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Fixer to Fabulous: An Awkward Historic House Transformed Into a Functional Dream Home

While there’s something to be said for a good surprise, homeowner Philip wasn’t exactly thrilled when his wife, Elly, made an impulsive offer on an historic home – before he’d ever stepped foot inside it. Once the couple and their young son moved in, issues with the more-than-100-year-old home’s odd layout and old-fashioned design seemed even more insurmountable – until Dave and Jenny Marrs stepped in. By reworking the home’s flow and adding thoughtful touches, the Marrs transformed the old house into a dream home that both Elly and Philip could love.

Watch Fixer to Fabulous Wednesdays at 9PM e/p on HGTV Canada. Stream HGTV Canada anytime with the Global TV App and on STACKTV. HGTV Canada is available through all major TV service providers.

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