Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | June 26, 2021


Listen to our tips for working with a contractor when adding a deck to your home. Jump to this segment here: [15:09].
  • [2:52]: Danny & Joe share an update on the cost of building materials
  • [5:31]: Danny talks about the importance of keeping homeowner’s insurance up to date
  • [15:09]: How to make sure the contractor building your deck is doing a good job
  • [21:19]: What to do when a door sticks to the jamb
  • [28:17]: Home Depot Best New Product: GE Front-Load Washing Machine with OdorBlock UltraFresh Vent System
  • [30:28]: What you should know about paver patios, polymeric sand and weeds
  • [31:50]: Pro tips for installing a brick or stone walkway
  • [40:42]: Tips for removing nails from a carpet tack strip
  • [49:20]: Simple Solution: how to re-screen a screen door and make it tight
  • [56:11]: What to do about a poorly installed dryer vent pipe
  • [01:01:10]: How to prevent moisture from entering the dryer vent pipe and dripping into the dryer
  • [01:03:19]: Attaching a planter box to a fence and training plants to grow up the fence
  • [1:09:55]: What to do about a driveway with standing water
  • [1:14:56]: Tips for efficient low-maintenance landscaping
  • [1:22:29]: The ideal time to prime and paint cedar
  • [1:33:47]: What you should know about spray-foam insulation and termite bonds
  • [0:00]: Tips for refreshing your tile floor’s grout
  • [1:43:05]: Simple Solution: Making flower boxes out of rain gutters to attach to porch railings

Building a deck for your home, and not sure how to check up on your contractor to make sure they’re doing the job right? We’ve gotcha covered in this episode of The Today’s Homeowner Radio Show. 

Are you still wondering if the cost of building materials will stabilize following the Covid-19 pandemic’s sky-high price hikes? Skip to [2:52] for the latest update.

And what about creating a walkway that connects your front door and driveway? We have some thoughts on that topic, too! 

Listen to the Today’s Homeowner Radio Show for more home improvement tips!

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  1. Hi,
    What are the demensions of the above deck in picture ? Also the name of decking material used.
    Thank you,
    L. Donaldson


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