What happens when high-energy experts talk design and construction trends? A lot of advice surrounded by silliness. MyFixitUpLife talk show is thrilled to be part of the Wellborn Cabinet‘s showplace at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in Vegas. Broadcast live from their booth, hosts Mark and Theresa talked about everything with expert guests. There […]
The Arborwear Ascender Jacket – The toughest jacket you’ve never heard of! Like many contractors, I operate in two hemispheres of the home-improvement world: building and business. I need gear that’s at home in both places, and that’s how I ended up with Arborwear’sAscender jacket ($200). I’ve worn this jacket as an outer shell on […]
MyFixitUpLife hosts are talking DIY deck tips and money-saving tips to get your outdoors spaces ready for winter. DIY Network’s Cool Tool guru Grundy joins us from deep inside the big wide world of outdoor living with the North American Deck and Railing Association at DeckExpo in Chicago. We’re getting ready for winter with Fine […]
It’s ON! We’re bringing it fast and bright from Leviton’s teched-out, tuned-in power hub at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. Our homes get better and our gardens grow greener when Better Homes and Gardens editor Jill Waage cruises in to curate our collection. Fine Homebuilding Magazine’s Debra Silber sneak-peaks pro-grade how-to and […]
Mark & Theresa take you inside top home improvement media of This Old House, Extreme Makeover, Fine Homebuilding, and Better Homes & Gardens to talk everything from building a play home to Pinterest to trends in entryways and Mark’s personal privacy ratings to checking down on designer Jillian Harris‘s original EM:HE rejection. Fun interviews with […]
Mark & Theresa are bringing you inside the International Builders’ Show talking about the latest in door decor and more with Therma-Tru doors. They’re breaking down the details of durable stone and timber trim from Fypon that will make your home a stand-out and easy to install. And they’re talking with Extreme Makeover: Home Edition […]
When buying tools—especially tools I already have and that still mostly work—the new tool better pay for itself in a hurry. On my projects, Little Giant’s Select Step ladder beats this criterion.
A Carpenter’s Life as Told By Houses strikes me as a unique work of craft and writing. What makes it unique to me are the life circumstances, experiences, and perspective of the carpenter who shares his well-thought-out world view and utterly unique history: Larry Haun. Larry, best known for his articles and books published by […]
Mark and Theresa get the low-down on kingly ventilation products for your home and interview high-flying guests. Jeff Kenkelen from Air King Ventilation Products gives us real-deal information on choosing Energy Star fans for your bathroom upgrade, installing the right hood for an outdoor kitchen, and tells us 90% of Air King’s stuff is made […]
Mark & Theresa talk about proper ventilation for your home with Air King, and check in with Ed Sanders from Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Justin Fink from Fine Homebuilding magazine, Ed Del Grande from HGTVpro and Kohler, and Timothy Dahl from Charles & Hudson.