Ace On The House

Ace On The House

United States

Before becoming a comedian, Adam Carolla was a hammer-swinging, ditch-digging carpenter. Now, Adam's bringing that knowledge to you in Ace On The House, a weekly home improvement podcast. Joined by childhood friend and general contractor Ray Oldhafer, the guys take your calls and answer your e-mail questions with an informative, hilarious twist. From contractors to novices, Ace On The House is sure to keep you coming back every Saturday to get your weekend dose of Adam.


OTH: One-Eyed Pizza Guy  

This week, Ray and Stromer discuss warped doors, cracked grout, and what to look for during an inspection.

OTH: Baseline Dumb  

One of Adam's famous friends calls in, and the guys talk about French doors, busted washers, and how to construct a makeshift spray booth.

OTH: Smell of Death  

Ray and Stromer chat about the proper way to hang your door, tips for finishing a basement, and whether you should remodel or build a house from scratch.

OTH: There's a Light Bulb Out, When Can You Be Here?  

Adam and Ray chat about the first episode of their new TV show, and discuss maintenance man discounts, eggshell sheen, and the power of the whistle.

OTH: The Mighty Lion  

This week, Ray and Stromer discuss sealing a granite countertop that's starting to pit, where to put your nap room, and how to retrofit your roof into a livable space.

OTH: Please Stop Using Terminology  

Adam and Ray take calls about squeaky floors, water dripping from an exhaust fan, and what kind of siding to use for a shed. They also watch a video question about a cracked ceiling, and argue over the history of using button board.

OTH: Wrong Time To Have A Point Of View  

Ray and Stromer take questions about servant stairs, table saw safety, and the proper sequence for a flooring renovation.

OTH: Why Don't You Let Somebody Help You?  

Adam and Ray get into a blowup over pictures, and Adam answers questions about installing backsplash, squeaky floors, and insulating a garage.

OTH: You Sound Competent, But You're Not  

Tons of calls on today's show. Topics include: sewer issues, laying ceramic on subfloor, water heater problems, and installing a cabinet system in your laundry room.

OTH: Power Move, Baby!  

Adam complains about being surrounded by people who dont care about remodeling his house, and relives the recent foam roller debacle. The guys also answer questions about applying caulk, insulating a basement, and replacing a hollow core door.

OTH: Do That, and the Dont Blame Us  

Ray and Stromer discuss A/C condensation run off, what materials to use for a backsplash, and how to waterproof your crawl space. Plus, the return of Just The Tip!

OTH: Ahead of the Game in the Wrong Direction  

CJ Wiley lends her finish carpentry expertise in an episode about tiling in a basement bathroom, building a house from scratch, and how to avoid flooding in the crawl space.

OTH: Ill-prepared, But Lucky  

Ray and Stromer chat about nasty sewage problems, black mold concerns, and how to make the most of your beautiful property.

OTH: Don't Say Everything You're Thinking  

This week, Ace and Ray discuss matching textures, installing plank ceiling, and whether a divorced former homeowner should just go back to renting. Adam also rants about airline announcements, and yells at Ray for not understanding what an audio podcast is.

OTH: You Deserve Better  

Ray and Stromer help a caller replace their bathroom vanity. They also respond to video questions about cracked tiles and water collection, and the guys have a heart to heart about porn addiction.

OTH: You Will Never Undo What You Do  

Adam and Ray spend time discussing the issues that may come up while setting up a 75" TV on an articulating mount. The guys also argue about how to fix a leaking door seal, and Adam describes the new projector system he's working on.

OTH: Be Smarter Than The Toilet  

Ray and Stromer return to discuss battling moths and ants, how to be respectful of your contractors, and finding studs in the wall to install a drop down cabinet.

OTH: Get Out, and Take Your Warm Comfort With You  

Adam and Ray take tons of calls on today's show, answering questions about Dutch door installations, which tool to use to cut drop-ceiling tiles, and the best way to seal your windows in colder climates.

OTH: Daddy's Getting a Bobcat  

This week, Ray and Stromer help callers with a master bathroom cabinet that fell off its mount, and give tips for building furniture and refinishing a staircase.

OTH: Wait, I Don't Pay You Enough To Own  

Adam gives an update on the sewage smell in his house, and the guys complain about all of the leaks during the rainy season. They also chat with fans about a cracked concrete pad, and drainage issues with a PVC pipe.

Video player is in betaClose