RepcoLite Home Improvement Show

RepcoLite Home Improvement Show

www.repcolite.com/repcolite-home-improvement-show
A Home Improvement Show all about paint, roofing, concrete lifting, plumbing and anything else you can think of! Sponsored by Benjamin Moore Paints.


130: Interior Design for your Business is Important, Fire Safety, Turn Design on it’s Head
Oct 5 • 38 min
129: Rakes, Living Legend, Gerri Van Lopik, Smart Thermostats
Sep 28 • 39 min
125: Fall Prep, Roller Cover History, Dealing with Rusty Water, and the Sherlock Extension Pole
Sep 21 • 39 min
127: Clamps, Michigan-Made Wood for Your Walls, Paint Problems, Cleaning Grandma’s House
Sep 14 • 39 min
126: Fall Exterior Painting, Your Questions Answered by Service Professor, and the History of Masking Tape
Sep 7 • 39 min
125: DTM Paint and the Saw Stop Table Saw
Aug 31 • 39 min
124: The Nut Gatherer, Quality Products, Plumbing Questions
Aug 24 • 39 min
123: Importance of Good Interior Design, and Water Softeners
Aug 17 • 39 min
122: Homemade Weed Killer, Deck Stains Demystified, The Hackley and Hume Homes
Aug 10 • 39 min
121: Color Consultation Lessons, Removing Wallpaper, Insulation, and Psychology of Clutter
Aug 3 • 39 min
120: Choosing the Perfect Front Door Color, Plumbing Questions: Answered!
Jul 27 • 39 min
119: A Grand Entrance, Buyer’s Perspective on the Real Estate Market, Ceramic Tile, Cleaning Hacks
Jul 20 • 39 min
118: Get Started!, How to Choose an Interior Designer, Desk Refinishing Project
Jul 13 • 39 min
117: Yankee Doodle, Multi-Generational Living, Distressed Wood Projects
Jul 6 • 39 min
116: Paint Storage Tips, Central Vacuums, Replacement Windows, Choosing Colors
Jun 29 • 49 min
115: Wallpaper Border Removal Nightmare, Kitchen Appliances with West End Appliance, & Decks
Jun 22 • 39 min
114: Natural Mosquito Repellent, Cool Paint Tools, Dad Stories
Jun 15 • 41 min
113: Thermal Tracking, Interior Design with Jennifer Butler Design, Home Improvement Wedding Gifts
Jun 8 • 43 min
112: Themed Gardens for Kids and Fern the Bus!
Jun 1 • 50 min
111: Shellac, Selling a Home With Pets, Bird Exclusion
May 25 • 45 min
110: Notre Dame’s Lead Roof, Brushes with Wooster’s Larry Schwartz, Baltic Birch Plywood Question
May 18 • 39 min
109: Mother’s Day, Tessa’s Mira-Poxy Project, Dan’s Audio Emporium of Brilliance
May 11 • 39 min
108: Low Dollar, High Impact Projects, Children’s Healing Center, and Flowerland!
May 4 • 40 min
107: Cleaning Habits, Sara and Sun Pen, Tulip Time 2019!
Apr 27 • 39 min
106: Wait on Those Decks!, Air Conditioners with Service Professor, Staying Safe during Spring Chores, Making Your Own Barn Wood
Apr 20 • 39 min
105: Cold Weather Painting, The Children’s Healing Center
Apr 13 • 39 min
104: The Nursery, by Sara Owen Pen, Brad Krause on the Importance of Trades
Apr 6 • 39 min
103: Chemical Strippers RIP, Dryer Maintenance, Tung Oil Explained
Mar 30 • 39 min
102: Journey to 17th Street, Dealing With Bats, The Color Muse
Mar 23 • 39 min
101: Wet Basement Check, Roller Covers with Wooster, Toughbuilt Tool Belt
Mar 16 • 38 min
100: Anaglypta Wallpaper, Waterbased Deck Coatings Fire Extinguisher 101, the Walls of Death & More!
Mar 9 • 38 min
099: LIVE from the Home and Garden Show! Innerseal Duct Cleaning, Betsy’s Dad, Home Repair Services, & Rick from Flowerland!
