Skip Bedell is an authentic, well-known, engaging television personality and a licensed home improvement contractor. He represents several national brands as a spokesperson and runs his own home improvement business, Big Dog Building and Remodeling, Inc., specializing in all aspects of interior and exterior home remodeling. Skip dedicates his career to helping people create the home of their dreams and sharing his vast knowledge of brands and products that can improve your life.
Skip’s knowledgeable and friendly persona landed him roles in local television commercials for building products and e-learning modules, and in 2008, Skip began making television appearances, first on NBC’s The Today Show, giving hands-on tooltips. In 2013, Skip became co-host of Catch a Contractor on Viacom’s Spike TV, with Adam Corolla. The show ran for three successful seasons and is currently being aired globally, with an extensive worldwide fan base. In 2015, Skip began as a regular contributor on the #1 rated cable morning news show, FOX News Network’s FOX & Friends, and appeared on over 50 segments in the last three years. A fan-favorite, he continues to appear more than any other home improvement / lifestyle contributor on the program. Presently, he is in production on two new separate cable network television shows. Skip presents nationwide at home and builder shows with engaging presentations including “How to Find a Contractor and Avoid Getting Scammed”, “How to Renovate a Kitchen with Minimal DIY Knowledge”, and “Easy Tips To Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal”. He has been interviewed on a number of network television shows as well as included in numerous online and print features.
Skip is available to represent high quality, innovative home improvement products and/or vendors in collateral mediums such as online videos (promotional and instructional) for social content, which includes full production capabilities, as well. Skip also participates in satellite media tours (SMT) that reach millions of viewers across the country on local network affiliate TV stations. Skip’s team can coordinate the SMTs.
Skip currently resides on Long Island with his wife, Alison, and their many rescue cats and dogs. They enjoy rv’ing, riding their motorcycles and spending time with family.