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How to Hang a Pre-Hung Door A new door is a great way to update your home. Pre-hung doors, which come with the frame already attached to a slab, make installing a door surprisingly easy, even to those new to DIY. If your existing door opening is framed and properly prepared, installing a pre-hung door Read the full article…

Keep a Green Lawn through Hot Summers, Home Inspection Tips and Low Cost Ways to Stay Cool

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Now that we are officially in the “dog days of summer” you might find you’re having a hard time maintaining a lush green lawn. Tom & Leslie have tips on how to protect your lawn so it’ll jump back once the weather cools off.  Plus find out how to hire the best home inspector when buying a home, and get advice on low cost to no cost ways to keep cool though these hottest days of summer. Also answers to your questions about, staining a deck, attic fans, stucco cracks, staining trim, pressure relief valves, window installation, leaky roofs, toilet noises, painting doors.

Keep Home Furnishings from From Fading in the Sun, Fixing Smelly Water and Tips to Get Your Grill Ready, and more

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Direct sunlight can fade furniture and floors, and raise energy costs.  In this show, Tom & Leslie deliver tips to keep damaging UV rays away.  Plus, find out how to fix smelly water problems, learn how to make your grill safe for a season of BBQ fun, and your calls on, sump pumps, well water, spray foam insulation, clean mold, expand deck, metal roof, deck siding, painting interior room, A/C, repair doors.

The Loophole That Can Cost Renters Big, and Learn Which Old-Fashioned Housing Style Offers Big Energy Savings

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Do you or someone you love rent your home?  Get the lowdown on content insurance, which can save you from a common spending trap.  Discover how log cabins are an example of “green” homes – and are more efficient than they appear.  Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about, ice dams, mold, removing paneling, ceiling stains, cracked walls, clogged drains, tax credits, door frames and dimmer switches.

Affordable Home Gadgets that Impress, Money-Saving Heating Tips for Renters, and the Pros and Cons of Real and Fake Holiday Trees

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Looking for that special something to wow holiday guests?  Consider these home gadgets that get big reactions for less.  Learn which changes can improve efficiency in apartments and rental homes.  And learn surprising benefits of real and fake trees.  Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, furnaces, pressure balance valves, replace siding, squeaky floors, paint siding, hardwood floors, fireplace installation, low water pressure, level floors, install doors.

HGTV Rehab Addict Host Nicole Curtis Talks Renovation and Restoration, the Perks of Switching to LED Lighting, and Smart Home Technology That Saves You Big

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Nicole Curtis discusses the challenges and joys of renovating homes on HGTV’s hit series Rehab Addict.  Learn how life gets safer, easier, and cheaper by switching to LED lighting.  And speaking of savings, smart homes aren’t just cool – they’re great for your budget’s bottom line.  Find out which home automation upgrades pay you back big.  Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, garage floors, eliminating smoke odors, refurbishing furniture, wood floors, interior doors, drafty windows.

Home Automation, Fall Leaf Collection Tips, and Oven Maintenance Tips That Spare You Hassles – and Pricey Repairs

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Home automation.  And those leaves aren’t going to rake themselves up, but tackling the time-honored autumn chore shouldn’t drag you down, either!  Get tips, tricks, techniques and tools that make raking easier.  And there’s a good chance your oven is poised for a workout this upcoming holiday season.  Learn which small repairs and improvements can keep it from giving out when you need it most.  Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, repairing a chimney, clean hardwood floors, drafty doors, remodeling a bathroom, trim and molding installation, repair tile in shower, failed seals on windows, garage insulation, winterizing a compressor, septic systems.

The Secret to Avoiding Contractor Horror Stories, How to Care for Leather, and the Scary Details of Child Car Seat Safety

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Leather seats cracked and faded? Get advice on how to care for leather furnishings.  We’ve all heard tales of contractors blowing deadlines, doing a lousy job, or worse.  Keep it from happening to you!  Get contractor hiring tips for weeding out the bad guys.  And 6 million car seats were recalled last year for safety issues – was yours one of them?  Learn where to go to check on your car seat’s safety.  Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, resealing a driveway, repairing an condenser unit, tree removal, bathroom venting, repairing door frames, installing a basement window, shed, proper grading and drainage.