How to Choose a Chimney Sweep #1113172

roof_chimney_clean_sweep_sweeper_shutterstock_126939692

TOM: Coast to coast and floorboards to shingles, this is The Money Pit Home Improvement Radio Show. I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete. TOM: And we are so pleased that you’re here with us today on this chilly November weekend. You getting your house ready for Turkey Day? Coming up, right? Just, what, Read the full article…

A Buyer’s Guide to Artificial Christmas Trees

christmas-decorations-1473475_1280

For many families, Christmas trees are the beautiful centerpiece of their holiday decor. Whether gathering around the tree to hang lights and ornaments, take a family photo or open presents, it’s at the heart of so many traditions and memories. While the scent and feel of a real Christmas tree is preferred by some, it Read the full article…

Tips for Building a Backyard Fire Pit #1113171

shutterstock_109690025firepit

TOM: Coast to coast and floorboards to shingles, this is The Money Pit Home Improvement Radio Show. I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete. TOM: Coming up this hour, we’ve got a great show planned, starting with a tip on building backyard fire pits. You know, they’re really hot right now; I mean literally. Read the full article…

3 Home Heating Mistakes That Increase Your Energy Bills

Winter Ice Dams on Gutters

As the days get shorter and temperatures start to sink, most households find their home heating bills starting to run out of control. Even worse, sometimes it feels like your house just stays cold no matter how high you crank the heat! If this sounds like your life, it’s time to take some action to Read the full article…

Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season Sign With Stormy Background

TOM: Hurricane season is here, and it’s not just high force winds that make hurricanes so dangerous. Hi, I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete with today’s Money Pit Home Improvement Minute. TOM: Airborne debris can cause more damage than wind itself, so make sure your house can withstand both. Impact-resistant fiberglass doors are Read the full article…