The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of March 16, 2009

Spring is in the air and soon you’ll be spending more time outside. If your deck is not looking so great, Tom and Leslie have some great tips to help get it ready for the warmer weather. Spring also means a cleaning frenzy for many of us and we’ve got a few ideas to make it a little less painful.  And, if you’re planning a painting project, we’ve got tips on paint that is low VOC and easy to use. Plus answers to your calls about laminate floors, replacing an electic panel, removing odors, repairing ice dams, kitchen countertops, building a barbecue pit and fixing a noisy toilet.

Spring means wet, muddy yards and wet basements! In this hour, Tom & Leslie deliver the easy fix for wet basements and have tips to spruce up your curb appeal. We’ll also welcome an expert from Therma-tru doors with tips on how an updated front entry door can improve both your home’s value and appearance.  Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions on cleaning wood floors, replacing a hot water heater, staining wood, venting a bathroom, enclosing a patio, repairing a squeaky floor, cleaning air conditioning ducts and removing roof stains. Plus get a decorating tip on displaying collectible plates.