DIY Network

Blog Cabin

Aug 13

House Crashers Takes You Inside

Don’t forget to tune in tonight to watch the first episode of Blog Cabin 2012, when Josh Temple and his crew make their mark on this spectacular midcoast Maine home. This morning, I invite you to watch a behind-the-scenes teaser that features exclusive details from Josh and show host Chris Grundy.

Take a peek!


  • Posted at 8:37 am on August 8, 2012
  • Permalink

124 Comments

  1. I would so love to win this dream come true and in an amazing place to have a awesome home built would so love it like crazy along with my family and service dog would have a spot of her own too run and enjoy : )
    <3<3<3

    LUCIE on August 13, 2012 at 5:07 pm
    • Ditto. My service dog is a Newfoundland and the DIY Dog House is Newfie-sized! My son predicts that the window seat in the living room will become the swankiest dog bed in Maine.

      Beachbriar on September 22, 2012 at 12:18 am
  2. Thank you Victoria for saving the Newel Posts, I was sad when it was stated that they were repurposing it instead to re using it. Thanks again Victoria, glad they listened to you.

    vicki_in_Utah on August 13, 2012 at 6:08 pm
  3. Wow !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What an amazing transformation. This house is absolutely BEAUTIFUL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The whole crew did such an Amazing Job on this house. It is my Favorite Blog Cabin. You can see all the GREAT Workmanship that went into this Home !!!!!!!!!!!!! And the Decor Is Fantastic !!!!!!!!!!!! Can't wait to tune into the Blog Cabin episodes. THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO PUT IN ALL THIER TIME & ENERGY, THIS ONE'S AWSOME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE IT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Terri on August 13, 2012 at 6:17 pm
  4. Sorry I do not like the book case in the front room. It is unfinished and cheap looking.

    Hawkweed on August 13, 2012 at 7:15 pm
    • Move it to the office, would look nice up there too.

      home_girl on August 13, 2012 at 7:51 pm
    • Thanks. That is a great ideal and would look much better in the office.:)

      Hawkweed on August 13, 2012 at 9:38 pm
    • agreed, would look right fit in in the office and would leave room for a sofa in the living room! nicer bookcases could cover that wall behind a sofa in the living room. Can still incorporate a little of the trim wall rusticity. But go ahead and move them to the office assuming there is a wall tall enough for them. They'd look great up there. you could even cut the bin part off and put it under the eaves as storage and seating in the office–i would bet they would hold hanging file folder frames for files and use the bookcase on a smaller wall too. Good luck!

      minitoni on September 12, 2012 at 12:30 pm
  5. I'm at a loss for words! I'm not usually taken with a property like this, although I've submitted entries for the blog cabin in previous years, and for past year's HGTV Dream Homes, too. What makes this home unique? This wonderful home renovation is inspired. The workmanship is superb; and I'm amazed by the attention to detail. All of the design elements honor the home's rich heritage, heart and spirit in a way that isn't often seen in a project like this. It seems like this was a labor of love for all those involved. Great job, everyone!

    Guest on August 13, 2012 at 7:28 pm
  6. I live in hampton ga. And I always watch the show but everytime I see your show I wonder why an opertunity like that never happens around here. I have the worst kitchen you could imagine and now my cabinets are starting to come off the wall. Me and my husband don’t really have the money to fix anything and I just wish that we could be on a show like this that would help us out so much. I know something that great could never happen for me but I can dream. Well I guess we will be able to fix everything up in about 5 to 10 years when we save up the money to get it done. I really like your show though but could you come to griffin ga or locus grove ga home depot. Anyways I guess my dream kitchen will continue to be a dream. But if you ever deside to come this way email me at sam198818@yahoo.com so we can have a chance to be on your show. Thank you

    Samantha on August 13, 2012 at 8:53 pm
  7. Love the house and property–beautiful! Any pictures of the waterfront available?

    zemma on August 13, 2012 at 10:06 pm
  8. Beautiful, just beautiful!
    I just love it all.
    Windee :)

    Thank You to everone who worked so hard to bring beauty back and beyond to this home and property!!!

    Windee :) on August 13, 2012 at 10:52 pm
  9. This is beautiful….I hope I win it! I have entered for other homes but this one is close to family and family could enjoy it! I love the work you guys have done. Looks like your having fun…I wouldn't even mind helping!

    Elizabeth Josin on August 14, 2012 at 4:30 am
  10. Love the house, excellent job by all involved. I especially love the lodge look in the guest bedroom, very understated.

    Eileen on August 14, 2012 at 5:32 am

Post a Comment

Advertisement

About

Blog Cabin is the groundbreaking multimedia experience based on a very simple idea: You Design It, We Build It, You Could Win It! This truly interactive series asks Internet users to vote on the design features for a real vacation getaway. Expert hosts from DIY Network series will be on hand to rebuild the 1920s lakeside house that will become a luxurious home for a lucky sweepstakes winner. Plus, a one-hour Blog Cabin special, hosted by tool expert Chris Grundy, will highlight the incredible transformation.
DIY Network on Facebook