Mar 2 • 39 min
098: Busting Common Paint Myths, Food Allergies with Dr. Vince, Home Show Preview
Feb 23 • 38 min
097: Wallpaper Framing Project, Mobility Worldwide, Cleaning Hardwood and Grout
Feb 16 • 39 min
096: Home History, Shelly’s Kitchens, Countertops with Johnson Carpet One
Feb 9 • 38 min
095: Save Your Roof from Ice Dams, Universal Design and Aging in Place
Feb 4 • 38 min
094: The History of Toolbelts, Hiring the Right Contractor, Household Heroes: Baking Soda!
Jan 26 • 38 min
093: All About Screws, Port City Paints History, Duct Tape in Space
Jan 19 • 38 min
092: Hot Tubs, Paint Brushes, Old Houses
Jan 12 • 38 min
091: Pantry Organization, Decorating with Leftovers, Washers and Dryers, and the Best DIY Projects!
Jan 5 • 38 min
090: Movie Mistakes, Projects to Accomplish when Selling, Ask RepcoLite: Paneling Questions
Dec 29, 2018 • 38 min
089: Charlie Brown Killed the Aluminum Christmas Tree, Ask RepcoLite: Tin Ceilings, Escape Room Debriefing
Dec 22, 2018 • 38 min
088: Cleaning Products, Appliance Debates, Pet Safety, and Touch-Up Mastery!
Dec 15, 2018 • 38 min
087: Hackley and Hume Homes, Giving to Furry Friends, & Results for Scuff-X
Dec 8, 2018 • 38 min
086: Paint Tools, Heat Vents, Laundry Room Transformation, & Christmas Gift Lists!
Dec 1, 2018 • 38 min
084: Lamp Stripping Lessons, Thanksgiving Prep 101, Drywall Tools, Common Colors and Unusual Combos
Nov 17, 2018 • 38 min
083: Cleaning Carpets, Bold Colors, Dan’s Emporium of Audio Brilliance
Nov 10, 2018 • 38 min
082: Just Do It, All About Stoves, Squares, Not Your Grandma’s Wallpaper
Nov 3, 2018 • 38 min
081: Questions About Oil Paint, Duct Cleaning, What Flooring is Best for Me?, Furniture Shopping 101
Oct 27, 2018 • 38 min
080: Painting Tips, Don Dekker on Frank Lloyd Wright, Gordon Water
Oct 20, 2018 • 38 min
079: Paint That Paneling, Historical Fire Facts, Lead Poisoning Prevention
Oct 13, 2018 • 38 min
078: Cold Weather Painting, Allergens in the Home, Keep Mice Out!
Oct 6, 2018 • 38 min
077: Professional Painter Insider Info, Kitchen Mistakes to Avoid, DIY’ing with Mike and Lisa!
Sep 29, 2018 • 38 min
076: Caulk 101, Fire Safety with the Fire Marshal, Recommendations from the Jobsite
Sep 22, 2018 • 38 min
075: Furnace Filter Fix, Get the Right Color, Paint Store Dilemmas, Exterior Fixes for Damp Basements
Sep 15, 2018 • 38 min
074: Van Raalte Farm, Hammers, and Fall Home Maintenance
Sep 8, 2018 • 38 min
073: Gilda’s Club Fundraiser, Building Your Dream House, Finding Your Vision
Sep 1, 2018 • 38 min
071: Advice from an American Picker, Avoiding Scams, “Brilliant” Paint Advice!
Aug 25, 2018 • 38 min
072: Cleaning Common Spills in Carpet, Paint Brushes Restored, Blocking Stains in Wood
Aug 25, 2018 • 39 min
070: DIY Drip Irrigation and Common Paint Problems and Fixes!
Aug 11, 2018 • 39 min
069: The Origins of RepcoLite, Debuggifying Your Car, Betsy’s Toolbox
Aug 4, 2018 • 38 min
068: Drywalling Tips, Design Inspiration from Frank Lloyd Wright, Power Generators
Jul 28, 2018 • 38 min
067: German Schmear, WD-40 and the Naked Burglar, Sheriff-Goslin Roofing
Jul 21, 2018 • 38 min
065: Oak Cabinets, Paint Warranties, Safe Electrical Outlets
Jul 7, 2018 • 38 min
063: The Case for Wool Carpet, Solid Color Stain, Painting Flower Pots, Fixing Sewer Backups
Jun 23, 2018 • 38 min
062: The Wall Doctor, Lawn Tool Maintenance, and Scuff-X
Jun 16, 2018 • 39 min
060: Popcorn Ceiling Woes, Must-Have Drywall Tools, Painting Behind the Toilet, & Egress Windows!
