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Mohawk official flooring sponsor for "Home Free"

Home Free LogoCalhoun, Ga.As the official flooring sponsor of  Fox’s hit show “Home Free,” Mohawk carpet, rugs, hardwood and laminate flooring will welcome home the families of heroes in the second season of the series. “Home Free” is an unscripted competition and reality TV series hosted by expert professional contractor Mike Holmes. The season premiere aired June 16.

Former NFL player and sports analyst Tim Tebow will join Holmes in the DIY competition program this season in which “Home Free” challengers will compete to win a dream home for their personal heroes and $100,000 for themselves.

Each week, Holmes presents contestants with tasks designed to test their knowledge and DIY skills. Couples with the best work move forward while those with sub-par performance must face elimination.

“‘Home Free’ provides a powerful national platform to communicate Mohawk’s style, design and ease-of-installation benefits,” said Mollie Surratt, Mohawk’s senior director of public relations, social media and content. “Mohawk is proud to place our carpet, rugs, hardwood flooring and laminates in the homes of these deserving heroes and equip Mohawk retailers to share this great integration in-store.”

This season, contestants were building not one house but a whole neighborhood. House styles varied from Victorian and Cape Cod to French Country and Southern Dream Home. In addition to carpet and area rugs, contestants selected several hardwood and laminate Mohawk products to give their projects warmth, fashion and resilience.

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Custom Building Products returns to Fox's "Home Free"

Screen Shot 2016-06-16 at 3.55.45 PMAtlanta–Custom Building Products will return to “Home Free,” Fox’s unscripted competition series that takes an inspirational turn in Season Two, premiering tonight at 9 p.m. ET.

This time around, instead of competing for themselves, contestants will compete to win their personal hero a dream home. In addition, former NFL player, Heisman Trophy winner and sports analyst Tim Tebow will take the game to a new level, co-hosting alongside famed professional contractor Mike Holmes who also returns for season two.

Each week, Holmes and Tebow will challenge and motivate the contestants to build a new home, testing their skill levels, will and strategy. The contestants who work the hardest for their heroes move forward while the contestant who doesn’t perform up to code will face elimination. Holmes and Tebow will be with the competitors every step of the way, picking apart their work and demanding they meet their high standards while sharing their expertise and guidance to help them reach new heights. When only two contestants remain, they will fight to the finish to win their hero the ultimate dream home and take home a surprise $100,000 grand prize for themselves.