All posts tagged "diy"
Show Notes: Generators, Allergies and Grills
Is your generator ready for a winter workout? Is your home filled with allergens? Is your grill ready for winter storage? If you answered yes to all these questions, Morris and James have answers for you. ...
- Posted October 17, 2015
Show Notes: Fall Home Fix-ups and More
Sloped floors, PURPLE high-performance drywall, and more. This is the first official week of fall home fix-ups. If your home needs some attention before winter weather arrives, join James and Morris for all you need to know. ...
- Posted September 12, 2015
How To Build A Closet
Well, we know that the caveman didn’t need much storage space — historians say he wore his loin cloth until it needed replacement. And once replaced, what was left of the old outfit was used as kindling....
- Posted July 18, 2015
Landscaping Tools for the Pro and Homeowner
Razor-Back and True Temper by AMES We met up with the team from AMES at this year’s National Hardware Show and talked tools. The Razor-Back is for the industrial landscaping professional that promises to be as tough...
- Posted June 24, 2015
Show Notes: Outdoor Kitchens and More
The kitchen have moved outdoors! If you have outgrown “just grilling” in your yard and are planning a move that to a full outdoor kitchen, we have some simple planning tips you will want to use. Thank...
- Posted June 20, 2015
Easy DIY Bathroom Fixes For Your Home
It’s no secret that a bathroom remodel is one of the top projects that will yield the best bang for your home improvement buck. Although the return on investment may be great, tight finances may postpone a...
- Posted June 6, 2015
Setting Kitchen Cabinets
Want to spruce up the kitchen with new cabinets? Lots of young folks are taking on this do-it-yourself project. Hardware stores are stocking up on all sorts of cabinets and parts, making things easier for you. First,...
- Posted July 9, 2014
Being Your Own Contractor
After job costs such as subcontractors, direct hire labor and materials, a remodeling contractor will earn somewhere between 33- and 45-percent of the project price. This amount is mostly used to pay overhead costs, with the left-over...
- Posted January 30, 2014
Can you guys please recommend some good general construction books for the “do-it yourselfer”? Paula Answer There are a number of outstanding publications available, and they start at about $5 going up to depending on the...
- Posted January 26, 2014
Do It Yourself Alarm Systems
Is it practical for homeowners to install their home security system? I’ve been to this new security store and they seem to sell most of the security systems that I’ve had alarm salesmen show me. Obviously I...
- Posted January 26, 2014