Jun 2, 2018 • 38 min
059: Beautiful Lawns, Paint Color Woes, Paint Question Smorgasbord!
May 26, 2018 • 38 min
057: Spring Painting, Gardening For Children, Trash Heap Desk Revival
May 5, 2018 • 38 min
056: Fire Safety, Become a Plumbing Troubleshooting Super Hero, Painting Rusty Metal
Apr 28, 2018 • 38 min
055: Silicone Caulk, GFCI Outlets with Service Professor, Decorating with Thomas Jefferson
Apr 21, 2018 • 38 min
054: Home Repair Services of Grand Rapids, Playing Paint Detective, & Thomas Jefferson: Interior Designer
Apr 14, 2018 • 38 min
053: Cleaning Gross Garbage Bins, Painting Over Bright Colors, Betsy’s Toolbox: Paint Tools, Vinyl Replacement Windows 101
Apr 7, 2018 • 38 min
052: Concrete Lifting, Spring Projects, Renovate or Move, Avoid Common Paint Problems
Mar 31, 2018 • 38 min
051: An Historic Housing Shortage, Betsy’s Toolbox: Vise Grips, Top 5 Projects When Selling a Home, Under Deck Oasis
Mar 24, 2018 • 38 min
050: Mental Toughness—Navy Seal Style, Painting Wallpaper—Yes or No?, and Get Off the Couch!
Mar 17, 2018 • 38 min
049: Bidets for America, The Order of Painting, Cleaning Windows, The Walls of Death
Mar 10, 2018 • 38 min
Due to a busy week, we had to go to the archives and dust off 4 of our favorite segments. It’s our first Greatest Hits Collection and we think it’s pretty fun!
48: DIY Confidence, Versatile Stencil Project, Front Porch History, Front Porch Fixup
Mar 3, 2018 • 38 min
047: Area Rugs, Polyurethane Over Paint?, Wood Floors, Hidden Tape Measure Features!
Feb 24, 2018 • 38 min
046: Hot Tubs, The Right Paint Brush, and The Beauty of Old Homes
Feb 17, 2018 • 38 min
045: Home Security, Prepping Paneling for Paint, Killing the Winter Blues
Feb 10, 2018 • 38 min
044: Finding the Right Builder, Wallpaper Hanging 101, and the Walls of Death—a Bizarre Chapter in Wallpaper History!
Feb 3, 2018 • 38 min
043: Selling Your Home in Winter, Extension Cords, Marine Varnish Questions, The Perfect Light!
Jan 27, 2018 • 39 min
042: Get the Lead Out, Ask RepcoLite, Tools You Can’t Cheap Out On, Painting Cabinets
Jan 20, 2018 • 38 min
041: Painting Over Lead Paint, Whole House Audio, Intro to Roller Covers, Bidets for America!
Jan 13, 2018 • 38 min
040: 15-Minute Makeover, Gel Stain Cabinet Fix, Winter Pet Safety, Bathroom Re-do
Jan 6, 2018 • 38 min
039: Paint Dilemmas, Kitchen Appliance Trends, Advancements in Paint
Dec 30, 2017 • 39 min
038: No More Frozen Pipes, Home Theaters, The Power of Paint
Dec 23, 2017 • 38 min
037: Common Painting Mistakes, Holiday Fire Prevention, and Creative Wallpaper Ideas
Dec 16, 2017 • 38 min
036: Wood Staining Tips, Snowblower Buying Guide, Perfect Gifts, Stripping Wallpaper
Dec 9, 2017 • 38 min
035: Kitchen Trends that Last, Lice 101, Perfect Workshops, Dealing with Ice Dams
Dec 2, 2017 • 38 min
034: Stress-Free Holiday Decorating, Safety Tips from the Holland DPS, and Drywall Patching!
Nov 25, 2017 • 40 min
033: Painting Stairwells, Decluttering for the Holidays, Cleaning Hacks, and Decorating Kids Rooms
Nov 18, 2017 • 40 min
032: Getting Ready for the Holidays, Fall Projects 2, Oil-based Paint Q&A, Snow Tools and Gear
Nov 11, 2017 • 40 min
031: New Home To-Do List, Waterblock, Clogged Drains, and Buying a Washer and Dryer
Nov 4, 2017 • 40 min
030: Stain Matching Tips, Energy Efficiency and Insulation, Century
Oct 28, 2017 • 40 min
029: Painting Tips from the Pros, Stinkbugs, a Ghost Story (or 3!)
