Is Matt Blashaw married? Yes, he is. He has been married twice and his first wife name is Teresa Bradshaw. After the separation, he met Lindsay Archer with whom he got engaged on February 28, 2017. They tied their knot on September 17, 2017, on a beach where they got engaged. According to some wiki sites, the couple first met at the set of Blashaw’s show called Yard Crashers. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of BlashawL:
Who is Matt Blashaw?
He is one of the renowned American television hosts and a celebrated handyman. In addition to that, he is also known for his acting and writing roles alongside being a licensed contractor. Among his multiple credits, Matt is well known for appearing as the host of the television show on the DIY Network called Yard Crashers. Further, he has grabbed popularity from the public for his contribution to shows like Money Hunters, Deconstruction and Worst Kitchen in America.
Early Life and Education
American television star Matt Blashaw was born on 6 November 1975, which makes his age be 45 years old as of 2020. Matt’s place of birth is in Orange Country, California. Born to the American parents, Matt comes from a white ethnic background. Talking more about his family, his father was an engineer who was professionally involved as a home builder. From an early age, he developed interest and was inspired to do building and constructing business. He used to work at his father’s lumberyard and amazed everybody in his house by making a huge skateboard ramp when he was too young. He was mainly focused on home-based DIY projects and also got involved in plumbing and electrical works.
While being in high school, he worked for the school’s musical theatre productions by constructing the sets. This childhood passion made him pursue his higher education degree in BFA from Chapman University. Regarding his degree, Matt majored in film/television productions. One of the biggest achievements which he earned in his student life is the Filmmaker of the year award which he received in his University days.
Career and Professional Life
Matt was blessed with an innovative mind full of curiosity. Initially, he started working for various construction works as well as part of the entertainment industry. He started working for Disney where he gained five years of experience in the technical department. While being there, he upgraded his knowledge over the shows’ special effects and also learned the electrical installation done over there.
Matt went to apply for the contractor’s license which he made in his name. The license made him pursue his professional career in the construction business. He garnered years of experience in the real estate and also worked for Century 21 as a realtor selling homes. After that, he went to participate in the contest called Stud Finder held by DIY Network which was created in order to discover America’s top repairman. Matt got victory over the contest and since then has been partnering with the DIY network. Being in the network, he has hosted numbers of shows like Money Hunters, Professional grade, Big Cabin, Project Xtreme, Worst Kitchen in America, Cool Builders Show and much more.
Since 2011, Matt has been the part of the show called Yard Crashers which was previously hosted by Ahmed Hassan (2008–2011). The show which released on April 7, 2008, is still named as one of the most popular shows of the network. In addition to that, he has also made multiple guest appearances on various shows like The Today Show on NBC, CNN’S Newsroom and CNBC’S Squawk box.
Matt Blashaw has been married twice. After separation from his first wife Teresa Bradshaw, he met his current spouse on the sets of his show. Matt and Lindsay Archer got engaged in February 2017 and celebrated their wedding the same year in the month of September. On July 31, 2018, the couple welcomed their first child as a son named ace William Blashaw. Matt uploaded the family’s picture on 1st August showing his newborn baby to his followers.
The Yard Crashers host stands at the tall height of 5 feet and 10 inches. He has been able to maintain a masculine body through his regular workout, diet and nutritional plans. Matt looks much younger than his real age and the credit goes to his healthy way of lifestyle.
Salary and Net worth
Matt Blashaw has an estimated net worth of 2 million USD as of 2019. He is in the industry for a long period of time also working as a contractor. Both of his personal business and television careers have made him successful which in return has provided him such an impressive amount of net worth. He has been able to make such a jaw-dropping amount of fortune for working as a home improvement host and licensed contractor/ realtor.
Wiki and Facts
Many of the demanded wiki sites have provided Matt Blashaw’s biography but his profile is still missing from Wikipedia. You can find him on Twitter @mattblashaw where he has amassed over 17k followers. You can join Matt on Instagram @mattblashaw where he has retained over 18k followers now. Matt also operates his website www.mattblashaw.com.