Morning – Features

Thinking Green: Mold

The one kind of green you really don't want.

We’re about to get a whole lot wetter here this morning. So we’re skipping ahead to Thinking Green, because the conditions are just right. We’re talking about mold and how to make it go away with home improvement expert Danny Lipford. Categories: Morning – Features

Thinking Green: Insulation

Mornings like these are a good time to think about it.

As you don your long underwear, your wool socks, your thermal tights, your sweater,  your down coat, your fur hat and your heavy mittens this morning, it’s fairly apparent: Insulation is important this time of year, whether you’re indoors, or out. Danny Lipford show us how to make sure your house stays cozy for when it’s time to come inside…

Ask Danny: Bathroom Vanity

Get a bathroom you can be vain about.

Taking care of your home is top of mind in mid-winter with all the time we spend inside. Figuring out the best material to install in a bathroom vanity is top of the to-do list in today’s Ask Danny. Categories: Morning – Features

Thinking Green: Reusable Bags

Get a handle on the plastic problem.

We’re not making this up out of whole cloth: more and more often, businesses are moving away from offering plastic bags to shoppers. Some cities are even banning them completely. But don’t worry, your solution is in the bag. Danny Lipford shows us why reusable cloth bags are better in today’s Thinking Green. Categories: Morning – Features

Thinking Green: Rechargeable Batteries

Get charged up about protecting the planet.

We’re a long way away from seeing anything green outdoors this morning. But it’s never too soon to start thinking about it. Here’s Danny Lipford with an explainer on why rechargeable batteries may be worth it for you. Categories: Morning – Features

North Dakota Stands Out In Map Of Most Popular Hot Sauces

KVRR's Adam Ladwig argues it's not even a hot sauce

  A study from Instacart, a grocery delivery service, identifies the most popular hot sauce choices in each state based on how much of it people order. And, boy, does North Dakota stand out. Take a look at this map. Most of the country is green. Those states like sriracha. The orange states like Frank’s Red Hot. North Dakota is…

Ask Danny: Buckling Wood Floors

It could save you a buck or two fixing them over replacing them.

Buckle up. It’s time for another Ask Danny. Danny Lipford is telling us what to do about buckling wood floors in your latest home improvement vignette. Categories: Morning – Features

Thinking Green: Whole House Ventilation

No need to vent about lack of ventilation. He can help.

Whole house ventilation. It’s hard when it’s dropping below zero outside and the house is shut up tight against the cold. But that’s when it might be most critical. And it’s not just important for your health but the planet’s health too. Danny Lipford lets us in on how to do it in today’s Thinking Green. Categories: Morning – Features

Ask Danny: Peeling Bathroom Walls

They're not appealing.

It’s been so warm outside you might be sweating in your heavy coat. You know what’s even grosser, though? Sweating, peeling bathroom walls. Find out how to take your bathroom back to comfortable in today’s Ask Danny. Categories: Morning – Features

Ask Danny: Winterizing Your Lawnmower

Mow down that winter to-do list, one item at a time.

You probably haven’t given much thought to your lawn mower in the last couple of weeks. But just like everything else around the house, it needs a little TLC to keep it running well. Make sure it doesn’t wake up cranky after its long winter’s nap. Here’s Danny Lipford in today’s Ask Danny. Categories: Morning – Features