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.
Kitchen Makeover, Attic Stair (#1413H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
On a trip to Minneapolis, Tom takes the right steps to install a new attic staircase. Watch Kevin use a special paint to give a dated kitchen an elegant makeover. And the heat is on. Richard explains which blowtorches are best.
Smart Lock, Outdoor TV (#1414H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Get smart. See Kevin replace a front door deadbolt with a smart lock controlled by Bluetooth. From indoor to outdoor, watch Scott install a weather-resistant television on a patio. And see who shows off his table tennis skills in "What is it?"
Post Light, Pedestal Sink (#1412H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Replacing a pedestal sink is a tall task, but Richard is up for the challenge in Delaware. See Scott fix a troublesome outdoor switch and a wobbly post light in South Dakota. Watch Jenn Nawada turn popular plants into a work of art. And "What is it?"
- KQED Life: Sat, Sep 10, 2016 -- 10:00am Remind me
Philly Sconce, Trim Closet (#1415H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Watch Tom complete a closet by adding a coat rack, shelving and a new door. Richard has wax on the mind when it comes to diagnosing a leaky toilet. Scott heads to Philadelphia. See him replace a wobbly sconce at a home that was once a church.
Maple Syrup, Chicken Coop, Usb (#1416H) Duration: 24:46 STEREO TVG
Food expert Chris Kimball discusses maple syrup and takes a few for a taste test. Watch Jenn Nawada in Vermont learn how to make maple syrup. In "Build it," see Tom create a backyard chicken coop. Scott talks about the value of USB outlets.
Classroom Garden, House Fan (#1401H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Watch Tom keep things cool on the West Coast with a whole house fan installation. Then follow Roger and Jenn as they work with students to liven up a school's garden. Richard explains new water heater regulations.
- KQED Life: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 -- 10:00am Remind me
Chimney, Exhaust Fan, Shingle (#1417H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Ready for a chimney overhaul. Watch Kevin reignite an old flame in Texas. Good cooking is leaving a bad smell in one kitchen. See Scott rescue a homeowner from unwanted aromas by installing an exhaust fan. Get Tom's tutorial on roof shingles.
- KQED Life: Thu, Sep 29, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me