DIY Network frames up solid February ratings | Ratings/Measurement | News | Rapid TV News
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Two DIY Network series, Barnwood Builders and Building Off the Grid, have delivered strong performances for the network in US ratings for February.

barnwood 5 march 2018Since its premiere on Sunday 11 February, Barnwood Builders, a series that follows master craftsman Mark Bowe and his West Virginia crew as they dismantle centuries-old barns and cabins and reuse the wood to build stunning modern homes, grew its year-over-year impressions by 28% among viewers aged 25-54.

A new episode that aired on Sunday 25 February grew impressions in the timeslot by 47% among that demographic, and 97% among male viewers aged 25-54. That made it the highest-rated premiere episode of Barnwood Builders of all time for the network.

Another hit, Building Off the Grid, a series that follows adventurous families who build their own homes in the wilderness and live without the support of local utilities, delivered a 22% increase in impressions among viewers aged 25-54 over the prime average.