Chip and Joanna Gaines’ HGTV contract details hint at Fixer Upper’s return

With Fixer Upper heading into the final episodes of its final season, Chip and Joanna Gaines’ HGTV contract is getting increased attention from TV producers and gossip hounds alike. According to several recent reports, the first family of home renovation is stepping away from their show only temporarily, in order to negotiate a more favorable deal for themselves.

GOOD BONES Mina Starsiak is pregnant with her first child

2018 is shaping up to be an HGTV pregnancy bonanza! In addition to Erin and Ben Napier of Home Town welcoming their adorable little girl Helen and Fixer Upper‘s Joanna and Chip Gaines announcing baby #5, Good Bones‘ Mina Starsiak and her husband Steve just revealed that they’re expecting their first child!

FIXER UPPER Copp family mortgage paid off, house made wheelchair accessible thanks to Chip & Joanna’s visit

Though Chip and Joanna Gaines are known for telling heartwarming stories, the Fixer Upper Copp family episode might be the most feel-good of them all. Find out how Chip and Joanna’s visit with the Copp family was a little bit different than most renovations — and how a little help from the Gainses’ fans got them to go above and beyond what most families receive.

Does Fixer Upper renovate every room? Joanna Gaines on process, Season 5 changes

Now that Fixer Upper is airing its final episodes, Joanna Gaines is dropping more and more hints about how the show actually works. She recently spilled the beans on whether or not she and Chip actually work on every single room in the homes they renovate — and then revealed a major change to the show’s formula for Season 5.