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I used a product for my self cleaning oven and some of the liquid spilled into my Corian white sink.  It left yellow stains.  I have tried...

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I am selling my house.  At the home inspection the inspector found that the plywood in my attic has black mold.  I have contacted two companies...

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Our family has a few long trips planned this summer, and though our neighbors will be keeping an eye on things while we're gone, I want to make...

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I am trying to solve a problem with peeling paint.  I painted my daughter's bedroom using primer and then paint. Now it has become my son's room,...

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How should I be storing and maintaining my firewood supply? I heard that storing wood too close to the house can invite termites. 

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 We are thinking about replacing our living room carpet with hardwood floors. We currently have oak in the kitchen which abuts to the living room...

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Leslie, I was watching your new program, Ugliest House on The Block, last weekend while waiting for a table at a local restaurant. There was a man...

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I’m about to tackle my first interior painting project and don’t want to wind up with the same rough-looking results I’ve seen in other homes....

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A few members of my family are allergy-prone, and I’d like to add air cleaning systems to our home. Are portable air cleaner units okay, or is a...

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After last summer's high water bills, I'd like to make some changes to my lawn watering sprinkler system to help preserve my lawn but cut costs on...

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I'm cleaning out my workshop and have come across several orphaned rechargeable batteries. Are these rechargeable batteries recyclable like...

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I have an air conditioning compressor and condenser on the roof of my townhouse that I want to demolish to prepare for a new heating and cooling...

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I am in the market for a new room air conditioner. Do you have any tips on what I should look for when I purchase my new room air conditioner?

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We're gearing up for a kitchen remodel, and feel pretty confident about every aspect except lighting. What should we be prepared to discuss with a...

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 While getting a home inspection done for a potential purchase, the inspector pointed out a light blue-gray mold throughout the attic roof...

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My roof is 6 years old. I discovered some nasty black staining that I believe is a moss or algae. Can you suggest a product to get rid of this and...

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My tight-squeeze laundry area has turned into a disorganized mess that I dread, and our family laundry volume shows no sign of letting up. Got any...

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My son lives in an apartment complex that houses mostly college students. Since he moved in, he has been sick almost constantly with lung issues...

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 It's about time for me to upgrade my home's heating and cooling HVAC components, and I've been hearing a lot about hybrid HVAC systems. Can they...

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I listen to your show and understand Tom spent many years as a home inspector. We are buying a ten-year-old house in Fishkill, NY. We had the...