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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140 – The Importance of Good Plans

Today’s show looks at why good planning is essential in any major home project.  From saving money, to specifying materials to making sure they’re installed correctly, a good plan is an essential road map to getting where you want to go. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads///hof-140-planning.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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139 – More on Neutrals

This show answers the two questions posed in the last show, that is: 1/ What happens when you “loose” a grouind 2/ If the neutral is the other conductor for both power feed legs, why is it not larger in capacity to handle the current from both legs?   http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads///139-moreonneutrals.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window […]

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137 – Regions – Pennsylvania

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The third in this series covering the great Commonwealth of PA! Amish Buggy Rides   Information on the Amish  Hershey Park  Gettysburg National Military Park Philly Attractions  Strasburg Rail Road  Strasburgh Caboose Motel! http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads///hof-136-regions-PA.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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136 – Video – How to install a Service Entrance

This is a new video that explains the Service Entrance and how to install one.  It also covers how the electricity is fed to your home via the Primary and Secondary power lines and the transformer. Watch on here or on YouTube. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads///Service_Entrance.mp4 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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