The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of August 17, 2009

This hour, Tom and Leslie share dining room décor tips to help you create that 4-star restaurant look on a “take out” budget. Plus, This Old House plumbing expert Richard Trethewey offers tips on safe drinking water. Learn how to make sure your house doesn’t have lead paint, or what to do about lead paint if you have it. And get the step by step on how to clean gutters the safe way. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions on how to get rid of ants, installing a weather vane, fixing leaky basement walls crack, fixing a scratched stainless sink, refinishing a hardwood floor, building a retaining wall, repairing outdoor stucco, converting to a propane boiler, fixing a leaking flat roof, avoiding carpenter bees and removing excess grout.

Get tips on how to properly stage your home for a successful sale, and learn how to keep it safe n the process. Plus, carbon monoxide is the number one cause of poisoning deaths in the nation. Learn how to keep your family safe from this odorless killer. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about cleaning roofs, repairing a leaky roof, solving leaky basements, stopping roots from damaging sidewalks, installing a bath room in a garage, adding a washer and dryer to a garage, cleaning kitchen cabinets and cleaning basement mold.