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Toolbox, Smoke Detector, Leaking Valve (Episode #1602H)

KQED Life: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Tom teaches a young fan how to build a tool box; Scott installs smart smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in Charlotte; Richard diagnoses a leaking temperature and pressure relief valve and installs an expansion tank to fix it.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 1:30 PM

Water Softener, App, Shadow Box (Episode #1601H)

KQED 9: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 4:30 PM

Richard travels to the Grand Canyon. Then, he helps a homeowner with hard water by installing a new type of water softener; in Future House, Ross demonstrates a home organization app; in Build It, Tom builds a shadow box using wood from an old door.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Hawaii Makes 50 (Episode #1526H)

KQED Life: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

That makes 50! The guys complete the show's run of every U.S. state. Tom learns how to create a unique keepsake box from island materials in Build It. Richard looks at a new way to store solar energy. Roger helps a family grow an organic garden.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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