Is your home plagued by hard water? If so, you’re in very good company. In fact, about 80% of the homes in America have hard water – and it can really impact everyday life – from cooking to cleaning to doing laundry. Hard water makes it difficult to rinse the shampoo from your hair, and leaves Read the full article…
Learn how to control dust and reduce the possibility of Infiltration as ventilation air in home during remodeling projects and causing an asthma attack.
By keeping your indoor air healthier you can keep your family healthier, too. Follow these tips to keep everyone in your home, and the air you’re bre…
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.
Top tips to choose green cleaning products and know if a cleaning product is really a green cleaning product, and which ingredients should not be in green cleaning products and should be avoided for the health of your family and the environment.
Hazardous Hideaways for Germs #0410171 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 what are you working on on this beautiful spring weekend? If there’s something on your to-do list that has to do with your Read the full article…
Learn how to prevent toxic mold from stalking your family. Toxic mold, or black mold, which can lead to sick house syndrome, is a problem for millions of Americans. But by following these simple guidelines, you can avoid exposure to toxic mold and prevent sick house syndrome.
Find solutions to hard water problems from the experts at The Money Pit. DYI advice saving you money on hard water treatment services and hard water softeners and hard water filter equipment.
Tips on saving money on energy bills as well as lower your gas, electric, oil and water bills. You can save money on your energy bills by tuning your heating system and adding extra insulation, Fixing leaky toilets can save money on your water bill and help you save money on your energy bill.
Cooler weather is on the way – along with high heating bills – which is why now is a great time to update your home’s insulation. But how much do you really need to make a difference? Tom and Leslie have the answers. And, energy-efficient washers and dryers can save you money, but can they save you enough money to warrant their additional cost? Plus, late summer and early fall storms can be pretty damaging – find out how to make your house is storm ready. Along with answers to your questions about, wiring a house, backyard sink holes, planning a deck, installing a gas line for a dryer, foundation issues, HVAC ducts, basement moisture, dusty homes.