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…
TOM: There’s nothing like the glow of a crackling fire on a cold night but only if the chimney that carries the smoke away is safe. Hi. I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete with today’s Money Pit Home Improvement Minute. TOM: A chimney that’s in bad shape can lead to a chimney fire, Read the full article…
Figure out how water is getting into a chimney and fireplace. Also, get tips on hiring chimney repair experts and removing mildew and mold caused by moisture.
If you are waiting for Santa Claus to pay your home a visit, you might want to make sure the chimney is clean and safe. Learn how find a reputable chimney sweep company. Get advice to help keep your live tree fresh and green for the whole holiday season. Your kitchen gets quite a workout this time of year, which could add up to high utility bills if you’re not careful. Get advice on saving water, gas and electricity. Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about updating baths and kitchens, squeaky floor fixes, insulation products, radon, cleaning a deck, mold on walls, noisy countertops, and decorating a fireplace.
Learn how to make your home safe for children over the holiday season. Get tips on keeping your chimney safe and in top shape. Consumer’s Digest gives your great ideas on which appliances are worth giving as gifts. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, basement drainage, grants or loans for renovations, improving foundation, correcting window movement, radiant heating, fixing drafty doors, remodeling a deck, appliance warrantees.
Learn how to prevent rodent infestation by getting advice on ways to keep mice and rats out of your house. Find out what to look for in your chimney to make sure it’s safe and structurally sound. And get tips from the EPA that take the guesswork out of saving water. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, insulation, ice maker, garage floor repair, leaky roofs, toilet installation, carpet products, refrigerator purchase.
Learn a quick way to keep your concrete patio looking great. Tips on how to get your fireplace ready for cozy Fall temperatures.Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about metal roofing, siding options, removing carpeting, restoring a deck, cleaning mold off driveways, painting a basement floor.
Find out how to make sure that your chimney is safe. Learn how to avoid a chimney fire and find out whether you need a chimney liner. Get tips on having your chimney cleaned regularly by a professional, licensed sweep.
Learn why a chimney liner is not always necessary. Find out how a chimney cap can keep animals out of your fireplace.
Learn why you should beware of unnecessary chimney repairs. Find out how some chimney sweeps try to sell unnecessary repairs for chimneys and fireplaces.