Mark Bowe from Barnwood Builders: wiki, bio, wife Cindy, family, children, net worth, controversy.

Mark Bowe is a man of many talents and passions. He is the host of Magnolia Network’s #BarnwoodBuilders, a reality TV show that follows him and his team as they salvage and restore historic structures in the eastern United States. The series is a perfect example of how the right renovation can change everything. At the end of every episode, viewers are left amazed as the builders covert a decaying barn into a modern house. But the series wouldn’t have achieved the success it has if it weren’t for its vibrant cast. It can be said that Mark Bowe is the lead man of Barnwood Builders. He is also the owner of his own company, Barnwood Living, which sells reclaimed wood products and custom-built cabins. He is a proud West Virginia hillbilly, a devoted father and husband, and a generous philanthropist. He believes in working hard, being kind, and taking pride in everything he does. In this article, we will explore the life and career of Mark Bowe, the barnwood builder who is making history with his hands.

Wiki/Bio Facts

Full nameMark Bowe
Date of birthMarch 5, 1970
Place of birthWest Virginia, USA
Zodiac signPisces
EducationBachelor’s degree in Business Administration from West Virginia University
OccupationTV personality, craftsman, businessman, historian
Net worthOver $1 million (estimated)
Marital statusMarried
WifeCindy Lavender-Bowe
ChildrenOne son, Atticus Bowe
Company nameBarnwood Living
Company sloganWork hard. Be kind. Take pride.
TV show nameBarnwood Builders
TV show networkMagnolia Network (formerly DIY Network)
TV show genreReality, home improvement
TV show premiere dateNovember 1, 2013
TV show synopsisThe show follows Mark Bowe and his team as they travel across the country to find and salvage old barns and cabins, and then use the hand-hewn logs to build new homes for their clients.
controversyUnlike many celebrities, he hasn’t faced any controversy and rumors yet.
Barnwood Builders star Mark Bowe
Barnwood Builders star Mark Bowe

Early Life

Mark Bowe was born on the 5th of March 1970 in Glasgow, West Virginia. Mark was raised in Glasgow where he attended a local high school. From a young age, Mark had a strong affinity for nature and loved spending time on his own. He later joined the University of West Virginia University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 1992. Done with college, Mark decided to test his skills in the real world and began working as a mine safety technician. 

Professional Career

During the time Mike worked as a mine safety technician, he was asked by a friend to help him demolish a barn. This lit a match in Mike’s head and he established the Antique Cabins and Barns. In the years that followed, Mike enjoyed massive success via his company and has been bringing in positive results to date. The success of the company gathered media attention and Mike was contacted by the DIY Network. Mike was asked to star in a TV show which featured the exploits of his company. 

Mark Bowe
Mark Bowe during the early years

In 2013, the DIY network launched a new show entitled, Barnwood Builders. The reality show featured five other builders who journeyed around the states restoring old barns. The series began airing on the 1st of November 2013 and has 16 seasons.

A happy married life

Mark is currently married to Cindy Lavender Bowe. The pair met in 2001 through a mutual friend and have been together ever since. In the years that followed, the pair began traveling extensively in the Greenbrier County. Love blossomed and the pair tied the knot on the 31st of March, 2003. In their years as a married couple, the pair have a baby boy by the name of Atticus.

Mark Bowe Wife and Children
Mark Bowe Wife Cindy and son Atticus 

The family of three currently resides in Greenbrier County. Cindy previously ran for the West Virginia House of delegates but was unsuccessful in her attempt. She later started teaching young kids about history and games. Cindy has put her days as a teacher behind her and is currently handling Mike’s business. 

Net Worth

Mark has amassed a significant amount of net worth from his high paying career as a builder and his company Barnwood Living. He has managed to amass a total net worth of over USD 1million. 

Physical Traits

Physical TraitDescription
HeightAbout 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)
Weight70- 90 Kg
Hair colorDark brown
Eye colorHazel
Body typeAthletic
Skin toneFair
Facial featuresSquare jaw, prominent nose, thin lips, bushy eyebrows
StyleCasual, rustic, outdoorsy
AccessoriesBaseball cap, sunglasses, watch, ring
TattoosNone visible
PiecingNone visible

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.