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Ice Is Back

He's back! Licensed contractor Rob Van Winkle, more popularly known as Vanilla Ice, is back as a guest in the nation's largest Amish community, ready to work hard and learn a lot.

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Making Dreams Come True

That means meeting new families and giving them incredible homes they never thought possible.

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Sew Ready to Learn

Ice even learns a few new skills along the way.

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Happy Reunion

Ice is definitely excited to see his foreman Albert Miller again. It looks like the feeling is mutual.

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Trusted Confidante

Here, Ice shares his vision with Albert. These homes will never be the same!

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Let's Shake on It

And of course, John Schalabach, Ice's host from season one is ready to see what Ice has in store for their Ohio community this season.

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Gang's All Here

So, with the community behind him and a lot of work to do, Ice sets out to tackle some impressive construction projects.

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Video Inspiration

Ice shares a remodeling video with the kids. Soon, everyone will be in the remodeling spirit!

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Making More Mortar

Here, Ice shovels mortar to create a stone wall surrounding the patio at the Troyer residence in Berlin, OH.

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Wall in Progress

Still working on the wall, Ice picks out the perfect stone to place next.

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Smokin' New Patio

With the stone wall complete, Ice adjusts the smokeless grill — the perfect accessory for the fabulous new patio.

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Measure of a Man

As a licensed contractor, Ice is a valuable asset to the Amish community.

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Working It Out

He puts in the hard work, on and off the camera.

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Smile for the Camera

Plus, he's always ready to strike a pose.

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Always Up to Something

And we know he knows how to have fun!

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Whistle While You Work

Here, Ice and foreman Albert Miller sing a little ditty to help pass the time.

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Dancing on the Job

And of course, Ice is always ready to bust out some sweet dance moves.

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Music to My Ears

But at the end of the day, there's not much better than a good old fashioned jam session with friends.

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Big Reveal

After completing a stunning hunting cabin for John Schlabach, Ice finally gets to see John's reaction.

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Big Reveal

Just as expected, John loves the space and excitedly takes it all in.

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Making Memories

He and his son Robert Schlabach anticipate a lot of good times in this incredible space.

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Hunting Cabin

Ice poses in front of the magnificent cabin.

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Job Well Done

With the cabin complete, Ice takes a moment to sit back and relax in the cabin's comfy seating.

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Back to Work

But that rest doesn't last long, because up next, Ice gives the Miller family a brand new master bedroom.

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All in the Details

Ice adds the finishing touches to the bedroom, hanging a luxe crystal chandelier.

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"How Do I Look?"

He takes a quick pause for some comedic relief, modeling a pair of door knobs.

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Impressive Master Bathroom

All finished, the master bathroom looks amazing with a luxury tub, walk-in shower and opulent details.

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Masterful Bedroom

At the big reveal, the Millers are shocked at the beautiful transformation, which includes a new queen bed, headboard and bamboo floors.

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame

But it's not all work in Amish country. After a long day, a fun game of baseball in the Amish Community Center is just what the doctor ordered.

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Colorful Concessions

And what's more important at a baseball field than a brightly painted concessions stand?

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Opening Day

This stand is officially "open" for business!

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May I Take Your Order?

Ice serves up snacks at the newly opened concessions stand.

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Friendly Surprise

And as if a concessions stand and baseball field weren't enough, Ice even brought in a camel to surprise the kids.

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Camel Kisses

Okay, maybe he brought it for himself too ...

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Old-School Ride

As a true animal lover, the Amish horse and buggy method was a fun change that Ice really enjoyed.

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Striking a Pose

Here, Ice poses with Jeremy Miller as they tour the Miller's property.

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Dynamic Duo

Though Ice has a lot of help with each project, he certainly knows his way around a construction site.

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Finishing Touches

From raking gravel ...

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Cutting Lumber

... to sawing lumber ...

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Working Hard

... Ice gives his all to get the job done.

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Time to Relax

After a full day of construction, Ice and Albert are ready for a break.

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Sit a Spell

Relaxing on the porch seems like the perfect way to unwind and appreciate a long day's work.

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Testing ... One, Two, Three

Of course, testing out the newly installed zipline is another fun way to unwind.

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Good With the Kids

And with fantastic ideas like backyard ziplines, it's no wonder the kids love him.

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Hanging Around

In fact, they love him so much, it's a wonder he gets any work done.

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Chilling With Ice

Here, Jake, Megan and Layla Troyer take a break with Ice after a day of patio construction.

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Kids' Room Reveal

Ice shows Madeline and Julianna Raber their new bedroom, complete with a funky mirrored dresser.

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In Celebrity Style

To leave his mark, Ice is known for signing different spaces he has worked on. Here, he signed the Miller family's interior closet wall.

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In Celebrity Style

He even signed the Troyer family's basketball.

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In Celebrity Style

And for the Yoder family, an autographed porch shows that Ice was there.

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The Fun Never Ends

See it all in season two of Vanilla Ice Goes Amish.

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