Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap
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Ok folks, it’s time for another update on my NextGen First to the Future project! We’ve had a pretty successful month after demolition day. We’ve been working on preparing the ground, laying the foundation and getting ready for the first slab of the build. So stoked!

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Like I said before, we are trying to recycle materials from the old house to use for the build, so here’s a bundle of bricks we saved from the demolition. It’s going to be really cool to see these re-purposed in the new house!

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

Start With a Solid Foundation

Preparing the foundation for the rest of the home is key, so here are a few behind-the-scenes photos I snapped before the block footings were in place. You can’t build a home without a sturdy and strong infrastructure!

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

It Takes a Village

Shout out to all the sponsors who’ve contributed to the project so far, especially the workers who don’t mind getting their hands dirty in the name of innovation…

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

Where’s the Diving Board?

Hot off the press… looks like a pool, yes? The pool was dug this week and should be finished by next week. Did somebody say cannonball?

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

Watch it All Happen – Episode 3

And in case you missed it, check out the video below to see what we accomplished in episode 3.

Stay tuned for the next episode people!

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Ty Pennington

Ty Pennington is best known as the Emmy-award winning host of "Extreme Makeover Home Edition" and as the co-host of ABC Daytime's "The Revolution." He has been recognized as a home design expert, carpenter and leader in the field of volunteerism. TyPennington.com is a space to share his inspiration, design tips, daily musings and more. Ty can currently be seen on TLC's Trading Spaces.

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