How to Clean Stains From Marble Tile


LESLIE: Steve in Hawaii has a question about how to clean stains from marble tile. Welcome to The Money Pit. STEVE: We’ve got this really nice travertine tile in our kitchen and some other parts of our home, too. But the kitchen is primarily the part that I’m bothered by. And you can see spots Read the full article…

Water Stain on Granite Countertop: How to Remove

Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink and Range Hood

LESLIE: Kim in Missouri is on the line and has a question about removing water stain on granite countertop. What can we do for you today? KIM: Earlier this year, I remodeled my bathroom and I had a new vanity put in and I had a black – it came in a black granite countertop. Read the full article…

Best Options for Kitchen Countertops


LESLIE: Laurie in Pennsylvania needs some help picking out a kitchen countertop material. What are you working on? LAURIE: It’s not for me, actually. My daughter and my son-in-law have bought a house and they’re moving in in January and they want to remodel their kitchen. And they don’t know what kind of counter to Read the full article…

How to Repair a Laminate Countertop | Video


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…

Poisonous Holiday Plants to Avoid #1219162

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…

How to Stage Your Home for a Fast Sale, Tips on the Next Generation of Smart Home Products and Ideas for Kitchen Counter Makeovers


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.

Finding Hidden Storage Spaces, Fresh Filtered Water from Your Fridge and How to Stop Mold, Mildew, Algae and Moss


 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.