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Rosie on the House

Home Improvement

Podcast page for our Saturday morning radio broadcast. Hour #1 is the ”Outdoor Living Hour” a rotation of hosts in agriculture, arbor care, gardening & urban farming. Hour #2 is the ”On The House Hour” covering one element on your home. Hour #3 is the ”Open Home Hour” driven via live call-ins, texts & emails. Additional resources & Maintenance App at www.RosieOnTheHouse.com.

Podcast page for our Saturday morning radio broadcast. Hour #1 is the ”Outdoor Living Hour” a rotation of hosts in agriculture, arbor care, gardening & urban farming. Hour #2 is the ”On The House Hour” covering one element on your home. Hour #3 is the ”Open Home Hour” driven via live call-ins, texts & emails. Additional resources & Maintenance App at www.RosieOnTheHouse.com.

Location:

Phoenix, AZ

Description:

Podcast page for our Saturday morning radio broadcast. Hour #1 is the ”Outdoor Living Hour” a rotation of hosts in agriculture, arbor care, gardening & urban farming. Hour #2 is the ”On The House Hour” covering one element on your home. Hour #3 is the ”Open Home Hour” driven via live call-ins, texts & emails. Additional resources & Maintenance App at www.RosieOnTheHouse.com.

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 14487 Scottsdale, Arizona 85267 (888) 767-4348


Episodes

1/21/23 - OPEN HOME HOUR! Determining Your Project’s Cost Versus Value!

1/21/2023
The Cost Versus Value report is the 'Kelly Blue Book Of Remodeling'. Averaging the cost of the project, immediate value to the home and return on investment. A realistic guideline that helps you envision what you want to have done, budgeting and more. You might be surprised at the most and least return on investment projects. Plus answering homeowner questions.

Duration:00:37:23

1/21/23 -OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR! Notes From The Nursery #Roses

1/21/2023
Time to prune back those rose bushes even if they're full of blooms. Jay Harper explains why it's important to cut them back for future growth. After recent rain, tips to control weeds before they get out of hand. Maintaining and thoughts on keeping the winter lawn all year long. Plus ways to enjoy fruit tree harvest by planting varieties that ripen at different times.

Duration:00:39:04

1/21/23 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! Remodeling Projects Rosie Right Every Time!

1/21/2023
Rosie Right Remodeling team of Bruce Stumbo and Romano Klepec join Rosie to give you the proper steps for a successful remodeling project. From researching licensed contractors to asking the right questions creating a relationship with the prospective contractor. Investing the time and details is key! Original broadcast archive page with expanded content...

Duration:00:37:04

1/14/23 - OPEN HOME HOUR! Repairing Cracked & Chipped Tile! Managing Wildlife Intrusions In Neighborhoods!

1/14/2023
Replacing cracked or chipped tile can be a DYI task. We get you thru the steps to get the job done. Arizona Game And Fish Urban Wildlife Specialist Darren Julian discusses what can done about wildlife intrusion like coyotes in neighborhoods. And callers need help with drain pipe debris, shower drain issue and tips for January is Getting Organized Month.

Duration:00:37:11

1/14/23 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! Cheers To A Colorful 2023!

1/14/2023
There's a method in creating the many colors of paint. Sherwin Williams' Senior Account Design Consultant Laurie Clark explains it starts with a group of color consultants that determines and names the many colors on the pallet leading to the 2023 Color Of The Year. Great tools to try different colors without painting a wall section. Rosie details his method of a great paint job on walls.

Duration:00:39:05

1/14/23 - OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR! Talking Trees! What Is Agriscaping? #TheBenefitsOfTrees

1/14/2023
Plants, trees and shrubs create an elegant landscape. Agriscaping creates an elegant EDIBLE landscape. Guest Justin Rohner discusses our Tree Of The Month the Evergreen Elm which has edible components. And details what it takes to create a successful edible landscape by identifying microclimates and shade that could give you a year round harvest. Original broadcast archive page with expanded content...

Duration:00:39:04

1/7/23 - OPEN HOME HOUR/#Cleaningyourcar & Homeowner Questions!

1/7/2023
Tips on keeping your car looking nice and clean. Homeowner question concerning cracked driveway and walkways, building a room on an existing patio slab, a 2x4 in the attic not properly connected, air conditioner making a 'door spring like noise' and more!

Duration:00:39:06

1/7/23 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! The History Of Paint!

1/7/2023
Where did today’s paint come from and how much has its composition changed over time? From its earliest forms used in ancient drawings, Roman and Greek pigments to binding agents in the Renaissance period, paint has an interesting history with many different mixing agents that might surprise you. Joined by Arizona Painting Company's Doug Caris, we 'paint' the story.

Duration:00:37:44

1/7/23 - OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR! Farm Fresh #AZLeafyGreens

1/7/2023
The leafy greens consumed by the US and Canada are grown year round and shipped from Yuma, Arizona. Paul Brierley, Executive Director of Yuma Center Of Excellence For Desert Agriculture discusses the processes and challenges in keeping this Billion dollar Arizona industry moving. And how the Yuma Center connects science and agriculture to become more productive with less resources. Joined by Arizona Farm Bureau's Julie Murphree. Original broadcast archive page with expanded content...

