The Money Pit Radio Show
Week of October 19, 2009

Mix pumpkins and plumbing, and you'll end up with a plumbing bill.  Learn why. Get advice on pest control, including how to keep rodents from taking shelter in your home. Get tips on cellulose insulation from Tom Silva, the general contractor on This Old House. Plus get answer to your home improvement questions about, repairing window screens, fixing cracks in the Sheetrock walls, insulating a crawl space, repairing crumbling stairs, leveling a garage floor, humidifiers and indoor air quality, granite countertops and avoiding stains on them, and replacement windows.

A new study reveals your shower may be spewing potentially dangerous bacteria. Tom and Leslie talk to one of the study’s researchers. Learn how to fix a creaky deck. Get product info on a highly energy efficient hot water heater that has a touch pad temperature control. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about removing odors from concrete floors, leveling a driveway, refinishing furniture, fixing a leaky roof, removing stains from a patio, correcting a wood floor installation and painting and staining a deck to eliminate flaking