Heating Up the Garage | Top DIY Mistakes | Water Heater Maintenance | Ep #2149

SHOW NOTES: DIY is on the rise but according to a new survey, 40% of homeowners report their projects were more difficult than expected and 80% admit to making a mistake along the way. We’ll dig into the most common ways DIY goes wrong to make sure that doesn’t happen to you. With the chilly weather upon us – now is a great time to take on projects to improve your warmth and comfort as temperatures drop – starting with a little hot water heater maintenance to help make sure you never run out! If you’re missing the days of spending warm evenings outside on your deck or patio, there’s no need to stop. You can use your outdoor spaces for a bit longer if you know how to easily add heat to outdoor spaces. Plus, answers to your home improvement questions: Sandi in Texas would like to know how to add a textured surface to paint. Mike in Ohio needs some suggestions of what some emergency sources of heating if your furnace goes out. Jean from Tennessee wants to know how to paint stucco siding. George in Texas needs help fixing some half-inch cracks in his driveway. John is wants to know what kind of sealant to use on his cement fireplace cap Do you have a home improvement or decor question? Call the show 24/7 at 888-MONEY-PIT (888-666-3974) or post your question here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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