Renovate a House on “Fixer Upper” and We'll Tell You If You're More Chip or Joanna

Jennifer Post

Image: HGTV

About This Quiz

Taking on a fixer upper is no easy feat. It means long days, hard work and shelling out lots of money. But the best part? When you're all done, you're left with the most perfect house that has been completely customized for you. Chip and Joanna Gaines have inspired millions of people to scoop up the less desirable homes that can be eyesores and turn them into beautiful homes that don't bring the neighborhood down. If you've ever seen an episode of "Fixer Upper," you're seriously missing out. Joanna is the designer of the project, and Chip makes all her dreams come true.

The pair of them work together as a team from start to finish. Chip's favorite day is demo day, while Joanna's favorite moment comes at the end of the project when she gets the be alone in the house and add all of the finishing touches. Their kids help out, too! It really is a family business, and a great family show. It's inspiring, entertaining and gives all less-than-desirable homes a new group of people who want to help make them a star. Have you always wondered if you're more Chip or Joanna? Take this home renovation quiz and we'll tell you!

First and foremost, are you ready to take on a fixer upper?

What is the first thing you would do with your fixer upper?

Are you planning on gutting the house and basically re-doing the entire thing?

Is there an overall theme that you're going for in your fixer upper?

Are you hiring any extra help?

Once you fix up the house, are you living in it or are you selling it?

What's your overall budget for the renovation?

Are you adding square footage to the house?

How much of the flooring are you redoing?

With the roof, are you patching or replacing?

How important is it to you to have top-of-the-line finishes?

Where will you probably spend the most money?

Would you be excited about original hardwood floors or would you put in newer stuff?

What countertop material are you installing?

Will you extend those countertops to the bathroom?

Are you installing shiplap?

What do you do if you start going over budget?

If you had to make an important phone call regarding part of your renovation, who would make the call?

Which design elements are the most important to you?

How many people will your new custom made dining table seat?

Do you frequent flea markets, thrift stores and antique stores?

What kind of art do you like?

Is there one thing that you've always wanted in your home that you're including in your fixer upper?

Would you want polished wood tables or distressed wood?

Are you holding a big reveal of your fixer upper for friends and family?

Are you putting in a farm sink or something else?

Will you be covering some of the floors with rugs?

Will there be a separate room for kids, like a play room or art room?

What kind of plants are you putting in the front yard?

How big will your front porch be?

About HowStuffWorks Play

How much do you know about dinosaurs? What is an octane rating? And how do you use a proper noun? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks Play is here to help. Our award-winning website offers reliable, easy-to-understand explanations about how the world works. From fun quizzes that bring joy to your day, to compelling photography and fascinating lists, HowStuffWorks Play offers something for everyone. Sometimes we explain how stuff works, other times, we ask you, but we’re always exploring in the name of fun! Because learning is fun, so stick with us!

Explore More Quizzes