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Ep 24: Year in Review 2017

Ep 24: Year in Review 2017

A look back at some of the more interesting news topics of 2017 related to home improvements, construction, real estate, etc.
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Ep 23:  Trendy is so last year

Ep 23: Trendy is so last year

Trends come and trends go. Why do we care?
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Ep 22:  Measure Twice, Cut Thrice

Ep 22: Measure Twice, Cut Thrice

We've all heard the expression, "Measure twice, cut once."  And we all know what that means. I share some my measuring mistakes and the reasons for them to help you avoid making the same mistakes.
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Ep 21: Permits, legal stuff and DIY

Ep 21: Permits, legal stuff and DIY

Just because you can "Do It-Yourself" doesn't necessarily mean you can do it yourself. Do you know what permits and qualifications you need? I share some of my experiences, some legal, others not so much.
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Ep 20: What I did during my summer vacation

Ep 20: What I did during my summer vacation

Why is it that weekend projects rarely take one weekend? Where does one project end and another one begin? I explore these questions by sharing what I did (and didn't do) on my summer vacation.
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Ep 19: Mistakes Homeowners Make:  Not doing the math

Ep 19: Mistakes Homeowners Make: Not doing the math

The perils of not doing the math when it comes to home improvement costs
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Ep 18: Allow me to vent

Ep 18: Allow me to vent

Three options for heating a garage / workshop. Insulation and ventilation options for a 1-1/2 story Cape Cod. Solution for venting if no soffits are present. Construction jobs, the trades shortage and Millennials.
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Ep 17:  Honey-Do or Honey-Done

Ep 17: Honey-Do or Honey-Done

The pros and cons of to-do lists, a solution for a laundry closet, and garage workshop climate control.
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Ep 16:  If you ask me...

Ep 16: If you ask me…

Thoughts regarding the previous owner of our house. Answering a question from another podcast: is it okay to convert a bathroom to a laundry room?
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Ep 15:  Adventures in Moving and The Psycho Ex

Ep 15: Adventures in Moving and The Psycho Ex

Selling our house was like ending bad relationship. A series of events leading up to moving day have us wondering if our house somehow become the psycho ex.
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Ep 14: The DIY Shuffle

Ep 14: The DIY Shuffle

Back after a year's hiatus. How I managed to turn "just move in" into a construction zone and what we could have done differently to avoid this mess.
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The DIY Shuffle

The DIY Shuffle

A look back at our first year in this house as we shuffled from one home improvement project to another.
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