TV Host & DIY Star Chip Wade Shares Innovative & Affordable Ways to Give Your Home and Yard a Tune Up

Spring is the Perfect Time for Homeowners to Tackle All Those Home Improvement Projects and to Get Ready to Break Out of the Pandemic and Make a Change.

Before the weather changes, it is time to assess, repair, and make upgrades to homes and landscapes.  In fact, creating a beautiful and comfortable living space has become a national obsession while sheltering in place, according to Chip Wade, the Emmy winning host of Elbow Room, Curb Appeal: The Block and several other HGTV shows.


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Bathroom improvements can provide immediate satisfaction, and the Speakman Showerhead does just that.  An overwhelming amount of people say that they can feel the difference when they use a Speakman shower head because it creates a better showering experience.  With easy DIY installation that takes just minutes, anyone can replace any standard shower head with their two shower sprays allowing for a spa like experience at home.  Plus, the integrated hand shower makes cleaning any bathtub a breeze!  Find it at Lowes and, and for more information, visit


Before painting, make sure to seal any surfaces.  Professionals and anyone who is trying to DIY will be amped to try DAP’s new advanced hybrid sealants that outperform silicone in paintability, wet surface application, dirt pickup, and clarity.  DAP has leveraged the power of multiple technologies to create AMP, the ultimate hybrid sealant, which stands for Advanced Modified Polymer sealant.  AMP is water resistant and resistant to mold and mildew.  It is water ready in 30 minutes and is 100% weather and waterproof for window, doors, kitchens and baths.  Check it out at


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