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Ask This Old House

Description

Created by viewer demand, the series is a spinoff of "This Old House" and answers specific remodeling questions that viewers send in. The cast includes host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, heating/plumbing master Richard Trethewey and landscaper Roger Cook, who spend the hour focusing on various topics for the do-it-yourself homeowner.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Rain Barrel; Pooling Patio

    Installing a rain barrel; installing a drain to divert water from a patio; the team shares new additions to their tool bags. (30 minutes)

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  • Smart Irrigation; Jimmy DiResta

    Jenn upgrades an irrigation system; the team looks at Home Inspection Nightmares; Tom discusses kitchen renovations; Kevin builds an Adirondack-style outdoor chair with Jimmy DiResta. (30 minutes)

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  • Water Filter; Bathroom Caulking

    Richard updates a filter on a retro faucet; Mark explains different masonry jointers; Nathan explains when and how to use a Japanese pull saw; Tom demonstrates how to re-caulk a bathtub. (30 minutes)

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  • New Shade Pattern; HVAC Showroom

    Improving a garden with a new shade pattern; Richard gives Kevin a tour of his new HVAC distribution and education center. (30 minutes)

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  • Fix Foundation; Textured Ceiling

    Mark repoints a crumbling fieldstone foundation; Tom discusses proper disposal techniques for oily rags; Mauro smooths over a textured ceiling using joint compound. (30 minutes)

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  • Stair Treads; Gas Stove Pipe

    Tom replaces split-level stair treads in a mid-century modern home; Jenn shares some tips about pruners; Richard shortens a gas pipe for a stove that doesn't fit against the wall. (30 minutes)

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  • Restore Fireplace; Porch Swing

    Roger and Jenn share tips for killing weeds; Mark restores a damaged historic fireplace; Richard and Ross discuss thermostat improvements; Tom adds structure to a porch to safely hang a swing. (30 minutes)

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  • Scorched Floor; Hardy Plantings

    Ross tests out a new stud finder; Nathan repairs a wood floor burned by a hot iron; Tom gives techniques for using a table saw safely; Jenn replaces crushed foundation plantings. (30 minutes)

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  • Humidity Mystery, Brick Patch

    Conversations a homeowner and contractor should have before a project; Richard repairs an HVAC system that is creating too much humidity; Mauro demonstrates a paint sprayer; Mark patches a brick wall. (30 minutes)

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  • Paint Dark Basement; Bat House

    Brightening a dark apartment using paint concentrations; what naturally causes wet basements and how to mitigate it; building a bat house. (30 minutes)

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  • Deck Staining; Water Monitoring

    Tom demonstrates how to sharpen a knife; Mauro restains a deck; Mark demonstrates the best way to prevent smoke when building a fire; Ross learns about innovations to automatic water shutoff valves. (30 minutes)

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  • Historic Plantings; Wood Utensils

    Jenn adds curb appeal with plants that match a house's design; the team shares home inspection nightmares; Mauro accurately matches paint color; Tom and Kevin carve wooden serving utensils with pine. (30 minutes)

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  • Post Rot; Dehumidifier

    Tom repairs a rotted porch post; What Is It?; Richard visits New Orleans to help a family deal with high indoor humidity. (30 minutes)

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  • Box Spring; Light Switch

    Tom helps a homeowner fit a boxspring mattress up a narrow staircase; Kevin and an electrician repair a light-switch in Seattle; Richard shows many options for filtering drinking water. (30 minutes)

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  • Fire Ladder; Clawfoot Tub

    Richard visits a historic home in Mobile, Ala., and installs a clawfoot tub with shower; Tom installs a permanent fire escape ladder in a bedroom; the guys ask What Is It?; Roger shows the best way to prune trees. (30 minutes)

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