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.
Short Door, Grow Herbs (#1422H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Too short, crooked and upside down. Watch Tom use his expertise and artistry to repair an antique door. Roger gets the dirt on growing edible herbs indoors. See Richard solve the mystery of the disappearing toilet water.
Deck Lighting, Fireplaces (#1423H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Looking for illumination in Texas, watch Scott jazz up a deck with festive lighting. Enchanting and efficient, see Kevin show off the most desirable fireplace options. Landscape designer Jenn Nawada digs up the best tools for first-time gardeners.
Nick Offerman, Pipe Shelf (#1424H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Actor Nick Offerman brings his woodworking expertise to the barn and "What Is It?" See Tom take a chapter from Richard's playbook by creating a steel pipe shelf in "Build It." Landscape designer Jenn Nawada helps construct a pond-less waterfall.
Murphy Door, House Hydrant (#1425H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Tom's working his magic in Salem; see him transform a bookshelf into a secret passage. No more leaky spigot. Watch Richard install an outdoor house hydrant that eliminates drips. And Scott reveals it only takes two tools for most electrical work.
Doorbell, Home Gym, Pipes (#1426H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Tom and Kevin head to Montana to build a home gym for a wounded Navy Seal. The sound of silence, see Scott bring the noise back to a faulty doorbell. Richard's got your number. Watch him explain how 22 and 45 play an important role under your sink.
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.
Garage Power, Chainsaw Safety (#1402H) Duration: 25:16 STEREO TVG
From chaps to eye protection, watch Roger and Kevin go over the dos and dont's of chainsaw use. See Scott work with a homeowner to improve the electrical connection to a garage. Tom helps a new mom by silencing squeaky floors in her baby's room.
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Driveway Patch, Shaker Table (#1403H) Duration: 25:16 STEREO TVG
A driveway pothole is more than meets the eye for Roger. See what he found and how he patches it. Watch Tom and Kevin get a history lesson from the Shakers to build a nightstand and see Scott dust off an old railroad lantern and give it new life.
Renewable Energy (#1404H) Duration: 25:16 STEREO TVG
Watch Richard and Kevin investigate mechanical rooms on their trip to Germany and explain why the country is a world leader in energy efficiency. Follow Kevin's return to the states to help Ross install a residential wind turbine in Texas.