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Episode 65 - Hurricane Season, Preparing for the Storm

10/9/2018
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The Home Pros discuss the impact your home may face when in the path of severe weather events such as hurricanes and tropical storms. Minimize the threat of damage to your home, your property, and your loved ones with our list of tips that are designed to help you weather the storm. Get the most out of your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:19:50

Episode 64 - Toilet Maintenance, 3-Way Dimmers, Refinishing an Exterior Door

10/5/2018
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The Home Pros review a list of items that may be causing problems with the way your toilet flushes. We also take on the challenge of installing a dimmer on a multi-switch lighting circuit. Plus, we help a listener who is struggling with refinishing an exterior wood door and we share yet another Closing Contractor Mystery Sound. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home...

Duration:00:19:56

Episode 63 - Metal Roofing vs. Asphalt Shingles, Managing Your Contractor, Flea Treatment

9/29/2018
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Which is better, a metal roof or an asphalt shingle roof? The Home Pros discuss the pros and cons of each. Also, we offer some guidance on how to manage the contractor you hire for your home improvement project. Plus, Meaghan Sicilian from Scout's Pest Control offers professional advice on keeping fleas in check around your home. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all of...

Duration:00:19:53

Episode 62 - Team Spirit and Your Home, Closing Contractor Mystery Sound

9/26/2018
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The Home Pros invite our listeners to share the various ways they express their team spirit around the home as we kickoff a brand new football season. Plus, we tackle the issue related to yet another Closing Contractor Mystery Sound. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:20:00

Episode 61 - Frozen Refrigerant Lines, Repairing Textured Ceilings, Home Pros News Update

9/23/2018
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The Home Pros offer tips on maintaining the textured ceiling finish in your home. We take a look at frozen refrigerant lines on an air conditioning system and review some of the issues that may be causing this condition. Plus, we share our take on some of the recent news in the real estate industry with our Home Pros Radio Show News Update. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended...

Duration:00:19:44

Episode 60 - Fire Damage, Finding a Roof Leak, The Security Sound 3000

9/18/2018
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The Home Pros help a listener who is struggling with fire damage found under her home and offer guidance for another listener who has water leaking through his kitchen ceiling. Prime Lending provides us with a suggestion on getting your home ready for the new school year and Tommy and Shane brainstorm new ideas for your home security system. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended...

Duration:00:19:19

Episode 59 - Exterior Door Safety, Light Switch Installation, Mystery Sound

9/7/2018
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We review safety hazards and recommended fixes for problems frequently identified on exterior windows and doors. Our RIC Home Inspections Photo from the Field sparks an interesting discussion about common installation practices with your home's lighting system. Plus, we train our ears to find potential repair issues with our Closing Contractor Mystery Sound. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder...

Duration:00:19:57

Episode 58 - Cracked Floor Tile, Notched Joists, Plumbing Venting

8/30/2018
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The Home Pros share tips on how to determine if cracks in your tile floor could be an indication of a structural concern. We also discuss floor joist notching which is a common cause of this type of condition. A listener calls in with a problem related to inadequate plumbing ventilation. Plus, Melanie Stewart Henson with TechHomePro joins us for the Home Pros Radio Show Trivia Challenge. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of...

Duration:00:20:00

Episode 57 - Garage Door Safety, Mixing Valves, Removing a Hornet Nest

8/22/2018
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The Home Pros review common safety issues found on garage doors. Also, Scout's Pest Control offers advice for a listener with a hornet's nest in his foundation. Plus, Tommy and Shane discuss mixing valves as a listener wrestles with missing hot water at his kitchen sink and they share ideas on how to work an old fireplace into your room's interior design. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership...

Duration:00:19:57

Episode 56 - Diagnosing a Moisture Stain, Composite Decking, Nailgun Mishap

8/15/2018
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The Home Pros take your calls as we help a listener address a moisture stain that appeared on his drywall while another caller inquires about using composite decking material on his home. We also share the story of a contractor who teaches us a lesson on nailgun safety and we also challenge our listeners with the Closing Contractor Mystery Sound. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder offer extended to all...

