A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.
It’s an interior design and home makeover series, but the importance of family is a major theme.
Positive Role Models
Shea and Syd McGee are Mormon, but do not discuss their religion. Syd is the CEO of the businesses, but Shea is clearly the backbone of the whole enterprise. They put a lot of focus on family and helping clients reach their home design dreams.
Syd likes to use the word "crap,"
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Products & Purchases
The series is a promotional vehicle for Studio McGee and McGee & Co. Logos for Benjamin Moore and Dream Cast are prominently featured. The McGees drive a Volvo.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Dream Home Makeover is a gentle home design and makeover series featuring the owners of a dual Utah-based business. It's a promotional vehicle for the Studio McGee (an interior design firm) and McGee & Co (a furniture and decor business). Product logos associated with home renovation -- such as Benjamin Moore and Dream Cast -- are prominently featured. The word "crap" is frequently used. But overall, the series is mild, and sends positive messages about family.
Is It Any Good?
This mild, feel-good series features the McGees helping people make the most of their spaces in stylish ways to help enhance their family life. While Syd acts as the CEO of both businesses, Shea runs the creative side and is clearly the heart of the enterprise.
There are lots of voyeuristic moments featuring Shea and Syd interacting with their daughters. But these scenes are lighthearted, and they don't veer from the makeover elements of the show. Ultimately, If you like home styling and makeover TV shows, Dream Home Makeover is worth tuning into.
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