Meet Luke Barr, Home Made Simple Expert Carpenter
Learn a little more about Home Made Simple TV carpenter Luke Barr.
Born in the small town of Fair view, Texas, and raised in a family of carpenters, Luke Barr says he can’t remember a time when he wasn’t working with his hands. Luke was a standout high school athlete and attended UCLA on athletic and academic scholarships. After two years as a student, he left UCLA to become the youngest specialty host in Disney Cruise Line history.
Upon returning to Los Angeles, Luke worked as host, designer and DIY expert for FYI Network’s “He Shed, She Shed” and “Ultimate Stay cation,” NBC/Universal Kids’ “Backyard Takeover,” CMT’s “Studio Shakeup” and the Hall mark Channel’s “Home & Family.” He is also known in Dallas as the host of the Big D Opry at the world-famous Gilley’s.
Currently Luke is featured on “Home Made Simple” and travels the U.S. and Canada as the Host of “Extreme Dogs,” a stunt dog show that highlights rescue pets.