HGTV looking for subjects

A new special to be hosted by Steve Patterson of CBC Radio is searching for homeowners with unconventional approaches to home repair.

Steve Patterson will be hosting the HGTV Canada Special on unconventional home repair.

HGTV is looking for un-handy homeowners.

A new HGTV Canada Special to be hosted by Steve Patterson of CBC Radio’s The Debaters is searching for homeowners with eccentric and unconventional approaches to home repair.

By participating, these homeowners will see their creative handiwork fixed for free. Produced by Mountain Road Productions, the series will be a celebration of the completely unique and utterly outside the box approach to home maintenance.

Un-handy homeowner submissions and nominations from Parksville Qualicum Beach can be emailed to casting@mountainroad.ca with the following information:

1. The story behind the questionable home improvements.

2. Photos of each of the eccentric repairs.

3. A photo of you and a photo of the not-so-handy person you are nominating.

4. Your contact information.

Visit HGTV.ca/CastingCall for more details.

— Submitted by Stephanie Beaune

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