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
Arlington Arts & Crafts | Ship Lap for a Ship Shape House (Episode #3614H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 16, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
The homeowners have chosen ship lap, the hottest wall covering right now, for the third floor. Reclaimed granite is used for steps, and a marble slab is cut for the kitchen island. A cast stone mantel is built around the fireplace in the family room.
Arlington Arts & Crafts | Decorative Touches Make the Difference (Episode #3613H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
The architect plans call for exterior decorative features on all sides of the house: a roof detail over the bank of windows, a refinished front door and evergreen trees along the edges of the property. Kevin learns to lazure paint in a bedroom.
Arlington Arts & Crafts | An Arts & Craft for the Ages (Episode #3616H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
Tour the completed project house, including the new addition at the back of the house, updated front hall, dining room and pantry, expanded master suite, spacious new bathroom and new front porch, and outside, new plantings and hardscape.