In other words, no: construction site crashers aren’t entirely free. But as AMA reveals, if you agree to appear on the show, you basically get a huge discount on repair costs.
The show is hosted by Matt Blashaw, a licensed contractor. Former moderator Ahmed Hassan (2008-2011) was replaced by Matt Blashaw in 2011. Blashaw is also taking a break from the show and will host Vacation House For Free on HGTV starting in the summer of 2014. Chris Lambton will temporarily host Yard Crashers.
Yard Crashers renewed for DIY Network season 17! New York, October 5, 2016 - Famed host Matt Blashaw returns to the DIY Network for Yard Crashers season 17.
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Yard Crasher: Ahmed Hassan replaced with a new host. HGTV and DIY Network should never underestimate viewers’ loyalty to their favorite presenters. After Suzanne Whang mysteriously disappeared from House Hunters, the outrage was deafening. Now another popular host has been replaced.
Matt Blashaw is married to his wife Lindsay Archer. Being a TV star sometimes means traveling the world and going to places. One of those visits that turned out to be life-changing was the crew’s visit to Kansas, where he met his current love wife, Lindsay Archer.
Matt Blashaw has been married twice. After divorcing his first wife, Teresa Bradshaw, he met his current wife on the set of his him show. Matt and Lindsay Archer got engaged in February 2017 and celebrated their wedding in September of the same year.
Chris has lived in his hometown of Cape Cod since 2007 and runs the family’s landscaping business, E. Lambton Landscaping, with his brother Erik. Previously, he was a men’s basketball teacher and coach at New York University’s High School of Economics and Finance.
Choose a room. Be careful what you want to change. Make a note of why you should renovate your HGTV home. Take some photos of the less popular parts of the room and the areas that you think are the best features of the room. Get ready to take an audition video. Record your application video.