DIY NETWORK RENEWS FAN FAVORITE SERIES 'HOLMES & HOLMES' FOR THIRD SEASON
New York [March 11, 2019] DIY Network has picked up a third season of its standout series Holmes & Holmes, starring professional contractor Mike Holmes and his son, home renovation expert Mike Jr. Season two garnered ratings that were 136 percent higher than the net's overall prime average and grew nearly 30 percent over its freshman run. Holmes & Holmes showcases the father/son duo as they rescue homeowners from shoddy renovations and do-it-yourself projects gone wrong. The new 12-episode season is slated to air in late summer 2019.
"Viewers love watching Mike and Mike Jr. because of their candor and authenticity," said Betsy Ayala, senior vice president, programming and development, HGTV and DIY Network. "This dynamic pair has a genuine desire to use their construction knowledge to help and empower people."
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