Learn how to stop your yard from turning into a swamp after a heavy rain when Tom and Leslie interview landscape contractor Roger Cook from This Old House landscaping expert. Find out why attic insulation is the cheapest, fastest and easiest way to save energy. And find out why cheaper is NOT better when it comes to paint. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about hardwood flooring, eliminating sewer flies, exterminating ants, painting over leak stains, how to select roofing shingles, choosing a stand-by generator, repairing refrigerators, removing adhesive from a tile floor and eliminating home odors.
Get tips on making carpets last by removing the dirt and avoiding damage from steam cleaners. Tom and Leslie offer the best ways to clean outside your home as well, with a pressure washer. Learn how to create glamour in the bathroom with some unusual lighting. Find out why a chandelier isn’t just for your dining room anymore. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about window replacement, buying a home, laminate flooring, removing mirrors on a wall, fixing a stained ceiling, painting a foundation, solving a leaky crawlspace, correcting a sewer smell, removing carpet from a concrete patio, how to choose insulation, and deciding if a pre-fab addition is the best choice for a remodel.