discovery+ Press


May 20, 2021

WACO, TX (May 13, 2021) – Magnolia Network, Discovery, Inc.’s multiplatform media joint-venture with Chip and Joanna Gaines, today announced four additional series coming to the network, completing its summer launch slate of original programming: The Cabin Chronicles, Extraordinary Stories Behind Everyday Things, RE(Motel) and Where We Call Home. All four series will premiere on July 15 when Magnolia Network launches digitally on discovery+ and inside the forthcoming MAGNOLIA app, rounding out a 200-hour summer launch slate featuring more than 30 original programs and the complete Fixer Upper library. 

Produced by Blue Chalk, The Cabin Chronicles explores the architecture, design and human connection behind beautiful cabins and their surrounding landscapes. 

Extraordinary Stories Behind Everyday Things offers an in-depth look at how iconic American-made products are created and celebrates the ingenuity, passion and creativity of the people who proudly stand behind these timeless classics. The series is produced by Citizen Pictures and Anomaly.

Produced by BFD, RE(Motel) features passionate motel owners across America who restore and redesign their historic properties to give them new life, creating destination stops for a new generation of travelers.

In Where We Call Home, homeowners and designers reveal how commercial properties and unconventional spaces were reimagined into modern homes. The series is produced by Brother.

In January 2022, Magnolia Network will launch its linear TV home with the DIY Network becoming Magnolia Network. The new network will feature Magnolia Network original programming, the complete Fixer Upper library, new seasons of DIY favorites, and episodes from iconic DIY series.


Magnolia Network is a media joint venture between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life entertainment reaching 3 billion cumulative viewers in more than 220 countries and territories. At Magnolia Network, we believe in telling life’s stories authentically and empowering our viewers to move past their comfort zones and try new things. We seek to entertain through smart, layered storytelling that inspires creativity, upholds beauty and draws out curiosity. Here, we are creating a space where we hope viewers will feel their time with us is never without purpose, but rather is time well spent.

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discovery+ is the definitive non-fiction, real life subscription streaming service. discovery+ features a landmark partnership with Verizon that gives their customers with select plans up to 12 months of discovery+ on Verizon. discovery+ has the largest-ever content offering of any new streaming service at launch, featuring a wide range of exclusive, original series across popular, passion verticals in which Discovery brands have a strong leadership position, including lifestyle and relationships; home and food; true crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, tech and the environment, and a slate of high-quality documentaries. For more, visit or find it on a variety of platforms and devices, including ones from Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Roku and Samsung.


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