Pennington currently serves as host of TNT’s new reality cooking competition series “On the Menu.” He first won national attention as the quirky and creative carpenter on the groundbreaking home improvement series Trading Spaces. Later as host of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Pennington helped transform the lives of thousands, while inspiring millions more around the world to volunteer their time to help others. The show was consistently rated among television's Top 20 programs and won two Emmys® for Outstanding Reality Program.
Pennington has been recognized as a leader in the field of volunteerism for his work on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Ty’s Great British Adventure. He also serves as ambassador for the Sears American Dream campaign.
In addition to his extensive television work, Ty is a go to for his design expertise and style. He launched the Ty Pennington Impressions fabric line with Westminster Fabrics. A flooring line, The Ty Pennington Collection, is with Lumber Liquidators. Pennington’s outdoor and holiday décor line, Ty Pennington Style, is carried at Sears.
Pennington’s latest book, How Good Design Can Change Your Life (Simon & Schuster) is an intimate look at Ty’s design inspirations with décor advice and tips. It followed his New York Times bestseller Ty’s Tricks (Hyperion), which is part reference and part behind-the-scenes in Ty’s own home, which he completely remodeled himself.
Ty Pennington Job Title "On the Menu" Company TNT, HOST