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20 September 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 20 SEP 2014 Brandon Wright is my guest and tells an amazing story and the life lessons and philosophy behind Ultraclean Pro and the Disaster Response Team.  Inspiring and rewarding to listen to.  And for some reason, when we got off on carpet cleaning a bit, callers...

6 September 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 6 SEP 2014 Steve from Woodcraft is in studio and woodworking is the subject.  Especially with the woodworking Expo coming up next weekend.  Joe talks about clothes lines and identifing siding patterns.  Callers offer table saw blade suggestions, ask questions about...

30 August 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 30 AUG 2014 Michael joins us in the studio from Gem State Solar and we talk about solar attic fans and tubular skylights. Callers ask about two story installations and tricky attic situations. Joe talks to a caller about a bathroom remodel and gives advice on materials...

How Green is Your Tech

An interesting point of view on this subject.  If you recall the radio show on Simpler Living over the fourth of July weekend, we discussed implications of actions.  Here is a great...

16 August 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 16 AUG 2014 It is the regionally famous Ask a Plumber Show with Jim from Master Plumbing.  Jim takes calls from listeners about leaking ice makers, draining water heaters, pipe cameras, smelly water on the hot side, and drain pipes.  Joe asks him about filters,...

9 August 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 9 AUG 2014 Herding cats comes to mind every time Julie, Susie, Melissa, and Ken are in studio from the Filter Factory Outlet Store.  High energy puts it mildly.  The girls talk about filters, filtration and what it is like to be in a family business.  Also, lots of...

2 August 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 2 AUG 2014 SPECIAL PROGRAM: A panel discussion on the conversion feasibility of our homes to 100% solar. Guests are Carl Simpson from Renewable Energy NW and Kevin King from Even Green Technology. John Lodal, a Boise Homeowner who has and is making this conversion lends...

26 July 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 26 JUL 2014 A Tympani Tub of Topic and Triviality on todays show.  Joe talks about Duct work air leaks, giving caulking time to dry before paint, Attic fans, grout sealing, oil changes for power equipment, painting galvanized metal and totally off subject, The...