Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Choosing Grout Colors: How to Find The Best Color For Your Tile

There are no hard-and-fast rules for choosing grout color, but these basic principles can help make the decision easier.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Podcast | August 27, 2022

In this week's radio show, hear our tips for picking pressure-treated lumber, plus how to get rid of a smoke odor from a neighbor.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show Podcast | August 20, 2022

This week, listen to learn about fire concerns with open floor plans, fixing a sticky vinyl floor and more. 
Vinyl floor bubble

3 Steps to Fix Bubbles in Vinyl Floors

Bubbles in vinyl flooring happen when moist air rises from below and gets trapped. Here's an easy fix.
linoleum tile floor

Removing Old Linoleum Can Release Asbestos

Old linoleum is a major source of asbestos. Ripping it up can release untold numbers of microscopic pieces of friable asbestos into the air.
Bare feet, seen close up, walking on wood plank flooring installed over radiant heating system

What You Should Know About Heated Floors

Your home's best heating source could exist just beneath your feet. Here's what you should know about heated floors.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | March 7, 2020

Heading into "Termite Week" Danny and Joe spoke with expert entomologist Dr. Jim Fredericks about the dangers this pest poses on your house.
bamboo

Bamboo Flooring Is Both Durable and Stylish

Bamboo flooring is both durable and stylish.

How to Properly Prep for a Bathroom Renovation

Bob needs advice picking the best material for sturdy walls that would go behind plastic shower panels.