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The Money Pit Top Products Podcast focuses on the latest new product innovations for home improvement, home maintenance, home repair and home décor. In each episode, nationally syndicated radio host Tom Kraeutler interviews experts to bring you the up to date information on products to make your home beautiful, energy efficient and eco-friendly.

The Money Pit Top Products Podcast focuses on the latest new product innovations for home improvement, home maintenance, home repair and home décor. In each episode, nationally syndicated radio host Tom Kraeutler interviews experts to bring you the up to date information on products to make your home beautiful, energy efficient and eco-friendly.

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The Money Pit Top Products Podcast focuses on the latest new product innovations for home improvement, home maintenance, home repair and home décor. In each episode, nationally syndicated radio host Tom Kraeutler interviews experts to bring you the up to date information on products to make your home beautiful, energy efficient and eco-friendly.

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English

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Episodes

myQ Pet Portal Takes Smart Home Technology and Design to the Dogs

3/5/2021
The myQ Pet Portal is no ordinary doggie door. It is manufactured inside an exterior door, virtually invisible and provides an ingenious mechanism to safely let your pet inside or out to potty and play when you're not home! Hosts Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete interview Director of Product Development David Schuda. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:05

Lumber Liquidators Moves Forward with a New Brand Name and Improved Shopping Experience

12/1/2020
Some of the hardest working and most beautiful surfaces in any home are the floors. And for decades there's been no better source for durable and stylish flooring than Lumber Liquidators. Now, Lumber Liquidators is going forward as LL Flooring — and what’s more, the company has added a suite of digital tools and services designed to make the shopping experience better than ever before. LL Flooring President and CEO Charles Tyson joins hosts Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete to discuss their...

Duration:00:10:40

Low Maintenance Kitchen Design

8/31/2020
The kitchen may be the only room in the house where it can sometimes feel like you can spend as much time cleaning as cooking. Yet keeping a clean kitchen is as much about the kitchen design as it is the efforts of the chef. Here's how to achieve a kitchen that serves up easy to clean surfaces, appliances and fixtures. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:04:47

How to Safely to Hire a Contractor Post COVID-19

5/4/2020
COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we’ll do many things in the days and weeks ahead, and that is certainly true when it comes to how we’ll maintain and improve our homes. And that includes how we find and choose contractors to take on the projects we don’t want to do ourselves. But, if you ask your pro the right questions, you’ll be able to identify those that will not only be able to complete your project on time and on budget but do so in a way that protects you and your family from...

Duration:00:08:55

Fresh Ideas to Re Energize Your Home for Spring with Tips from Katie Allen of Lumber Liquidators

4/27/2020
While many have been hunkered down inside for weeks, the wear and tear on the house may be more evident than ever and the need for a fresh start is top of mind and also a great distraction. Katie Allen from Lumber Liquidators joins hosts Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete to talk about some creative ways to reenergize your home. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:53

How to Make Your Home Allergy Free

4/24/2020
Steps you can take to reduce allergic reactions and help keep the air in your home free of contaminants, irritants, and other allergens. Here’s where to begin to avoid allergens and breathe easier in your own home. Tom Kraeutler interviews indoor air quality expert Jeff May. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:09:32

Impact of the EPA's Freon Phase Out for Homeowners

4/18/2020
As temperatures rise and air conditioners begin to blast, the EPA has mandated an end to the production of Freon, a primary refrigerant chemical used in residential air conditioning. But what impact will the impact of the EPA’s 2020 Freon phase out be for homeovers? Find out in this interview with industry expert Andy Armstrong of Fujitsu General America, and learn about earth-friendly alternatives ready to step in to keep you cool and comfortable. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:07:05

Digitization of Home Services is a Win-Win for Homeowners and Pros

3/16/2020
Digitalization of home services is making life much easier for consumers, the same way it already has for many other industries. But today’s digital model isn’t just more efficient, it’s empowering and consumers are embracing it in droves. In this interview, HomeAdvisor technology expert Dan DiClerico explains why. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:10

