DIY House Medic

DIY House Medic

The Dr. is in! With over 45 years in the remodeling and building industry, Contractor John will share with you the secrets to keeping your home in good repair, maintained properly and will guide you through any remodeling project from planning to completion.You can post questions on the Contractor John Facebook page.Watch DIY video's from Contractor John on the Contractor John YouTube channel.

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January 9, 2023 30 min

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Season: 4

Episode: 155


Episode Title: Tips For Cleaning Your House After a Flood


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Season 4 Episode #155, Contractor John gives you tiops for cleaning up your house after a flood. Also answers a listener ...

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Season: 4

Episode: 153


Episode Title: January Home Maintenance Checklist


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Season 4 Episode #153, Contractor John shares the January Home Maintenance Checklist with all of you listeners, and well as answe...

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Season: 4

Episode: 152

Episode Title: Planning Your Building or Remodeling Project with a Gnatt Chart

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Episode #152, Contractor John Talks about using a gnatt chart to help plan the timeline for your building or remodeling project.

Plus regular segments, Tip of the Week and Jeopardy fact of the week.


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Contractor John and  Sue read the stories of The Story of Baby Jesus, and T'was The Night Before Christmas.

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Contractor John and  Sue read the stories of The Old Lady That Swallowed The Bell, and Olive The Other Reindeer.

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December 23, 2022 8 min

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Season: 4

Episode: 154

Episode Title: Tips for Thawing Frozen Water Pipes

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Season 4 Episode #154, In this Special episode Contractor John shares tips for thawing frozen water pipes.

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December 22, 2022 6 min

Contractor John and  Sue read the story of That's Good, That's Bad.

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December 21, 2022 8 min

Contractor John and  Sue read the story of Mooseltoe.

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December 20, 2022 7 min

Contractor John and  Sue read the story of Tiny Tim.

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Season: 3

Episode: 146


Episode Title: What are the Styles of Roofs, Structure of Roofs and What Is a 4/12 Roof?

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In today’s episode #146, Contractor John adds on to last weeks episode talking about the Styles of Roofs, the Structure of Roofs and What Is a 4/12 Roof? Plus regular segments, Tip of the Week and Jeopardy fact of the wee...

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Season: 3

Episode: 145


Episode Title: The Role Loads and Beams Play in Residential Construction


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In today’s episode #145, Contractor simplifies what a load is and how beams are used in your home. Plus regular segments, Tip of the week and Jeopardy fact of the week.


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Season: 3

Episode: 144


Episode Title: SPECIAL EPISODE: Table Saw Creations Christmas Sale, Listener Question Thoughts, and Real Estate Market Update


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Today’s episode #144 Table Saw Creations Christmas Sale, Listener Question Thoughts, and Real Estate Market Update


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Season: 3

Episode: 143

Episode Title: December Home maintenance Checklist

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Today’s episode #143 December Home maintenance Checklist and a listener question, how to fix a loose newel post.

Plus regular segments, Contractor John’s tip of the week, and the Jeopardy question of the week.


Resources mentioned in this episodes

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How a sink Trap Works

Fire Extinguisher Ornament


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Season: 3

Episode: 142

Episode Title: 2022 Christmas Tool List and Peach Cobbler Recipe



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Today’s episode #142 2022 Christmas List and Peach Cobbler Recipe.

Plus regular segments, Contractor John’s tip of the week, and the Jeopardy question of the week.



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Season: 3

Episode: 141

Episode Title: Listener Questions: Counter-top fit, pallet Wood On The Wall, Spongy Roof and a Kool Tool; Along with a BONUS Holiday Vegetable Dish Recipe


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Today’s episode #141. This week it is listener question smorgasbord. Counter-top fit, pallet Wood On The Wall, Spongy Roof and a really Kool Tool; Along with a BONUS Holiday V...

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Season: 3

Episode: 140

Episode Title: How To Dispose of Paint Properly, Simpson Strong Tie, Select Proper knee Pads, Listener Question; DIY a Hot Water Tank?

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Todays episode #140 is a smorgasbord, How To Dispose of Paint Properly, Simpson Strong Tie, Select Proper knee Pads, Listener Question; DIY a Hot Water Tank?

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Season: 3

Episode: 139

Episode Title: Lets Talk About House wrap, Lumber Prices and Is The Real Estate Market


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What is house wrap and what does it do, is this weeks episode subject. Contractor John answers a listener question of the week and we will touch on lumber prices and a quick update on the home industry/Real Estate market. Plus the tip of the w...

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Season: 3

Episode: 138

Episode Title: November Home Maintenance Checklist and the Real Estate Market


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Time for the November Home Maintenance Checklist and a quick update omn the home industry/Real Estate market. Plus the tip of the week, and the Jeopardy question of the week.

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Furnace Filters



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Season: 3

Episode: 137

Episode Title: 11 Tips To Get You and Your Car Equipped For Winter


Episode Summary:

Rather you are ready for winter or not, it’s is coming. Contractor John shares with you 11 tips to get you and your car ready for winter.

Plus a Kool Tool recommendation. A listener question of the week, the tip of the week, and the Jeopardy question of the week.


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October 17, 2022 27 min

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Season: 3

Episode: 136

Episode Title: 25 Simple and Great Life Hacks


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Contractor John shares with all of you 25 great life hacks. A listener question of the week, plus the tip of the week, and the Jeopardy question of the week.


Resources mentioned in this episode:


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