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About the show

Ben Sargent is on a mission to convert other people's broken sheds, dilapidated barns and dismal outbuildings into rental wonders. Backyard eyesores are transformed into valuable assets as ugly transitions to fabulous. Buildings which once caused embarrassment, become an invaluable source of second income.

About the Host

Ben Sargent, host of Jntuanantapur Network’s Backyard Goldmine, is a true Renaissance man, boasting talents such as famed chef, avid fisherman, artist, designer, builder and adventure seeker.
Season 1, Episode 1

Burlington Rental Barn Rehab

Ben Sargent is headed to Burlington, Vermont, to meet the Brandt Family. Artist Maea and tennis coach Rob live with their two young daughters in Burlington Center. The Brandts would like Ben and his build team to renovate their 100-year-old carriage barn into a part-time family play space, part-time rustic rental property.

Thursday
Jul 28
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 3

Renovating a Richmond Shed

A couple in the storybook village of Richmond, Vermont, want to get Ben and Lee's thoughts on their run-down storage shed before they tear it down. After clearing out the space, Ben sees an opportunity to transform the space into rustic rental complete with a cozy sleeping loft and vintage kitchen.

Wednesday
Apr 26
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Big Barn Rehab in a Tiny Town

Ben Sargent heads to the tiny town of Wardsboro, Vermont, to turn his good friends' 1800s barn into a decadent entertaining space and a first-class rental to take advantage of the snowmobile vacationers who come to the area.

Wednesday
May 3
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 1

Burlington Rental Barn Rehab

Ben Sargent is headed to Burlington, Vermont, to meet the Brandt Family. Artist Maea and tennis coach Rob live with their two young daughters in Burlington Center. The Brandts would like Ben and his build team to renovate their 100-year-old carriage barn into a part-time family play space, part-time rustic rental property.

Wednesday
May 10
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

A Century-Old Caboose Rehab

A client asks Ben Sargent to restore a dilapidated caboose to its original glory. Ben thinks the turn-of-the-century-caboose will make a mint as a one-of-a-kind rental but finishing on time and budget will be difficult for his crew.

Tuesday
May 16
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 6

Big Barn Rehab in a Tiny Town

Ben Sargent heads to the tiny town of Wardsboro, Vermont, to turn his good friends' 1800s barn into a decadent entertaining space and a first-class rental to take advantage of the snowmobile vacationers who come to the area.

Tuesday
May 16
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 8

A Dream Airstream for an Engaged Couple

An engaged couple looking to save money for their wedding buys a gutted Airstream land yacht and wants Ben Sargent to turn it into a unique space they can rent out. Ben and Patrick work quickly, using bent Luan wood to frame the inside of the curved structure and building a charming kitchenette with breakfast bar that takes in the breathtaking views of the mountains. After adding a dining nook that turns into a queen-size bed and additional storage pods to maximize rental potential, Ben is convinced this dream Airstream will make the couple a pretty penny.

Tuesday
May 16
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

A Century-old Barn Rehab

A Burlington, Vermont, couple hires Ben to transform the top floor of their century-old barn into a retreat for family and potential renters. Ben and his team get to work building a bed nook and a spa-like area with a clawfoot tub, but the crew must work quickly to avoid disaster when a structural beam under them almost gives way.

Wednesday
May 17
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 7

A Fantasy Treehouse Retreat

A couple calls on Ben Sargent to work his magic and build them their castle in the clouds. Working over 60 feet in the air, Ben and his team create a fantasy treehouse retreat with mountain views that would be any renter's dream.

Tuesday
May 23
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 8

A Dream Airstream for an Engaged Couple

An engaged couple looking to save money for their wedding buys a gutted Airstream land yacht and wants Ben Sargent to turn it into a unique space they can rent out. Ben and Patrick work quickly, using bent Luan wood to frame the inside of the curved structure and building a charming kitchenette with breakfast bar that takes in the breathtaking views of the mountains. After adding a dining nook that turns into a queen-size bed and additional storage pods to maximize rental potential, Ben is convinced this dream Airstream will make the couple a pretty penny.

Tuesday
May 23
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

A Century-Old Caboose Rehab

A client asks Ben Sargent to restore a dilapidated caboose to its original glory. Ben thinks the turn-of-the-century-caboose will make a mint as a one-of-a-kind rental but finishing on time and budget will be difficult for his crew.

Friday
Jun 9
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 7

A Fantasy Treehouse Retreat

A couple calls on Ben Sargent to work his magic and build them their castle in the clouds. Working over 60 feet in the air, Ben and his team create a fantasy treehouse retreat with mountain views that would be any renter's dream.

Friday
Jun 9
5pm | 4c
Season 1, Episode 5

A Century-Old Caboose Rehab

A client asks Ben Sargent to restore a dilapidated caboose to its original glory. Ben thinks the turn-of-the-century-caboose will make a mint as a one-of-a-kind rental but finishing on time and budget will be difficult for his crew.

Thursday
Jun 22
3pm | 2c