Smart Home Technology Moves Mainstream

3/16/2020
Whether you consider yourself a do-it-yourselfer or one that loves to “GO PRO” when taking on home improvements, the fact of the matter is that thanks to the rapid advancements in home automation, our homes are doing a lot more for us these days. HomeAdvisor's Smart Home expert Dan DiClerico explains how this technology is doing more for our homes than ever before. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:04:06

Pearls Premium Lawn Seed Delivers the Ultimate Low-Maintenance Lawn: Needs Little Water and Minimal Mowing

11/6/2019
Everyone loves a beautiful green lawn, but not so much the time, expense and hassle or keeping it weed green, watering and cutting it. Jackson Madnick, founder of Pearls Premium Ultra-Low Maintenance Lawn Seed, explains how the product was developed to grow beautiful lawns without impacting the environment, needs very little water and rarely needs to be cut! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:37

How to Keep Kids Safe Online: Parent Controlled Routers

9/19/2019
Keeping them safe online is a growing concern for many parents. Parent controlled routers are an easy-to-install solution for stress-free digital parenting at home. Check out the different ways a parent controlled router works to guide and protect children’s internet usage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:10:13

Dandelion Energy Offers Clean, Affordable Geothermal Option

4/3/2019
Dandelion Energy geothermal offers a more affordable, cleaner and more reliable solution for heating and cooling homes. Interview with CEO Kathy Hannun. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:14

EZ Breathe Ventilation System Helps Reduce Contaminants and Below-Grade Moisture

2/4/2019
Did you know that energy efficient homes may very well also be trapping unhealthy air inside? Erica Lacroix, president of EZ Breathe Ventilation Systems, describes how to strike a balance between energy-efficiency and improved air quality in this interview with hosts Tom Kraeutler & Leslie Segrete on The Money Pit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:34

Do-it-Yourself Solar Systems Cut Costs

12/20/2018
DIY solar is a new trend has emerged that enables handy consumers to purchase and install solar energy systems themselves, reducing costs by 40% to 80%. Zach Stevens from Wholesale Solar explains the process. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:43

Deadly Paint Strippers | Interview with Mike Shade, Safer Chemicals/Healthy Families

10/16/2018
Many weekend warriors don’t know that a particular class of paint strippers containing two toxic chemicals pose major dangers even while using your typical safety equipment that have lead to over 60 deaths. Learn about the problem and alternatives for safer products from Mike Shade, Campaign Director for Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:42

Money Pit Delivers Smart Lock Installation Help for DIY'rs in New Video

6/22/2018
When installing a smart lock, door alignment is key to years of trouble-free use but often overlooked by DIY'rs. Money Pit Hosts Leslie and Segrete and Tom Kraeutler produced a video delivering step-by-step tips to diagnose & fix the most common smart lock installation issues. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:02:22

New Stair & Railing Design Adds Elegance to any Home

6/6/2018
Stairways are a focal point for any home and capture the attention of all who enter. If you are planning to build or remodel, these ideas for the latest stairway trends can help you find the perfect match for your decor. Host Tom Kraeutler interviews stair system expert Jimmy Coltharp with LJ Smith Stair Systems. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:36

Peel-Tek Provides a Better Way to Protect Surfaces During Remodeling, Crafts and More

5/31/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, Tom and Leslie interview Scott Halbert, President of Peel-Tek, a one-step solution for protecting both POROUS and NON-POROUS surfaces from damage during home improvement, construction, remodeling or craft projects. It's is different than other masking products such as painter's tape because it is much less messy, fussy, and can be can be used on virtually any surface. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:08

Realistic SYNLawn Artificial Turf Delivers Lush Durability for Homeowners

5/31/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, hosts Tom and Leslie interview Matthew Wagner of SYNLawn artificial turf so realistic if feels like real grass underfoot but needs virtually no maintenance. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:28

SharkTank’s Kevin Harrington Introduces The CoolBox Cooler at 2018 National Hardware Show

5/31/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, hosts Tom & Leslie interview SharkTanks’s Kevin Harrington who is introducing the brand new Cool Box Cooler, originally debuted on the program. The CoolBox is a high-tech ready-for-anything entertainment center with all the features you’ll need to have a great time from the BBQ, to the tailgate or beach. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:04:09