Hoarding: Buried Alive

The BEST episodes of Hoarding: Buried Alive

Every episode of Hoarding: Buried Alive ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Hoarding: Buried Alive!

Hoarding goes inside the homes of extreme hoarders to explore the psychology behind their compulsion to accumulate & store large quantities of nonessential things. Each episode tells the stories of hoarders struggling with behavior that has made every day existence unbearable for both them and their loved ones. With the help of expert therapists & organizers, the hoarders will attempt to unlock the key to their obsessions in hope of reclaiming their lives.

Last Updated: 5/12/2022Network: TLC
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Nowhere Near Normal
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9.50
2 votes

#1 - Nowhere Near Normal

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/2/2011

Extreme Hoarder Jahn struggles to clear her belongings from not one, but two houses before both are condemned.

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The Mess I've Created
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9.00
2 votes

#2 - The Mess I've Created

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/26/2010

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I'm Dumbfounded
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9.00
2 votes

#3 - I'm Dumbfounded

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/22/2012

A marriage is in trouble after years of hoarding and secrets kept by a woman from her husband.

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Is That a Goat?
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8.67
3 votes

#4 - Is That a Goat?

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/21/2011

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Like a Dog in a Cage
star
8.67
3 votes

#5 - Like a Dog in a Cage

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/13/2011

A mother desperately tries to protect her children from their father's hoard, while an artist chooses frogs, penguins and banana peels over her live-in boyfriend.

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Overtaken By Puppets
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8.50
4 votes

#6 - Overtaken By Puppets

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/11/2011

A former ventriloquist has let her past career become an obsession. A man is having problems being a good father for his daughter as she isn't allowed in his home due to his excessive hoarding.

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It's a Freaking War Zone
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8.33
3 votes

#7 - It's a Freaking War Zone

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/20/2011

The tumbling piles of Maggie's collections are putting her own son's life at risk while Bob's all consuming passion for swimming pool parts is pushing his family to the brink.

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My House Can Kill Me
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8.25
4 votes

#8 - My House Can Kill Me

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/8/2012

Miranda's hoarding has escalated to the point that her toddlers have no place to play safely. Hsi-Ming's daughter is concerned that her mother's hoarding is threatening her safety and health.

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Hoo, That Reeks!
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8.15
13 votes

#9 - Hoo, That Reeks!

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/19/2012

Kathy’s extreme hoarding forced her 12-year-old son to move out of their home. Five years later, their relationship is at a crossroad. Now Kathy must make a drastic change or risk losing her son forever.

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The Scariest Place on Earth
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8.00
1 votes

#10 - The Scariest Place on Earth

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/19/2010

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This Is Where You Sleep
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8.00
2 votes

#11 - This Is Where You Sleep

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/3/2010

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I Want to Cuss
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8.00
2 votes

#12 - I Want to Cuss

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/9/2011

Compulsive hoarder Sharon gets caught stealing from her neighbor's home while Len must choose between his hoard and his daughter.

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Oh My Gosh
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8.00
1 votes

#13 - Oh My Gosh

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/13/2011

Conditions inside Tammy's home have become so bad, that she's forced to eat her meals in the car and her sick father is unable to return home from the hospital.

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Better Get a Dumpster
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8.00
2 votes

#14 - Better Get a Dumpster

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 3/16/2011

A woman's out of control obsession with bikinis, sweaters and dresses threatens to destroy her relationship with her only daughter.

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Overwhelming Pile of Junk
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8.00
1 votes

#15 - Overwhelming Pile of Junk

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 3/23/2011

After decades of hoarding, Debbie has not only lost the comforts of home but the company of her four children as well. Chip's compulsive hoarding has forced his family of six to squeeze into 1600 square feet of living space.

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My Biggest Embarrassment
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8.00
1 votes

#16 - My Biggest Embarrassment

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/30/2011

While Patti's extreme hoarding has made it virtually impossible for her daughter to live with her, Jonathan's obsession has kept his three-year-old son from even coming in the door.

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It's Out of Control
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8.00
1 votes

#17 - It's Out of Control

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 4/6/2011

Decades of extreme hoarding have put Kay's marriage in serious jeopardy while Toni's compulsive shopping has made her own home a danger zone for her two-year-old granddaughter.

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Owned By The Roaches
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8.00
3 votes

#18 - Owned By The Roaches

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/15/2012

A psychologist who is accustomed to diagnosing other people's problems can not solve her own hoarding problems and it has escalated to the point where millions of roaches infest her home.

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Worst I've Ever Seen
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8.00
3 votes

#19 - Worst I've Ever Seen

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/12/2012

A municipality is ready to tear down a home unless a hoarding issue is addressed; a woman's attachment to her things could break up her family.

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A Bomb Went Off
star
8.00
1 votes

#20 - A Bomb Went Off

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/19/2012

A woman with a lung disease fears her hoarding is making her condition worse; a woman's clutter limits her mobility in her house, while her neighbors complain about her garbage bags piling up outside.

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You're Gonna Die in Here
star
8.00
1 votes

#21 - You're Gonna Die in Here

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/13/2013

A former principal who suffered from PTSD after a school shooting became a compulsive hoarder, but now refuses to leave his home and abandons his family.

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A Humongous Secret
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7.89
9 votes

#22 - A Humongous Secret

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/26/2012

When Dennis quit drinking, a new compulsion took over: hoarding. Now, severe debt and clutter have him moments away from losing it all. Monte has accumulated a massive, couture-clothing hoard, and destroyed a relationship with her son in the process.

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It's My Junk
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7.80
10 votes

#23 - It's My Junk

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/2/2012

When Eileen admits a dark secret to her family, the situation quickly escalates beyond hoarding to a matter of life and death. Compulsive hoarder Dale has packed not one, but five houses full of clutter.

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Everything Is at Stake
star
7.75
4 votes

#24 - Everything Is at Stake

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/2/2010

Two women's compulsive hoarding is crowding out their loved ones.

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Everything's Junk
star
7.73
11 votes

#25 - Everything's Junk

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/29/2010

A woman who started hoarding after surviving Sept. 11 seeks help.

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