Podcast Episodes: Season 2

Season 2 Intro

Handyman Pros Radio Show trailer for season 2.  What to expect, new segments, and exciting guests.  January 2, 2020, Duration: 1.04.

Episode 1, Season 2:

Out With The Old And In With The New

Out with the old, in with the new
With the new year starting, what is on your list for this year? This week the handyman pros have a lively and candid discussion about planning for the new year, maintenance items, upgrades to your home, time and money, and the maintenance log. From the email bag, a question about painting. January 6, 2020, Duration: 30.02.

Episode 2, Season 2:

New Segments We Said We Would Do

We are finally going to do the new segments we said we were going to do!
The handyman pros have been talking about new segments for months, would you like to hear some? This week the handyman pros incorporate two new segments into the show, In the News, and a Technology segment. Smart home systems are discussed and some new technologies that are in the news that will have a dramatic impact on construction and home ownership. January 13, 2020, Duration: 31.05.

Actionable Tip: Weather Preparedness

As a result of the recent storms, the Handyman Pros decided to give some tips and tricks for adverse weather preparedness.  January 16, 2020, Duration: 4.09.

First Time Homebuyer

This week the Handyman Pros discuss an HVAC question that led into a discussion about first time home buying.  John and Larry share their unique perspective on being a first time homeowner, tips and tricks that can help you avoid aggravation. January 20, 2020, Duration: 27.10.

Action Tip of the Week: Stay Warm

The Arctic Express has covered most of the country, the Handyman Pros give some actionable tips on sealing your home to stop drafts, and some suggestions for heating small spaces. January 23, 2020, Duration: 7.08.

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Inspector Clouseau: An Interview With a Home Inspector

Inspector Clouseau, This week the Handyman Pros welcome guest Chris Kennedy of Kennedy Home Inspections. The Handyman Pros discuss the ins and outs of home inspections, discuss the value of home inspections, share stories, and get valuable insight from the home inspectors point of view. January 27, 2020, Duration: 35.22.

Actionable Tip: Starting a Fire

The handyman pros discuss a challenge encountered while trying to start a fire;  How do you get a “draft” started?   The Pros give a tip that really works!  Send us your questions to questions@handymanprosradioshow.com or go to our website, https://handymanprosradioshow.com/contact-us/ and drop us a line. February 6, 2020, Duration: 3.20.

House It Going – Tips On Selling You…

House it going (going, gone)!   A tips and tricks discussion about selling your home, featuring Pam Evans of Hello Pam Evans real estate.  Does the thought of selling your home overwhelm you?  This week, the Handyman Pros talk with a real estate professional about the process of getting your home ready to sell.  We interview Pam Evans of Hello Pam Evans Real Estate. Pam offers some awesome tips and tricks along with strategies to help you sell your home for top dollar. Don’t forget to visit our website for blog posts and video content: handymanprosradioshow.com. February 10, 2020, Duration: 33.18.

Action Tip: Testing out Your Sump Pump

The Handyman Pros discuss a tip on sump pumps and testing them out before you face trouble with the wet weather. February 13, 2020: Duration 8.19.

Flush Gordon – Discussion of Rebuilding Toilets and More

Flush Gordon!  This week the handyman pros discuss rebuilding toilets.  This weeks tip of the week has to do with a plumbing product: sharkbites. February 17, 2020: Duration: 25.01.

Action Tip: From the email Bag – Tip on Driving Small Nails

The handyman pros answer a question from the email bag on how to make driving small nails easier and safer.     We appreciate the questions and please keep them coming.   Send us your questions to questions@handymanprosradioshow.com or go to our website, Handyman Pros Radio Show and drop us a line. Join our Facebook Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/HandymanPros/?ref=group_header. February 20, 2020: Duration: 4.52

Landlording a Millennial Way: An Interview with Joel Larsgaard

The handyman pros interview Joel Larsgaard from HowToMoney.com.  Joel is a young multi talented guy who works  full time in broadcasting (producer of the Clark Howard Show),  has his own podcast, and has rental properties.  We talk about rental and property ownership.  Joel brings a great perspective on process, budgeting, and do it yourself maintenance.  

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Action Tip: Using a Threadlocker to Make Sure Things Stay Tight

The handyman pros help a listener tackle towel racks that continue to come loose by using a threadlocker.    

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Feb 27, 2020

Duration: 5:58

 

Interior doors don’t close properly? The handyman pros help you DIY  diagnose your interior door problems and give you some actionable tips and tricks for repairing or replacing an interior door.

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March 2, 2020

Duration 31:01

This week’s action tip: the multi purpose hotel key card.   From spreading wood filler to scraping ice off your windshield, learn some of the uses for old key cards from the handyman pros.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros.  Leave us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voice message here!

