Fix It Home Improvement (general)

This week we talk about primers for paint. We cover the three basic types along with the best product for your project.

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Direct download: Primer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:42am CST

This week we talk about some of the changes in light bulbs. We cover LED, compact fluorescents and halogen. We also talk about the new language to determine brightness and color.

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Direct download: Light_Bulbs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CST

This week we talk about garbage disposals. We cover some tips, troubleshooting and what to look for when you are ready to buy.

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Direct download: Garbage_Disposals.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:08pm CST

This week we cover some basic drywall repair tips. Drywall repair is an excellent skill to have and it just takes a little practice. 

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Direct download: Drywall_-_Drywall_Repair.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:59am CST

This week we talk about different types of light switches and how to wire them. This is a great episode to come back to if you are wiring a 3 way switch. 

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Direct download: Types_of_Switches.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:15pm CST

This week we have a special episode. We stopped by the Garden Show in Chicago and took a look at some of the new companies and products for lawn and garden.

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Direct download: New_Products_for_Lawn_and_Garden.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:18pm CST

This week we talk about some excellent routines to keep your lawn mower running and cutting well. 

We talk about the different types of mowers and some features to look for. We also list the top rated mower brands from our research.

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Direct download: Lawn_Mowers_-_Lawn_Mower_Maintenance.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:08pm CST

This week we talk about rose care. Many homeowners don't use roses in their landscaping because they think it is difficult to care for roses. The new types of roses are easy to care for, hardy and almost goof proof for any gardener.

We spoke to rose expert Paul Zimmerman from http://paulzimmermanroses.com/. Paul gives us some tips on pruning roses.

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Direct download: Roses_-_Rose_Care.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40pm CST

This week we talk about how to unclog a drain and some tips on how to keep them from getting clogged.

We cover acids, bases and some excellent non-toxic bacterial cleaners. We talked to Julie and Bryan from Unique. You can check out their products at http://uniquemm.com/.

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Direct download: Drain_Openers_-_Drain_Cleaners_-_Drain_Tools.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:06pm CST

This week we talk about wasps and hornets. We cover wasp traps, wasp sprays and some tips to keep you from getting stung.

We spoke to Stewart from Terro and he had some great information. Here is a link for his products http://www.terro.com/.

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Direct download: Wasps_-_Hornets.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:05pm CST