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).

Enjoy the Beauty of the Outdoors in the Comfort of a Sunroom

Enjoy the Beauty of the Outdoors in the Comfort of a Sunroom

Outdoor living is a lifestyle choice many of us enjoy. Designing Spaces has a solution for how to experience outdoor living year ‘round. We meet with Peggy Kory, President of Sunspace of Greater St. Louis at a home in the suburbs to see how no matter where you live you can enjoy an outdoor lifestyle 9 months out of the year. The homeowner Karen explains how they got interested in having a sunroom in the first place, and how it has changed the family lifestyle enjoying the bright new space, a Sunspace Three Season Room. Peggy gives important pointers for

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Educating Consumers on the Mortgage Lending Process

Educating Consumers on the Mortgage Lending Process

For many, owning a home is still the American Dream. For first time buyers, it is an important step in their lives, but understanding how mortgages work, and knowing the pitfalls to avoid, all add up to a daunting task for first-timers. Debi Marie sits down with one couple out to buy their first home, and introduces them to Geno McEwen with North American Savings Bank to answer questions and offer the guidance needed to become homeowners. Geno explains how to get started in the process of obtaining a loan, as well as covering some of the different kinds of

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Discover the Efficiency of Amana

Amana Heating & Cooling Systems

Debi Marie meets up with Jim Fisher, Product Manager from Amana Heating and Cooling Systems to catch up on the latest in energy-efficient and cost effective heating and air conditioning systems. We also learn from an Amana dealer and the owner of the home Debi and Jim are visiting some of the signs that it is time to up-date an HVAC system. We also discover that the newer systems are not only more environmentally friendly, they operate more quietly. Of course, the greater efficiency leads to lowering utility bills. Jim also shows how easy it is to use the programmable

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Fight Algae And Enjoy Clear Pool Water

Clorox™ Pool&Spa™ Brand

A green swimming pool is caused by Green Algae, the most common type of algae to plague pool owners. Other pool problems are Mustard Algae—it looks like yellowish or brownish slime on the sides and bottom. A little rarer is Black Algae, but it is the toughest to eliminate. They will coat the wall, and require scrubbing with a brush to remove their outer protective layer. One of the most common ways algae may be introduced to your pool is through the landscaping. Beautiful, lush landscaping close to the pool will create conditions for algae to take a foothold. You

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Purchasing Your First Home

Purchasing Your First Home

How long have you been paying rent or living with your parents or roommates?  Probably longer than you’d like!  Designing Spaces knows that you’d much rather have a home you can call your own.  So we called in professionals from Citibank to show us how first time home buyers can make their dream of owning their home a reality. There are a number of misconceptions surrounding first time home ownership, such as that it’s too hard, you need a big down payment, or that you need perfect credit. The professionals from Citibank explain the different types of mortgages and the

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Creating Curb Appeal with Amarr Garage Doors

Selecting a new garage door that is right for you.

Curb Appeal with Amarr Garage Doors As part of our Military Makeover, Robert Keefe and his family are getting a brand new garage door! Joining Art Edmonds is Greg Ferris, South Region Sales Manager for Entrematic, to teach us about garage doors. Greg points out how newer designs have several attributes beyond improving the exterior appearance of a house. Safety and quality has improved over the years, so a new door will provide those added benefits, such as working better as part of a home’s energy envelope. It’s important for a homeowner to look at the options that fit their

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