March 6, 2020

Duration: 7:04

This week the Handyman Pros interview Tim Harman from the You Can, Man podcast.  Tim is a kindred spirit and discusses several of his home repair projects along with the You Can, Man Podcast.  We discuss load bearing walls, DIY, Ford Bronco’s and more. For more information, join our Facebook group, Handyman Pros, send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 9, 2020

Duration: 41.07

This week’s action tip: Drilling Through Tile.   Use the right drill for the application and and learn how to drill the hole right the first time.   Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 12, 2020

Duration: 5.02

In this episode, the handyman pros discuss the repair of a hardwood floor.  Included are tips and tricks for sourcing hardwood flooring, removal of hardwood planks, installation of hardwood planks, applying a finish to the repair, and more.  Also in this episode, from the email bag, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, tips and tricks for maintaining your home when traveling for an extended period of time.  

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March 16, 2020

Duration: 31.59

This week’s action tip: An opportunity to use your unanticipated time off; use this time to create your home’s to-do list.  The handyman pros discuss many items you should start taking action on today.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 19, 2020

Duration: 7.42

Hey, Did you know you can lift concrete?  In this episode, the handyman pros interview Matt and Travis from Lift It Rite LLc, https://www.liftitritellc.com/, a company that specializes in lifting concrete slabs, foundations, and more.  Travis and Matt explain the process of lifting concrete slabs, and how you benefit by not having to replace your sunken concrete slabs.  Don’t replace it, Lift It Rite.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 23, 2020

Duration: 34.04

This week’s action tip: Using the angle pro calculator app.  The handyman pros discuss an application on your smartphone that calculates angles. Use your smartphone to help with your construction projects.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 26, 2020

Duration: 7.06

Hanging around: Tips and tricks for hanging artwork and mirrors.  This week the handyman pros talk about the process of hanging artwork, from planning to execution, the handyman pros give their tips and tricks to help you hang your artwork and achieve the look you desire.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

March 30, 2020

Duration: 29.17

This week’s action tip: Using an Ozone Generator, how to get rid of nasty smells.  Smells, an inevitable fact of owning a home.  From mildew, to grease, to cigarette smoke the Handyman Pros discuss using an Ozone generator to reduce smells.  Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

April 2, 2020

Duration: 9.07

You Put Your TV Where?  This week the handyman pros tackle the process of hanging televisions (monitors).  The pros discuss the factors that create a successful and enjoyable TV mount, including The different types of mounts, considerations including location, power availability, access to the cable, and many other tips and tricks. 

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April 6, 2020

Duration: 29.56

This week’s action tip: Using the fraction calculator app.  The handyman pros discuss an application on your smartphone that makes is quick and easy to work with fractions. Use your smartphone to help with your construction projects. 

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April 9, 2020

Duration: 4.26

Sharpen up, skills to help sharpen your tools.  This week the handyman pros give tips and tricks for sharpening your drill bits and tools.  Sharp tools just work better, learn the basics on sharpening drill bits, chisels, garden tools, and more.  Make your life easier and more efficient! Join the Facebook Group @handyman pros., send us an email, questions@handymanprosradioshow.com, or leave us a voicemail here!

April 13, 2020

Duration: 23.01

This week’s action tip: Mixing Powdered drywall mud.  The handyman pros talk about tips and tricks for mixing powdered drywall mud.  Tips to keep your drywall projects simple. 

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April 16, 2020

Duration: 7.59

In this episode, the Handyman Pros interview Sandy Mowery from Tuff Shed.  Sandy describes the advantages of working with a shed professional and purchasing a shed versus building one.  We have a candid discussion about materials, warranty, construction techniques, and customization. 

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April 20, 2020

Duration: 41.46

The Handyman Pros are excited to announce a short series of shows on how to hire and work with a contractor for those larger projects.  Included in the series is an interview with Chad “Coach” Carson.  We will speak with him about his current project, a complete rehab of a 100 year old home that has been converted into a 3 unit apartment and how he is working through this comprehensive project.

Dont miss the series! 

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April 22, 2020

Duration: 1.31

This week’s action tip: Caulking tips and tricks.  The handyman pros discuss a quick tip for a technique for caulking in tight places that will save you time and aggravation. 

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April 23, 2020

Duration: 4.23

Have you ever asked “How do you hire a good Contractor?”
In this episode, Hiring a Contractor, part 1: The Handyman Pros start the discussion on hiring contractors. Critical questions are answered; “What should I be concerned with?” and “How do I avoid potential problems?”. The Pros discussion surrounds the following considerations and more:

Scope of project
The Pricing Triad – How Time, Quality, and Money are at odds
Setting contractor minimum qualifications, and expectations
Do you want to work with a small, medium, or large company?
License and insurance ramifications.
Background checks; Supplied and other techniques.
Geography (are they local), National Affiliations, and other relevant factors.
Can they provide references?
Warranty; Policies and procedures.

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April 27, 2020
Duration: 33.47
 

This week’s action tip: Using a speed square as a saw guide.  The handyman pros give a carpentry tip that ensures square cuts without breaking out the chop saw. 

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April 30, 2020
Duration: 4.26