Find out whether painting kitchen countertops – whether than replacing them – is a worthwhile option, and steps to take before tackling the job.
How to Repair a Laminate Countertop Renowned for value and durability, laminate countertops are a great choice for any kitchen. If yours are scratched, don’t panic. Gouges can easily be fixed with seam filler in a few easy steps. If the edges of your laminate countertops are damaged, heat will reactivate the contact cement used Read the full article…
Find out how to restore a smooth surface to your scratched Corian countertops. Get tips on trying a deep cleaning product from StoneCare.com or contacting a kitchen cabinet company to have someone lightly sand out the scratches.
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…
Are you tired of messy, sticky and unreliable glues? Now there’s a product that completely eliminates these problems: Bondic, the world’s first liquid plastic welding tool. Bondic can bond, build, fix and fill almost any material and is the first actual alternative to glue when it fails in today’s most common issues.
If you are thinking about selling your home, Tom and Leslie have room-by-room advice on how to edit your stuff so your home attracts offers from the very first showing. Plus, get insight on the next generation of “smart” home improvements and if your kitchen countertop is ready for a makeover, we’ll have tips on how to pick the best one for your home. And get answers to your calls about, sink odors, duct cleaning, repairing shingles, sealing wall cracks, electrical wiring, roof leaks.
Want to be better organized but simply need more space? Tom and Leslie have tips on “hidden spaces” in the home that can make for a great storage solution. Plus find out how to get fresh filtered water from your refrigerator, and learn the best way to rid the outside of your home from mold, mildew, algae and moss, along with your calls on, foundation cracks, removing popcorn ceilings, porch repair, deck mold, window moisture, painting countertops, electric HWH, wood floor maintenance.
Is charging all those smart devices draining your wallet? Get tips on how to charge your devices without spending a fortune on electricity. Take on spring cleaning with a good look at your garage. We’ve got advice on garage cleaning and safety. Plus check out your deck before your first backyard shindig. Learn the five signs to look for that signal your deck might not be able to handle a large crowd. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about , yard drainage, countertops, mold, cleaning a deck, floor cracks, sink odors, washer/dryer installation, updating electrical service, wood floor repair.
It’s almost tax time. If you’d like to spare yourself as much as possible, it’s time to look into tax deductions related to home ownership. Learn which deductions are available. Circuit breakers are and essential part of your electrical panel to keep you safe. If they keep tripping, do you need a new panel? And there is one adhesive that you should have in your toolbox that can help with many of your DIY projects. Plus gets answer to your home improvement questions about, smoke detectors, foundation cracks, gutters, tankless hot water heaters, generator purchase, reroofing, slow drains, bamboo flooring, basement odors, kitchen backsplashes, heat pumps.
Learn what changes Tom made to bring his kitchen decor from the 1980s into the present day, and how he brought more light to the horribly dark room. Find out why he hired a professional to do the Corian countertops despite having the skills himself.