Category Archives: Blog

Ice Bucket Challenge!

Here we go… Here is the link to donate… http://alsa.org   Get after it!!   update!!  dr. david ray – the principal at Lorraine elementary school in conyers, challenged the whole school and today they made a donation of $538.  PLUS he got soaked. (You do realize that getting a video on the internet doesMore Information

50-FLOOR Deal…

Here is the 50-FLOOR deal from the Saturday, August 16 Home Fix It Show: Free installation of all carpet, hardwood, and laminent flooring if you book the job by August 31.  Simply call 877.50.FLOOR. Mention the Home Fix It Show and receive an extra $100 off… Call now!More Information

Findlay deal!!

Call Findlay Roofing – 404.ROOF.ROOF before Tuesday, mention the show, and receive $200 OFF a new roof (PLUS there is a $500 e-coupon on their web-site for a grand total of $700 off) – AND – if you already have an estimate for a new roof from Findlay you can deduct another $100 if you signMore Information

Pete Van Wieren

You know, for me Pete was never a moment, or a call.  He was a steady professional, understated and at times I think – underappreciated home team announcer who quietly night in and night out brought you your home team without hyperbole. He did the same job through the lean years and through the goodMore Information

Pat Murphy Electric OFFER!!

Here is the OFFER being offered until NOON today – 10% off all electrical work up for jobs $2000 and less…  call 404.577.4191 before NOON today for your appointment…More Information

June 21 show with offers…

Guests on the june 21 show included air conditioning expert john franzen from shumate heating and air  678.SHUMATE.   also – matt and roger breda with breda pest management 770.466.6700 or bredapest.com.   OFFER call them and ask for the ‘dave baker mosquito special’ and receive three months of mosquito treatment for only $99 –More Information

May 31 show with Special Offers!

9am – 10:30 am  john poplin from pat murphy electric.  OFFER – $100 off whole house surge protection – that’s over 25% off.  must call by NOON TODAY – 404.577.4191More Information

Guests on May 24th

david goulding of ensign building solutions 770.205.9891  talked mold and radon and how to detect and get rid of..   jay cunningham or superior plumbing 770.422.PLUM (7586)  talked general plumbing issues including pex piping…More Information

Overhead Door Deal

The Overhead Door Company of Atlanta OFFERS you a $65 garage door maintenance deal – must call 404.USA.DOOR (404.872.3667) to book TODAY. Maintenance includes lubrication of all moving parts – tightening of all nuts and bolts – testing of garage door opener.  Call NOW and ask for $65 maintenance deal!!!   Annnnnnnnnd……  it’s over.  you missedMore Information

Show Guests 5/3/14 Including Breda Pest offer…

9am – 10am:  Rhonda Duffy of Duffy Realty.  678.366.7846   www.DuffyRealtyofAtlanta 10am – Noon:  Roger and Matt Breda from Breda Pest Management  770.466.6700  www.BredaPest.com   Secret OFFER:  This did not make it on the air – but it is a great deal.  Breda Pest Management is offering a 3 month mosquito treatment service for onlyMore Information

Show guests from 4/26/14

John Franzen – Shumate Air Conditioning and Heating  678.SHUMATE.  Discussed air filters. Jim McMahon – McMahon Construction  404.429.1286   www.McMahonConstructs.com.  Discussed building out-buildings and sheds (which they do very well) Tom DiGregorio – AquaGuard Foundation Solutions  770.419.9111.  Discussed basement water issues and foundation troubles.  OFFER – if you mention Dave Baker or the Home FixMore Information

Show guests from 4/19/14

Here are the folks providing you with expert advice on the Home Fix It show 4/19/14 Josh K from Granite Transformation   678-672-3911. special deal – mention Dave Baker when you book a kitchen counter-top deal and get a FREE kitchen sink!   Meghan Wade – Georgia 811 call before you dig!   Jay Cunningham –More Information

Show Guests 4/12/14

Show guests from this week’s Home Fix-It show:   9a – 11   Superior Pro Painting and Exteriors    404.436.2800 deals – $700 off a full siding and paint job on your home…   11 – 12:30  Shumate Air Conditioning and Heating  678.SHUMATEMore Information

Too cold in your garage to keep things cold?

Q – I just bought a new refrigerator and am planning on moving the old one out to the garage to use as extra freezer space.  Do you foresee any problems with that move? Burt in Sugar Hill   A – There are several issues you are going to have to deal with… Your firstMore Information

Time to start thinking outside, despite the cold…

Q – After we visited our neighbors and saw how awful their metal deck chairs looked we took a hard look at our own and guess what?  They look crappy too. What can we do to spruce them up? Logan in Marietta   A – Well thank goodness for neighbors… Fortunately refinishing your metal deckMore Information

2014 resolutions…

Hello homeowners… (This is the part where you say ‘Hello Dave’) Are you ready for your 2014 New Year’s resolutions*? (‘Ready Dave!’) Great! Repeat after me… I resolve to take care of my house in the year 2014 by doing the following: – I will change my furnace filter once a month for the entireMore Information

Stop me if you have heard this…

“Howdy – my name is Chuck in a Truck and i am here to fix your (insert home service here).  we do a great job and i don’t know if you know it or not but we are the official (insert home service here) of dave baker and that home fix it show he doesMore Information

Brrrrrrrr….

baby it’s cold outside. tonight might be a night to drip those pipes – hard freeze forecast, windy conditions – it’s all starting to line up. if you live in an outlaying area where it has been cold for a couple of days you may want to pay special attention… drip or low flow theMore Information

Brain Teaser #2

you did so well on #1 try again… you are still in a race.  you overtake the last place runner.  now what position are you in……………….   (scroll down) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .More Information

Brain Teaser #1

a little something to get your old bean moving today… you are a participant in a race.  you overtake the second place person.  what position are you now in…  (scroll down) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .More Information