Tricks Of The Trade: Phone Calls And Texts, Fire Ant Remedies

Telephone calls and texts heat up this week’s episode, as the South’s No. 1 honey-do helper John Allen and Jimmy Duke have answers for the region’s home improvement needs. One bizarre tale Allen relays is how raccoons are drawn to the plug and chain of old bathtubs. And one caller needs to know what to put on fire ant mounds to make them disappear.