Here are some of the highlights from the October 15, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.
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Questions Answered on This Week’s Show
This week’s topics of discussion included:
- Putting in a radiant floor system, and capping it with concrete.
- Using wood putty to fill a botched job on a door jamb.
- The reason to cut score lines on a patio slab.
- Using landscape blocks to create a drop-in grill enclosure.
- A peculiar viewpoint about toilet tank suction!
- How to cover stains on ceilings. (see answer)
- Deck stain that is still tacky after several months.
- Recoating an asphalt driveway. (see answer)
- Spackle vs. joint compound. (see answer)
- Is a garage foundation adequate to support a second floor.
- How to work on a chimney with a steep roof safely.
- Painting over wallpaper. (see answer)
- How to paint a kitchen stove.
- Removing bathroom wall tile from a shower. (see answer)
- Cure time for a concrete slab before painting or staining. (see answer)
- Repairing a water damaged subfloor in a bathroom.
Be sure to listen to each hour for all the answers!