Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

First Time Homeowner 2: Moving In

In the second of our six-part series, the paperwork is done, but the fun has just begun as our First Time Homeowner tackles much needed renovations before she can move into her new home. Whether it’s repairs or improvements, there’s a lot to learn!

Homefront Radio Show for January 14, 2012

Listen to and read about the January 14, 2012, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Hot Weather Safety

Find out how to keep cool and avoid heat stroke when summer arrives in full force. Listen to this tip to find out more.

Paint Prep

Before painting the outside of your house, you need to prepare the surface so the paint will adhere properly. Listen to this tip to find out how to prep your house for painting.

Construction Puzzle

A large construction project is like a giant jigsaw puzzle that doesn’t always come together as planned. Listen to this tip for common construction problems to watch out for.

Bifold Door Installation

Need a door that doesn’t take up a lot of space? A bi-fold door might just be the solution. Listen to this tip to find out more.

Programmable Thermostat

Saving money on your cooling bills this summer could be as easy as the flip of a switch. Listen to this tip to find out about programmable thermostats for your home.
HVAC professional checking air conditioner

Air Conditioner Sizing

Trying to stay cool this summer? Listen to this tip to find out how to get the right size air conditioner for your home.

Paint Paneling

Nothing traps your home in the seventies like shag carpeting or dark wood paneling. Listen to this tip to find out how to get rid of the retro look in your family room.