Rebranded ROCKWOOL Insulation Defies Fire, Water & Sound at 2018 International Builders Show

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Tom Kraeutler:   This is The Money Pits Top Products Podcast. I’m Tom Kraeutler on the floor of the 2018 International Builders’ Show, a place we get to come to check out products both new and old that can help you improve your home, make it more energy efficient. Now, one product that’s been doing that Read the full article…

Positive Energy Homes #1120172

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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 here to help you with improvements to your home, whether they’re décor, home improvement, maintenance, remodeling. Whatever is on your project list, we’d love to chat Read the full article…

2017’s Hottest Eco-Friendly Remodels Trending Now

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It doesn’t take a fashionista to know that green is in right now in the home remodeling scene. Sustainability is everything these days, and eco-friendly modern homeowners expect their homes to not only provide a warm, welcoming retreat from the world, but to help save the planet, as well. But there’s more to eco-friendly remodeling Read the full article…

Home Energy Audits: Save Money and Conserve Energy

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Tips to save money on your energy bills by getting home energy audits. A home energy audit can be performed for free by a utility company or by a trained, licensed technician for a fee. A technician will walk through your new or older home and help you determine the best way to make your home energy tight.

Don’t Forget to Recycle these 5 Things!

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Don’t Forget to Recycle these 5 Things! TOM: Even if you do a lot of recycling, five common household items could be missing from your routine. Don’t Forget to Recycle these 5 Things! Hi, I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete with today’s Money Pit home improvement minute. TOM: Beyond paper, plastic, and metal, Read the full article…

Save Energy

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How to Save Energy TOM: If your local utility has been sending you promos for energy efficient improvements, take the hint. You could receive big savings in the year ahead. Hi, I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete with today’s Money Pit Home Improvement Minute. TOM: Most municipal utilities understand the importance of energy Read the full article…

Earth-Friendly Home Improvements #0417171

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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 Happy Earth Day Weekend. Yes, I don’t know how often this happens. Probably every seven years but Earth Day actually happens this weekend. Isn’t that cool? We get Read the full article…

Mr Beams UltraBright Ceiling Light Adds Safety and Security

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We all have dark areas around our homes, like closets, pantries, sheds, garages and areas of the yard. You might be stumbling around in the dark, or worried about lurking intruders. Mr Beams lights let you add safety and security in less than 5 minutes without the need for an electrician. The UltraBright ceiling light Read the full article…

Mr. Beams Ultrabright Ceiling Light Adds Safety and Security

Mr. Beams Ultrabright Ceiling Light Adds Safety and Security

We all have dark areas around our homes, like closets, pantries, sheds, garages and areas of the yard. You might be stumbling around in the dark, or worried about lurking intruders. Mr Beams lights let you add safety and security in less than 5 minutes without the need for an electrician. The UltraBright Ceiling Light Read the full article…

Carrier Cor 7 Thermostat Makes Comfort and Savings Easy

Carrier Cor 7 Thermostat Makes Comfort and Savings Easy

Your HVAC system consumes about 50% of your home’s energy, so saving on your utilities is important. Connecting your HVAC system to your smart device gives you greater control over the system so you can start saving money from day one. The Carrier Cor 7 thermostat offers remote access to your home comfort system at Read the full article…