The Recession Slammed 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition'

04/21/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

You aren't the only one feeling the pinch. In an exclusive interview with WalletPop's Jason Cochran, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition's resident carpenter, Paul DiMeo, reports that the tough times have hit his popular ABC show, too.

Go behind the scenes and figure out the specific budget cuts. One of the first things to change was the size of the homes. To view the full interview, go to