About Designing Spaces

“Love Where You Live, Work and Play”

Designing Spaces on LifetimeDesigning Spaces™ is the signature women-focused home improvement show that travels all over the country remodeling, redesigning and redefining the spaces we call home.

The show brings viewers innovative home remodeling, home decorating, and home design ideas, do-it-yourself projects, and step-by-step transformations to inspire women everywhere to take on their home improvement challenges and decorating dilemmas. The mission of Designing Spaces is to make every space count and offer trusted solutions so viewers will love where they live, work and play.

In its 10th season, the show continues to tackle topics from shopping for a home to improving every space in our homes….inside and outside…from floor to ceiling…all with wall to wall style!

The Designing Spaces “Family of Spaces” television shows include: Think Green™, Kids Spaces™, Pets Spaces™, Holiday Spaces™, and Spaces of Hope™ which all provide great entertainment and solution-driven programming for every member for the family.

Designing Spaces airs on the Lifetime® Channel on Thursdays, and Fridays at 7:30 am (ET/PT).

Great Indoor Innovations

Great Indoor Innovations

Upgrade the inside of your house with these indoor innovations – All homeowners want their houses to be in good shape and up to date. Today on Designing Spaces we take on three subjects that all contribute to feeling better about a fresh indoor innovation. First, we address the issue of peace of mind and security with an affordable remote security and home management system coupled with 24 hour home security monitoring. Other topics include: a master bedroom makeover, complete with DIY design tips, and suggestions on how to stay within budget; then, we continue in our DIY mode to make


Tips for Becoming a Successful Homeowner

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

The Wells Fargo PriorityBuyer® program helps you before you go home shopping – John and Sally have a great life.  They’re thinking about leaving their one-bedroom apartment and buying a home. Designing Spaces sends them to meet with Wells Fargo Mortgage Professional Joel Sarmiento to help them get on track to land a mortgage and buy their first house. Joel explains different types of mortgages, such as fixed rate and adjustable rate mortgages, what lenders are looking for in a buyer, and even touches on dealing with realtors. He introduces John and Sally to a number of tools that could


Discovering America: RV Lifestyle at Rancho Oso

Equity Lifestyle

Active Community Lifestyles: CA – Designing Spaces visits spectacular Rancho Oso RV Resort and Campground in California to check out the RV lifestyle and some authentic outdoor activities the whole family can enjoy. Correspondent Jeff Thisted meets Patrick Waite, VP of Operations, to get a guided tour of the many activities for people of all ages. Rancho Oso was once a working ranch, located 30 miles outside of Santa Barbara CA., but now it offers everything from RV hook-ups to teepees for anyone desirous of soaking up some of the great outdoors. Activities include horseback riding and camping, and access


Winterizing Your Pool

Closing Your Pool for the Season

HTH® Pool Care Shows Us How To Winterize Your Pool – The summer is done, the air is getting colder that means it’s time to close your pool for the winter.  Winterizing your pool helps protect it from freezing and helps keep the water as clean as possible. Designing Spaces sends Paul Gillio from HTH® Pool Care over to Betsy’s house to show her how to do it herself. Paul explains when is the best time and provides Betsy with a list of the basic supplies she will need. HTH® 6-Way Test Strips, HTH® Super Select shock treatment, HTH® Algae Guard 3X,


Energy Efficient Sunrise Windows & Doors: The Difference is Clear

Sunrise Windows & Doors: The Difference is Clear

Energy Efficient Windows and Doors –  It’s a window makeover in Toledo Ohio as Joe Guarino, President and CEO of Sunrise Window, Ltd. guides us through the process of replacing old-style windows with new, energy efficient windows, specifically custom vinyl replacement windows. At the house in Ohio, Joe points out how the old windows were wood framed, and were rotting out. The replacements are from the premium Restorations® line of vinyl windows. The finishing touch will be Madera™, a pre-finished hardwood interior trim. The full-frame replacements require removing both the old windows and their frames all the way back to


Answering The Myths About Life Insurance

Sagicor Life Insurance

Answering The Myths About Life Insurance with Terry Schuster of Sagicor Life Insurance – What does life insurance really provide? Who needs it? Do I need it? To learn more, and get answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding life insurance, Designing Spaces got with Terry Schuster, Chief Agency Manager for the Sagicor Life Insurance Company, for a little one-on-one Q and A discussion to get some easy answers about life insurance. Terry explains the two basic types of life insurance and what each has to offer, along with investment opportunities and how families are provided protection. If you