Magnolia Network is an American basic cable network owned by Warner Bros. Discovery and Chip and Joanna Gaines. It broadcasts personality-based lifestyle programs related to topics such as home construction, renovation, and cuisine.
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
Downgraded to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed
|Owner||Warner Bros. Discovery and Chip and Joanna Gaines|
|Launched||September 30, 1999 (original launch; as DIY Network) |
January 5, 2022 (relaunch; as Magnolia Network)
|Former names||DIY Network (1999–2022)|
The channel first launched on September 30, 1999 as DIY Network, a spin-off of HGTV focusing on instructional programming related to "do it yourself" activities such as home improvement. DIY Network later focused on reality series following personalities involved in home construction, renovation, and related businesses. This format persisted with its re-launch as Magnolia Network in 2022, which is curated by Chip and Joanna Gaines of the HGTV series Fixer Upper.