Here's an overview of this week's four-hour homeowner radio broadcast
Outdoor Living Hour - Farm Fresh with Arizona Farm Bureau
AZ State Park Passes: 8:20AM - Tune-In to win!!
On The House Hour: Hankering For Some Adventure? Try It In An RV!
Think you might like to join the 9 million people who hit the road in an RV this year? Modern RV's have amenities similar to home with solid surface countertops, designer elements from real to not so real tile backsplashes. With residential refrigerators, Induction cooktops, electric fireplaces, lift beds, porcelain tile floors, multiple LCD TVs - new RVs, especially larger ones, often rival new household construction in design and cosmetic trends...
Homeowner Topic: Open Home!
Weekly To-Do Topic: #WindowMaintenance
There is something so wonderful about clean, clear windows that help to bring the outside in. Views to the outside are good for the soul inside! Join us as we help you get your windows spotless.
Julie with The Arizona Farm Bureau is joined by Chaz Shelton from Merchants Garden in Tucson.
Chaz discusses how he got into farming with little experience to 5 years farming in the city.
Unique farming techniques combining greenhouse with aquaponics. Growing fresh greens, herbs and fish!
Chaz feels their a disconnect between the farm and the public about where their food comes from. He hopes to change that.
Chaz discusses plans for farm tours and selling their produce on site in Fall 2020. Plus plans to expand.
Julie explains the top 16 crops of cash receipts connection to Arizona.
Chaz explains how the fish in the closed system of aquaponics function in the farming process.
Merchants Garden farming model is a football field sized organic hydroponic farm producing for customer in the Tucson area.
Discussion of the growing cycle from seed year round. And future plans for the farm.
Takeaways from the discussion with Merchants Garden including working with other farmers.
La Mesa RV's Steve Love discusses the history of the company. How the RV has advanced to ease of driving and the many features that changed the RV industry.
How Quartzsite, Arizona has become a yearly place for RVers to convene. La Mesa has a pop up shop.
Discussion of how consumers progress from camping outdoors to RVs.
Explains the Tin Can Camper Series.
RVs come in 3 classifications: A, B and C. Scott explains what type of RV makes up a C and B Class. Plus which Class is seeing the most growth.
Continuing the RV classification. What makes up the A Class vehicles. What RV needs an additional driver's license classification.
CALLER <not aired> What type of vehicle suggestion would fit H.O.A. requirement? Detailed discussion.
Discussion of LaMesa full range of travel trailers.
Discussion of RV slide outs. How that feature got started and the options available.
RVs has made areas quieter that the trailers with generators running all night.
CALLER: Recalling a story back in the day of RVs staying in open land, likely BLM land. Is that legal?
Always check where you're going for open camping regulations.
Rosie On The House.com is Arizona's Number 1 Home Referral Network! Rosie discusses the home market and not rushing to get remodeling done.
CALLER: Has a Trombe Wall with cracked seals and white lines between the glass. Rosie explains a Trombe Wall and how it functions.
Our tip of the week is the perfect time to maintain and clean your home windows.
CALLER: Has damage to the coping on the pool. Area between the tile and deck is cracked. How to repair it?
CALLER: Wants to utilize the space in a garage. Has a 2x2 square foot column from ceiling to side of the water heater. Doesn't know what it is and would like to remove it for space.
CALLER: Hearing popping noises from the ceiling and walls at night. Could it be the home expanding or contracting?
E-Store Product Feature of The Month is JAWS (Just Add Water) Cleaners.
Rosie explains how some homes develop a sewer-type odor that doesn't seem to go away. And a solution that involves a vent on the roof.