updated 04/21/2011 AT 6:00 PM ET
•originally published 04/21/2011 AT 6:25 PM ET
It looks like TV handyman Carter Oosterhouse can build more than shelves – he’s also building a lasting relationship with actress Amy Smart.
The couple are engaged, Smart’s rep confirms to PEOPLE.
The comely couple began dating last November and were first spotted together in January, with a source telling PEOPLE at the time that they made a good match.