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Upcoming Broadcasts:

A Few Good Landscapers (#3702H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tom finishes the forms for the new foundation and pours the concrete with a new intern. Richard gets the house safe for demolition. Roger and his apprentice save roses and lilacs from being trampled by construction. Mold is found in the basement.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 1:00pm

Generation Next Arrives (#3703H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tom's crew and intern install a beam to support a new opening to the kitchen. The homeowners select finishes with their interior designer. Three apprentices arrive and build the essential tool belt. Their first job is to tackle the front porch.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Construction Gets A Jumpstart (#3704H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Kevin and Tom build a new floor. Richard, the homeowners and the designer hunt for an old clawfoot tub. Tom shows the apprentices how to level the front porch and build a hip roof. Kevin visits Baltimore to learn about a training program.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 29, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 2, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 4, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 4, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

All Decked Out (#3705H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The apprentices learn the basics of framing a deck, while around the corner the chimney is demo-ed. The homeowners work with their interior designer to create a custom pattern for the tile floor. The flue for the wood-burning stove is installed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

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

This Old House U. (#3706H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

It's a big day for the apprentices as they learn how to frame a wall in the master bedroom, build a drain stack for the master bath and lay decking on the front porch. Meanwhile, the homeowners visit their kitchen cabinet designer.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 11, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 12, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 16, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Approaching Half Way (#3707H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Dining room flooring is used to make a barn door. Roger teaches a horticulture class in the field. Tommy and Charlie break through the basement wall to find uninsulated crawl space. Garage floor gets radiant heat and front porch gets new columns.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 18, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 18, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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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 […]

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.