Your front door is the ambassador of your home. It greets friends and visitors. But, it also has to be tough enough to stand up to every kind of weather. Could be ready for a new one? A new front door can boost your home’s perceived value by 4.2%. Before setting out to […]
Charlie: Terry in Sugar Land says he got a letter from the HOA. Tom: Hmm. Charlie: Yes. We love the HOA. Our front door needs to be repainted or varnished. Last time it was done, the paint company said that we would need to strip the door down to the wood. Because….Ready for this? It […]
Door Cracks are a problem in the 2nd hour of today’s HomeShow with Tom Tynan. Also, Tom discusses the pros and cons of engineered flooring and tile. Another homeowner near Galveston has a problem with selling her home that has a guest house that is being told she needs it inspected.
Less than inch of wood stands between you and a burglar. In fact, 73% of burglars gain entry to a home by a door kick in. One or two strong kicks to a door will crack the frame allowing burglars entry to your home. Even with an alarm, police response time can be 20 minutes or longer—more than enough time for a burglar to get what they want.
Weather. Wear. Changing styles. There’s any number of good reasons to get a replacement door. There are three things to remember in choosing one. Watch as a HomeShow Radio listener gets a new one installed.