The 68th edition of the National Hardware Show held recently in Las Vegas featured new products from home, hardware and outdoor categories.
Memorial Day is often the start of the flag-flying season for many homeowners who want to display their patriotism and honor those who served our country. It is also the time when stores get busy with people looking for a new flag.
If you do any projects around the house, chances are you have a pretty good collection of work gloves in your garage or work shop. Yet you may not have the proper gloves that are best for each project.
Over the past 30 years, I've always received questions about fixing uneven concrete walkways or driveways.
Memorial Day is the traditional start to the outdoor entertaining season, but your home's exterior is probably in need of some serious cleaning before you have your first barbecue party of the year.
Real estate agents will always tell you that curb appeal is important when selling a home, but it is also important for pride of ownership even if you aren't selling. And one of the best ways to improve your home's look is to paint the exterior.
America's Master Handyman, Glenn Haege, has been involved in the home improvement industry for more than 40 years as a retail store manager, instructor, corporate manager and broadcaster. Glenn's column appears Friday in the Homestyle section and is distributed nationally via the New York Times newswire.
Send email to: Glenn@MasterHandyman.com (Note: due to volume received, Glenn is not able to respond personally)
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Glenn has been a weekend fixture on the radio in southeast Michigan for close to 30 years as host of the award-winning "Handyman Show with Glenn Haege" on Detroit radio station WJR - AM 760, from noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. His program is syndicated nationwide on 140 radio stations from coast-to-coast. As an testament to his professionalism, longevity and quality on-air performance, Glenn was inducted into the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2011.
His highly popular help site, www.masterhandyman.com, which attracts almost 1 million hits a month is where you will find his weekly articles, podcasts of his radio shows and books, as well as, being able to sign up for his free weekly e-mail newsletter. In addition, Glenn has written 11 books on home improvement topics.
Glenn also is a much sought after regular speaker at various home shows and at home improvement industry trade shows and events.
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