv Surendra talks about the art of learning a skill and surrounding yourself with craftsmanship. Rajiv chats with host Marianne Canada about how his fascination with pioneers at an early age has evolved into his admiration for craftsmanship as an adult. He talks about the difference between talent and skill, and what being a master of a craft really means. Rajiv talks about the collection of handmade items in his home and how a combination of the Marie Kondo method and patience has forced him to be surrounded by only items that bring him joy and nostalgia. He talks about the importance of living with purpose and intention in a fast-paced, digital world and not waiting to use the precious items that you have. Then, award-winning furniture and interior fabricator Jason Pickens talks about growing up in a furniture-making family, and how it taught him to appreciate process and slow craftsmanship. He talks about the value of bespoke furniture and how to source unique, handmade furniture for yourself.

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    Watch Rajiv Surendra’s Home Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Uo2nomf4I0&t=43s

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    Learn More About Talkin’ Shop: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/home-town/talkin--shop

  • Stars of the new series Cheap Old Houses talk about what inspired the creation of their viral Instagram account. Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein join host Marianne Canada to talk about their obsession with historic homes and how they hunt for cheap old houses that are all on the market for under $150,000. The couple talks about how their show dives even deeper into their affection for old homes and advocacy for slow, intentional restoration that stays true to the home’s character. Daniel Kanter, self-proclaimed serial renovator gets honest about his journey renovating an 1865 Greek revival house, the ups and downs of committing to a historic home, and his number one piece of advice for someone who is considering purchasing an old home.

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    Check out Daniel’s Blog: https://manhattan-nest.com/

  • Annie Sloan, the creator of Chalk Paint®, shares her story plus experts on their favorite budget-friendly paint projects. This week on HGTV Obsessed, it’s all about paint! The iconic Annie Sloan chats with host Marianne Canada all about why she invented Chalk Paint® over thirty years ago and how it has become a mainstay in the home improvement space that is often imitated, but never duplicated. Annie talks about the inspiration behind her paint colors and all of the different ways her paint can be used. She shares her key to staying inspired and playful in her everyday life and how to make the time for creative pursuits at any age. Kristin Luna, founder of the non-profit Do More Art, joins the podcast to talk about how paint can transform and uplift communities and how you can campaign for an art mural in your own city or neighborhood. Host of the Affordable Interior Design podcast, Betsy Helmuth, shares her favorite, budget-friendly ways to use paint to update a space and the paint color she’s in love with at the moment. She also shares the proper way to sample paint in a space and solve your paint paralysis.

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  • This week, Marianne Canada chats with paradise power couple Sarah and Bryan Baeumler of Renovation Island. The couple talks about persevering, learning from failure, and resilience through their journey renovating a resort in the Bahamas. They talk about how a normal vacation in the Bahamas evolved into leaving their life in Canada and moving their family to the Bahamas to bring a neglected resort back to life. Sarah and Bryan share the unique challenges of renovating and designing in a remote location and how it impacts their decision making. The couple shares the experience of having to close their resort just six weeks after their grand opening due to the COVID-19 pandemic and how to budget and prepare for the unexpected. Charissa Thompson, sports broadcaster and founder of new design studio House and Home, talks about the benefits of virtual design services, how they work, and how to know if they are the right fit for your needs. She shares her everyday sources for design inspiration before talking about her friendship with Erin Andrews and their own podcast, Calm Down.

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    Learn More About House & Home: https://www.houseandhome.design/

    Listen to the Calm Down Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/id1548527210

  • Hilton Carter shares his journey from first houseplant to becoming a household name and experts share pro plant advice. This week on HGTV Obsessed, Marianne chats with the patron saint of houseplants, Hilton Carter, about his latest projects. He shares the experience of collaborating with Target on a collection and gives an overview of his new Magnolia Workshop series focused on plant knowledge and care. Hilton talks about the latest book in his trilogy, Wild Creations, and his personal favorite projects. Marianne and Hilton have a long discussion about how plant care has taught him to be intentional in his relationships and have prepared him for parenthood before giving his thoughts on what plants deserve the spotlight this year. Host of Bloom and Grow Radio, Maria Failla, reveals how she developed the four plant personalities and how you can find out yours. Maria shares the most common issues she sees with houseplants and her remedies for them. Boutique plant shop owner, Jade Adams, talks about the hottest plants at her shop and her favorite tropical plants to create a jungle-like feel in your space.

