||Lou's helpful tips about home care along with information about new products and techniques can be heard on more than 100 radio stations across the United States.|
|He is also host of the widely popular "Mr. Fix-It" call-in program heard Saturday mornings on WGN Radio, Chicago. Since 1995, Lou's listeners vie for three hours each week to have their renovation and repair questions answered. Answers to the most-asked questions resulted in the Home Improvement Minutes series.|
Lou is also a regular contributor to NBC's Today Show. He appears regularly
on WGN-TV's Morning News and is a contributing editor to USA Weekend Magazine with his "House Smart" column. House Smart is also the title of a
series of books published by Ballantine Books.
Lou's life-long interest in home improvement began during high school when he worked in a hardware store, gaining knowledge of hardware products and experience in customer service. While attending Millikin University, Lou worked his way through school remodeling homes and learning everything from sewers to shingles. Lou owns his own development company that builds rental properties and manages the construction of custom homes in the Chicago area. Lou resides in Chicago with his wife and four young children.
Stations interested in airing Home Improvement Minutes, please listen to or download an mp3 demo. Additional information is available by clicking on "Lou's Stations" in the menu on the left.
If you have questions or need additional information, please call 800-786-8964.