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Host : Ken Patterson
Ken Patterson is not only the host of a popular home improvement radio show -- hes also a Class A, Licensed Contractor who has designed and built multi-million dollar commercial & industrial projects as well as single family homes.

Ken brings a wealth of experience, a warm personality, and plenty of helpful advice to you each week, on KEN THE CONTRACTOR.

This is not the typical home improvement show! Along with great tips and helpful advice, KEN brings you the latest trends in home improvement, home building tips, money saving ideas, and more. Ken skips the technical jargon and confusing terms his helpful advice to callers is always simple, fun, and easy to understand.
Recent Episodes
 

Fixing Your Basement Issues
We get tons of questions on water in your basements. So this week, we're going through a checklist on common causes, to help you get that basement dry once and for all. Then - when will it wear out? Ken goes through the lifespan of some common household items.
 

Quick Fixes
You don't have to spend a ton of money to improve the appearance of your home. Ken talks about some quick and low cost improvement ideas that can make a big difference. Then - your landscaping is meant to beautify your home, but it can also do some major damage during storm season.
 

Water Softeners
If you're noticing a funny taste or smell to your water, or experiencing rust stains, you may need a water softener. However, as Ken will outline, the type you need depends on the type of well water you have. Then - rules for renters and landlords.
 

Your Water Heater
Does your home need a conventional water heater, or is a tankless water heater better for your needs? Ken outlines the pros and cons of both. Plus, how to save money on a bathroom remodel.
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