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Father-daughter duo Ward Schraeder and Tamara Day are in their third season of "Bargain Mansions."

As pandemic-era renovation projects proliferate, the father-daughter team from HGTV's 'Bargain Mansions' offers advice on tackling do-it-yourself projects.

"Bargain Mansions" may be the only home renovation program focused on Kansas City, due in no small part to the work of Tamara May and her co-host dad, Ward Schraeder. Now in their third season, the two shared their story and answered audience questions about home renovation projects.

  • Tamara Day, co-host of HGTV’s "Bargain Mansions"
  • Ward Schraeder, co-host of "Bargain Mansions"
Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.
Mackenzie Martin is an associate producer at KCUR. Reach out to her at or on Twitter @_macmartin.