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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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Episodes

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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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

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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:09

COAST Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation in Tools & Lighting

5/31/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, Tom and Leslie interview David Brands. CEO of COAST. From innovations in LED lighting to double-lock knives that are much safer to use, COAST has been developing new, innovative products since its founder created the first filet knife to help salmon fisherman in 1919. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:57

Centurion Rides the Cutting Edge of Affordable Garden Tools and Outdoor Living Products

5/30/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, hosts Tom & Leslie interview Centurion’s Bill Freimuth, VP of Sales & Marketing, about the latest innovations in affordable and high-quality garden tools from the decade old brand helping DIY’rs and pros alike accomplish outdoor living tasks with comfort and ease. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:02

CHANNELLOCK Innovations Stretch Across Generations

5/30/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, hosts Tom & Leslie interview Ryan DeArment, CHANNELLOCK's Vice President of Sales and Marketing and to learn about the latest products in a brand that’s been delivering innovation in hand tools for generations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:14

Coatings with a Purpose Tackles Stain Removal with Ease

5/30/2018
Live from the 2018 National Hardware Show, hosts Tom & Leslie interview John Briggs, the founder of Coatings with a Purpose, cleaners designed to penetrate deep into contaminants, quickly releasing the chemical bonds that hold the stains to a wide variety of materials, including oil, grass, grease and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:56

Best Way to Spend a Tax Refund Fixing Up Your Home

3/19/2018
If you are an average homeowner, you might be happy to know that the average tax refund you could expect to receive is about $3,000. So, we got to thinking, what kinds of improvements could you do with a $3,000 tax refund and it turns out there are actually quite a few and many of those improvements will add real value to your home. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:40