Find out what to consider before adding a garage, and how the need for a new roof should factor into decision-making.
Learn how to hurricane-proof your home with our ten hurricane preparation tips to help you keep your family safe and minimize damage to your home during a hurricane.
Find out how to reinforce a header for a garage door. Get tips on using a flinch plate to stiffen up the wood beams.
Was your last electric bill a real shocker? Tom and Leslie have advice on how utility companies are required to offer programs to help you use LESS of their product. Plus, the garage door turns 95 years old. We’ve got some fun facts about the history of the garage door to share as well as a peak into the biggest safety and décor improvements. And if you are shopping for your college student’s home away from home, we’ve got tips on dorm essentials offer up function, flair and some extra free space. All that plus answers to your calls about, railing, window repair, garage flooring, water temperature, attic noises, paint options.
While you may have been enjoying a lazy summer, your windows screens have been taking a beating from bugs, bird droppings and anything else floating through the air. Tom & Leslie will have three easy steps to make them sparkle. Plus, masonry work may be viewed as one of the toughest jobs. Get info on a new modular system that allows you to build an amazing number of masonry projects without cutting a single brick. And it’s back to school time. If you have a teenager heading off to college, find out how to put together the perfect college toolbox for all their needs. And get answers to your questions about, solar power, insulating a garage, basement , repairing asphalt driveway, hardwood floor repair, shade options, water softners.
Feeling a little cramped at home, but not ready to take on an addition? Then look up, down and around, because your home most likely already contains a space ready for conversion to a comfort zone, storage space or recreation area.
Now there’s a way to manage up to 65% of your home’s energy consumption, reducing your monthly utility bills. Rheem’s EcoNet Smart Home System allows homeowners to manage their home’s heating, cooling and water heating products using WiFi-connected technology.
This is a great time of year to give wood decks, trim or fencing a spruce up. Tom and Leslie have tips on how to pick the perfect stain to spruce up surfaces for the season. Plus, find out how to build your own backyard bee hives and get tips on adding screening to porch and patios, along with your calls about, generators, garage door installation, deck staining, nob & tube wiring, tree removal, sod, water heaters, paint siding, refrigerator odors, textured walls, siding issues.
Get advice on how to clean things in your home that rarely get cleaned, like the underside of your kitchen range hood. Discover life hacks for organizing that include using kitchen items like muffin tins. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, changing electrical panels, water lines, non chemical manufacturing, lighting, rusty well water, building a garage, ridge venting, tiling, bathroom venting, removal of stains on stair.
Learn whether cracks in concrete garage floors are structural or easily fixed, and which steps to take first.