The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of May 4, 2009

Get “StayCation” solutions this hour, tips to create a vacation in your own back yard, including the step-by-step you’ll need to make sure your grill is ready for a season of sizzling steaks. And, carpenter bees can certainly ruin your backyard fun. Tom and Leslie will have tips to keep these unwanted do-it-yourselfers away. Get tips on how to select replacement windows that will qualify for Federal energy tax credits. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about bathroom renovation and real estate values, eliminating honey bees, tiling over wallpaper, solving plumbing problems, installing a new roof, repairing galvanized ductwork and eliminating odors from a garbage disposal.

Imagine applying for your first mortgage, only to discover that you already have one! That could happen if you are the victim of identity theft. This hour, Todd Davis, CEO of Lifelock, tells us how. Also get deck makeover tips and advice on how to get your humidifier ready for use later in the Fall. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about tankless water heaters, repairing a cracked concrete garage floor, tips on dealing with indoor-outdoor carpet, fixing squeaky stairs, avoiding pesky woodpeckers and avoiding bugs in your house.