The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of July 27, 2009

If the smell of cedar brings back fond memories of grandma’s closet, Tom and Leslie have tips to help you build your own. Find out how to clean or replace grout from Tom Silva, the general contractor on TV’s This Old House. Get lawn mowing tips to help save a dried out yard. Discover a new foam crown molding product that looks just like wood but attaches with just caulk. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about getting rid of bats, painting a basement floor, fixing a leaking roof, stopping weeds from growing through a paver brick patio and repairing fogged sun-room windows.

Imagine a future with a plumbing pipe that never leaks, can’t crack and easily bends anywhere you need it to go. Well, the future is now and Tom and Leslie share those secrets. Get tips to make sure big home improvement projects go smoothly. Learn how to preserve your wood floors. Learn how to prioritize home improvement projects based on needs, wants and desires. Find out the best way to hire a professional home inspector. Plus get the answers to your home improvement questions about flooded lawns, radiant heating systems, leak stains on ceilings, wood burning stoves, fogged thermal-pane windows, remodeling a kitchen, staining wood floor, maintaining a rusty tin roof, refinishing a tub and repairing damaged doors.