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Contractor John's DIY House Medic

Home Improvement

The Dr. is in! With over 40 years in the remodeling and building industry, Contractor John will share with you the secrets to keeping your home in good repair, maintained properly and will guide you through any remodeling project from planning to completion.You can post questions on the Contractor John Facebook page.Watch DIY video's from Contractor John on the Contractor John YouTube channel.

The Dr. is in! With over 40 years in the remodeling and building industry, Contractor John will share with you the secrets to keeping your home in good repair, maintained properly and will guide you through any remodeling project from planning to completion.You can post questions on the Contractor John Facebook page.Watch DIY video's from Contractor John on the Contractor John YouTube channel.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Dr. is in! With over 40 years in the remodeling and building industry, Contractor John will share with you the secrets to keeping your home in good repair, maintained properly and will guide you through any remodeling project from planning to completion.You can post questions on the Contractor John Facebook page.Watch DIY video's from Contractor John on the Contractor John YouTube channel.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Building Code, The What and The Why

10/18/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 80 Episode Title: The Building Code, The What and The Why Episode Summary: Contractor John tags off the building inspector episode a few weeks ago and gives the listeners a a crash course in building codes. We answer the listener call of the week about remodeling and asbestos. Also, the tip of the week to ya and the prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this...

Duration:00:24:43

October Home Maintenance Checklist

10/11/2021
Season: 2 Episode: 79 Episode Title: October Home Maintenance Checklist Episode Summary: Contractor John walks with you through your October Home Maintenance Checklist, offering some additional information. We answer the listener call of the week about home alarm systems. Also, the tip of the week to ya and the prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: See Contractor John’s Show Schedule here Legal Shield (SHOW SPONSOR) Cutting Boards; Table...

Duration:00:19:01

Building Inspectors, Who They Are and What Do They Do?

10/4/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 78 Episode Title: Building Inspectors, Who They Are and What Do They Do? Episode Summary: Contractor John breaks down the duties of building inspectors in this episode. We answer the listener call of the week about adding a bathroom in the basement. Also, the tip of the week to ya and the prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: See Contractor John’s Show...

Duration:00:27:24

22 Tips To Get Your Home Ready for Winter, Even If You Don't Have Snow!

9/27/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 77 Episode Title: 22 Tips To Get Your Home Ready for Winter, even if you don’t have snow! Episode Summary: Contractor John simplifies helps you get you home ready for the upcoming season change with 22 tips. We answer the listener call of the week about rattling dishes. Also, the tip of the week to ya and the prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: See Contractor...

Duration:00:24:30

All About Whole House Fans and Attic Fans

9/20/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 76 Episode Title: All About Whole House Fans and Attic Fans Episode Summary: Contractor John simplifies the sometimes consion between whole house fans and attic fans and what part they play in a healthy home. Also, the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 See Contractor John’s Show...

Duration:00:23:55

September Home Maintenance Checklist

9/13/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 75 Episode Title: September home maintenance checklist Episode Summary: Download a free yearly home maintenance checklist at http://ContractorJohn.com. Contractor John goes over the list for September. The listener of the weeks question, along with the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number...

Duration:00:21:02

Freshen Up a Room on a Budget w/ Interior Decorator Rose Schmidt

9/6/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 74 Episode Title: Freshen Up a Room on a Budget w/ Interior Decorator Rose Schmidt Episode Summary: Join Contractor John and Interior Decorator guest Rose Schmidt for a discussion about how to freshen up a room on a budget and what window treatments are in. Also, the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number...

Duration:00:24:03

Bathroom Design Trends for 2021 and 2022 part 2 of 2

8/30/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 73 Episode Title: Bathroom Design Trends for 2021 and 2022 part 2 of 2 Episode Summary: Join Contractor John for a 2 part discussion about bathroom design trends for 2021 and 2022. What is hot and what is not! Also the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Plus we are giving away a cop of Contractor Johns book the Dimension Bible. Tune in for a chance to...

Duration:00:17:22

Bathroom Design Trends for 2021 and 2022 part 1 of 2

8/23/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 72 Episode Title: Bathroom Design Trends for 2021 and 2022 part 1 of 2 Episode Summary: Join Contractor John for a 2 part discussion about bathroom design trends for 2021 and 2022. What is hot and what is not! Also the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Plus we are giving away a cop of Contractor Johns book the Dimension Bible. Tune in for a chance to...

Duration:00:20:56

Listener Questions,, Waiting on Hot Water, Cleaning Your Chimney, Drywall Hole Repair, and more!

