EXCLUSIVE: Chip and Joanna Gaines talk 'Fixer Upper' success: 'It's a dream come true'

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EXCLUSIVE: Meet the Couple Behind HGTV's 'Fixer Upper'

ET went behind the scenes with Fixer Upper's down-home couple, Chip and Joanna Gaines!

"What you see on TV is censored," Joanna told ET. "He's 10 times crazier in real life, and I get to put up with it. I'm the lucky lady."

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On Fixer Upper, the husband and wife duo sometimes bicker and have disagreements like any other couple, but the laughs never stop, which is a major reason for their rising success on HGTV, and how they've turned Waco, Texas, into the renovation capital of the world.

"For me, it's a dream come true because at the end of the day, what we're passionate about is creating homes for families," Joanna said.

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EXCLUSIVE: Chip and Joanna Gaines talk 'Fixer Upper' success: 'It's a dream come true'
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Designers Joanna Gaines and Chip Gaines attend AOL Build Presents: 'Fixer Upper' at AOL Studios In New York on December 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Desiree Navarro/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Designers Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines attend AOL Build Presents: 'Fixer Upper' at AOL Studios In New York on December 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Desiree Navarro/WireImage)
In this March 29, 2016 photo, Chip Gaines poses for a portrait in New York to promote their home improvement show, "Fixer Upper," on HGTV. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)
In this March 29, 2016 photo, Joanna Gaines, left, and Chip Gaines pose for a portrait in New York to promote their home improvement show, "Fixer Upper," on HGTV. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)
In this March 29, 2016 photo, Joanna Gaines poses for a portrait in New York to promote their home improvement show, "Fixer Upper," on HGTV. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)
In this March 29, 2016 photo, Joanna Gaines, left, and Chip Gaines pose for a portrait in New York to promote their home improvement show, "Fixer Upper," on HGTV. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)
THE CHEW - Chip and Joanna Gaines as well as Victoria Justice are the guests on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 on ABC's 'The Chew.' 'The Chew' airs MONDAY - FRIDAY (1-2pm, ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC via Getty Images) CARLA HALL, CHIP GAINES, MICHAEL SYMON, JOANNA GAINES, DAPHNE OZ, CLINTON KELLY
THE CHEW - Chip and Joanna Gaines as well as Victoria Justice are the guests on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 on ABC's 'The Chew.' 'The Chew' airs MONDAY - FRIDAY (1-2pm, ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC via Getty Images) JOANNA GAINES, MICHAEL SYMON, CHIP GAINES
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines appear to promote 'The Magnolia Story' during the AOL BUILD Series at AOL HQ on October 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Donna Ward/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines appear to promote 'The Magnolia Story' during the AOL BUILD Series at AOL HQ on October 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Donna Ward/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines attend The Build Series to discuss 'The Magnolia Story' at AOL HQ on October 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines attend The Build Series to discuss 'The Magnolia Story' at AOL HQ on October 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines attend The Build Series to discuss 'The Magnolia Story' at AOL HQ on October 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/WireImage)
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Joanna admitted that she never dreamed that they would be accomplishing their goals on a national scale and on television. Their company, Magnolia Homes, has remodeled well over 100 houses and counting with Joanna as lead designer and Chip executing his wife's vision by managing construction.

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Perhaps their greatest work is their own home, where they reside with their four children. The property is a 113-year-old farmhouse. The spacious estate sits on 40 acres and houses goats, chickens, horses, Texas longhorn cattle, and pretty much anything you can think of except a television. The family has to travel to see themselves on their own show.

"We will sit in the hotel room, and instead of exploring the amazing city, we're like, 'Oh my goodness! Look what's on TV!'" Joanna said. "And we'll just binge-watch."

Watch the video to see the couple bring ET along for one of their makeover jobs. Fixer Upper airs at 9 p.m. ET/PT on HGTV.

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