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 7:00 am (ET/PT).

Car Care for Women

Accessories for vehicle interiors

Designing Spaces’ Debi Marie takes a look at ways that women can better care for the vehicles they drive. To provide their expertise we meet two guys that know a lot about car care – Jeff De Leon and Peter Han from Kraco Enterprises. Jeff and Peter explain to Debi that Kraco has been around for about 60 years, and their product lines are now focused on floor mats, sun shades, seat covers and automotive air fresheners. Peter and Jeff help out two women drivers with completely different automotive lifestyles: a soccer Mom, and a sales person. Each finds that

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Clorox™ Pool&Spa™ Easy 1-2-3 Pool Care™

Benefits of Pool Shock

Melia has a problem. Her clear and clean swimming pool smells strongly of chlorine, and her young daughter will be taking swimming lessons soon. How can she eliminate the problem? Designing Spaces brought in Rebecca, New Products Manager for the Clorox Pool and Spa brand to show Melia some simple pool care tips. As part of a regular pool maintenance schedule, Rebecca explains the benefits of shocking the pool. After a quick trip to the store to buy the Clorox® Pool and Spa Easy 1-2-3 Pool Care™ Brand System, Multi-Use Smart Strips™ teamed up with the Clorox® Pool app, and

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Keeping Your Gutters Clean

Keeping Your Gutters Clean

Water management is the single most important item to consider when maintaining your home’s safety. Mold, mildew, and rot are all due to mismanaged water. Whether you’re tired of getting on the ladder and cleaning out the gutters, or if you would just rather spend time doing other things, have peace of mind knowing your gutters around your house will remain clear and functional, working 365/24/7 to protect you and your home, thanks to Gutter Helmet®. Designing Spaces goes to Alabaster, Alabama, where homeowner Robbie is having Gutter Helmet® gutter protectors installed on his home by a certified installer. Jeremy

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Exploring Myths About Water Softeners

The Truth About Water Softening

You’ve heard conflicting stories about water softeners, but don’t know what to believe. Truth be told, using a water softener where water enters the home is a viable and cost effective solution to eliminating hard water issues. Emily Arthurs from Morton Salt® sat down with Designing Spaces to shatter eight misconceptions about water softeners. The bottom line, your water softener is the only appliance in your household that will protect all other water using appliances. Also, household expenses are reduced because of more efficient operation of those appliances. For a true understanding of what a water softener could do for

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Making A Rental A Home

High Quality Single Family Rental Homes With Style

Making A Rental A Home with American Residential Properties that contribute to a quality lifestyle is a top priority for property providers. Designing Spaces visits a community in Atlanta, Georgia where rental homes are a part of the neighborhood, and families are enjoying the benefits of single family home life without the headaches of home ownership. Laurie A. Hawkes, President and CEO of American Residential Properties, Inc. and Ruthanne Hanlon, National Color and Design Consultant of PPG Paints, provide insights into how quality materials and design are a major part of the rental home experience. Quality paint (from PPG Paints),

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Maximizing Your Home Furnishing

Quality Furniture For Lower Prices

Anthony and Kate just got married and are moving into their first place together. They need furniture, but have a limited budget. Adam Howard from CORT Furniture Clearance Centers, gives Kate and Anthony a personalized tour of a Cort Furniture Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Here, they are able to shop for the furnishings they need. Because it is originally for corporate lease, it is built to CORT’s higher standards than other retailers, CORT requires that their furniture be built to higher specifications so it can handle being moved multiple times. Adam comments on the CORT Certified program and the five

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