How to Choose a Paint Color That’s Right for You, Fire Prevention Month: Smoke Detector Choice Can Save Lives, Roof Replacement Tips and more

Week of January 6, 2014 - Hour 1

Learn how to choose a paint color for any room in your house, including tips on checking colors in different types of lighting to see how it will look when complete.  January is Fire Prevention Month.  Learn why the type of smoke detector you choose can be crucial when it comes to warning you in enough time to escape.  A home’s roof protects everything inside, but it will need replacement at some point.  Get roof replacement tips from This Old House’s Tom Silva.  Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, oil furnaces, forced hot air heating, sealing a concrete patio, gutter guards, insulating garages, asphalt roofing, gas stove hookups, garage door openers.