After nearly four months of conducting major renovations throughout the small town of Fort Morgan, Colorado, HGTV‘s exhausted crews and talent have packed up their gear and wrapped filming the second season of “Home Town Takeover.”

Featuring network stars Ben and Erin Napier of “Home Town” and Dave and Jenny Marrs of “Fixer to Fabulous,” it was such a huge undertaking that Jenny recently admitted on social media that filming the show “felt impossible at times.” And she’s not the only one who felt that way…

‘Home Town Takeover’ Wraps Filming in Fort Morgan, Colorado

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When the Napiers filmed the first season of “Home Town Takeover” in Wetumpka, Alabama, they realized what a huge commitment it was to transform a town that was hours away from their home in Laurel, Mississippi, even with the help of local residents and construction crews. So when HGTV asked them to do a second season in Fort Morgan, Colorado, they knew it would be too much to handle themselves, especially now that they have two young daughters.

They recruited the Marrs to help, who have five kids of their own. In an Instagram post on November 11, 2022, Jenny celebrated the end of filming, saying it’s been really hard but very rewarding.

“Feeling so immensely grateful to have been a part of this experience,” she wrote. “We worked alongside the most amazing and dedicated crew here in Fort Morgan over the past four months to pull of 18 renovations (while still working on dozens of projects back home for Fixer to Fabulous). It felt impossible at times but we did it! It absolutely takes a village and we have loved being a part of this one. We are going to miss these amazing people SO MUCH!”

The Napiers and Marrs surprised the town’s residents in late July 2022 when they appeared on Main Street to announce Fort Morgan had been chosen as the site of HGTV’s next huge makeover. The two couples then divided up the 18 projects, including renovations of homes, businesses, and community spaces, and also relied on some other well-known HGTV personalities for help.

HGTV hired many local construction crews, artisans, and designers to help with all of the projects, plus “Rock the Block” host Ty Pennington helped makeover a local family’s ice …read more



‘Felt Impossible’: HGTV Hosts Relieved as Filming Wraps on ‘Home Town Takeover’

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