A lot of planning, sketching and budgeting goes into every remodel you see on Brother Vs. Brother. This season, we wanted to give you an inside look into the contestants’ planning process. So, we armed each team with a set of HGTV notebooks. They filled them with shopping lists, design sketches, paint chips, diary entries and more.
Each week, we’ll share a few fun photos from the notebooks after the show. This week: Behind the scenes on Team Jonathan!
Team Jonathan won big in the last episode, leaving them feeling super-confident going into this week’s challenge. Here’s what Adi had to say on Day 1 of this week’s work:
After last week’s fireplace victory, Joe decided to take on two big construction projects: A kitchen island and a built-in bookcase. Here’s his pre-build sketch:
Melissa was in charge of the team’s budget, but she did a poor job dividing the money between the necessary projects, leaving the team to work with salvaged and second-hand materials to finish on time. After the end of the challenge, Peggy reflected on the budget snafu:
Come back next week for more behind-the-scenes peeks into the contestants’ notebooks. And see all the designs from last night’s episode here.