Tina Taus, Web Producer
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 11:05 AM EDT
Happy 2013! It’s a new year, new season, with a new winter schedule upon us. Here’s a look at what’s new or returning on HGTV Canada starting as of Wednesday, January 2nd:
House Hunters Renovation
Premieres January 2nd, 10pm ET|PT
In House Hunters Renovation, our buyers look for a new home that is anything but turnkey. Watch as buyers tour three potential homes and ultimately choose the one, then stay as they renovate and decorate, ultimately revealing their new space.
Premieres January 2nd, 9pm & 9:30pm ET|PT
Should you buy or rent a house? How do you find adequate kitchen appliances and furniture? What type of school will the kids go to? Before you pack your bags, see how others have tackled living abroad. Living Abroad picks up where House Hunters International leaves off, showing how Americans actually live in a foreign city.
Home Strange Home
Premieres January 7th, 10pm ET|PT
This is a sneak peek into some of the strangest, wackiest and most unusual homes across America! Experience unconventional spaces in some of the most beautiful and innovative homes in the country.
You Live in What?
Premieres January 4th, 9pm ET|PT
Meet gutsy visionaries who found beauty in dilapidated commercial spaces, turning them into wonderful one-of-a-kind homes.
Premieres January 10th, 9pm & 9:30pm ET
Warehouse Wonderland takes you inside the colourful world of the overstock business. At the Gordon Companies in Cheektowaga NY, Sarah, Nate and Dave Gordon jointly run the family business, and there’s clashing and camaraderie every step of the way.
Premieres January 3rd, 9pm & 9:30pm ET
Move This! is a fast-paced reality series that follows no-nonsense mover Lenny and his family as they perform minor miracles to ensure their customer’s satisfaction.
Massive Moves Season 2 Premieres January 6th at 10pm & 10:30pm ET|PT
Moving house is one of the most stressful experiences you can encounter - but can you imagine moving an entire house - fixtures, furniture, walls and roof intact, through a city, over a mountain or across an ocean! That’s the challenge faced by our teams of house movers in each half hour episode of the second season of Massive Moves.
Canada’s Handyman Challenge
Season 2 Premieres January 22nd at 10pm ET|PT
It’s back! Canada’s Handyman Challenge is hitting the road again for a second season on a nationwide search for the best all around handyman except this time there is a $25,000 prize up for grabs. Teaming up for the first time as judges are HGTV celebrities Scott McGillivray (Income Property), Bryan Baeumler (Leave It To Bryan) and Paul Lafrance (Decked Out) along with host Jennifer Robertson (Little Mosque on the Prairie, Mr. D). This all-star team of judges will travel to Vancouver, Halifax and Toronto to hold live auditions and recruit talented hopefuls. The ultimate handyman Mike Holmes (Holmes Makes It Right) will weigh in on who will be crowned the winner and be awarded a $25,000 cash prize.
Season 7, Premieres January 31st at 9pm ET|PT
The new season of Income Property has exploded into a house hunt and renovation series. This new season features expanded one hour episodes, with the addition of a three-house real estate story. Every episode delivers an incredible reveal and a financial transformation that feels like a lottery win, showcasing Scott McGillivray as a triple threat expert in real estate, renovation, and finance.
More Returning Series
Million Dollar Rooms - Season 2 Premieres January 4th at 10pm & 10:30pm ET
Property Virgins - Season 9 premieres January 7th at 9pm & 9:30pm ET
House Hunters International - starting January 2nd at 7pm & 7:30pm ET
Leave it to Bryan - starting February 7th at 10pm & 10:30pm ET
Holmes Makes it Right - starting March 26th at 9pm ET
So be sure to set your reminders! What shows are you excited to watch?