Duration:00:39:06

12/31/22 - OPEN HOME HOUR! The Unique Home Maintenance App Home Zada! Disposing Your Christmas Tree!!

12/31/2022
Learn about what Rosie On The House can do for the Arizona homeowner. From our website to the Home Maintenance Calendar including the way to maintain your home's complete history from remodeling to task reminders with our home maintenance app powered by Home Zada. Ways to dispose your tree besides just tossing it in the trash. And homeowner questions answered.

Duration:00:37:50

12/31/22 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! A Look Back At 2022’s Most Popular Topics 6-10

12/31/2022
Discussion and commentary on Rosie On The House most popular topics: Native plants and trees that will attract birds and butterflies. The 5 must-do fixes for your aging home, especially if it was constructed in the 60's-80's. What you must know about PFAS or Forever Chemicals that are found in just about everything. Converting a carport into an inclosed garage. And things a 'newbie' should know about Arizona. (like skiing? Sure!)

Duration:00:38:52

12/31/22 - OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR! Farm Fresh Arizona Grown Food & Drink For New Years Eve!

12/31/2022
New Years Eve is usually centered around food and drink. With the help of the Arizona Farm Bureau, we're featuring wine from Cove Mesa Winery, dates from Date Pac/Natural Delights and pastas around the world using the unique Desert Durum Wheat. Farm fresh, grown in Arizona!

Duration:00:39:00

12/24/22 - OPEN HOME HOUR! From Our House To Yours: Christmas Eve Traditions!

12/24/2022
Rosie, Romey and Jennifer share some of their Christmas Eve family traditions and stories over the years as kids and when their kids had kids! Including a special reading by Rosie's Dad and Mom, Dr. Romero and Baby Kay, of the Cajun Night Before Christmas. A taste from Rosie's south Louisiana roots. And we help some homeowners with their questions.

Duration:00:36:51

12/24/22 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! A Look Back On 2022’s Most Popular Topics1-5

12/24/2022
Discussion about load bearing walls and expanding the space in a home. Turning your property into a short term rental. The pros and cons of buying a 'flipped home'. Things to think about when pruning your trees. And seven features you should have on your security door.

Duration:00:37:36

12/24/22 - OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR! The Urban Farm! Planting Fruit Trees For Success!

12/24/2022
Farmer Greg has the tried and true methods to grow your own fruits and citrus. Areas to avoid planting those trees, digging the proper hole, the formula for creating healthy soil because dirt by itself won't work. Explains his 6/6 rule to insulate the ground from heat and cold. Deep watering advice, fertilizing and more for great results.

Duration:00:38:44

12/17/22 - OPEN HOME HOUR - Keeping Your Christmas Tree Fresh All Season Long!

12/17/2022
Simple but important tips to keep your Christmas tree fresh from drying out becoming a fire hazard. Stucco looks great on a home but its not waterproof. Over time it can be a source for leaks unless you have the right paint for its 'raincoat'. Steps to take for your next remodeling project. And discussion of protecting pipes and irrigation for freezing weather.

Duration:00:39:05

12/17/22 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! Arizona’s Christmas Traditions!

12/17/2022
Guest Steve Schumacher, the Phoenix Mayor's Office Official Historian, shares some of Arizona's holiday traditions that evolve around the outdoors because you can't shovel sunshine. Parades, Desert Botanical Gardens, Zoo Lights, The legend of Scrubby the Christmas tree and more area festive traditions. And you don't have to drive far for Arizona snow if you want it.

Duration:00:39:07

12/17/22 - OUTDOOR LIVING HOUR - Giving The Gift Of Plants!

12/17/2022
Garden and Plant Expert Jay Harper discusses gifting plants for the holidays. Poinsettias are popular and can live past the holidays with proper care. But are the compostable? Edible plants like dwarf citrus, rosemary or other herbs. Giving a living Christmas tree to plant. Jay talks about his family tradition of making tamales. And Jennifer's other gift suggestions related to outdoors.

Duration:00:39:02

12/10/22 - OPEN HOME HOUR! How To Choose And Properly Use The Correct Ladder!

12/10/2022
From fixed to folding, there's a ladder for any task, but safety is paramount when using a ladder in order to avoid a trip to the emergency room. We discuss the proper ladder setup and safety precautions to get your job done right. With 3G cell service shutting down, Victor Krstec of Affordable GPS Tracking discusses updating to 4G service before your tracking stops completely.

Duration:00:39:06

12/10/22 - ON THE HOUSE HOUR! Turning Your Home Into A Smart Home!

12/10/2022
Millions of people have some sort of smart technology in their homes. But piecemealing each function with its single controller isn't the way to go. We discuss the best way with integration. And the best technology to control and receive alerts from hard wiring, internet access to Wifi and cellular protection. Jared Wright from Tekna Security explains what works to your advantage.

Duration:00:39:05