NEW YORK —
DIY Network has greenlighted Big Beach Builds
, a new series that follows contractor and fifth-generation builder Marnie Oursler as she restores classic homes in the beachside community of Bethany Beach, Delaware. The 12 half-hour episodes feature Marnie as she builds on her family’s construction heritage to transform outdated beach houses into beautifully charming homes. The series is scheduled to premiere in 4Q16.ABOUT DIY NETWORK
Currently in more than 60 million U.S. households, DIY Network
is the go-to destination for wall-breaking, roof-ripping, house-hauling, yard-crashing series. The network’s award-winning website, DIYNetwork.com
, consistently ranks among America's top home and garden destinations for entertaining videos, home improvement advice and step-by-step instructions. Fans can interact with other home improvement enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers through Facebook
. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., DIY Network is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc., which also owns and operates HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.