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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...

Fold Down Downspout

Here are the photos I was talking about on the 11-1-2014 HomeFix Radio Show.  Simple to build and very valuable to your homes foundation.  Just use a piece of downspout that matches the ones you already have.  You may have to raise up the bottom elbow to get slope.  Make the drop down...

Cathedral of the Rockie...

See if this turns a light on for you: “When we are given our rewards, I would prefer to have erred on the side of grace rather than judgment; to have loved too much rather than too little; to have forgiven the undeserving rather than refused forgiveness to that one who deserved it; to...

Smell the Roses

Star-Eagle Independent Newspaper – NOV 2014 “Take some time to smell the roses”. Smell? Sure, that I can do. But to find the time to prune them and fertilize them, it is easier not to plant them at all. It is easier to go next door. They have nice roses. I can smell theirs. I...