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The ULTIMATE Home Improvement Podcast and Syndicated Radio Show. Eric Goranson “Eric G” and his contributors help homeowners and contractors tackle projects around the house. This is not your typical handyman show. This talk show will bring you everything from the latest home DIY project and building advice to current events and celebrity guests. You will hear from leading experts, your favorite home improvement stars and creators of exciting new technologies for your home. If you want to learn about home improvement and be entertained this show is for you.


About our host:
Eric Goranson, CKD is a Certified Kitchen Designer with the National Kitchen and Bath Association for over 20 years and has been designing since 1993.
Nationally recognized as “Eric G®”, he is a syndicated 10-year home improvement radio talk show host. Eric talks with homeowners and contractors about remodeling and new construction techniques every week. He is also a national podcaster and is now heard internationally and with about half of the listening audience being from the building trade. His shows draw great support from the contracting community. Eric also hosts the Around the House “Pro Insider” podcast that is for the residential building and remodeling professionals.
Eric has managed everything from home builders, design firms, to custom cabinet shops and has been involved in thousands of projects being constructed or remodeled. Eric also consults with national brands on product design and industry trends, with companies such as Baldwin Hardware, Kraft Maid Cabinetry, and many more.
From opening keynote addresses to hands on training seminars, Eric uses his communications skills to inspire and educate the people that are attending his events. Eric is a design and home technology speaker at national construction and remodeling events such as the Northeastern Retail Lumber Associations Lumber and Building Materials Expo, National Kitchen and Bath, Association’s Voices from The Industry, and for the National Association of Home Builders. Eric was a Kitchen and Bath Design News: Top 50 Innovator for 2019 and served on the Baldwin Hardware Design Council: 2017-2019. He enjoys home renovation projects and use to play the bass in Seattle rock bands.

Around the House® Home Improvement: Expert Advice for your Home Eric Goranson

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    • 4.7 • 36 Ratings

The ULTIMATE Home Improvement Podcast and Syndicated Radio Show. Eric Goranson “Eric G” and his contributors help homeowners and contractors tackle projects around the house. This is not your typical handyman show. This talk show will bring you everything from the latest home DIY project and building advice to current events and celebrity guests. You will hear from leading experts, your favorite home improvement stars and creators of exciting new technologies for your home. If you want to learn about home improvement and be entertained this show is for you.


About our host:
Eric Goranson, CKD is a Certified Kitchen Designer with the National Kitchen and Bath Association for over 20 years and has been designing since 1993.
Nationally recognized as “Eric G®”, he is a syndicated 10-year home improvement radio talk show host. Eric talks with homeowners and contractors about remodeling and new construction techniques every week. He is also a national podcaster and is now heard internationally and with about half of the listening audience being from the building trade. His shows draw great support from the contracting community. Eric also hosts the Around the House “Pro Insider” podcast that is for the residential building and remodeling professionals.
Eric has managed everything from home builders, design firms, to custom cabinet shops and has been involved in thousands of projects being constructed or remodeled. Eric also consults with national brands on product design and industry trends, with companies such as Baldwin Hardware, Kraft Maid Cabinetry, and many more.
From opening keynote addresses to hands on training seminars, Eric uses his communications skills to inspire and educate the people that are attending his events. Eric is a design and home technology speaker at national construction and remodeling events such as the Northeastern Retail Lumber Associations Lumber and Building Materials Expo, National Kitchen and Bath, Association’s Voices from The Industry, and for the National Association of Home Builders. Eric was a Kitchen and Bath Design News: Top 50 Innovator for 2019 and served on the Baldwin Hardware Design Council: 2017-2019. He enjoys home renovation projects and use to play the bass in Seattle rock bands.

    My recap from the International Builders Show and Design and Construction Week 2023

    My recap from the International Builders Show and Design and Construction Week 2023

    What a great week and a fun show! There was so much stuff there that was groundbreaking and new. Here are a few highligths from last week with more coming in future episodes of Around the House!
    The link to the Root Quencher: https://www.homedepot.com/p/ROOT-QUENCHER-Adjustable-Deep-Root-Watering-System-9-in-22-in-2022RQ/322990774
    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.
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    • 19 min
    The top 10 tools every DIY'r should have in their toolbox!

    The top 10 tools every DIY'r should have in their toolbox!

    You can walk into a big box store and see tens of thousands of tools or you can jump on your favorite online tool retailer and see even more choices. Here are my top 10 tools every homeowner that wants to take on projects should own. These are the tools that make your job easier and can make that project have a better chance of working out well. Plus it can also give you a better chance of not getting hurt.
    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.
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    • 40 min
    Our top 10 things you can do to save money on your Utility Bill

    Our top 10 things you can do to save money on your Utility Bill

    In these times saving money can be a huge challenge. We talk about my top 10 things you can do to save money on that utility bill. Some of these are short term fixes and some are a longer game but all of them will help you keep a little bit more of that money in your pocket. When many people are having a hard time paying those bills it can make your life a lot easier!
    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.
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    • 40 min
    By Request How to Hire a Contractor and deal with Hazardous Materials on the jobsite

    By Request How to Hire a Contractor and deal with Hazardous Materials on the jobsite

    We got a lot of requests last week on the best way to hire a contractor and where to find good ones! We dive into that subject as well as how to deal with Asbestos in your home. You could have it even if it was built after 2000.
    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.
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    • 41 min
    I bet you dont have the right homeowners insurance with Galen Hair

    I bet you dont have the right homeowners insurance with Galen Hair

    How is your homeowners insurance? Are you covered? After this conversation with Galen Hair you might be calling your insurance agent. I know I am!
    Galen M Hair, Owner at Insurance Claim HQ, is a property casualty attorney who has helped over 1200 families rebuild their homes and businesses. He has been rated a Super Lawyers Rising Star and voted one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100. Click here to learn more about protecting your property from disaster: http://www.insuranceclaimhq.com
    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    SNL Clip courtesy of NBC Universal and no rights are claimed
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.
    Mentioned in this episode:
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    • 49 min
    Coming up Saturday on Around the House Show!

    Coming up Saturday on Around the House Show!

    Thanks for listening to Around the house if you want to hear more please subscribe so you get notified of the latest episode as it posts at https://around-the-house-with-e.captivate.fm/listen
    If you want to buy Eric G a beer or coffee you can support the show here: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ATHERICG
    We love comments and we would love reviews on how this information has helped you on your house! Thanks for listening! For more information about the show head to https://aroundthehouseonline.com/
    We have moved the Pro Insider Special on Thursday to its new feed. It will no longer be on this page. You can find it and subscribe right here: https://around-the-house-pro-insider.captivate.fm/
    Information given on the Around the House Show should not be considered construction or design advice for your specific project, nor is it intended to replace consulting at your home or jobsite by a building professional. The views and opinions expressed by those interviewed on the podcast are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Around the House Show.

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Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
36 Ratings

36 Ratings

Heather Bo ,

Awesome content!

This podcast has that magic mix of information and content. It is truly enjoyable, yet I always walk away with useful knowledge!

warwizard33 ,

Informative and funny!

I know these two and not only are they recognized home experts but both in the home improvement industry for a long time. Don’t be mislead by their joking around these two know their stuff. Fun show

Sweetness0425 ,

Great podcast!

As. Home DIYer myself I am glad to have connected with Eric and find his show with Caroline. Very knowledge, personable and fun. If you are doing anything around the house projects this show is what you need!

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