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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Arts and Crafts From Top to Bottom (#3609H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tommy frames up a new Arts & Crafts style front porch using custom cut pieces. Richard visits a marble quarry in Vermont. Emily considers new color combinations for the exterior while Mark McCullough shows Kevin how to fix the original stucco panels.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Shedding the Old Look (#3610H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A new shed is built on site in one day. Copper is installed on the front porch and the windows trimmed with a PVC product. Richard looks at the new boiler being installed and then checks out an energy-efficient home built by This Old House Magazine.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 26, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Underground Energy (#3611H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Electrician Scott Caron starts the process of burying electrical cables. Norm and Charlie build the porch base columns. Roger lays a new brick patio. The first row of kitchen cabinets is installed. Tommy and Kevin work on trimming the front gable.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Feb 2, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Changes Start to Show (#3612H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The house gets new shingles. After the hardwood goes down, radiant tubing is installed on the entire first floor. The large existing fireplace gets a makeover. Outside, the side decks and rails are built.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Feb 9, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Decorative Touches Make the Difference (#3613H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The architect plans call for exterior decorative features on all sides of the house: a roof detail over the bank of windows, a refinished front door and evergreen trees along the edges of the property. Kevin learns to lazure paint in a bedroom.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Feb 16, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Ship Lap for a Ship Shape House (#3614H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The homeowners have chosen ship lap, the hottest wall covering right now, for the third floor. Reclaimed granite is used for steps, and a marble slab is cut for the kitchen island. A cast stone mantel is built around the fireplace in the family room.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Feb 23, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.