Year 4 of HGTV’s strike renovation display ‘Bargain Mansions’ is again with a 2nd episode and host Tamara Day and dad Ward Schraeder are completely ready for a different problem. The father-daughter renovators hit the street to arrive at a 1984 contemporary home with 3,600 square ft that Tamara bought for $220,000. 

The house was centrally found in Kansas Town where the host is dependent out of. One particular of the highlights of the property according to Tamara was the zen yard. “You can vibe seriously great here,” she defined to her father as Ward sits in a meditative place. She advised her dad she needed to renovate the home with Asian factors that she enjoys and give the home a “burnt cedar wood” complete or the “shou sugi ban” outcome. 

For Section 1 of the renovation, Tamara needed to shell out not much more than  $45,000 to renovate the sitting room, kitchen area, residing room and the outside the house. For the sitting room, she preferred to make an open up storage cupboard with a nook in the middle of it which would be a good area to sit and study as it overlooks a wonderful view. The place would be up-to-date with fashionable lights and a eating spot. For the kitchen region, Tamara determined to eliminate the hardwood countertops of the kitchen islands and provide it to the very same degree and substitute it with soft white tiles. She painted the walls sage environmentally friendly to match the eco-friendly cupboards, eradicated the wall cupboards that ended up too significant and manufactured the area look cluttered and replaced it with open up floating cabinets. 

With eight weeks in hand, Tamara and her team get started operating on the zen garden. She arranged a custom made drinking water fountain for the backyard produced of flex stones, she bought the outside of the house painted in dim brass undertones. With an presently existent Buddha statue and a wooden seat and get rid of for meditation, the exterior of the dwelling was all set. Tamara wanted to have aspects of shou sugi ban on the outside and in the entryway to marry the exterior to the within in a way that presents off the Asian aesthetic all in excess of the property.

Inside the dwelling area, Tamara redid the fireplace and adorned it with white colour themed furnishings with vibrant detailing and fashionable lighting to brighten up the room. The exterior turned out the way she had anticipated. 

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