Chip Gaines

in Albuquerque, New Mexico
November 14, 1974




Raised in Dallas, Texas, Chip Gaines is the host of HGTV’s Fixer Upper along with his wife Joanna Gaines. Chip and Joanna are both graduates of Baylor University. They flip, remodel and fix up homes together as owners of Magnolia Homes in Waco, Texas. Chip manages the construction and realty side of Magnolia. Their businesses include a real estate company, construction company, design firm and residential subdivision, Magnolia Villas. Chip and Joanna have five children and live in Waco, Texas.

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“I told myself that I was going to live the rest of my life as if it were Saturday.”
Chip Gaines, The Magnolia Story

“Sometimes worrying about something is much worse than the actual thing you’re worrying about. So really, what’s the point in worrying?”
Chip Gaines, The Magnolia Story

“If you can’t find happiness in the ugliness, you’re not going to find it in the beauty, either.”
Chip Gaines, The Magnolia Story

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