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Ask This Old House Previous Broadcasts

Starting Plants from Seed/Building a Moveable Kitchen Island (Episode #1219H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 30, 2014 -- 11:30 AM

Roger shows Kevin how to start plants from seed. Richard replaces an outdoor hose spigot with one that will never freeze. Tom builds a moveable kitchen island with Kevin. And the guys ask, "What is it?"

Making a Home Accessible/Modifying a Bathroom and Dangerous (Episode #1224H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

In this special episode, the guys make several important improvements. Kevin helps make a home accessible for a homeowner in a wheelchair by modifying a bathroom and several different sets of stairs. Tom and Kevin rebuild a dangerous staircase for a survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing.

Building A Simple Table/Getting Rid of Tree Stumps (Episode #1223H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

Tom and Kevin build a simple table from solid fir, and Kevin works with a wood-finishing expert to stain and finish it. Roger shows a homeowner how to get rid of tree stumps. And Richard discusses the state of solar energy.

Making a Home Accessible/Modifying a Bathroom and Dangerous (Episode #1224H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 7:30 PM

In this special episode, the guys make several important improvements. Kevin helps make a home accessible for a homeowner in a wheelchair by modifying a bathroom and several different sets of stairs. Tom and Kevin rebuild a dangerous staircase for a survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing.

Building A Simple Table/Getting Rid of Tree Stumps (Episode #1223H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

Tom and Kevin build a simple table from solid fir, and Kevin works with a wood-finishing expert to stain and finish it. Roger shows a homeowner how to get rid of tree stumps. And Richard discusses the state of solar energy.

Starting Plants from Seed/Building a Moveable Kitchen Island (Episode #1219H)

KQED Life: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Roger shows Kevin how to start plants from seed. Richard replaces an outdoor hose spigot with one that will never freeze. Tom builds a moveable kitchen island with Kevin. And the guys ask, "What is it?"

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

Building a High Tunnel Greenhouse in Mississippi/Converting Recessed Lights into Pendants (Episode #1217H)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

Roger visits Biloxi, Mississippi, where he builds a high tunnel greenhouse with a homeowner. Richard explains the best types of pliers and wrenches. Electrician Scott Caron converts three recessed lights into three pendants in a kitchen. And the guys ask "What is it? "

Installing A Clawfoot Tub with Shower/Installing a Permanent Fire Escape Ladder in a Bedroom (Episode #1216H)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

Richard visits a historic home in Mobile, Alabama, and installs a clawfoot tub with shower. Tom installs a permanent fire escape ladder in a bedroom. Roger shows the best way to prune trees. And the guys ask, "What is it?"

Fitting A Mattress Up A Narrow Staircase/Repairing a Light-Switch in Seattle (Episode #1215H)

KQED Life: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Tom helps a homeowner fit a box spring mattress up a narrow staircase. Kevin and an electrician repair a light switch in Seattle. Richard shows many options for filtering drinking water. And the guys ask, "What is it?"

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 1:30 PM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

    • Week of 8/25: Sutro Tower work (including KQED 9 Over the Air)

      (Affects several San Francisco TV & Radio stations, including KQED 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) During the week of August 25, Monday through Friday, between 9am and 4pm, several TV and radio stations will be switching to their Auxiliary antennas. This is being done so that the tower crew can perform routine maintenance on the regular […]

    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

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