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.
Arlington Arts & Crafts | Arts and Crafts Class Begins (#3601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
In Arlington, homeowners Nick and Emily plan to restore and expand their early English-style Arts and Crafts home, built in 1909. On the first floor, Kevin checks what has been preserved. Richard talks about plans for mechanical and plumbing systems.
Goodbye Tired Old House (#3516H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG
Kevin watches artist Pauline add historical texture to the master suite wall. The end of the project reveals many improvements: a new Victorian front porch, restored windows, relaxing master suite, functional living space and gorgeous open kitchen.
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Arlington Arts & Crafts | A New Look, Inside and Out (#3602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Homeowner Emily sorts through colors and wallpaper ideas for the living room. The old plaster walls are demolished. Landscape architect Kim Turner presents her plan to Nick and Emily and a certified arborist begins removing the old silver maple.
Arlington Arts & Crafts | Make Way for the Family Room (#3603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
The heavy lifting and dirty work are underway: installing a new steel beam to provide support for the addition, removing an oil tank and digging for the new foundation. Meanwhile, Norm visits local examples of English-style Arts and Crafts houses.
Arlington Arts & Crafts | Foundation Fundamentals (#3604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
A new foundation is built using insulated concrete forms and precast stairs, while the old exposed foundation is reinforced and waterproofed. The homeowner goes shopping for specimen trees.
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