Tag Archive: Home Improvement

Green Up While You Clean Up This Spring

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Tom Kraeutler Offers Tips to Save Time, Save Money, and Save Energy Inside and Out Spring is here and the joys of warm weather and outdoor living bring with them the headaches of winter wear and tear.  The Money Pit is here to help you clean up and green up your space without spending a lot of time and money.  Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler will showcase his favorite fix-ups and do-it-yourself projects for spring - with a focus on improvements that improve quality of life right away AND pay off over time.  Tom will demonstrate: The Smartest Way to…

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Winter Weather Outside is Frightful, Make INSIDE Most Delightful!

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Keep the elements OUT and the HAPPINESS in your home during the winter and beyond! The winter season means guests, inclement weather, and more time spent indoors.  It is also the time of high heating bills and cold drafts.  Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler will share great tips to winter-proof your home, from small weekend fixes to investments that will pay you back many times over in energy savings.  Tom will demonstrate products and solutions to get your home ready for winter.  Including: Protection against Winter Weather: New building materials help protect against moisture from rain and snow AND seal your…

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Kick Off the Fall Home Improvement Season with Tom Kraeutler

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Fall is the ideal time to undertake home improvements both indoors and out because it represents the “goldilocks” season – not too hot and not too cold. Whether your audience needs seasonal maintenance tips or designer-quality upgrades, Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler can help during this vital period for home fix-ups. Tom will bring your audience up to speed on the latest trends and investments and showcase new smart-home products. He will demonstrate: Bold Beauty meets ROI – Flooring is near the top of list for home improvements that pay, and fall is the time to do this project. New…

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Spring is the Goldilocks Season for Home Improvements

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With a winter that won’t end and epic blasts of rain and snow, this spring season looks to be historically short. Homeowners are being forced to squeeze a lot of projects into a short period of time and The Money Pit is here to help. Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler will showcase his favorite fix-ups and do-it-yourself projects for spring - with a focus on improvements that improve quality of life right away AND pay off over time.  Tom demonstrates: The Wood of the Future:  Make a statement with hardwood. Pre-finished solid hardwood with natural stains offer affordable, lasting luxury…

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Tom Kraeutler’s Father’s Day Gifts for Every Type of Dad!

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Father’s Day is fast approaching and who better than Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler to find the perfect gift for the special dad in your life. This year Tom has selected some of his favorite tools, tips, and gadgets to create a fast-paced segment that will showcase presents for all types of dads and ideas for what to do with them! DIY Dad: Tool time!  A compact drill that is up for big projects, a work bench that can stand up to a dropped bowling ball, shop vacs that inhale rocks, and more! Tech Dad: A laser to get a…

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How to Improve Your Home For A Record-Setting Renovation Year

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DIY Tips and Tricks from Home Improvement Expert George Oliphant! Last year saw the most new homes built in a decade – and Americans are projected to spend a near-record $317 billion on home improvement this year! With the housing industry on its most solid footing in years, spring is the perfect time to take stock of your home, inside and out! Whether it’s a quick-fix or a full-on overhaul, Emmy-Award Winning host George Oliphant gives you money saving tips - as well as the top trends in home improvements this season.  George Oliphant discusses Affordable, DIY-friendly ways to give your…

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DIY Tips and Tricks from Home Improvement Expert George Oliphant!

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Americans are projected to spend a near-record $317 billion on home improvement this year, and the housing industry is clearly on its most solid footing in years. How can we protect our investment and raise its value? Emmy-Award Winning host George Oliphant gives you the DIY tips that will help you save money, boost security and add value, while taking care of your home, inside and out. George Oliphant  discusses: Affordable, DIY-friendly ways to boost home security Getting your lawn ready for warm-weather activities Building a low-maintenance, durable deck About George Oliphant George Oliphant is the Emmy Award winning host of…

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High Tech Spring Home Improvements!

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Smart Solutions Enhance Quality of Life AND Save Money The home improvement industry has been hard at work incorporating new technologies into key elements of your home, and the result is major gains in functionality and cost savings. Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler will showcase his favorite clean ups and do-it-yourself projects for spring - with a focus on new technologies for the eco-friendly, connected world. Tom discusses: Never Fill Your Mower with Gas or Oil Again: Mow your whole lawn with clean, quiet battery operated technology, all for about 10 cents worth of electricity. Mudrooms Made Easy:  Add the…

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Tom Kraeutler’s Hibernation Checklist!

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One Weekend of Strategic Fix Ups Can Help Create a Whole Winter of Comfort Fall is the ideal time to undertake home improvements both indoors and out because it represents the “goldilocks” season – not too hot and not too cold.  Whether you are preparing for mud and moisture, insuring against power outages, or taking care of the little things before it gets colder, the Money Pit team can help during the vital period for home fix-ups. Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler will bring your audience up to speed on the latest trends, and provide tips on how to make your…

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Smart Living for Older Homes!

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Easy upgrades that can match – or surpass – the security, convenience, and livability of new construction! The average age of a single family home in the US is over 35 years old, meaning the majority of us are behind the curve when it comes to the latest features.  Home automation and so called “smart” technologies are developing so rapidly, even if your home is only a few years old odds are there are upgrades available in your budget. Home Improvement Expert Tom Kraeutler brings your audience up to speed on the latest trends, and provide tips on how to make your…

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