Hoarders Beware: TLC Unearths ‘Buried Alive’

by | March 12, 2010 at 10:37 AM | TV News

Hoarders: Buried Alive (TLC)

Hoarders: Buried Alive (TLC)

We’ve all been there before: you meet a great guy, you fall in love, and things are going swimmingly. Then that fateful day arrives when you go to check out his digs for the first time,  and to your shock and horror you discover – he’s a HOARDER!

Perhaps this scenario is a bit far fetched for most of us, but for one couple featured in TLC’s upcoming series, ‘Hoarding: Buried Alive‘ (March 14 at 10pm), it is very much a reality.

Taking a page – or piles of pages – from A&E’s hit show ‘Hoarders,’ ‘Hording: Buried Alive’ chronicles the struggles of the approximately 700,000 to 1.4 million Americans who suffer from “a condition which left untreated can break up families and destroy lives,” reads the show’s press release.

If the tagline alone isn’t enough to grab you – “What if the only thing you ever threw away…was your life”? – then check out a sneak peek below: