As a companion to our six-part, First Time Homeowner TV series—which begins airing on Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford starting February 13, 2012—our First Time Homeowner website contains useful articles, videos, show info, and a wealth of other resources to help you with the often confusing process of buying, repairing, and moving into a new home.

Danny Lipford with daughter Chelsea at her First Time Homeowner house.

Follow first time homeowner Chelsea Lipford—the daughter of Today’s Homeowner host Danny Lipford—through her personal blog and photo galleries as she searches for, purchases, and remodels her own home for the first time.

The series starts with Chelsea going through the home buying process and moving into her new home, followed by an exterior facelift with new siding and trim.

Next, we’ll tackle remodeling the dated kitchen and bathroom in the house. The series then concludes with landscaping the yard.

Along the way our First Time Homeowner series and website will provide tips and techniques to help you improve your home, whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned do-it-yourselfer!

Our First Time Homeowner website will include: articles, blog entries, home improvement videos, pictures, Homefront radio clips, a resource guide to the materials and products used, details about the TV series, and more.

We’ll be adding new content throughout the First Time Homeowner project, so be sure to check out First Time Homeowner site often at

Chelsea’s First Time Homeowner house before renovation.
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Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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