Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Danny Via Satellite

Danny did satellite media tours about "staycations" from my back porch on May 20th that reached over 100 TV and radio stations. This is command central, inside the satellite truck. My SMT featured...
Back porch on Kuppersmith Project house

Create the Perfect Outdoor Retreat for Your Home

Spring has arrived and summer isn’t far behind, making this the ideal time to enhance the outdoor living space on your home. Read on to find out how I created the ultimate, low maintenance, backyard retreat to accommodate everything from a relaxing family cookout to formal outdoor entertaining.
Water feature in yard

Create the Perfect Outdoor Retreat for Your Home

Spring has arrived and summer isn’t far behind, making this the ideal time to enhance the outdoor living space on your home. Read on to find out how I created the ultimate, low maintenance, backyard retreat to accommodate everything from a relaxing family cookout to formal outdoor entertaining.
Installing Sliding Glass Door Unit on Kuppersmith Project House

Installing Sliding Glass Door Unit on Kuppersmith Project House

Between the family room and back porch on the Kuppersmith Project house, we installed a massive 8’ high by 16’ wide double sliding glass door that will give an 8’ by 8’ opening to the porch when fully open. Watch this video to find out more.
Door with obscure glass decorative panel

Innovative New Doors and Windows for Your Home

There were a number of innovative new doors and windows on display at the 2011 International Builder’s Show including decorative obscure glass doors, acrylic block windows, hinged door sidelights, and patio doors with blinds. Watch this video to find out more.

International Builders’ Show 2011

If there’s a new product or tool to make your home better, you’ll find it at the on display at the International Builder’s Show. We were on hand for this year's show to give you a front row seat on the latest trends and innovations in home improvement.

Homefront Radio Show for February 19, 2011

Listen to and read about the February 19, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.
Window unit being set in place on Kuppersmith Project house

Installing Insulated Windows on the Kuppersmith Project House

To improve energy efficiency and reduce maintenance on the Kuppersmith Project house, the drafty old windows were replaced with insulated glass, aluminum clad, wood frame windows. A special tape was applied around each window reduce air infiltration before the siding was applied. Watch this video to find out more.

The Kuppersmith Project 3: Exterior

With the demolition and foundation work out of the way on the Kuppersmith Project, we’re finally ready to start building the addition and renovating the existing exterior to turn our 1926 house into a practical home any family would love to own.