Hidden Finds at the Hardware Store

Hidden Finds at the Hardware Store
We asked Twin Cities Live handyman Mike Frattallone to bring his his favorite finds from Frattallone's Ace Hardware. With 35,000 products available, there's a lot of choose from! The items featured are available at the 22 Frattallone's Ace Hardware stores in the Twin Cities area. The Looftlighter Ronson Tech Torch Auto Start Grill...

Must-Have Laundry Room Products

Must-Have Laundry Room Products
The Laundry Evangelist, Patric Richardson, stopped by to share his five must-have laundry products. () Laundry Room Must-Haves: The Basics (Laundry Soap, Stain Remover, Horsehair Brush, Stain Bar, Vinegar and Water) Drying Rack Plastic Hanger Nonreactive Bowl White Cloths Patric is also the owner of the store Mona...

Skin Cancer Awareness and Sunscreen 101 

Skin Cancer Awareness and Sunscreen 101 
School is out and summer is in full swing! But before you head to the pool, the park or your next outdoor family gather, make sure you grab your sunscreen. Dr. Wollan from Entira Family Clinics stopped by with sun-safe habits to add into your daily routine. Ways to Protect Your Skin: Seek the shade, especially between 10 AM – 4...

Accent Walls

Accent Walls
Interior Designer and TCL Regular Kelli Kaufer shared some easy DIY tricks to adding an accent wall in your home. Try adding an accent wall to your home! 3 Dimensional Application Furring stipes (15.00 for a bundle) Electric nail gun and hand mitter saw Peel and Stick Try wallpaper! Peel and stick versions are...

Lawn Mower Care

Lawn Mower Care
Our Handyman Mike Frattalone from Frattallone's Ace Hardware stopped by with tips on how to make your lawn looking great. Frattalone’s Ace Hardware Event: June 9th 11-3PM Minnetonka Ace Hardware Store 5016 County Road 101 Minnetonka, MN 55345 Phone: (952) 474-5461 You have a chance to win: 60V mower ($559 value) 60V blower...

Lake Home Décor

Lake Home Décor
Interior Designer and Founder of Brooke & Lou, Bria Hammel, stopped by the TCL studio with tips on how to update your lake home or cabin. Bria’s Tip: -Choose durable fabrics that allow you to brighten things up without fear of wear and tear -Use lighter colors and patterns for a modern touch -Embrace the cabin setting with fun...

Making A Bouquet Out Of Your Own Garden

Making A Bouquet Out Of Your Own Garden
Allie Tempelis, owner of Lexington Flowers shared her tips and tricks on how to make a flower bouquet from your own garden. Choose your vase, and then use a flexible branch or vine to create a “ball” to insert into the vase as a “grid” to place the flowers into. Stems or vines you can use include:  Curly Willow,...

Packing Light for Summer Travel

Packing Light for Summer Travel
Michele Vig is a professional organizer who was the first Minnesotan to be trained by Marie Kondo from the popular Netflix show, "Tidying Up with Marie Kondo." Michele stopped by the Twin Cities Live studio with advice on packing for your next vacation, including the one product you need to help save space. A smooth trip starts at home....