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This Old House Previous Broadcasts

What's New Is Old Again (Episode #3526H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

As work winds down and winter winds up, Kevin and Roger assess the exterior transformation. Erik builds a custom closet from off-the-shelf piping. The guys walk through the house, noting the craftsmanship, systems and interior details.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

A Race to the Punch List (Episode #3525H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Erik finishes the staircase with a maple newel post. Kevin helps connect a reproduction antique light fixture to a granite lamppost. Richard shows the systems for getting water from the well. Scott Caron shows how the backup generator is installed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, May 22, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

House Requires Some Assembly (Episode #3524H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Landscaping begins with a backyard patio. The den gets some formal wainscoting. The homeowners meet with designer Kristina Crestin to select interior paint colors. The factory-made staircase is installed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, May 15, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Making New Look Old (Episode #3523H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Erik installs clapboard siding. Roger and landscape architect Kim select salvaged granite for the yard. Richard sees how the geothermal pipes are connected in the basement. At the factory in Vermont, Kevin sees the kitchen cabinets coming together.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, May 8, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

400 Years of Home Technology (Episode #3522H)

KQED Life: Thu, May 5, 2016 -- 1:00 PM

Drilling begins on a geothermal system. Norm tours local 1st period homes. Kevin travels to the factory to see the stairs and wall panels being built. Back on the North Shore, Kevin learns about a new technology to seal ductwork.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 9:30 AM
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