Duration:00:19:47

Episode 55 - Reversed Polarity, Weep Holes, Polybutylene Piping

8/9/2018
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Learn about reversed polarity in your electrical system and why it's an electrical hazard that needs immediate repair. Also, Tommy and Shane offer guidance to a listener with polybutylene plumbing issues and we discuss the importance of weep holes in your home. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:19:57

Episode 54 - TechHomePro - Vacation Safety for your Home

8/4/2018
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Learn how to protect your home from damage caused by theft and by unforeseen disaster while you are away on vacation. The Home Pros share tips on how to keep your home safe with Melanie Stewart Henson from TechHomePro Safe and Smart Home Systems. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:19:59

Episode 53 - Foundation Moisture, Sill Damage, World Cup Trivia Challenge

7/31/2018
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Join the Home Pros as they help you to identify and diagnose conditions that may indicate a moisture problem in your home's foundation. Tommy and Shane also help a homeowner who was caught by surprise by moisture damage in her flooring system. Plus, we learn what home improvement and the game of soccer have in common in the World Cup edition of our Home Pros Radio Show Trivial Challenge. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of...

Duration:00:19:45

Episode 52 - Home Maintenance Habits - Standard Practice or Intense Obsession?

7/26/2018
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Do you have any home maintenance habits that some would consider obsessive? Tommy and Shane explore this topic as they share their experiences and ask for input from our listening audience. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:19:07

Episode 51 - Refinishing Aluminum Siding, Wood Floor Squeaks, Common Home Upgrade Estimates

7/19/2018
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The Home Pros take on the challenge of refinishing aluminum siding and help a listener address loose wood flooring in his home. Plus we have a new Closing Contractor Mystery Sound and a Home Pros Radio Show Trivia Challenge that helps us gain a better idea of what some common home upgrades might cost. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special Homebinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:20:00

Episode 50 - Fire Hazard in Laundry, Lead-Based Paint, Dishwasher Drain Maintenance

7/12/2018
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Check out our RIC Home Inspections Photo From the Field as The Home Pros discuss a laundry room situation that could be a house fire waiting to happen. Also, Tommy and Shane help a listener with maintaining her dishwasher drain and they answer questions about lead-based paint and radon testing. Plus, our audience takes stabs at a rather unique Closing Contractor Mystery Sound. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special...

Duration:00:19:14

Episode 49 - Supporting a Pool Table, Kickout Flashing, Swarming Termites and Mosquitoes

6/26/2018
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The Home Pros offer advice for a homeowner who wants to place a pool table in a Family Room over a Garage. Tommy and Shane discuss the importance of proper kickout flashing installation and we talk with Meaghan Sicilian from Scout's Pest Control about treating termites and mosquitoes around your home. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners

Duration:00:19:13

Episode 48 - Blossman Gas - Gas System Safety, Choosing a Gas Grill

6/20/2018
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A dangerous discovery during a home inspection prompts the Home Pros to bring in Jake Allen with Blossman Gas to discuss how to properly maintain the gas system in your home. We also take this opportunity ask Jake for some tips on what we need to look for when purchasing a gas grill. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:20:05

Episode 47 - The Briles Company Insurance - Choosing an Insurance Policy, Summer Storms and Hail Damage

6/6/2018
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The Home Pros review your home insurance options with Tim Briles, President of the Briles Company Insurance. Discover the best way to respond the next time your home is hit with storm damage and learn how you can avoid contractors who might be seeking to take advantage of homeowners in distress. Get the most out of owning your home with HomeBinder. Listen for your promo code to take advantage of the special HomeBinder membership offer extended to all Home Pros Radio Show listeners.

Duration:00:18:38

Episode 46 - The Building Process, Pre-Drywall and New Construction Home Inspections

5/30/2018
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The Home Pros discuss the building process and identify the critical moments when a certified home inspector can be hired to help make sure things are progressing as planned. Learn about the specific components that are checked, some of the common issues that are found, and why catching them at the right moment can save you money and help you avoid bigger problems down the road.

Duration:00:17:32