142 – Challenges in Finishing a Basement

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This show looks at some of the challenges that come from finishing off a basement including moisture control, utilities, and access. Picture courtesy: A&A Design Build Remodeling, Inc. on Flickr (creative commons)  http://4aadesign.wordpress.com/ http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads///hof-142-Basement-Challenges.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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119 – Protecting Water Quality

A show explaining how development affects water quality and quantity and some ways you can mitigate these effects and protect your water quality. Some additional info on Rain Gardens from Wikipedia http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-119-Protecting_Water_Quality.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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116 – Water Sources and Contamination

In response to a question about well water contamination, we look at where our water comes from.  Looking at dug and drilled wells, we compare their vulnerabilities. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-116-WaterSources.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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107 – A Spring Checklist

A look at some things to do in the spring time including checking your roof and gutters, your drainage, electrical and plumbing systems and more!  Remember, an ounce of protection is worth a pound of cure! http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-107-spring.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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74 – Water Heaters

A podcast on how to heat water!  Looks at the various types of heaters and fuels available to do this important task. Some Links you may be interested in: Rinaii Tankless Water Heaters Rheem Conventional and Tankless Water Heaters http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-74-Water_Heaters.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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49 Kitchen Plumbing & Vents

The final segment in the plumbing section looks at kitchens, which is rather simple, and a few housekeeping details such as ventilation requirements. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-49-Plumbing_5.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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