TOM: If you live in an apartment and pay for your own heat, you might feel like there’s little you can do to cut those costs. But the truth is, you’ve got options. Hi, I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete with today’s Money Pit home improvement tip. Renters sometimes think since they can’t Read the full article…
Whole-house dehumidifiers can help keep a basement dry, but they come with drawbacks – and safety hazards. Discover a crucial snag to look for before buying one. Plus, get tips for keeping moisture at bay without a whole-house dehumidifier.
Learn what to consider before swapping out your gas fireplace for a wood-burning fireplace. Plus, discover the device that distributes heat more effectively throughout your home.
How to Fix Uneven Heating Distribution in Home
When a major component of your HVAC system goes, like the compressor, learn how to determine if you should replace it, repair it or just get a whole new system.
Find out five easy energy saving home improvements that are affordable energy savers. Learn how insulation, sealants and weather-stripping, and water heater blankets can be big energy savers, and how to avoid the hype associated with big-ticket home improvements that offer major energy savings claims.
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.
Find out about home improvement upgrades with long-term value and how a new roof and new siding are likely to last twenty years or more.
An older duct system can limit a heater's effectiveness. Find out how to determine whether warming a chronically cold room requires replacing older ducts.
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 Holidays, everybody. Hope you’re having a fantastic holiday weekend enjoying the season, enjoying your friends, your family, maybe even enjoying the relatives because they’re not going to Read the full article…