Genre: Episodic Documentary/Pre-Reality
Category: Home Improvement
Run Time: 00:28:30
Synopsis: One of the first home shows that helped launch an entire sub-genre, Housing the American Dream pioneered new ground in both the TV and building industries. The saving of a historic home by moving it and its subsequent restoration was followed from beginning to end in an unprecedented documentary-style format, allowing the viewer to experience all aspects of the building project. Those who worked on the undertaking were featured as well at the products utilized to accomplish the task.