MIKE HOLMES’ STORY
THE Make it Right® PHILOSOPHY
Mike Holmes is a professional contractor, television host, public speaker, educator, influencer and writer. As one of North America’s most trusted contractors his no-nonsense approach has struck a cord with TV audiences and industry leaders world wide, leading him to be named Forbes’ Third Most Trustworthy Celebrity and Reader’s Digest’s Second Most Trusted Canadian. Mike Holmes has built an international brand based on quality, integrity and trust.
With over 35 years of experience as a professional licensed contractor, he has completed over 220 home renovations and remodeling disaster projects and 52 home inspections throughout his television career. His record breaking, award-winning series and specials are seen in over 90 countries worldwide.
Forbes’ 3rd Most Trustworthy Celebrity and Reader’s Digest’s 2nd Most Trusted Canadian.
His Make it Right®attitude has resonated with audiences and industry leaders alike allowing him to expand his ever growing brand into a number of divisions, including television and media production, product and service development, and a builder certification program. He is an international best selling author of “Make it Right” and “The Holmes Inspection”.
In 2012, Mike started his Holmes Approved Homes program, dedicated to improving building standards and promoting sustainable construction. He is a big supporter of the skilled trades, working with organizations such as World Skills and Skills Canada to encourage youth to enter the trades. He been officially acknowledged by the Canadian House of Commons for his promotion of skilled trades and advocacy for improved building standards.
MEET MIKE HOLMES – CONTRACTOR, TV HOST & EDUCATOR
Mike Holmes has been Making It Right for TV audiences around the world for almost 15 years. You can catch his shows on HGTV and DIY network. In his latest series Holmes Next Generation, he is bringing his kids Mike Jr and Sherry along for the ride.