Sarah Monzon & Bob Vila

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Browse By Tag

  • (177)
  • (21)
  • (14)
  • (13)
  • (11)
  • (11)
  • (10)
  • (10)
  • (9)
  • (8)
  • (8)
  • (8)
  • (8)
  • (8)
  • (7)
NOVEMBER 24, 2012 | SATURDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Universal Design

You may not be one of the rising wave of aging baby boomers, but if you’re building or renovating your house, the principles of universal design, as its called, make too much sense to ign...

NOVEMBER 23, 2012 | FRIDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Party Cleanup

Entertaining at home has become one of our favorite pastimes: houses are increasingly designed around our passion for partying. Fortunately, there are also some great solutions for the cl...

NOVEMBER 22, 2012 | THURSDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Firewood Storage

There's nothing better than a crackling fire on a chilly night, except maybe not having to go back outside for more firewood!  Here are some great ways to store your fuel close at hand. L...

NOVEMBER 21, 2012 | WEDNESDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Dowel Joinery Tips

Here’s a technique professional carpenters use to conceal screws in fine woodworking projects: use wooden plugs. Listen to BOB VILA ON DOWEL JOINERY, or read the text below:Use a dowel bi...

NOVEMBER 20, 2012 | TUESDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Recycling Carpet

Did you know that wall-to-wall carpet from just one standard 12 x 15 ft room takes 8 gallons of oil and 900,000 BTUs to make, and when you get rid of it, it adds 90 pounds of bulky waste ...

NOVEMBER 19, 2012 | MONDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Historic Trim

If you're looking for ways to dress up your dining room for the holidays, nothing works better than some good, old-fashioned trim detail. Listen to BOB VILA ON HISTORIC TRIM, or read the ...

NOVEMBER 18, 2012 | SUNDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Picture Frames

If you've got a piece of art or a special photo you'd like to display, but the cost of professional framing is hanging you up, you might try doing it yourself. Listen to BOB VILA ON PICTU...

NOVEMBER 17, 2012 | SATURDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Faux Woodgraining

Here's a thrifty way to dress up your home for holiday entertaining that's been around for hundreds of years. Since the Renaissance, artists have used faux wood graining techniques to giv...

NOVEMBER 16, 2012 | FRIDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Choosing Tile

Choosing your tile is not as easy as walking into a showroom and picking a color or pattern. You have to consider how it will be used. Listen to BOB VILA ON CHOOSING TILE, or read the tex...

NOVEMBER 15, 2012 | THURSDAY
Bob Vila Radio: Stenciled Floors

If you don’t want to spend another holiday season with your worn-out kitchen floor, but the timing’s not right for a full makeover, here’s a quick fix. Listen to BOB VILA ON STENCILED FLO...