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Ask This Old House

2002-Present Home

Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and landscape contractor Roger Cook answer any home improvement questions viewers may have about home improvement or renovations. The contractors help in any way they can while bringing in outside contractors for things like electrical work and painting. The team also heads out on the road to make house calls and will visit viewers to help them with their home improvement problems. The show's mission is to simplify home renovations and celebrate the fusion on classic craftsmanship and modern technology. Ask This Old House was a spin off of the magazine segment of the same name in This Old House Magazine.

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Upcoming TV Listings for Ask This Old House

Ask This Old House Switch, Affordable Geothermal

Heath replaces a standard toggle switch with a reproduction antique push button switch to match the rest of the house; Ross travels to Albany, New York to explore ways to make drilling for and installing geothermal heat pumps more affordable.

2:00 PM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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Ask This Old House Women's Repair Class, Garden

Tom checks out a women’s only DIY class on building a footstool and discusses some of the unique challenges faced by women learning DIY skills; Jenn helps a homeowner select, place, and install plants for her terraced garden.

3:00 PM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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Ask This Old House Polybutylene, Squeaky Door

Ross and Richard discuss indoor air quality, what it is, and how to measure it; Richard travels to Richmond, Virginia to help a homeowner replace her polybutylene piping with conventional PEX; the team shares more Home Inspection Nightmare.

12:30 AM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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Ask This Old House Polybutylene, Squeaky Door

Ross and Richard discuss indoor air quality, what it is, and how to measure it; Richard travels to Richmond, Virginia to help a homeowner replace her polybutylene piping with conventional PEX; the team shares more Home Inspection Nightmare.

2:00 PM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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Ask This Old House Switch, Affordable Geothermal

Heath replaces a standard toggle switch with a reproduction antique push button switch to match the rest of the house; Ross travels to Albany, New York to explore ways to make drilling for and installing geothermal heat pumps more affordable.

3:00 PM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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Ask This Old House Cable Railing, Painting Shutters

Tom travels to Utah to help a homeowner replace his traditional stair railing with more modern cable railing; Richard explains why standard PVC should not be used to vent gas appliances and what should be used instead.

12:30 AM on PBS - Network HD - Eastern

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