Archive | October, 2011

DIY or not to DIY

……. That was the question of this week’s show.   I know that I’ve said it before, and, in all honesty, I believed it each time more than the previous, but this week’s show was stellar. Ian opened up with a pop quiz of the top 10 home improvement/repair tasks for DIY or for the […]

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Bryan Baeumler of HGTV’s Disaster DIY stops by

HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler, host of Disaster DIY and House of Bryan  stopped in to chat on this week’s The Home Discovery Show.  He shared tales of renovation and his own growth in the business. What a great guy. We’ll have to have him back. Jack from Vancouver called in and got us rolling with his […]

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Shocking! – The Home Discovery Show – October 9th.

We sparked of quite a discussion this week. Bob and Deana both called in with problems with electricity – specifically electrical panel issues. Bob’s was drafty and Deana had, what sounded like, a tired breaker. There was some mould in a rental property that concerned us as well. It shouldn’t be something to live with, […]

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Water water everywhere!

  The Home Discovery Show – October 2nd, 2011   Hello and welcome to the month that has 5 full weekends in it – for the last ditch effort for the home repairs.   This week’s Home Discovery Show was all wet. No, not really. We did have several calls about plumbing problems though. Don […]

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Mouldy bathfan venting

The call was to check the bath fan. It wasn’t “sucking” as well as it should. There was also an odour “somewhere” in the bathroom. Well, up into the attic. Found the fan venting. It was plastic, uninsulated and vented out the soffit. It was wet inside too. Wet enough to have it’s own little […]

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Back to Back; the Home Discovery Show – Sept 18th & 25th

Hello again and please pardon the piggy backing of two weeks on one blog. We’ve been extremely busy with getting other things done – including organizing the new web site. If you haven’t already, you’ll see a dramatic change of format and content. So, without further adue……  The last couple of weeks have been very […]

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