When the Hamm family learned that a 19th-century farmhouse in Mississippi was due to be demolished, they did everything they could to stop it from happening. And the Hamms did end up saving the property, just not in the way you might think.
The Hamms married when Tim and Natalie were still in their teens. At the time, Tim was studying mechanical engineering at the University of Mississippi, and Natalie was pregnant. They already had one young son and money was scarce.