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Ask This Old House Previous Broadcasts

Driveway Patch, Shaker Table (Episode #1403H)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

A driveway pothole is more than meets the eye for Roger. See what he found and how he patches it. Watch Tom and Kevin get a history lesson from the Shakers to build a nightstand and see Scott dust off an old railroad lantern and give it new life.

Coffee Table, Grass Paver (Episode #1411H)

KQED 9: Sat, Aug 20, 2016 -- 4:30 PM

Reclaimed wood and a little inspiration. Watch Tom and Kevin turn some old oak into a popular coffee table. On Cape Cod, see Roger transform a patch of grass into a driveway lawn. And Richard explains how to avoid frozen pipes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 21, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Classroom Garden, House Fan (Episode #1401H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 20, 2016 -- 11:30 AM

Watch Tom keep things cool on the West Coast with a whole house fan installation. Then follow Roger and Jenn as they work with students to liven up a school's garden. Richard explains new water heater regulations.

Coffee Table, Grass Paver (Episode #1411H)

KQED Life: Sat, Aug 20, 2016 -- 10:00 AM

Reclaimed wood and a little inspiration. Watch Tom and Kevin turn some old oak into a popular coffee table. On Cape Cod, see Roger transform a patch of grass into a driveway lawn. And Richard explains how to avoid frozen pipes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 21, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Garage Power, Chainsaw Safety (Episode #1402H)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 18, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

From chaps to eye protection, watch Roger and Kevin go over the dos and dont's of chainsaw use. See Scott work with a homeowner to improve the electrical connection to a garage. Tom helps a new mom by silencing squeaky floors in her baby's room.

Classroom Garden, House Fan (Episode #1401H)

KQED 9: Sat, Aug 13, 2016 -- 4:30 PM

Watch Tom keep things cool on the West Coast with a whole house fan installation. Then follow Roger and Jenn as they work with students to liven up a school's garden. Richard explains new water heater regulations.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 14, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Winter Weather Special (Episode #1410H)

KQED 9: Sat, Aug 6, 2016 -- 4:30 PM

See a special episode on all things winter. See Scott offer an electrical solution to ice dams. Kevin talks winter with Weather Channel meteorologist Jim Cantore. Roger's checklist for snow blower maintenance. And Richard's tips for furnace tune-ups.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 13, 2016 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 13, 2016 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 11, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 7, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Childproofing, Falling Sink (Episode #1409H)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 4, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

Oh baby! Kevin visits Delaware to help a new mom keep her little one safe from household hazards. Richard has that sinking feeling. Watch him give a lift to a falling fixture. And see Scott stay current with a tutorial on the latest voltage testers.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 6, 2016 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 6, 2016 -- 10:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 8/01: DT9 Over the Air PSIP outage (apx 8:30am-2:30pm)

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:30pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9-1, 9-2 & 9-3 again. – – – – – (DT9-1, 9-2 & 9-3) BACKGROUND: the PSIP information line in our Over the Air signal stopped again this morning. So while we were still transmitting programming on our three channels, they […]

    • Mon 6/27: DT9 PSIP issue for Over the Air viewers

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:50pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3 again. – – – – – (DT9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) Our Over the Air (OTA) signal for DT9 is still transmitting. However, we are aware that the PSIP information line in our OTA signal has stopped. Engineers […]

    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED ? KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

      UPDATE: The signal was restored apx 5pm Monday. Most TVs will have recovered the signal on their own, but some viewers may need to do a rescan in order to re-acquire the signal. – – – – – – – – – – – – Our KQEH transmitter in the San Jose area has suffered […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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