10 Things You Didn’t Know About HGTV Star Chip Gaines
Fixer Upper has become one of the most popular shows on HGTV and it’s all thanks to Chip and Joanna Gaines! These two are the perfect duo, both as business partners and a married couple. Their show started airing back in 2013 and is now onto its fourth season. Chip and Joanna are quickly becoming two of HGTV’s most well-known stars. We love watching these two work together, but they are actually quite impressive on their own too. Here’s a look at 10 things you probably didn’t know about HGTV star, Chip Gaines!
10. First Big Design Mistake
We all make mistakes sometimes — even someone as successful as Chip Gaines! In an interview with HGTV, he opened up about his first big design mistake. “I wanted to surprise JoJo with a bold backsplash at a flip property. It took me all day to install this beautiful tumbled-stone backsplash, but when I went to grout it…it soaked up the color and turned maroon. It was horrible, and JoJo was surprised, to say the least,” he joked.
9. Chip’s Favorite Room in the House
Both Chip and Joanna have their own favorite rooms in their 100-year-old farmhouse that sits on 40 acres of land. Joanna’s favorite room is their newly renovated laundry room while Chip’s is a little more on the fun side. He loves to hang out in the boys’ room which has four custom-made bunk beds, a unique “Adventure” sign and a basketball hoop! No wonder he likes this room….