8/16/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 71 Episode Title: Listener Questions,, Waiting on Hot Water, Cleaning Your Chimney, Drywall Hole Repair, and more! Episode Summary: This week’s episode is a pot luck of listener questions. Also the tip of the week to ya and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 Legal Shield (SHOW SPONSOR) Cutting Boards; Table...

Duration:00:22:56

10 Tips To Childproof Your Home

8/9/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 70 Episode Title: 10 Tips To Childproof Your Home Episode Summary: 10 tips for adding child safety features to your home for Parents and Grandparents. Add to that the listener question of the week and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 Dewalt 20 volt Drill/Driver Drill bit set Husky Tool Caddie] Legal...

Duration:00:28:16

All About Paint Finishes

8/2/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 69 Episode Title: All About Paint Finishes Episode Summary: Which paint finish to use and where is it best used in like buying ham at the deli. Contractor John tries to bring some understanding to this often confusing subject. Add to that the listener question of the week and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number...

Duration:00:20:00

House Flipping 101 part 2 of 2

7/26/2021
Season: 2 Episode: 68 Episode Title: Flipping Houses 101 part 2 of 2 Episode Summary: Contractor John shares basic but critical information you will need if you plan on flipping houses. In fact, if you are remodeling at all you will gain valuable information from this 2 part episode. Add to that the listener question of the week and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 Dimension Bible for DIYers...

Duration:00:27:22

Flipping Houses 101 part 1 of 2

7/19/2021
Season: 2 Episode: 67 Episode Title: Flipping Houses 101 part 1 of 2 Episode Summary: Contractor John shares basic but critical information you will need if you plan on flipping houses. In fact, if you are remodeling at all you will gain valuable information from this 2 part episode. Add to that the listener question of the week and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 Dimension Bible for DIYers...

Duration:00:29:29

9 Common Home Repairs Made Easy

7/12/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 66 Episode Title: 9 Common Home Repairs Made Easy Episode Summary: Contractor John shares tips and trick to turn 9 common home repair projects into a much easier task. Included are links to several how to videos from the Contractor John Youtube Channel to help guide you along. ... and a look at lumber prices and the housing market Add to that the listener of the week question and prepping for...

Duration:00:23:01

Remodeling Trends for 2021 and Beyond

7/5/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 65 Episode Title: Remodeling Trends for 2021 and Beyond Episode Summary: Where are the look and feel of homes headed in 2021. In this episode we will look into the trending rooms, functions, colors, flooring, and more. Add to that the listener of the week question and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number...

Duration:00:26:08

12 Resources Every Homeowner Should Have

6/28/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 64 Episode Title: 12 Resources Every Homeowner Should Have Episode Summary: When you are working around the house you often need to know what to do and where to go to find something to make the outcome of your project the best it can be. Contractor John will share with you 12 Resources to keep at your fingertips. Plus the listener of the week question and prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the...

Duration:00:20:05

20 Tips to Make Your Small Bathroom Look and Feel Larger

6/21/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 63 Episode Title: 20 Tips to Make Your Small Bathroom Look and Feel Larger Episode Summary: In this weeks episode Contractor John reveals tips and tricks to make your Bathroom appear and in some cases really be larger Plus prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week! Resources mentioned in this episode: Questions? Call in Number 872-240-2909 Olympic Color Visualizer Legal Shield (SHOW...

Duration:00:22:58

Using a Power Washer to Clean; Your House, Your Deck, Patio, House or whatever.....

6/14/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 62 Episode Title: Using a Power Washer to Clean; Your House, Your Deck, Patio, House or whatever..... Episode Summary: Tagging off last weeks episode, 11 quick curb appeal projects you can do in a weekend, how about cleaning the house with a power washer? Today’s episode is Using a Power Washer to Clean; Your House, Your Deck, Patio, House or whatever..... I will walk you through how a pressure...

Duration:00:23:13

11 Quick Curb Appeal Projects You Can Do In A Weekend

6/7/2021
DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes Sponsored by Legal Shield Season: 2 Episode: 61 Episode Title: 11 quick curb appeal Projects You Can Do In A Weekend Episode Summary: Rather you are sprucing the house up to sell or you just want a nicer appearing home, these 11 curb appeal projects are what you need. Quick, easy and inexpensive is the name of this game. Plus prepping for Jeopardy fun fact of the week and the caller of the week! Resources mentioned in this...

Duration:00:25:18