Ask This Old House
This series answers home repair questions by taking the ATOH team to homeowners' doorsteps. Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal House calls, guiding viewers through home improvement techniques, and in the loft of a renovated New England barn stuffed with tools, survey the latest products.
Ask This Old House Previous Broadcasts
Water Heat, Panels, Astronaut (Episode #1515H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 23, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
An indirect route to solve a hot water problem-Richard helps a father of two make bath time fun again. Tom uses molding to spruce up a dining room in Cincinnati. To infinity and beyond-Kevin welcomes a former NASA astronaut to the barn to talk tools.
Future House, Nick Offerman (Episode #1514H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 16, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Kevin heads to Los Angeles to visit comedian Nick Offerman and tour his woodworking shop. Ross Trethewey takes the pulse of a home's energy consumption using new technology in Future House. And Richard makes a dish soap blunder, on purpose.
Rooftop Garden, Stains, Shed (Episode #1513H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Landscape designer Jenn Nawada climbs the ladder to learn about rooftop and small-space gardening. Scott turns a shed into a homeowner hangout by bringing power to the outside storage space. Tom has tips on how to get rid of stubborn ceiling stains.
Build It, Lighting, Mousetrap (Episode #1516H)
KQED Life: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Nothing beats leftovers-Tom and Kevin use scrap heart pine to make a cutting board in "Build It." Scott transforms an overly bright room with LEDs. It's a trap! Roger takes the bait and shows off the best ways to prevent mice. Also, "What is it?"