Here's an overview of this week's four-hour homeowner radio broadcast
Weekend Wake-Up Hour
Start your mornings off with Rosie on the House as we talk about delicious Flagstaff BBQ with Satchmo's who was just named "Best Barbecue Restaurant in Arizona" by Southern Living Magazine!
We will also be chatting with Arizona State Parks! There will be all sorts of great outdoor adventures to be had in 2018!
Outdoor Living Hour - Talking Trees with John Eisenhower
John Eisenhower with Integrity Tree Service joins us to talk about all things trees!
Homeowner Topic: Open Lines!
The lines, email and text are open for your DIY questions!
Homeowner Topic: 3 Ways To Add More Drama To Your Arizona Backyard
Tune-in and learn what Nathan Angel of Belgard has to say about adding pizzazz to your backyard that will definitely impress your guests!.
Owner/Chef Jamie Thousand of Satchmo's In Flagstaff. Southern Living Magazine calls it The Best Barbecue Restaurant in Arizona.
Jamie talks about his background and story behind Satchmo's. Not necessarily named after Louis Armstrong. Listen!
Jamie discusses the menu and methods of his BBQ prep at Satchmo's.
All the details and menu at SATCHMO'S
Executive Director Sue Black of Arizona State Parks drops by to talk about the places she would visit if she won her Staycation.
Riordan Mansion State Park in Flagstaff
Homolovi State Park and Nusungvo Trail
Booking your camp site or cabin is easy at Arizona State Parks
Gold Medal Winner of Best Managed State Parks in the country!!!!!!!!!
One of the best drives is on 89A from Flagstaff to Sedona.
John Eisenhower of Integrity Tree Service talks about the Tree Of The Month: Live Oak Tree!
Discusses the many varieties of live oaks you can grow. Durable, various growth trees.
Uses the term 'litter'. Live Oaks can drop a little or a lot of leaf litter.
Watering and fertilization tips for your live oak.
Keep off the root system. Especially parking your car in the shade of the tree.
Rather drought tollerant and wind resistant trees.
CALLER: Has lots of mature trees and wants to know the best time of year to prune.
Pruning your deciduous trees.
Trees have various optimum times in the year to prune.
More tree tips on frost protection. Even for mild winters.
Bug and other pests can double or triple the population in mild winters.
Preventative spraying information.
Rosie On The House: We educate you, we entertain you, and we protect you!
CALLER: Got a new house, a year old. Cracks in the tile on the floor. Sees small crack in the foundation. What's the proper way to approach a fix.
Susan calls in from the Casa Grande Home Show!
CALLER: Replacing the floor in the house. Wants some tips on removing tile from plywood.
CALLER: Has a stand in tile shower. Wants recommendations on shower pans and drains. Note its important to have the proper pan for the shower.
Rosie talks about bathroom remodeling. And explains the cost of a minor facelift and major bathroom remodel.
CALLER: Has a home built in the 60's. Needs to replace the main sewer line. Rosie explains the 'pull thru pipe busting technique' which could cost less. See how the technique works HERE.
The time of year to enjoy your outdoor living space. Patios, BBQ, landscaping.
Nathan Angel of Belgard Pavers explains how pavers can improve your hardscape and make your outdoor space the envy of the neighborhood.
Explanation of how pavers are installed correctly.
Overlay pavers versus concrete patio.
Lots of tips on pavers!!
More on exterior hardscapes with pavers!
Are there classes, video or demostrations on DIY with pavers?
Pavers are the new way for your driveway instead of concrete.
Another paver that's catching on is permeable pavers. Its allows rain and water to permiate (drain) into the ground.
You could put a liner at the base of the permeable paver patio to drain that water into a storage tank for gardening and lawns.
Explains how permeable pavers are constructed and installed.
Belgard Elements for outdoor fireplaces, fire pits, kitchens, pizza ovens and more.
Create a 3-D rendering of your dream outdoor hardscape/landscape.