Carter Oosterhouse is an American television personality and model. Oosterhouse has appeared on television shows like Trading Spaces, The Great Christmas Light Fight, and Million Dollar Rooms. He is a well-known carpenter who has hosted several home improvement and how-to television shows.
Oosterhouse is married to American actress and model Amy Smart. The couple has a daughter together. In 2017, Carter Oosterhouse was accused of sexual misconduct by his former makeup artist, but the allegations were never confirmed.
Carter Oosterhouse was born to Mary Lopez and Roland Oosterhouse on September 19, 1976, in Traverse City, Michigan. He has three siblings: Todd, Tyler, and Sienna. Carter was only 12 when he began practicing carpentry with his neighbor, who was a carpenter. His brothers Todd and Tyler are carpenters as well.
Oosterhouse went to Grand Traverse Area Catholic School. He received a B.A. in nutrition and communication from Central Michigan University. Carter married Amy Smart on September 10, 2011. They have a child, Flora Oosterhouse, who was born on December 26, 2016.
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Mixed (Mexican and Dutch)
- Hometown: Traverse City, Michigan
- Height: 6 ft 2 inches
- Weight: NA
- Education: Central Michigan University
- Wife: Amy Smart
- Children: 1
- Parents: Mary Lopez, Roland Oosterhouse
Carter Oosterhouse began his career as a production assistant and tape-coordinator for Project Greenlight, an American documentary series. He was cast on the fourth season of the television show Trading Spaces. Since then, he has featured on many television shows like Three Wishes, Rachael Ray, The Today Show, The CBS Early Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The View, CNN, Entertainment Tonight, etc.
Oosterhouse is a host of programs like Carter Can, Red Hot & Green, and Million Dollar Rooms on HGTV. He was once named one of the “Sexiest Man on TV” by the People‘s magazine on their “Sexiest Man Alive” issue. Carter Oosterhouse is the face of Voyage, a men’s fragrance by Nautica. He has modeled in print campaigns and television advertisements for Nivea, Lincoln, Bud Light, Lake Michigan, Gillette, and so on.
Oosterhouse established a non-profit organization named Carter’s Kids that promotes and creates awareness regarding the fitness and self-esteem of young Americans.
- Profession: Television Personality
- Worked for: NA
- Working for: NA
Carter Oosterhouse is a skilled carpenter famous his numerous television shows. He has an estimated net worth of 2 million USD. His salary is unavailable.
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Salary: NA
Carter Oosterhouse is on Instagram and Twitter as @carterooster. He has more than 19 thousand followers on Instagram and 18 thousand followers on Twitter. Oosterhouse has a Facebook page with more than 14 thousand likes.