Eric Stromer

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Eric Antony Stromer (born April 28, 1961) was a co-host for the canceled motoring television series, Top Gear, on NBC.[1] He was raised in Evanston, Illinois.

He is the host of Over Your Head, the primary carpenter on Clean Sweep, also making appearances on Trading Spaces.[2][3]

He is an occasional guest on Adam Carolla's home improvement podcast, Ace on the House, dispensing home improvement advice to callers.


On February 28, 2011, Stromer related, on an episode of The Doctors, that radiography following a car accident in which he was involved uncovered a tumor on his thyroid gland. He was diagnosed with papillary cancer and had his entire thyroid removed. He is in remission.[citation needed]


Stromer is married to Amy Tinkham. They have three children.


  1. ^ Wert, Ray (2008-06-16). "Top Gear Officially Coming To NBC!". Jalopnik. Retrieved 2008-06-17. 
  2. ^ Jackson, Kimberly L. (2008-03-15). "Eric Stromer on the fix-it family". Retrieved 2008-06-16. 
  3. ^ "TLC: Clean Sweep: Meet the Team". TLC. Retrieved 2008-06-16. 

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