Cut Water Costs and Stay Safe With Recycled Products

Week of April 13, 2009 - Hour 2

Recycling and reusing can save money and keep waste out of landfills, but is it safe? Tom and Leslie share tips to help you make sure furniture and other consumer products you might have picked up second-hand aren’t dangerous, including a website devoted 24-7 to getting the word out about those that are. Also this hour, info on a new government program that can help you cut water costs in a big way. Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about cleaning gutters, refinishing and maintaining hardwood floors, repairing loose kitchen cabinets, dealing with mold in the garage, replacing a hot water heater, the latest on a dangerous drywall product that was imported from China, repairing a creaky truss roof and how to stop termites from eating your house.