Mouse in house chewing through power cord
Ultrasonic pest repellers are popular, but simply plugging them in probably won’t end your problems with pests. (DepositPhotos)

On this Week’s Podcast:

• Do ultrasonic pest deterrents really work? Probably not, but our solution WILL work – every time.

 Danny’s unique way to remove ice buildup from his freezer using a shovel, tarp, and a hairdryer.

• A previous homeowner capped off your bathroom vent so it doesn’t function? No problem. Here’s how to get the vent working properly.

• Joe’s Simple Solution for screening paint chips, dust and dirt out of old paint.

Question of the Week:

Ken in Mississippi writes, “Is there a wrong way to blow in cellulose? There are some areas in my attic that are almost inaccessible and I just want to fill up as many cavities as possible. 

There is plenty of ventilation but I’m not going to be able to not blow insulation over the soffits.”

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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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