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6 December 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 6 DEC 2014 Shoddy workmanship?  Sounds like there is a lot of it from Storm Chasers replacing hail damaged roofs quickly and with in experienced crews.  Home Inspector Randy Funk tells us what he is finding and what to look out for.  Joe stands in front of the class...

29 November 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 29 NOV 2014 A variety of topics today including Induction Cook tops and ranges, painting in cold weather, winterizing power equipment, whats wrong with a 6 point socket, sealing Oakley stone, new packaging for Elmer’s wood filler, and getting leaves up off...

22 November 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 22 NOV 2014 Joe goes off on a rant about contractors saying they are licenced when really they are registered.  Big difference in his mind.  Lead paint EPA fines are handed out again, this time in Boise.  Tara gets a new furnace, and Randy Funk Home Inspector and...

15 November 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 15 NOV 2014 Joe goes through a list of freezable things in your garage, circulation pumps, winter housekeeping, snow shoveling tips, and Tara tells the tale of her furnace adventure.  Listeners call in about solar sequencing with siding and windows, winterizing a...

Hot Water Circulation P...

Here is the video on installing a hot water circulation pump that I referred to in the November 15, 2014 HomeFix Show.  These pumps are available locally at the big orange place, the blue one, and plumbing supply houses.  About $280 from what I am...

8 November 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 8 NOV 2014 It ain’t the heat, its the Humidity!  Joe talks about humidification, and clear finishes.  Melissa, Susie, Ken and Jan from the Filter Factory Outlet store sit in to discuss indoor air quality, plants, and filtration.  Listeners ask about refinishing...

1 November 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 1 NOV 2014 Splash blocks and downspout extension is Joe’s how-to that opens the show, also closing air vents and doors in unused rooms, and concrete crack filler benefits.  Listeners ask about crawlspace circulation, flickering fan bulbs, LED lighting, tankless...

25 October 2014 Show

The HomeFix Show | 25 OCT 2014 Busy show today!  Caveman Bill is our guest for a bit in the 8 AM hour to talk about his new survival and camping invention. Joe talks about roofing replacement, siding recommendations, sprinkler blowouts, and painting over wood paneling.  Also...