DIY NETWORK ORDERS A SECOND SEASON OF 'BARGAIN MANSIONS'
New York [May 16, 2018] Home renovator Tamara Day will restore more Kansas City homes as DIY Network renews Bargain Mansions for a second season. The series follows Tamara as she purchases old mansions for a fraction of their worth, uncovers remarkable historic features hidden by years of neglect, and incorporates open floor plans and modern amenities that will attract buyers. The series' freshman run wrapped in December 2017 and helped boost DIY Network's ratings by an average of 29% during its timeslots on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. The new 14-episode season is slated to premiere in November.
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Currently in more than 54 million U.S. households, DIY Network is the go-to destination for wall-breaking, roof-ripping, house-hauling, yard-crashing series. The network's award-winning website, DIYNetwork.com, consistently ranks among America's top home and garden destinations for entertaining videos, home improvement advice and step-by-step instructions. Fans can interact with other home improvement enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. DIY Network is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life entertainment whose portfolio also includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.