Q: I love Mike Holmes of Holmes Holme on Homes. What’s his h biggest renovation renov pet peeve? —Tyson L., Arkansas
A: “People being in a hurry,” says the fix-it man, who hosts HGTV’S popular home improvement show and whose latest book is The Holmes Inspection. “You need to take your time when renovating your home.” Holmes, 48, has become as famous for his trademark overalls as for his no-fuss attitude— he even has his own work wear line (at makeitright.ca). “Who would’ve thought overalls would be considered a fashion choice?” he says. “I’ve worn them for years!” What’s the No. 1 tool every homeowner should have? Get his answer to this and more at Parade.com/holmes.