Here are some of the highlights from the February 8, 2014, Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford radio show.

Guest on This Week’s Show

Lawn and garden writer Julie Day-Jones shared tips on how to keep your feathered friends happy by making a homemade bird seed wreath or suet bird feeder.

Questions Answered on This Week’s Show

  • Adding attic insulation to the eaves on a house.
  • Replacing a rubber gasket in a faucet without marring the finish.
  • Whether to seal concrete after applying concrete patch.
  • How to insulate the floor above a crawlspace.
  • What size dehumidifier is needed to prevent sweating windows.
  • How to get rid of squirrels in an attic.
  • Whether to repair or replace a rotting wood window.
  • Painting brass kitchen cabinet hardware.
  • Fastening a metal transition strip to a concrete slab floor.
  • What’s the least expensive way to heat hot water.
  • Can fumes from gas lantern on porch cause a problem in attic.
  • How to patch cracks and spot finish a concrete slab floor.
  • Least expensive backer option when tiling a shower.
  • Whether to use spray foam to fill gaps around windows.
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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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