Originally posted on January 28, 2020 @ 10:33 am
Being a girl becomes a challenge when you want to have a career in any trade or business. Sometimes, you have to work harder to prove yourself to gain trust and respect from others. Over the years, we have seen many changes in the trades industry. Now, Women can do the same things as men do. Some bad-ass women in construction got involved in it and changed the whole conception of the trades industry.
One famous name is Sherry Holmes, the daughter of Mike Holmes, who began her career at the early age of 21. Holmes started building homes and established herself as a successful builder.
Sherry Holmes is the Daughter of Mike Holmes
Holmes is a Canadian reality star who became famous after appearing in her father’s show “Holmes Makes It Right.” She was born in Ontario, Canada, on June 21, 1987, and as of 2020, she will be 33 years old.
She is famous for being the daughter of a TV personality and businessman Mike Holmes and his wife, Alexandra Lorex.
On June 22, 2019, Shelly posted a picture of herself with her daughter and captioned it with heart emoji and hashtags. She wrote, “Birthday girls two months vs. 32 years.”
Construction runs in Sherry Holmes’ Blood
Professionally, she is a contractor, part-time designer as well as DIYer. Holmes grew up watching, working, and playing with her father. By age 16, Holmes began to work behind the scenes on Mike’s breakout series “Holmes and Holmes.” Since then, she has been a vital crew member of the show.
Sherry always dreamed of traveling all over the globe and establish her own business. At the age of 21, she flew to New Orleans to help victims of Hurricane and flood-resistant homes. Working in the construction sites, she gets the idea of using new tools and even offered her lots of jobs by her co-worker.
Sherry Holmes is Part of Different Shows
Sherry first worked with her father, Mike Holmes, and brother Mike Jr. in “Holmes and Holmes” that aired on DIY Network. Since then, she became an official crew member of the shows like Holmes Inspection, and Holmes Make It Right.
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Hey, don't forget who's in charge here, mister Holmes! @mikeholmesjr seems to know when to stay out of a “friendly conversation” 😹 right, @make_it_right ? . . . #tbt #throwbackthursday #HolmesNextGen #sherryholmes #makeitright #mikeholmes #mikeholmesjr #construction #constructiontelevision #girlboss #womeninthetrades #womeninconstruction #alwaysgettingalong #thisismyhappyface #bossy #fightme
She also featured as a crew member on Holmes in New Orleans with Brad Pitt’s Make It Right NOLA charity project. Subsequently, she won the 2009 Gemini Award for Best Lifestyle/Practical Information Series. Further, she made a guest appearance in a renovation competition series on HGTV’s Home Free Season 2.
You can also see her on new Canadian series such as Holmes 911 and Home to Win. In the new show, “Home to Win,” she and her father and brother’s mission is to improve the building industry and brings positive change in the life of people and their community.
Sherry Holmes Has Two Siblings
Holmes grew up with her sister, Amanda, and brother Michael Jr. Sherry’s brother is a contractor, TV personality as well as a TV host. Mike, who is 30 years old now, grew up on camera as he started working with his father at the age of 14.
Mike is married to his girlfriend turned wife Lisa Grant Holmes. Lisa is a herbalist and holistic health coach by profession. Mike appears along with his father and sister of many shows. For further detail of Mike, you can follow him on Twitter, but if you are looking for Sherry’s sister on social media, she doesn’t have any public accounts.
Sherry Holmes Married to Her Best friend, Blake Steed
Sherry tied the knot to her best friend-boyfriend turned husband Blake Steed on December 12, 2018, after dating for almost five years. Holmes’s husband is also one of the crew members of her father’s show. Blake popped up the question to Holmes in June 2017 and even posted a picture showing off her engagement on her social media.
Sherry took to Instagram and posted a lovely picture of their wedding on their 1st anniversary. She captioned the photo that she married her best friend and could wish she go back and do it again.
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12.12.2018 1 year of marriage. 6 years together. 8 years of friendship. 1 beautiful daughter. . . . It’s crazy to think that one year ago today, I married my best friend! The past year just flew by; I wish we could do it all again. 1 year down, forever to go. Cheers, baby 🥂 #married #firstyeardown #anniversary #stlucia #destinationwedding #imisswarmweather #iloveyou #blake and Cali makes an appearance there too! I was 23 weeks pregnant
Sherry and Blake’s pair looks as if they are made for each other. The young blonde shares a lot of pictures of her and her husband Blake on her social accounts.
Sherry was 23 Weeks Pregnant During Her Marriage
The TV personality was pregnant before her marriage. She even shared her pregnancy news through her social media to her followers. Sherry uploaded a photo of herself on December 14, 2018. The picture was click on her wedding day and captioned with hashtags;
#bride, #23weekspregnant, #wedding, and #mothershape.
Sherry Holmes Gave Birth Daughter, Cali Kay Holmes Steed
Holmes and Holmes star Sherry and Blake Steed welcomed their little princess, Cali, on April 21, 2019, who was 7.5 lbs at the time of her birth. Cali is ten months old, and she looks adorable. The 33 years old mother fills her Instagram with pictures of her daughter.
Sherry celebrated her first Christmas with their daughter on December 25, 2019. When she is not working, Holmes loves spending time with her baby girl as much as she can.
The family of three recently went on to their first vacation and also uploaded two pictures of the holiday on her Instagram. Shelly is trying to click the photo of a family below the Instagram post.
Shelly Holmes: Sources of Income
Shelly’s net worth entirely comes from her construction business. Additionally, she makes her worth from her appearance on the television shows. Shelly’s estimated net worth is said to be above $1 million in 2020.
Further, she earns a salary that ranges between $600,000 and $800,000 in a year. Having an impressive net worth, Holmes makes additional income from her construction works.
Shelly Holmes Diagnosed from Brain Tumor
HGTV personality Shelly Holmes was diagnosed with a brain tumor when she was a kid. The tumor was detected through a CT scan. Then after, she underwent life-surgery and successfully removed the tumor.
According to Mike Homles, the doctor did their jobs without any question, and it was a CT scan that saved her life. Later her father donated checks to the hospital to buy CT scan machines.