Ask This Old House
This series answers home repair questions by taking the ATOH team to homeowners' doorsteps. Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal House calls, guiding viewers through home improvement techniques, and in the loft of a renovated New England barn stuffed with tools, survey the latest products.
Molding Raceway, Deck Board (#1504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Unsafe and ready to break - Tom skillfully replaces a cracked deck board on a front porch. See Scott break the mold with an outlet install that uses crown molding to conceal wires. Richard answers a question about blue stains in the bathtub.
Bookshelf, Foundation Plants (#1503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Watch Tom and Kevin create a bookshelf using stair treads and minimal tools in "Build It." Overgrown, but not over the hill - see landscape designer Jenn Nawada turn wild foundation plantings into an enviable front garden.
Water Heater, Home Orchard (#1505H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Watch Richard replace a tank water heater with a more efficient model. Apple picking in your own backyard? Roger shows a homeowner how to start her own orchard. And Tom gives tips on circular saws.
Hvac Zoning, Plaster Patch (#1506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Rocket scientist turned HVAC innovator-watch Richard meet the man behind a new technology that could revolutionize the way we heat and cool homes. See Tom teach a homeowner how to use plaster to patch drywall. The guys ask, "What is it?"
Reclaimed Bench, Robotic Wall (#1507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Bedroom, home office and master closet all in one! Watch Ross Trethewey use a robotic wall to furnish a micro-apartment. See Tom and Kevin turn a reclaimed piece of pine into a stylish bench in "Build It."