Tool Talk Radio: 6.18.2022: Live from The Mid-South Air Show

Allan and Brandon are recorded live broadcasting from the Mid-South Air Show in Millington, TN. They are joined by Ditch from The Morning Show for a chat about the heat, keeping the AC working properly, and other tips for staying cool. In Critter Wars, they give the advice of leave those baby birds alone andContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 6.18.2022: Live from The Mid-South Air Show”

Tool Talk Radio: 6.11.2022: Live From Anime Blues

Recorded live at the Anime Blues Con in Memphis, TN. Joe and Allan start out with a salute to bricks, from ancient times to the materials of the future. Max introduces us to the Japanese house spirits and the guys tie them into modern tools, projects, and gardens. Joe brings up the peril’s of vinesContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 6.11.2022: Live From Anime Blues”

Tool Talk Radio: 6.04.2022: Live From The Italian Festival

Joe and Allan broadcast live from the Italian Festival in Memphis, Tn. They start out with a salute to aluminum and its history from being more valuable than gold to making soda cans. Next, they are joined by Scott Manes from Team Mama Biondini, the defending champs, to talk about what it takes to cookContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 6.04.2022: Live From The Italian Festival”

Tool Talk Radio: 5.28.2022: How the House Breathes

Joe and Allan give a salute to Memorial Day then get into a discussion about the soffit vent and move into how the house breathes. Next, Allan leads us into the evolution of storage techniques and materials over the last fifty years. Joe tackles this week’s confession about why you should not paint your garageContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 5.28.2022: How the House Breathes”

Tool Talk Radio: 5.21.2022: The Framing Square

Joe and Allan salute the framing square, a simple tool that does so much and makes projects more stable. The guys tackle the late spring temperature swings with advice about caulking, windows, and gardens. Larry Brown from Brown Refrigeration joins the show with a talk about Just In Time (JIT) manufacturing and logistics and howContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 5.21.2022: The Framing Square”

Tool Talk Radio: 5.14.2022: On Location at the Rabies and Vaccination Extravaganza

Joe and Allan are on location at Bartlett Animal Services for their Rabies and Vaccination Extravaganza. The guys start out with a salute to the fence. Do good fences make for better neighbors? Just what are you trying to keep in and what are you trying to keep out? Then, the Casita by Boxabl isContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 5.14.2022: On Location at the Rabies and Vaccination Extravaganza”

Tool Talk Radio: 5.07.2022: From Scissors to Amps on the Breaker

Joe and Allan start out with a salute scissors and cutting throughout history. In Critter Wars, be careful, lots of critters are leaving the nest and getting into trouble. Next, the guys launch into why the proper rating on a breaker is so important. Joe gets into the perils of expanding foam and the advantagesContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 5.07.2022: From Scissors to Amps on the Breaker”

Tool Talk Radio: 4.23.2022: From Battery Powered Tools to Wildlife Bridges

Joe and Allan get things rolling with a salute to weather stripping then followed up on recycling plastics. There are a couple of cautionary tales about how not to install a closet light and properly using flashing. Joe keeps buying new battery powered tools, then beware what may be lurking underground. The guys wrap upContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 4.23.2022: From Battery Powered Tools to Wildlife Bridges”

Tool Talk Radio: 4.16.2022: Repurposing to Critter Wars

Joe and Allan start off with a salute to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. We are off to a good start with lots of room for improvement. Next, they are joined by Jay Hill from Big M Roofing and Renovations for a conversation about navigating the process of replacing your roof. Allan and Joe take differentContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 4.16.2022: Repurposing to Critter Wars”

Tool Talk Radio: 4.09.2022: From Grinding Wheels to Exploding Toilets

Joe and Allan start off with a salute to the grinding stone. Next, it is time to check for house and yard for nests that may be in a bad place. A caller needs help with a loose leg on an antique table followed by another caller with a cautionary tale of strong drain cleanersContinue reading “Tool Talk Radio: 4.09.2022: From Grinding Wheels to Exploding Toilets”