Homefront Radio Show for October 1, 2011

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Here are some of the highlights from the October 1, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Guests on This Week’s Show

  • George Snyder with Woodcraft talks about our Pinnacle great giveaway for this month.
  • Rick Abel with JELD-WEN Windows & Doors discusses some of the new improvements for double-hung windows.
Pinnacle 24” T-Square from Woodcraft

Pinnacle T-Square from Woodcraft

Great Giveaway of the Week

This week some lucky listener will win the Pinnacle 24” T-Square from Woodcraft.

To be eligible for this week’s Great Giveaway, call the Homefront Hotline at 800-946-4420 or go to Ask Questions on our website and ask your home improvement question.

Questions Answered on This Week’s Show

  • Installing vinyl siding over asbestos siding. (see answer)
  • Using eco-friendly paint stripper to strip a wood beam.
  • How to clean and polish old, dull brass hinges.
  • Problem with compacting attic insulation when clearing soffit vents.
  • Removing green adhesive stains from granite countertops.
  • How to remove lime scale mineral stains from glass shower doors.
  • Problems with cracked grout lines on a tile countertop.
  • How to remove old silicone sealant caulking around a tub.
  • Primer and paint to use on an outdoor garden bench. (see answer)
  • Which is best for a deck, composite or wood. (see answer)
  • How to remove multiple coats of paint on old woodwork.
  • Laying tile over cracks in a concrete slab.
  • How to remove a textured popcorn ceiling. (see answer)
  • Dealing with condensation when venting a bathroom fan out a roof.


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Homefront Radio Show for October 1, 2011