Chip Gaines

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Chip Gaines ’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Chip Gaines

Eye Color


Place Of Birth

"Albuquerque ", USA


47 years old

Birth Date

November 14, 1974

Star Sign


Chip Gaines Facts

Child Star?



Reality Star, Author, Entrepreneur

Education & Qualifications

Grapevine High school

Net Worth

$20 million

Current Partner

"Joanna Gaines "


"Drake Gaines, Ella Gaines, Duke Gaines, Emmie Gaines, Crew Gaines "


"Bob Gaines, Gayle Gaines "


Shannon Brau


1.8m (5'8"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Tiger

About Chip Gaines 

Chip and Joanna Gaines are celebrity couples who gained fame with the reality TV show 'Fixer Upper'.

The couple's hard work became a virtue when they kickstarted the new Magnolia Homes project. Through this firm, both Chip and Joanna are responsible for renovating and fixing the houses in the Waco, Texas area.

The full name of Chip is Chip Carter Gaines. He is an entrepreneur, author, and reality star. They never disappointed their clients with their work, even though they did the same for their own dream house. Chip and Joanna Gaines bought a Cottonland Castle in their hometown Waco; the castle was built-in 1890. They renovated this historic mansion and changed its look without losing its historical glory.

Chip Gaines Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Chip Gaines’ net worth?

The net worth of Chip and Joanna is around $50 million together.

Most of the income is generated from their show 'Fixer Upper', and being owners of the new Magnolia Network. Chip and Joanna provide services by selling their home decor items in Anthropologie and their home furniture and goods with the name Hearth & Hand brand for Target.

But it is never disclosed how much these couples earn on their product lines.

How much does Chip Gaines earn per year?

The individual earnings are unknown, but the couple Chip Gaines and Joanna earn around $510,000 from one season of 'Fixer Upper'.

The other revenues are from the Magnolia empire, and the Magnolia brand is $750 million worth. It seems they earn a pretty large amount of money through their ideas.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Chip Gaines?

Chip Gaines is 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) tall.

How old is Chip Gaines?

On November 14, 1974, Chip was born in New Mexico. As of 2022, he is 48 years old.

Childhood And Education

On November 14, 1974, Chip Gaines was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico. His father's name is Bob, and his mother's name is Gayle. He has a sister, Shannon Braun.

Gayles's family moved from Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Dallas, Texas. They attended Grapevine High School, and Chip completed a Marketing degree in 1998 from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Chip Gaines’ partner?

Chip Gaines has been married to Joanna Gaines (HGTV personality) since May 2003. After accidentally meeting at Joanna's father's automobile shop, the couple went on their first date and finally married in 2003.

His life partner Joanna whose birth month is April is three years older than Chip, and the couple has been married for 14 years.

They have five kids, three sons and two daughters. His children are Crew Gaines, Drake Gaines, Duke Gaines, Emmie Kay Gaines, and Ella Rose Gaines, who has been featured on the 'Fixer Upper' show. But they are very particular about being their children's life private.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

After his education, Chip established many small ventures such as local laundry services, especially for college students named Green and Gold Wash and Fold, fireworks stand, and more.

His life partner Joanna emerged with an accessory store named Magnolia homes. Under Magnolia's venture, the couples started fixing many homes in the Waco area. Chip and Joanna gained fame in a very short time as a couple in the real estate field. Joanna used to take care of the designing part, and Chip used to take care of business. Soon the pair got an offer to host and take up a reality show named 'Fixer Upper'. The television producer Katie Neff approached Joanna to start a home renovation show on HGTV.

The first episode of 'Fixer Upper' aired on May 23, 2013, on HGTV. The first pilot show got massive likes and 1.9 million views. Through this program, the couples Chip and Joanna helped the common people to fix their blunted homes with new and edgy features and renovated modern look and helped the customers in building and to redesign their dream homes. The show 'Fixer Upper' was premiered in five seasons and 79 episodes, 2017 being the final season of 'Fixer Upper'.

After massive success being hosts of 'Fixer Upper' on HGTV, the couples took a year break from television. In the meantime, the discovery channel proposed to have its network. In 2020 the power couple launched Magnolia Network. Chip and Joanna curated for their shows through the Magnolia network and flipped the name from 'Fixer Upper' to 'Fixer Upper: Welcome Home', originally first aired on Discovery+ on January 29, 2021. Joanna also hosts a Magnolia Table cookery show telecasted on Magnolia Network, where she shares tasty recipes that can be easily prepared at home. The Magnolia Table got mixed reactions from viewers.

Apart from this, Chip and Joanna, along with Mark Dagostino, released a book named 'The Magnolia Story', a blockbuster, and sold almost 121,000 print copies in the first week. With this book, the couples are recognized as best established authors.

What awards has Chip Gaines won?

Chip Gaine along with Joanna, won the Best Host award for his reality show 'Fixer Upper' in 2018.

Chip Gaines’ Hobbies And Interests

Both Chip and Joanna are fond of rearing animals along with fixing homes. They rear almost 40 animals in their farmhouse, including chickens, horses, and others.

Other Interesting Chip Gaines Facts And Trivia

  • Chip wrote a book named 'Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff'. This book is a memoir where he shares his life as an entrepreneur and advises young entrepreneurs on how to conquer fear and chase their dreams.
  • Chip and Joanna are always interested in showing their clients every small aspect of the construction and designing process.
  • In addition to their success, Joanna initiated Magnolia Journal. She is featured on the cover of Magnolia Journal, winter edition.
  • 'Fixer Upper' helped to increase the tourism and economic status of the Waco region, some local complaints about a massive increase in the real estate value, which common people cannot offer.
  • Chip faces anxiety and depression issues. Sometimes, he complains that his fans consider him only a celebrity and don't consider him a normal human with family and personal connections.

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