At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 01-06-2018

This weeks At Home Show has Tom and Lon addressing the multitude of issues homeowners face in this cold season and how to remedy those problems.  Derek Ogren from Century 21 Moline Realty is our in-studio guest. He addresses the belief some potential sellers have that homes don't sell in winter.True or false? Tune in.  Also, Derek shares what potential sellers can do to make sure their home is ready for market. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425 For all your realty needs your best friend is Derek Ogren: Century21moline.com or  office phone (763) 689-3593    
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At Home with Tom, Lon, and Friends 12-30-2017

In this 2017 year end edition of At Home, Tom and Lon are looking FORWARD to 2018. They talk about what you can do daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly in and around your home to make maintenance easy and less stressful. From cleaning cabinets, changing smoke and CO detector batteries, to room make-overs, you will find sensible advice here. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425
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At Home with Tom, Lon, and Friends 12-23-2017

In this special Christmas episode, Tom, Lon, and studio guest Jason Keech, Pastor at Crossings Church in Elk River, discuss why Christmas is so important and why their Faith is the underlying motivator and guiding principle in what they do. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425  
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At Home with Tom, Lon, and Friends 12-16-2017

In this week's show, Peter Follesse from Insurance Advisors is our in-studio guest. He shares some information that many home owners and renters are not aware of. Do you think you are covered by insurance if you rent your house out for Super Bowl weekend? Tune in to hear what one homeowner found out after some Ryder Cup renters trashed his home...... Lon talks about contractors expecting to be paid when a job is completed. Why you should be expected to pay when the repairman comes for a repair visit. Tom addresses some heating and air maintenance issues as well as why air flow is so vital to proper equipment maintenance and longevity. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert…
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At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 12-09-2017

Today's show has Lon answering some listener submitted questions regarding construction issues as well as correcting some myths about construction workers and the industry. Tom also addresses some questions on plumbing and heating, especially those related to the cold season. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: Tom Johnson at TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: Lon Lane at LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425  
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At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 12-02-2017

In this weeks show Tom and Lon discuss home improvement and design trends for 2018.  Tom also addresses furnace and boiler tune-up advertisement gimmicks and what to look for and ask when presented with a tune-up offer and what should be included in a tune-up.   Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: Tom Johnson at TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: Lon Lane at LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425  
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At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 11-25-2017

Today's show has Lon answering some more questions sent in from listeners (Thanks to you loyal listeners! --- you can always send questions to home@kbek.com ) Tom talks about low level CO monitor and the priceless value they have as well as cost/value comparisons of college vs trade school. Both have value if that is where your heart truly is....... Derek Ogren from Century 21 Moline Realty presents a quiz to see how sharp our attention is on realty listings....... Lon didn't pass....... Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: Tom Johnson at TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: Lon Lane at LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425 For all your realty needs: Derek Ogren at century21moline.com  or phone 763-528-5573
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At Home with Tom, Lon, and Friends 11-18-2017

Today Laura Martin easily replaces Wayne Randall as guest producer. Lon answers various remodeling questions received from listeners and Tom shares an article on carbon monoxide and shares his expertise in this important area. Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425  
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At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 11-11-2017

Today's show:  Lon shares some areas of remodeling that have the "joy" factor compared to the return on investment. Tom reveals some lesser known facts on why HVAC installs lack efficiency in many homes as well as some thoughts on the new furnace concept: modulating furnaces....... Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425
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At Home With Tom, Lon, and Friends 11-04-2017

Today's show:  Lon shares some insight and ideas about basement remodeling that involves low ceilings. Tom shares information on carbon monoxide and some of the "MIS-" information out there. Peter Follesse is our guest today from Insurance Advisors and he shares some  issues that many homeowners may not be aware that are not covered under normal policies.... Remember: For your plumbing, heating and air needs: TMJohnsonbros.com or call them at 763-689-3141 For your expert remodeling services: LJlevel.com or 612-490-5425 Insurance needs: Peter Follesse at Insurance Advisors--763-291-8177  
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