Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017|8:15 a.m.
New York City– The couple behind HGTV’s “Fixer Upper” is opening up about the factors for ending the show after its 5th season, which premieres next month.
In an interview with People publication, Chip and Joanna Gaines mention a grueling 11-month production schedule as a factor for the program’s end. Chip Gaines says the show was demanding time from him that he had to be giving to the couple’s businesses, relationship and family.
Joanna Gaines isn’t eliminating the possibility of a return to TELEVISION, saying “you simply never understand.”
The Gaines’ likewise attended to rumors of marital issues. The two state they have a solid marriage that Chip describes as in “a great location.”
Introduced in 2013, “Fixer Upper” follows the two as they redo houses near their Texas home.