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Westerly | Raise A Second Story (#3904H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Roof cheeks are pre-assembled and raised. Then the crew stands up the second floor walls. New apprentices arrive as part of the Gen Next program. Tom shows them how to cut roof rafters. Richard works with an engineer who is designing a septic system.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 2, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Westerly | Decking for Beginners (#3905H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tommy teaches the new apprentices to frame a deck. Jeff's crew frames the exterior flair detail. Jenn learns about Westerly granite. Jeff teaches the apprentices to install a window. Richard and Jeff look for a path for the drain stacks.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 2, 2019 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Westerly | Return to Paradise (#3906H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tom and Jeff work on the main staircase at Jeff's shop and then they bring it to the house. Kevin looks at new siding at the Idea House. Richard tours a factory to see how a furnace is built and then watches one being installed at the project house.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 -- 5:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

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Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
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Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

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KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
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