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Do you have a room or space in your home that's bursting with clutter? Have you forgotten what's in there? Could that room or space be put to much better use?

Do you have a room or space in your home that's bursting with clutter? Have you forgotten what's in there? Could that room or space be put to much better use?

Then our team could be the answer to your problems! We'll clear out that cluttered and unusable space and convert it into the room you've always dreamed of.

We are looking for people who:

Own their home (or cabin/cottage) in the GTA, Montreal or Vancouver areas.

Have a jampacked and cluttered space that needs clearing out and renovating.

Are outgoing and want to be on TV. 

 

You will receive:

De-cluttering and an amazing renovation of that room.

 

If you're interested, please send an email to casting@greatpacifictv.com and tell us a bit about yourself, your home, and the cluttered space. Please include photos of the space and of yourself.

Need Something Custom Built? Decked Out’s Paul Lafrance is bringing his one-of-a-kind ideas indoors!

Need Something Custom Built? Decked Out’s Paul Lafrance is bringing his one-of-a-kind ideas indoors!

Got an “inside project” that needs more than a cookie-cutter solution?  Paul Lafrance is ready to take on any household project, big or small, on HGTV’s new show Custom Built!

Paul is looking for people who want a solution that reflects their unique personality. Whether it’s a single tricked-out table or the rock star renovation of an entire room, Paul can help – adding his own unique creative twist to make your project truly one-of-a-kind!

We’re looking for homeowners in the Greater Toronto Area who:
•Have a unique and exciting project to complete – big or small
•Can afford at least $1000 for a smaller custom piece (like a table or hutch)
•Can contribute a minimum of $15,000 for a major space renovation
•Have an interesting background or story to tell
•Can take a few days off work for larger projects
•For major renos, can find alternate accommodations for the last few days of the project
•Most importantly, have a positive attitude and great sense of humour!

Please email casting@architect-films.com with your location in the subject line and provide the following:

1.Your name(s) and address, and your home, work and cell phone numbers.
2.Photos of you.
3.Photos of the project or space.
4.Briefly describe the project and why you need Paul’s help.
5.What is your budget?
6.Tell us what makes you and your household unique!

Good luck – we can’t wait to hear from you!

Are You the Embarrassed Owner of a Disaster Deck? Decked Out’s Paul Lafrance is Looking for You!

Are You the Embarrassed Owner of a Disaster Deck? Decked Out’s Paul Lafrance is Looking for You!

Is your deck a DIY disaster? Decked Out’s expert deck designer Paul Lafrance wants you for Disaster Decks, a new series airing every Tuesday at 10pm on HGTV Canada! 

We’re looking for owners of decrepit decks to work alongside Paul and his team.  Together, we’ll transform your yard from awful to awesome!

We’re looking for people for our second season who have built or repaired their disaster deck and meet the following criteria:

• Live in Toronto, Markham, Pickering, Ajax, Whitby or Scarborough
• Deck surface needs replacing
• Have some building know-how
• Able to take a few days off to be on the show
• Willing to contribute between $4,000 and $10,000 to the build (we kick in the rest!)
• Deck footings must be in decent shape, and the “footprint” of your deck must remain the same
• Have a terrific attitude and a wicked sense of humour!

Do you need your deck pride restored?  Send an email to casting@architect-films.com with your city and suburb in the subject line, along with a paragraph about why your deck needs to be featured on the show.  Please also send pictures of your deck and your family.

We can’t wait to hear from you!


Casting Call for Disaster DIY!

Casting Call for Disaster DIY!

You’re not a contractor, but even you know that project was not done right! It’s your biggest shame. Behind that closed door is the bathroom that has been sitting unfinished for months. There are pizza boxes used as subfloor below the half installed laminate. You can’t deny it any longer. It’s time for you to blow the whistle on your well-intentioned Do-It-Yourself-er. You have a Disaster DIY!
 
To be eligible, homeowners must:
Reside within the GTA.
Be fun & extroverted people.
Be available for 4 full shoot days over the course of one month.
Not be an ACTRA member.
Problems in DIY room(s) must be visual and the work in the space must have been started already by the DIYer.
The show provides discounted renovations. Homeowners must be able to put in a minimum of $15,000.
 
Please email casting@sientertainment.ca (subject line – DDIY) with the following info:
1. Names, Address & Contact info (phone #s, emails) for both people. 
2. Briefly describe the DIY room(s) with all the work the DIYer has done him/herself.
3. Pictures of the space(s).
4. The budget you have to work with.

Mike's looking for something different as he starts Season 2 of Holmes Makes it Right.

Mike's looking for something different as he starts Season 2 of Holmes Makes it Right.

He wants situations he’s never dealt with in any of his previous shows—new and interesting projects that are unique and challenging.

The projects don't need to be big. They just need to have some special element that would captivate TV viewers, whether it’s the situation, the people involved, the story or the project itself.

• Projects in the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding regions, including Cambridge, Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo and Niagara
• Stories that redefine the meaning of "Make It Right"
• A portion of the repair costs to be covered by the homeowner

To submit your story or to nominate someone else, visit makeitright.ca/castingcall.

