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).

Mortgage Bankers Association

Mortgage Bankers Association

Keith and Courtney Williams are first time homeowners who recently got a mortgage for their home with Mortgage Bankers Association. They explain to Designing Spaces how their experience with their lender was extremely positive. The loan officer communicated with the couple regularly, and they were able to close 30 days after putting in their offer for their home. Additionally, President and CEO of Mortgage Bankers Association, David Stevens, gives tips on how to make the process of buying a home easier. He recommends preparing documents that can verify income, assets, and credit history. The Mortgage Bankers Association works with thousands

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Choosing The Right Roofing Contractor

Choosing The Right Roofing Contractor

Bill Mabry from Owens Corning Roofing tells Designing Spaces why finding a contractor for roof repairs and installations is so important. He states that even the best roof will not work effectively if it is not installed properly. Homeowners should take their time in selecting and getting to know the contractors they’re considering for their roofing job. Bill lists standards that homeowners should abide by when selecting a contractor. He states that the homeowners should make sure the roofing contractor has all necessary state licenses and accreditations, references and a good work history, is insured, and can explain all of

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Hot Tubs for Home Use

Hot Tubs for Home Use

A hot tub in the backyard is more than an investment in your home and family. It’s also an investment in your health. Designing Spaces meets with Richard Gottwald, the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals.  He describes how hot tubs can relieve aches and pains such as back pain, knee pain, high blood pressure, and can also help with diabetes. Maurizio Vozza, President and CEO of Nordic Hot Tubs, defines hydrotherapy and its benefits. Nordic Hot Tubs use the Dual Therapy System (DTS) to combine variable water jets with whirlpool therapy to

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Federal Housing Administration Veteran’s Programs

Federal Housing Administration Veteran's Programs

Kim Dybvad, a Home Loan Officer from PrimeLending, defines two types of loans: Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans, and Veteran’s Administration (VA) loans. She talks about the role mortgage insurance plays in FHA mortgages and the benefits for First Time Home Buyers. She also discusses benefits, down payment requirements, and federally insured programs for veterans. PrimeLending is a mortgage-only expert, focusing solely on home loans. PrimeLending offers borrowers personalized guidance and provides timely communication and loan status updates. At PrimeLending you get step-by-step guidance from your loan officer with an honest approach to home financing. You can learn more at

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The Importance of Balanced Attic Ventilation

The Importance of Balanced Attic Ventilation

Many homeowners overlook the importance of proper ventilation when constructing a roof or overseeing a roof repair. Brian Ray from Owens Corning Roofing explains the ABC’s of Ventilation: Ample ventilation, Balance of cool, dry air intake with stale moist exhaust, and Control of the air leakage into the attic from the conditioned living space below. He gives tips on how to check for an adequate ventilation system, and explains how rust or abnormal heat in the attic can be indicators of poor ventilation and poor indoor air quality. Additionally, he defines ice damming and the potential effects it can have

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