Fix It 101
Fix It 101 | Kitchen Tuneup
Your kitchen is the hangout, the restaurant, and where you come for those late night snacks when you should be sleeping.From Kitchen Tune-Up, Carlos Lloyd joins the show to talk about how he helps homeowners transform kitchens with as little mess as possible. Also Pam, Jeff, and Jason let you know about their latest projects and why vents are a good thing for your home, in whatever form they take. Let's work!
Fix It 101: The Summer Porch
Mississippi summers are hot, but water is also wet. During this time of year the porch is still a great gathering place and also an easy portion of the house to renovate and make new. On this episode of Fix It 101 Pam, Jeff, and Jason help a caller figure out a new approach to tuning up her back porch. Also they talk about their latest projects and ways to be safe while working in the heat. Let's work!
Fix It 101: Water Works
David Ray Sayles from D Ray’s Plumbing, Heating, and AC has not been to the handyman hangout in a while but is always a welcomed voice. With experience in many different areas of keeping your home running properly, he joins Pam, Jeff, and Jason to share a few laughs and help with home improvement questions. Also the debate about insulating your attic is back in the conversation. Let's work!
Fix It 101: Water Displacement
Yes! 2020 is half way gone, but their are still projects on your to do list. On this episode of Fix It 101 Jeff, Pam & Jason discuss their disdain for pocket doors, when you should use latex paint, and the many uses of WD-40. Did you know it can be used to clean your child's crayon masterpiece off the wall? Let's work!
Fix It 101: No Bees In The House
The summer is a great time to get outside and enjoy nature but not when it’s too close to your home.Bees can be an unwelcome guest so today we talk with beekeeper and bee remover Ali Pinion from DreamingtheBee.com. She will talk about how you can properly remove bees from your home and how you can build your very own hive.
Fix It 101: Summer Wash and Paint
The summer solstice has officially ushered in the long days of summer and this is the perfect time to start a new project. Or at least complete the one you started during the early days of social distancing. During this episode of Fix It 101 Jason, Pam, and Jeff take on questions about microbial growth, power washing siding, and picking the right paint for your steps. Also we share the reasons your home improvement projects include more than one trip to the hardware store. Let's work!
Fix It 101: Energy Savers
On this episode of Fix It 101 we are trying to save you money.The summer months can bring with it high temperatures and high energy bills.We have some tips that can help lower you bill like switching your light bulbs and learning the proper direction your ceiling fan should blow.Also we have a few home improvement projects that will let you get the kids involved. Let's work!
Fix It 101: Are You Hot?
When is the last time you changed your air filter? If you have to think about it, take the next few minutes to go and look at it. Then come back and join the handyman hangout for another round of home improvement advice and DIY fixes. On this episode Jason and Pam welcome our favorite A/C technician, Timmy McClendon from A/C Remedies to talk about keeping the house cool during these famous Mississippi summers. Let's work!
Fix It 101: Fix The Work
Working on your home does not have to be a big task. With every third person having advice for how to approach your home improvement project, let our two experts and one jovial amateur give it a shot. Pam Pybas our expert home inspector, Jeff Salmons our expert contractor, and Jason Klein the jovial amateur are always ready to help with your project. And when the time comes, tell you to put the hammer down and call a professional. Send your home improvement questions to: Fixit101@mpbonline.org. Let's work!