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Today Show: Ask Lou! Fix Your Squeaky Floors With…Baby Powder?

Solution for a squeaky wood floor: Would you believe baby powder? Lou joins Kathie Lee and Hoda to share ways to improve your home security and give your tile floors a new shine. He also reveals a great DIY trick to get rid of the pesky squeaks from your hardwood floors. Shine Up Your Tile…

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Products that are “New to Lou Too” on NBC’s Today Show

Lou visits the Fourth Hour with some solutions to home-maintenance dilemmas, including a paint canister that has paint brush built into its screw-on lid; a night light that won’t hog your electrical outlet, and a nifty way to making sweeping up messes easier. My Paint Saint Krevare SoapSeat Nordic Plow Perfect Shovel Guardian Angel Safety…

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5 Cheap, DIY Projects to Spruce Up Your Home This Spring

SALT LAKE CITY — If the exterior of your home got a little worn down and neglected during winter, check out these easy do-it-yourself projects to spruce up your yard and home. Lou Manfredini has been a homebuilder and renovator for 25 years. Now he serves as Ace Hardware’s home expert, and he offered several…

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Some Things to Keep in Mind When Remodeling Your Home

No matter what you want to improve – a bathroom, a kitchen, an addition, or even a deck – your contractor is the most important piece in the remodeling puzzle. (Architects will be part of a later blog, so don’t worry). Their talent, communication skills, attitude, and professionalism are the keys in getting what you…

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Keeping the House Guests Out!

I am not talking about your family and friends, although I know some of you may want to limit who comes over.  I am talking about rodents!  As the weather starts to change and things cool off, rodents are going to look for warmer places to live.  Here is a checklist to make your home…

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