Here's an overview of this week's four-hour homeowner radio broadcast
All Arizona Hour Driven By Sanderson Ford
Tune In as we discover Arizona!
Discovering #Payson | Former Fox10 Weatherman Dave Munsey who will be showcasing his new autobiography, Munsey Business, at the Payson Book Festival!
Win State Park Passes at 7:20AM!
Sponsored by our friends at Sanderson Ford!
Outdoor Living Hour - Farm Fresh with Arizona Farm Bureau
Homeowner Topic: Open Home!
Weekly To-Do Topic: #2Seconds2Long | We will chat with Melissa Sutton, Board President of the Drowning Prevention Coalition of Arizona!
On the House Hour: Why You Need a New Front Door or Garage Door
Most of the time, the first thing people see when driving up to your house is your garage door or your front door. Bringing these doors to life can add sales and visual appeal to your home. So here is the latest information from experts on trends in buying a new garage door or front door for your home...
Some history of Payson, Arizona. Our Staycation of the month! And some 4th of July celebrations.
Phoenix TV Icon Dave Munsey talks about his book Munsey Business: 51 Years Of Weather, Water Safety And Celebrity Interviews.
Talks about his beginnings in North Dakota and stories thru his life and career. And The Payson Book Festival July20th.
Dave discusses how his water safety campaign 'Watch Your Kids Around Water' started with an incident 38 years ago.
Those who lost a child to drowning wished 'to have those 10 seconds back'.
It wasn't an easy sell to promote drowning prevention but Dave found ways to get the message across successfully. Learning CPR is a plus.
Discussion about the history of Arizona's weather from Dave's perspective.
How Dave got interested in weather.
The book features Dave's career path to Phoenix, celebrity run-ins and water safety stories.
Recent inductees of The Arizona Music & Entertainment Hall Of Fame.
More with Dave Munsey. Available for speaking engagements for the book and water safety.
Julie from The Arizona Farm Bureau and guest Andy Hacker of Bonita Bean Company where they grow and distribute beans from the Willcox, AZ area.
They grow pinto and black beans. Mostly sold in the southwest.
Arizona bean crop is a secondary crop with the least amount of water need to grow. 90 day maturity for beans.
Discussion of the size of farming of beans in Arizona.
Happy to see younger farmers learning to grow beans.
Explains pivot irrigation.
Cooking time various for beans.
TEXT: How to grow beans in their garden.
How beans are carefully harvested before packaging.
Discussion of Native American beans grown in the Arizona desert.
Deep dive into overhead garage doors. The biggest entry point in your home. The various components and security tips.
Don't recommend see thru windows on garage doors for security.
Discussion of the automatic operators that open and close the garage door. Going from chain, screw and the quiet belt system.
Security plus system. Features a 'rolling code'. Rosie explains how it works.
Discussion of a secondary lock as an added security feature. Testing the auto reverse too.
More on the auto reverse mechanism. Test it on a regular basis.
Never ever fool with the torsion spring. Leave it to a profession for repair.
Rosie recalls a story of listeners who were stuck in their garage and couldn't get out.
Insulated garage door by itself doesn't cool the garage unless you have a cooling device like a mini split.
CALLER: Unique idea for protecting the pull cord.
CALLER: Thoughts on using bluetooth and other apps to control the garage door outside the home.
Security suggestions for your door from the garage to the kitchen or interior of your house.
CALLER: Garage door sensors issues with sunlight affecting its operation of opening and closing.
CALLER: Story of a former home inspector in a foreclosed home getting locked in the garage.
CALLER: After repair work, a 2004 garage door unit remotes stopped working.
CALLER: Bought a resale home. Moving in found an infestation of scorpions. Discussion of was it properly disclosed.
CALLER: Has metal front double door with an inch between between the threshhold and door bottom. No luck finding someone to fix it. Suggestions to get a tight seal.
CALLER: Question about the solar assist on the A/C compressor SunTrac hybrid system and another about proper insulation.
Head of The Drowning Prevention Coalition Of Arizona Melissa Sutton talks about the ABC's and D of water safety around the pool.
Discussion of front door security. Thoughts on securing a single door with a secondary security door, double door locks and sliding door locking devices.
Recap of today's show!