Brian was joined in studio by Skip & Alison Bedell, two of the hosts of Spike TV's reality series "Catch A Contractor". Skip and Alison explained to Brian that their show tries to educate people on the do's and don'ts of hiring contractors, as well as helping people who have been wronged by shady contractors get justice. Skip made the point that most contractors are great, but it's the small number of shady contractors who give a bad name to their business. Skip and Alison said there are two types of bad contractors, the ones who start out trying to do the right thing but get in over their heads, and the contractors who are outright criminals looking to rip off a homeowner

Plus: Alison and Skip give tips on what people should look for when they pick a contractor.

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