This Old House
Host Kevin O'Connor, master carpenter Norm Abram, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, and general contractor Tom Silva demystify the home-improvement process.
This Old House Previous Broadcasts
Jersey Shore Rebuilds 2013/Drastic Measures (Episode #3302H)
KQED Life: Fri, Dec 13, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
Norm tours the Bay Head, New Jersey, revetment project with Thacher Brown; the Bay Head house is raised from the second floor structure. Kevin finds Carlos amid some setbacks trying to get the Point Pleasant house off the ground, and Richard helps Rita say goodbye to her Manasquan house before it's torn down. Norm gets a lesson on FEMA zones and foundations from structural engineer Pat Cronin.
- KQED Life: Sat, Dec 14, 2013 -- 9:30 AM
Jersey Shore Rebuilds 2013/Sandy and The Jersey Shore (Episode #3301H)
KQED Life: Fri, Dec 6, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
Months after Superstorm Sandy wreaked historic destruction on the Jersey Shore, Kevin, Norm and Richard find three homeowners determined, despite the seemingly insurmountable challenges, to stay and rebuild: stronger, smarter and up out of harm's way. In Bay Head, Point Pleasant, Manasquan and communities like them along this hard-hit barrier island community, there's nowhere to go but up.