Oct 21, 2017 • 40 min
028: Whole House Surge Protection, Paint Finishes 101, Color of the Year 2018, and Fall Projects!
Oct 14, 2017 • 40 min
027: DIY Appliance Repairs, What to Paint First, Don’t Forget the Ceiling, and Is Your Fireplace Ready?
Oct 7, 2017 • 38 min
026: Wood Finishes, Light Bulb Early Burn Outs, Tree Trimming 101, Decorating Small Bedrooms
Sep 30, 2017 • 38 min
025: Bathroom Painting Issues, Appliance Shopping 101, and Color Flow
Sep 23, 2017 • 38 min
024: Roof Shampoo, Good Brushes, Decks in the Fall, Firewood
Sep 16, 2017 • 38 min
023: Bold Cabinets, Clogged Drains, Cold Weather Painting, New Home “Must-Do’s”
Sep 9, 2017 • 40 min
022: Lawn Seeding, Paint Tools, Electrical Answers, Basement Floors
Sep 2, 2017 • 38 min
021: Tankless Hot Water Heaters, Back to School Safety, and Unique Kitchen Updates
Aug 26, 2017 • 40 min
020: Central Vacuums, Painted Ceilings, Color Matching Tips, and Buying a New House
Aug 19, 2017 • 40 min
019: Adventures in Furniture Refinishing, Masking Tape Woes, Streak-Free Window Cleaning Miracle, and Carpet Care 101
Aug 12, 2017 • 40 min
018: Yard Problems, Chalkboard Paint, Metal Buildings, and Bed Bugs!
Aug 5, 2017 • 40 min
017: Wallpaper Myths, Roger the Realtor, Moss on a Roof, Painting Ceilings
Jul 29, 2017 • 40 min
Sunday Interview with Steve Kelly and Bret Bakita from WOOD radio
Jul 23, 2017 • 7 min
We talk about our upcoming safety seminar with Joe Kuhns
016: 3 Surefire Decorating Fails & More!
Jul 22, 2017 • 40 min
015: An Inexpensive Fix for a Problem Basement & More!
Jul 15, 2017 • 40 min
014: Don’t Kick Your Patio Furniture to the Curb & More!
Jul 8, 2017 • 40 min
013: Picture Perfect Front Doors!
Jul 1, 2017 • 40 min
012: Stay Safe: Protecting Yourself, Your Family and Your Home!
Jun 24, 2017 • 40 min
011: Paint That’s Almost Magic and More!
Jun 17, 2017 • 40 min
010: Finding Your Perfect Color and More!
Jun 10, 2017 • 40 min
009: Year of the Tick and More!
Jun 3, 2017 • 40 min
All About Ticks with Rose Pest Solutions; Painting Paneling; The OnFloor Machine for Decks, Concrete, and Hardwood Floors; and Lawn Sprinkling with Grapids Irrigation.
008: An Epic Restoration & More!
May 27, 2017 • 39 min
On this week’s Episode: —Patty Meyer from the Felt Estate near Saugatuck talks restoration —Common Painting Mistakes to Avoid —Flood and Fire Hazards Lurking in Our Homes
007: Enjoy that Outdoor Living & More!
May 19, 2017 • 40 min
006: Simple Steps to Home Staging & More!
May 6, 2017 • 40 min
May 6, 2017: Episode 6, Part 4 — Automatic Sprinklers with Grapids Irrigation
May 6, 2017 • 11 min
We’re in the studio with Aaron Katerberg of Grapids Irrigation and we’re talking about sprinkler systems: spring startups, new systems, and upgrades you’re going to want!
005: Adventures in Furniture Refinishing & More!
Apr 29, 2017 • 40 min
004: Painting Vinyl Siding & More!
Apr 22, 2017 • 40 min
003: Benjamin Moore Color of the Year & More!
Apr 15, 2017 • 40 min
002: How to Hire the Right Contractor & More!
Apr 8, 2017 • 40 min
001: Getting Your Deck Ready for Summer & More!
Apr 1, 2017 • 39 min