The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of July 6, 2009

If a hot summer has left your lawn brown, Tom and Leslie have tips to breath new life into thirsty lawns. Learn the best way to paint a porch floor, and an easy trick to calculate the amount of carpeting you’d need for any room of the house. Find out how to stop green moss from growing on your roof. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about repairing squeaky floors, fixing a slippery deck, building modular homes, installing stairs, staining a deck, stopping mold from growing in a closet, attaching pictures to plaster walls, repairing leak-damaged siding and fixing faded siding.

Bathroom renovations, done well, can drive up house value. Tom and Leslie provide guidance. Also learn how to work with an appraiser that might be hired to evaluate your home for potential buyer. And get ratings on the best air conditioners from the experts at Consumer Reports. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about stopping tree roots from breaking up walkways, deciding between different types of insulation, remodeling of an old farmhouse, repairing a dining room table, cleaning mold from a roof, repairing cracks in a garage door, identifying the pros and cons of a tankless water heater, fixing running toilets and insulating a garage.