Marlene decorated the interior of her home but the backyard is both an eyesore and a reminder of her unrealized childhood dream. She is caught off guard when Anthony and John barrel into her yard and completely rip out her patio.
Sarah and Joe took on a DIY project that is way over their heads. After successfully gutting their newly purchased home, Sarah and Joe are left shell-shocked and need help. They call in the Cousins to rescue what remains of their house.
James wants to give his parents the surprise of their lives. While they are away, the Cousins are sneaking in to renovate their home, giving them an open kitchen, and a new backyard with a koi pond and greenhouse.
Anthony and John fly to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico . It's a family job but in addition to the tight time frame, they don't speak the language, can't access their usual construction crews and could be easily distracted by this paradise.
When Cheryl and Mike discovered a rotted foundation they called in Cousins, Anthony and John, to rescue them from their dire situation. Mike and Cheryl's foundation inspired an extension to fit the whole family.
Nicholas wants a place to operate his foundation from home. He is overjoyed when he comes home to the cousins in his basement. They know it's important to mix work and play and build a multi functional space with modular furniture.
Anthony and John's shore house they spent their summers in was damaged during Super Storm Sandy. Anthony and John vow to surprise Anthony's parents even after if proves difficult and revive the home to a better version of its former glory.
Khloe Kardashian Odom and Lamar Odom love their LA home. But they do have one room that they've never liked and rarely use. So while Lamar is away, Khloe brings in the Cousins to transform the space into a state-of-the-art theater.
Laura and her brother Joe moved constantly and now that she and her husband Raj have a house of their own, they want to renovate the basement for Joe who's been couch-surfing since he returned from years of overseas military assignments.
Tara and Darren need a place to relax and escape from the stresses of the day. Darren commutes to Manhattan daily and Tara works from home. So when Darren is at work, Tara calls in the Cousins to transform the space.
Ellen DeGeneres and the Cousins have a big surprise for a New Jersey couple who were affected by Hurricane Sandy. They only have five days to get the job done before they reveal the new home to the couple on The Ellen Show.
Aaron contacted the Cousins for help in surprising his parents, who endured his long, challenging battle with cancer. John and Anthony work overtime, pouring their hearts into two meaningful surprise renovations in just one week.