A Fixer Upper Bachelor Pad? Get Chip + Jo's Single-Guy Design Tips

See how the dynamic duo mastered a masculine look for this party of one. (Plus, Jo's tips to get the look!)

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Chip and Jo had a different kind of client this week. Single guy and Waco native David Ridley returned to town from a stint in NYC and enlisted the dynamic duo to find him the perfect pad. (Chip dubbed David "Waco's Most Eligible Bachelor," but one thing the reno didn't include? A rose ceremony.) 

David's property started as your basic brick rancher, but the Fixer Upper team transformed it with light gray paint, a dark gray roof and reclaimed wood shutters. 

Updated Exterior of the Ridley Home

Updated Exterior of the Ridley Home

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Get Joanna's curb appeal tips here: 

Bachelor Pad Curb Appeal 01:06

An outdated ranch gets a reimagined porch and fresh landscaping.

This kitchen is all about mixing masculine hues with industrial and rustic accents. Just look:

Renovated Kitchen with Custom Features Create Unique Entertaining Space

Renovated Kitchen with Custom Features Create Unique Entertaining Space

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Joanna decked out this space with dark gray walls, reclaimed wood accents and restaurant-style lighting. More of her design philosphy here:

Bachelor Pad Kitchen 01:29

Joanna defined a big kitchen by using two islands and industrial features.

Before the renovation, the dining space was bland and boring. Post-reno, an oiled bronze statement chandelier and a custom Clint Harp dining table define the space.

Renovated Open Concept Dining Room

Renovated Open Concept Dining Room

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See how Joanna transformed this space: 

Bachelor Pad Dining Area 01:10

Jo created a wide open dining room in a bachelor pad rancher.

Chip and Jo nearly doubled the size of David's bedroom into a spacious master suite with hardwood floors and lots of natural light. 

Neutral Master Bedroom with Warm Wood Accents

Neutral Master Bedroom with Warm Wood Accents

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Joanna continued the gray palette in the bedroom. Walk through the space to get her tips: 

Bachelor Pad Bedroom 01:32

Simple and modern blend with classic ranch style for a masculine bedroom.

Love this space? See 50+ more photos of the renovation right here: 

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Modern Sensibility

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Modern and Masculine

Galvanized Steel, Soft Wood Grain

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Meet the Homeowner

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BEFORE

AFTER

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Living Room, BEFORE

Living Room, AFTER

Living Room, BEFORE

Living Room, AFTER

Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Foyer, AFTER

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Foyer, Detail

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Foyer, Detail

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Dining Room, BEFORE

Dining Room, AFTER

Dining Room, AFTER

Dining Room, Detail

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Dining Room, Detail

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Dining Room, Detail

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Kitchen, BEFORE

Kitchen, BEFORE

Kitchen, AFTER

Kitchen, AFTER

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Kitchen, AFTER

Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

Kitchen, Detail

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Master Bedroom, BEFORE

Master Bedroom, BEFORE

Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

Master Suite, Detail

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Master Bath, BEFORE

Master Bath, AFTER

Master Bath, AFTER

Master Bath, Detail

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Master Bath, Detail

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Master Bath, Detail

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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The Reveal

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Backyard Bonus

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Backyard Bonus, Pt. 2

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Behind the Scenes

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Behind the Scenes

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Finis

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Wait! Just One More!

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