Upcoming Broadcasts:

A Race to the Punch List (#3525H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Erik finishes the staircase with a maple newel post. Kevin helps connect a reproduction antique light fixture to a granite lamppost. Richard shows the systems for getting water from the well. Scott Caron shows how the backup generator is installed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 11:00am

What's New Is Old Again (#3526H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

As work winds down and winter winds up, Kevin and Roger assess the exterior transformation. Erik builds a custom closet from off-the-shelf piping. The guys walk through the house, noting the craftsmanship, systems and interior details.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:00pm
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Dude, Where's My Victorian (#3501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A new project begins in Belmont, Massachusetts, with a focus on salvage and restoration. Homeowners Katherine and Murat Bicer plan to revive their 1895 Victorian by building a front porch, refurbishing the original windows and opening up the kitchen.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 4, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 4, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 9, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

The Kitchen Came Tumbling Down (#3502H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Roger saves the plants that are removed to make way for the porch. Tom starts demo to open up the kitchen and determine how he'll support the weight of the house. Norm learns about Victorian details. The window pulley systems are repaired.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 16, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Bracing The Basement (#3503H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Tommy replaces rotten lally columns in the basement. Norm removes the marble sink and claw-foot tub from the guest bath to restore them. Richard discovers a historic house with 19th-century air conditioning and plumbing. Tom saves hardwood floors.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 23, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

It's All About The Beams (#3504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tommy installs flitch beams in the kitchen. Kevin goes to West Virginia to see how laminated veneer lumber is made. Richard finds a rear-mounted toilet on the 3rd floor. Landscape designer Jenn Nawada works on a plan for the shade-covered backyard.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 30, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 2, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

It's Foundation Time (#3505H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Work begins on the mudroom foundation. Kitchen designer Linda Cloutier imagines cabinets in the dream kitchen. A giant vacuum removes 100-year-old insulation from the attic. Norm and Tommy resize an existing door to fit a smaller opening.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 2, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Opening The Entry (#3506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Kevin meets mason Mark McCullough as he starts laying blocks for the mudroom foundation. Tommy builds a bay window in the kitchen. Norm visits the shop where the original windows are undergoing restoration. The front entryway is opened up.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 9, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Victorian 2 (#3507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Kevin meets Richard in the basement to discuss the HVAC plan. Tommy's excavation crew replaces the old steel main water line at the front of the house. Katherine and interior designer Amanda Reid select tile for the bathrooms.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 16, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 23, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

Antiques for An Antique House (#3508H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Framing begins on the front porch. HVAC expert Brian Palen solves the puzzle of snaking ductwork through a house designed in the age of coal. Kevin heads to Brimfield, the world's largest outdoor antique show, where Katherine searches for furnishings.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 23, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

True Colors (#3509H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Kevin finds Tommy framing the mudroom. The homeowners consider colors for the exterior of their house. Richard learns the process of refinishing the clawfoot bathtub. Tommy replicates 120 Victorian molding.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 30, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

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

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

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