Well, it turns out it’ll cost you a pretty penny. According to TheCheatSheet.com, contestants must be willing to drop a minimum of $30,000 on renovations in order to have the wonders of Waco, Chip and Joanna Gaines, show up on your doorstep ready for a full demolition.
If you watched episode 18 of Fixer Upper’s third season, you remember that Magnolia House is run by Rob and Marianne Ward on a day to day basis.
Chip and Joanna Gaines are the former stars of HGTV’s hit show Fixer Upper . The series, which ran from May 2013 to April 2018, focused on the couple’s home renovation and redecoration business in Waco, Texas. We can confirm that Chip and Joanna are still married .
Magnolia House is located in nearby McGregor, Texas, a short 15-mile drive from Waco. Magnolia House opened for booking in February of 2016. To check availability for the house or to book it, visit the website above.
In short, the answer is no. The couple (or person) is required to either purchase the pieces from HGTV or return them after filming wraps. It’s important to point out that this tradition might change when Fixer Upper gets rebooted by the Magnolia Network.
You don’t actually work one-on-one with Chip & Joanna. If you had visions of you and your husband appearing on Fixer Upper and becoming BFFs with the Gaineses, you might want to sit down for this one. Ermoian says the clients communicate mostly with the design assistants—not with the HGTV stars themselves.
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It’s true the $50,000 is a lot of money. However, any homeowners who appear on Fixer Upper do receive the most valuable aspect of their renovation for free. Chip and Joanna Gaines do not charge for their design services. That fee is paid by the network, Yahoo reported.
If you have an old home that needs renovation, you ‘re out of luck. According to the Magnolia website, they are only doing new builds. Chip and Joanna have chosen to only work within a 30-mile radius of Waco.”
Chip and Joanna Gaines ended Fixer Upper in April 2018 to spend more time with their growing family. The HGTV stars announced in November 2018 that they were partnering with Discovery to return to TV with their own network.
Harp and his wife Kelly are also continuing to grow their business, Harp Design Co., which includes making handcrafted tables in Waco, Texas that ship all over the country. Looking back on his time on the series, which wrapped in April 2018 after five seasons, Harp says “it was great working with the Gaines .”
The Gaineses ended their show in April after five seasons and the birth of their fifth child. They cited wanting to focus on their marriage, family and growing businesses as the reason for stepping back. Chip Gaines told Fallon he thinks they have now mastered doing those things while working in TV.
A quick scan of Shorty’s Twitter handle reveals that Chip’s right-hand man is still very much involved in the Magnolia empire. In fact, as Chip explained in his book The Magnolia Story, the two were friends and working together long before Fixer Upper hit the airwaves.
If you watched episode 18 of Fixer Upper’s third season, you remember that Magnolia House is run by Rob and Marianne Ward on a day to day basis. The couple lives in a former carriage house (also renovated and designed by Chip and Joanna) directly behind the bed and breakfast property.
Now that chip and Joanna are no longer filming fixer upper are they ever at the silos for picture taking or even meet and greets. over a year ago. Rarely do you ever see them at the Silos . They are there though.