Here are some of the highlights from the April 10, 2010, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Guests on This Week’s Show

Mike Callahan with the Mobile BayBears joined us with the latest news on the grand opening of the Hank Aaron Museum.

Bill Gradisher gave us some of the benefits of prepping and sealing a wood deck with Flood brand wood cleaner and sealer.

Weekly Topic

This week, Danny had some great ideas for keeping water away from the foundation of your home.

Great Giveaway of the Week

FLOOD—The Wood Care Specialist—is giving away an awesome prize during the entire month of April! Two lucky people each week (a total of eight winners) will receive a FLOOD Deck Refurbishing Kit. Each kit will include:

  • 4 gallons of Flood CWF-UV® in Clear, Cedar, Redwood or Honey Gold


  • 4 gallons of Flood CWF-UV5® in Natural or Cedar

In addition, each winner will receive 4 gallons of Flood Wood Cleaner.

Questions Answered on This Week’s Show

  • Water-resistant green board vs. cement backer board for showers.
  • Removing a broken light bulb from the socket without a potato!
  • Exterior paint blistering.
  • How to unclog copper water lines.
  • Covering Dutch lap siding with cement fiber board.
  • Strip wallpaper or paint over it?
  • How to repair textured drywall.
  • Cleaning burnt foods from stove top drip pans.
  • Tongue and groove porch boards buckling.
  • Covering the gaps in a deck floor.
  • Removing a musty smell from antique wood furniture.
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Danny Lipford

Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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