HGTV is looking for a new host!

HGTV is looking for a new host!

Are you an experienced all-round renovator/contractor? Do you keep clients and fellow workers in stitches while you get the job done? We're looking for an articulate and funny contractor to host a new HGTV renovation series.

If your construction experience and knowledge is matched by your wit and humour, email a photo and resume to: hostcasting@sientertainment.ca

Are you in the process of BUYING a new property? Are you planning to RENOVATE all or part of it into a rental unit?

Are you in the process of BUYING a new property? Are you planning to RENOVATE all or part of it into a rental unit?

For the past six seasons, INCOME PROPERTY has delivered efficient and cost-effective renovations. Based on host, Scott McGillivray's, real-life experience with rental properties, he helps homeowners get ahead by building rental units in homes. Scott and the team evaluate, plan, and execute renovations that provide long-term rental solutions for homeowners and property investors.

Whether it's your own home with a separate apartment in it, or a dedicated rental property, INCOME PROPERTY can help you create a safe, legal, attractive rental space – to find a great tenant, at a premium rent!

We're looking for dynamic, energetic, enthusiastic homeowners, who:

•Own a home, or are in the process of buying a property in the GTA
•Need help designing a functional, attractive, legal rental space
•Need help making the permitting, planning, and renovating happen
•Have a realistic budget for the renovation
•Would benefit from Scott's expertise, professional designers, and experienced construction professionals/trades
•Want an accelerated renovation timeline
•Have time to appear on-camera for 6 non-consecutive shoot days over one month.
Please note: To be eligible for consideration, your home must be located within the Greater Toronto Area in Canada.

For full details, and to download an application, please visit
www.incomepropertytelevision.com

Thank you for your interest in Income Property, and GOOD LUCK! 

ATTENTION…. All homeowners in need of a RENO!

ATTENTION…. All homeowners in need of a RENO!

Whether it's a leaky roof, an out-dated kitchen or a moldy basement, everyone has a room in their home that they wished could be brought back to life. But is your reno something you 'want' or something you 'need'?

Popular HGTV host Bryan Baeumler is looking for YOU to be in the next season of Leave it to Bryan! Armed with his expertise, a tool belt and sharp wit, you have to be prepared to sit back and let Bryan take the reigns of your renovation!

If you'd like Bryan to overhaul your room from dungeon to palace, here's the criteria ~ you MUST:

•Own your house & reside within the GTA or Oakville area
•Have THREE (minimum) or more possible renovations that you would be willing to renovate – We consider outdoor spaces too!
•The show provides discounted renovations. Homeowners must be able to put in a minimum of $15,000 +.
•Be fun & extroverted people willing to challenge Bryan to a verbal duel
•Be able to take several days off work to film the show
•Not an ACTRA member
•Have not been on another reality TV show

We're looking for an assortment of renovation-needy spaces desperate for a gut, and needing glory! Please fill out questionnaire below & take photos of each potential space. Apply at: casting@sientertainment.ca


1. Names, Address & Contact info (phone #s, emails) for both people.
2. Briefly describe the THREE ROOMS you want to renovate & why?
a) What do they look like now?
b) What do you want to do?
3. What's stopping you from going forward?
4. What's your budget you have to work with?

Apply ASAP to email above! Good luck!

When it comes to real estate, do you consider yourself a perfectionist buyer with high standards? We’re looking for some tough customers!

When it comes to real estate, do you consider yourself a perfectionist buyer with high standards? We’re looking for some tough customers!

Has your real estate search taken forever due to your high expectations? Are you proud to be picky and not afraid to push for what you want? Did you and your spouse/partner constantly disagree on what to buy before finding the perfect (or not-so-perfect) purchase? Has your must-have list changed every time you looked at a house? Do you feel you have viewed more homes than anyone else but survived to tell your story? If this is you or you are an agent who has finally closed a deal for a particularly discerning client, we want to hear from you!

 

Qualified buyers must be:
  • Couples/families purchasing in the Greater Toronto Area, including Barrie, Innisfil, Collingwood areas.
  • Have a deadline to purchase (or upcoming closing date) in the next 30 - 60 days.
  • Fun, opinionated, and not afraid to speak your minds.  
Email: casting@summerhill.tv and tell us why you are the pickiest buyer – and rightfully so! 

How would you like to be given $10,000 to decorate someone else's home?

How would you like to be given $10,000 to decorate someone else's home?

A new HGTV series is looking for outgoing, opinionated, and adventurous families who want to spend a couple days giving someone else's home a total makeover.

In exchange, your own home will receive some decorative TLC.

If this sounds like something you and your fabulous family would like to take part in, we want to hear from you!

Please send the following info to: houseswap@propertelevision.com
•Name and contact info
•How many children are in your family?
•How old are they?
•What do you love about your home?
•What do you hate about your home?
•What makes you and your family unique?
•Please send a photo of you and your kids!

To be eligible, you must be willing to let another family temporarily decorate your home. How do you feel about this?

•Must live in Southern Ontario and have children aged 5 and up
•Must be willing to live in another home for a couple days

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