Front-loading washers are notorious for mold and mildew.

On this Week’s Podcast:

Front-loading washers often attract mold and mildew — here are a few ways you can fight back against these fungi. 

 Organizing professional Kandy Negus shares tips on how to declutter your home — fast — for the New Year.

• A caller wants to remove a 1960s cast iron bathtub from his home, but how in the world will he get it out? We offer a few suggestions.

• Joe’s Simple Solution will quiet down a squeaky door hinge.

Question of the Week:

Tara writes, “My dog found a hand warmer and got the black powder inside the package all over our hardwood floors. (The dog is fine, but) the black powder stained the hardwood floors in two areas and also our couch. 

We have washed and scrubbed the areas but the stain is still there. What would you recommend using to clean the areas?”

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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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