On The House
On The House
James Carey and Morris Carey, known as the Carey Bros., are nationally-recognized experts on home building and renovation. They share their 70+ years of experience as award-winning, licensed contractors with millions of people nationwide through a weekly radio program and syndicated newspaper column both titled On The House.
With wit, enthusiasm and clarity, the Carey Bros.’ syndicated newspaper column, four-hour radio broadcast, podcast, blog, and daily radio vignette offer people money-saving tips on building, remodeling and repairing homes.
These third-generation contractors hold 29-year broadcast careers in radio and television. They deliver user-friendly, hands-on advice in their radio program and daily radio tip which are carried coast-to-coast weekly via satellite to a rapidly growing network of more than 200 stations. The program is also broadcasted via live remote from home and building expos nationwide.
Recognized for their efforts in answering immediate and constant structural concerns by the public in the hours and days following the devastating October 1989 earthquake, the Carey Bros. and KCBS AM740 in San Francisco received the George Foster Peabody Award, broadcasting’s most prestigious honor, for their outstanding contributions towards “comprehensive, intelligent and useful coverage.”