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Eight O'Clock Landscape Hour

Broadcasting on KTAR, KQNA, KAZM, KAFF, KNST & KGVY

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Segment 1 (running time 11:22)

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Weekly Gardening Tip with Bill Jenkins from Think Green Irrigation and Landscaping.
  • This week's tip is about using your landscape as an extra layer of security for your home.  Knowing what plants to plant, what plants not to plant and where can deter intruders from entering your home.

Landscape Design Ideas for Home Security:

  • Avoid raised planters and raised pots by windows
  • Plant Prickly Pear by the Windows
  • Make sure to have adequate outdoor lighting

Flashlight Tours at Desert Botanical Gardens

Segment 2 (running time 7:23)

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Caller
  • Gail,emitters are now on feeder tube in drip system.  Should the emitters be on the end

Recommendation: Emitters on the Feeder Tube a much better choice, Water Use It Wisely

Segment 3 (running time 12:28)

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  • Karen, has a bobcat in her backyard

Recommendation: They like rabbits, pet food is a draw, Motion Activated Sprinklers, The Scarecrow from Con-TechArizona Fish and Game 'Living with Wildlife,

Sweet Jennifer's Product Review:  Salad Bag and Blue Apple HUGE Thumbs down! Debbie Myers Green Bags

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  • Dick, can Vinca's be in sun all the time and should they be transplanted

Recommendation: Transplant into larger container.  Regular Watering, Be careful with Fungal issues, wilting is a sign of fungus

Segment 4 (running time 6:32)

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Thank you Bill Jenkins from Think Green Irrigation and Landscaping 480-922-9497

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  • Denise, has a patio home with small yard.  How can she make it good for the dogs and for her family

Recommendation: Make sure plants are not too big for the area.  Small trees for shade, Synthetic Grass

To deter Criminals from your landscape:

  • Hardscape, Species Selection, Stag Horn or Prickly Pear Cactus, Santa Rita Cactus, and Motion Detector Lighting

Nine O'Clock Hour with Rosie & Romey

Broadcasting on KTAR, KQNA, KAZM, KAFF, KNST & KGVY

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Segment 1 (running time 11:55)

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Home Security
  • Make your home the least desirable target
  • 40% are not forced entry
  • 35% come in through the front door
  • Right after lunch is the most popular time for breakins
  • 90% are not getting anything back after burglary

Front Door Security:

Segment 2 (running time 6:54)

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Make sure to video document your home inventory

Caller
  • Dave, does he put Roof Emulsion on concrete Dog Run

Recommendation: PVC Pipe Instructions on this job

Segment 3 (running time 12:57)

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Rosie on the House Remodeling

Casa Grande Connection:

Caller

  • Larry, wants guidance on setting up mobile monitoring for his security system.

Recommendations: Select Security Systems

Segment 4 (running time 6:40)

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Sliding Doors and Windows:
  • If you can lift the Sliding Door or Window up, a burglar can to
  • A wood dowel will not prevent the lifting
  • Pin Style Lock will prevent lifting

Digital Newsroom

Recommendation:  Coat the line with insulation

  • Tom, is $6000 a good price for radiant barrier

Recommendation: We are not a believer in Radiant Barrier

  • KAZB.org to report Littering Violations

Ten O'Clock Hour with Rosie & Romey

Broadcasting on KTAR, KQNA, KAZM, KAFF, KNST & KGVY

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Segment 1 (running time 11:57)

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Home Security
  • Keep costume jewelry in your drawers as decoys, then keep your real valuables in a safe
  • The Burglar is looking for checkbooks and  your computer with your personal information
  • LifeLock for identity protection

Segment 2 (running time 6:48)

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Stop Burglars from getting through Garage Doors
  • Four Foot Wood Dowel with teacup hook

Caller

  • Kathy, needs advice on her size of a/c unit

Recommendation: Cont. in next segment

Segment 3 (running time 12:30)

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  • Kathy, needs advice on her size of a/c unit

Recommendation: Not a fan of Flex Duct, Don't by an extended warranty,; Rosie likes Lennox, York, Trane, American Standard; Energy Audit Inspector to inspect while the home is being built

Recommended Cabinetry:MerillatWellborn

Pet Door Security:

  • Enters into the house from one room that has a deadbolt from the inside of the house

Segment 4 (running time 6:51)

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Thermal Advantage Winner, Mike Fleming

  • Will foam insulation break block? No
  • What about Retro Fit Cathedral Ceiling not recommended.  However if you do, Banker Insulation
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