Christmas Montage

Last Minute Christmas List ideas

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-149.mp3The Handyguys did a bit of virtual perusing of the isles of our local True Value. Each of us made a Christmas shopping list and then compared our choices in this entertaining podcast.  We selected some excellent practical gift ideas … Continue reading Last Minute Christmas List ideas

Colored LED Christmas Lights

LED Christmas Lights for Energy Savings

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-148.mp3Can you save some money using LED Christmas Lights? The Handyguys discuss LED, mini-incandescent and C9 and C7 Christmas lights. LED Energy Savings This podcast was inspired by an article Handyguy Brian read on the Fox News Website entitled Good … Continue reading LED Christmas Lights for Energy Savings

Remodel Style Recessed Light

Installing Recessed Lighting

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-132.mp3In this audio episode of The Handyguys Podcast Brian and Paul discuss a listeners question about recessed lighting. How to Install Recessed lighting We got the following question from Rob: I recently discovered your podcast and I love it. I’m … Continue reading Installing Recessed Lighting

Danger Sign

Eposode #112 – Safety First

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-112.mp3There are dangers lurking around around your home! The Handyguys guys discuss some safety precautions that every homeowner and every Handyguy should consider when working around the home. We can’t cover every aspect of home safety in this podcast but … Continue reading Eposode #112 – Safety First

Electrical

Master Electrician Interview

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-109.mp3The Handyguys talk to Wayne Gilchrist from http://www.ezdiyelectricity.com. How does a homeowner get started working with electricity? The Handyguys of been involved in electrical projects since they were youngsters.  Handyguy Paul stuck his finger in a light socket when he … Continue reading Master Electrician Interview

How To Caulk Windows And Where To Caulk Windows

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-94.mp3The Handyguys discuss the the energy saving task of caulking windows. Announcements Before we discuss caulking windows we would like to remind our listeners and viewers of our recent video production on replacing a flush valve.  In addition, we will … Continue reading How To Caulk Windows And Where To Caulk Windows

Electrical

Electrical Toolkit And Surviving A Power Outage

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-70.mp3First up the electrical toolkit we talk about some key tools for doing electrical work and comment on an article in Fine Homebuilding called An Electrical ToolKit by Brian Walo. Fine Homebuilding says (About Brian Walo’s article): He recommends three … Continue reading Electrical Toolkit And Surviving A Power Outage

DIY Kitchen Remodel

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-65.mp3The Handyguys Brian & Paul discuss a DIY kitchen remodel. Some of the topics discussed in this podcast: Planning Skills Tools Timeline Budget When to bring in a professional Listen to the podcast for details and enjoy the before and … Continue reading DIY Kitchen Remodel

Future homeowners reading a book

The Home Owners Instruction Manual

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-58.mp3Knobs, switches and valves The Handyguys provide an operations manual for your home. When you buy a new piece of cool electronic gear, you get an owners manual that you can refer to when you need help.  Unfortunately, your house—the … Continue reading The Home Owners Instruction Manual

Monitoring Your Power Consumption

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-42.mp3A review of the Powercost MonitorTM A couple months ago, the Handyguys heard about a device that can tell you your current home power consumption and hourly cost for electricity.   The device is the Power Cost Monitor from Blue … Continue reading Monitoring Your Power Consumption

Material Choices When Finishing A Basement

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-19.mp3Part 4 in the Basement Finishing Series The Handyguys are becoming the “Basementguys” in this new fourth installment of the basement series.  The Handyguys discuss basement materials and revisit some old advice they gave about mowing lawns. First up… a … Continue reading Material Choices When Finishing A Basement

Overwhelmed by books

Finished Basement Planning And Dealing With Building Codes

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-18.mp3The Handyguys give an overview of how to plan for your finished basement. Part 3 in the Basement Finishing Series Now that your basement is ready to finish, you need to develop a plan to execute that construction job down … Continue reading Finished Basement Planning And Dealing With Building Codes

DIY Basement Finishing – Is My Basement Ready

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/www.handyguyspodcast.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-17.mp3The Handyguys help you determine whether your unfinished basement is suitable for finishing in their home improvement podcast. Part 2 in the basement finishing series.   Are you tired of that dirty old basement which is filled with all of … Continue reading DIY Basement Finishing – Is My Basement Ready