home improvement http://wamc.org en Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 7/2/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-plumbing-home-care-7214 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you’re finally getting around to updating that kitchen or bathroom of yours or dealing with a plumbing emergency, home maintenance and improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, we have two experts here with us today to answer your questions—Clint Kershaw and Drew </span>Colwell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span><a href="http://thehudsonvalley.mrrooter.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Mr. Rooter Plumbing</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Hudson Valley.</span></p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:10:28 +0000 93964 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 7/2/14 Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 5/14/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-plumbing-home-care-51414 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you’re finally getting around to updating that kitchen or bathroom of yours or dealing with a plumbing emergency, home maintenance and improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, we have two experts here with us today to answer your questions—Clint Kershaw and Drew </span>Colwell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span><a href="http://thehudsonvalley.mrrooter.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Mr. Rooter Plumbing</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Hudson Valley.</span></p><p> Wed, 14 May 2014 17:33:07 +0000 90422 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 5/14/14 Vox Pop : Home Improvement : 4/9/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-home-improvement-4914 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you’re flipping a house or finally getting around to updating that kitchen of yours, home improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, professional&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">engineer and construction specialist Darren Tracy is here with us today to answer your questions large and small about your next home improvement project.</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:30:00 +0000 87603 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Home Improvement : 4/9/14 Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 2/18/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-plumbing-home-care-21814 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you’re flipping a house, finally getting around to updating that kitchen of yours, or dealing with a plumbing emergency, home maintenance and improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, we have two experts here with us today to answer your questions—Clint Kershaw and Drew </span>Colwell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span><a href="http://thehudsonvalley.mrrooter.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Mr. Rooter Plumbing</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Hudson Valley.</span></p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 18:30:00 +0000 84160 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Plumbing & Home Care : 2/18/14 Vox Pop : Home Improvement : 1/15/14 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-home-improvement-11514 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you’re flipping a house or finally getting around to updating that kitchen of yours, home improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, professional&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">engineer and construction specialist Darren Tracy is here with us today to answer your questions large and small about your next home improvement project.</span></p><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 18:42:27 +0000 81899 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Home Improvement : 1/15/14 Vanguard Designer Showhouse 2013 http://wamc.org/post/vanguard-designer-showhouse-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.vanguard-aso.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Vanguard Showhouse</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is an annual fundraiser for </span><a href="http://www.albanysymphony.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Albany Symphony Orchestra</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Each year the area’s top interior designers are tapped and set free in one room of a house to decorate for visitors to walk through and see how truly marvelous a home can look.</span></p><p>Open from April 30 through May 19, the 33rd annual Vanguard Designer Showhouse raises funds for the Albany Symphony. The public is invited to come to a different large area home each year to see about 20 updated spaces, each put together by a separate design team.</p><p>Susan Jacobsen, Showhouse Chair, Corey Aldrich, Showhouse Consultant, and Paula McCormick, interior designer join us to tell us more.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 17:12:20 +0000 Joe Donahue 64354 at http://wamc.org Vanguard Designer Showhouse 2013 "Moving In" by Bruce Littlefield http://wamc.org/post/moving-bruce-littlefield <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>NY Times best-selling author and lifestyle expert <a href="http://www.brucelittlefield.com/">Bruce Littlefield’s</a> latest book is his most personal to date. In <em>Moving In: Tales of an Unlicensed Marriage</em>, he takes readers on a wild and often hysterical ride through the first year spent fixing up a historic old house with partner (and unwitting handyman) Scott Stewart, one of Manhattan’s top real estate brokers.</p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 15:35:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 64244 at http://wamc.org "Moving In" by Bruce Littlefield Mike Holmes - The Holmes Inspection http://wamc.org/post/mike-holmes-holmes-inspection <p>Mike Holmes is the host of the two highest rated programs on Home and Garden Television, <em>Holmes on Homes</em> and <em>Holmes</em> <em>Inspection</em>. WAMC&#39;s Patrick Donges spoke with Holmes about his new book, <em>The Holmes Inspection: The Essential Guide for Every Homeowner, Buyer, and Seller</em>, and about how a working class kid from Toronto became a television star.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 14:45:30 +0000 38599 at http://wamc.org