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  • HGTV stars Taniya Nayak and Mina Starsiak-Hawk talk with Marianne Canada and Loren Ruch, Group Senior Vice President of Development and Production for HGTV, about the new HGTV summer series, Battle on the Beach. Taniya Nayak shares her experience being a mentor on the show and how she approached coaching a team of flippers to renovate a beachfront home. Mina Starsiak-Hawk of Good Bones talks about her experience being a judge on the show and what her dream film trailer situation would be. Plus - a fun round of rapid fire questions with Loren and the strangest HGTV show pitch he has ever gotten.

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    Learn More About Battle on the Beach: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/battle-on-the-beach

  • The Property Brothers talk all about their new show, Celebrity IOU. Jonathan and Drew Scott talk about how the show came to be and why it’s impossible to watch without shedding a tear (including how hard the Kardashians worked while on the show). The Brothers talk about the wish list of celebrities they’d like to have on the show and share their thoughts on being celebrities themselves, including their first time getting recognized in public and how many thirsty tweets they get. Then, they share what it’s like working with your partner and how they make time to separate business from pleasure. Finally, they give their hot take on mirror image design.

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  • Breegan Jane, interior designer and host of The House My Wedding Bought, talks about how she guides couples making the financial decision between throwing a big wedding or buying a starter home (and sometimes has to act as a couples therapist). Then, HGTV Editor (and former florist) Chelsea Faulkner gives advice on how to save on your wedding flowers, when to DIY them, and when to leave it to the professionals (and shares her own wedding flower horror story). Finally, award-winning hair and makeup artist Claire Balest gives her best tips on how to work with your beauty team and her favorite piece of advice for feeling your best on your wedding day.

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  • Cas Aarssen and Wendell Holland, hosts of Hot Mess House, share their favorite tips for getting a handle on household clutter. Cas talks about how to find the unique organizing style that works for you and Wendell shares ingenious furniture and storage solutions that can help streamline a cluttered space without having to buy out The Container Store. Then, host of The Sustainable Minimalists Podcast, Stephanie Sefarian, gives her thoughts on how to declutter with an eye toward sustainability, and how to avoid excess consumerism. Finally, the Tidy Dad himself, Tyler Moore, shares his story living with his family of four in a 700 square-foot apartment and how he not only decluttered his space, but his entire life, to live with “just enough.”

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  • Interior designer David Bromstad shares how he celebrates Pride and expresses his authentic self in design, both on- and off-camera. Marianne sits down for a candid conversation with interior designer and host of My Lottery Dream Home, David Bromstad. David talks about his journey from a midwestern boy with dreams of being a Disney animator to his first time competing on Design Star. He reveals the pivotal moment a fellow competitor gave him the courage to be his true, honest self—and how he continues to carry that attitude today. He shares some hard moments and his advice to anyone struggling to find their voice. David talks about the stories behind his many tattoos, his love for the city of Orlando, and what his ideal world looks like.

    Please note that there is a brief mention of suicidal ideation from 25:11 to 25:24. Listener discretion is advised.

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  • Expert advice on rental properties, the daybed design that went viral, and the best vacation destinations for design lovers. This week on HGTV Obsessed, host Marianne Canada talks with Scott McGillivray, real estate investor and host of Vacation House Rules. Scott gives valuable advice to homeowners who want to invest in rental property, and shares his thoughts on the real estate market today. And designer Angelique Velez shares how she fell into furniture design by accident, and the process of creating her Balinese inspired home in Los Angeles.

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