Ask This Old House

Ask This Old House travels across the country to help homeowners tackle everyday home improvement projects. For 20 seasons, our expert contractors have revealed tricks-of-the-trade while working alongside homeowners to solve each problem.

Tue, Nov 29 4:30 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Wed, Nov 30 5:00 P.M. Colors, Fireplace Upgrade     NHPBS

Kevin and Tom travel to Montana to set up an accessible home gym for a Navy SEAL veteran; Mauro shares how to select the right paint color; Mark updates a fireplace with a stacked stone veneer.

Thu, Dec 1 5:00 P.M. Working from Home     NHPBS

Nathan builds a display case to store his grandfather's U.

Fri, Dec 2 1:00 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH EXPLORE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Fri, Dec 2 8:30 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Fri, Dec 2 2:30 P.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Fri, Dec 2 5:00 P.M. Restoring Terrazzo Floors/Repairing a Cracked Floor Joist     NHPBS

Host Kevin O'Connor heads to Del Ray Beach, Florida, to restore terrazzo floors.

Sat, Dec 3 4:30 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Sat, Dec 3 5:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH EXPLORE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Sat, Dec 3 8:00 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Sat, Dec 3 3:30 P.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE

Heath installs a new doorbell by locating and replacing the original doorbell wiring; Richard explains bottle traps and when they are an option in small bathrooms; Mark removes an old brick driveway edging and replaces it with cobblestones.

Mon, Dec 5 8:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Mon, Dec 5 2:30 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Mon, Dec 5 5:00 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NHPBS

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Tue, Dec 6 4:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Wed, Dec 7 5:00 P.M. Installing A Toilet/Patching A Lawn with Grass Seed     NHPBS

Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to Cheyenne, Wyoming, to help a homeowner install a toilet.

Thu, Dec 8 5:00 P.M. Hanging a Flat Panel TV/Controlling Insects Without Pesticides     NHPBS

Master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner hang a flat panel television on the wall and conceal all the wiring.

Fri, Dec 9 1:00 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH EXPLORE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Fri, Dec 9 8:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Fri, Dec 9 2:30 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Fri, Dec 9 5:00 P.M. Maintaining Kitchen Appliances/Installing A Rain Gutter     NHPBS

Host Kevin O'Connor meets appliance repairman Richie Issacson to learn how to maintain kitchen appliances.

Sat, Dec 10 4:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Sat, Dec 10 5:30 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH EXPLORE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Sat, Dec 10 8:00 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Sat, Dec 10 3:30 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE

Jenn helps plant native plants to mimic a natural woodland garden; Mauro shows the patching process on cracked porcelain tiles; Mark explains common chimney problems, including chimney safety precautions and how to make some basic chimney repairs.

Mon, Dec 12 8:30 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Mon, Dec 12 2:30 P.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Mon, Dec 12 5:00 P.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NHPBS

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Tue, Dec 13 4:30 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Wed, Dec 14 5:00 P.M. Building A Storage Bench/Making Watertight Connections     NHPBS

In the workshop, general contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O'Connor build a storage bench for an entryway.

Thu, Dec 15 5:00 P.M. Caring for Orchids as Houseplants/Purchasing a Kitchen Wall Cabinet     NHPBS

Landscape contractor Roger Cook visits a tropical botanic garden to learn how to care for orchids as houseplants.

Fri, Dec 16 12:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH EXPLORE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Fri, Dec 16 8:30 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Fri, Dec 16 2:30 P.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Fri, Dec 16 5:00 P.M. Insulating Ductwork/Maintaining Clothes Washers And Dryers     NHPBS

Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey visits Cortland, Illinois, to learn how corn is harvested and then to help a homeowner insulate his ductwork.

Sat, Dec 17 4:30 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Sat, Dec 17 5:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH EXPLORE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Sat, Dec 17 8:00 A.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Sat, Dec 17 3:30 P.M. Wallpaper Restoration, Gutter Repairs     NH CREATE

Kevin visits the Franklin Pierce Homestead in New Hampshire to learn of a historic French wallpaper from the 19th-century restoration; Heath explains the basics of GFCI receptacles; Tom helps repair and repitch the gutters above a back patio.

Mon, Dec 19 8:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Mon, Dec 19 2:30 P.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Mon, Dec 19 5:00 P.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NHPBS

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Tue, Dec 20 4:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Wed, Dec 21 5:00 P.M. Installing A Ductless Heat Pump/Led Lighting     NHPBS

Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and host Kevin O'Connor install a ductless heat pump to heat and cool a bonus room.

Thu, Dec 22 5:00 P.M. Solving a Melted Mystery/Performing a Whole-House Energy Audit     NHPBS

General contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner solve the mystery of her melted vinyl siding.

Fri, Dec 23 12:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH EXPLORE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Fri, Dec 23 8:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Fri, Dec 23 2:30 P.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Fri, Dec 23 5:00 P.M. Using Ladders Safely/Replacing A Shower Valve     NHPBS

General contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O'Connor demonstrate how to use all types of ladders safely.

Sat, Dec 24 4:30 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Sat, Dec 24 5:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH EXPLORE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Sat, Dec 24 8:00 A.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Sat, Dec 24 3:30 P.M. Sandstone Repair, Awning Installation     NH CREATE

Mark travels to Dallas to learn about Texas sandstone and repair a homeowner's sandstone steps; Ross explains how to avoid being scammed by a solar company and offers going solar advice; Nathan helps install a new awning for their back door.

Mon, Dec 26 8:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Mon, Dec 26 2:30 P.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Mon, Dec 26 5:00 P.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NHPBS

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Tue, Dec 27 4:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Wed, Dec 28 5:00 P.M. Installing Surge Protection/Hardscaping Projects     NHPBS

Master electrician Scott Caron installs several types of surge protection.

Thu, Dec 29 5:00 P.M. Making Custom Concrete Countertops/Cordless Landscape Tools     NHPBS

Host Kevin O'Connor works with an expert to make and install custom concrete countertops.

Fri, Dec 30 12:30 A.M. Little Free Library     NH EXPLORE

Tom and Kevin team up to build a Little Free Library for an elementary school; Tom and his daughter, Kate, paint and decorate it to look like a school bus.

Fri, Dec 30 8:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Fri, Dec 30 2:30 P.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Fri, Dec 30 5:00 P.M. Painting Kitchen Cabinets/Installing a Smart Thermostat to Reduce Energy Use     NHPBS

Host Kevin O'Connor travels to Chicago to learn how subway trains are serviced.

Sat, Dec 31 4:30 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Sat, Dec 31 5:30 A.M. Little Free Library     NH EXPLORE

Tom and Kevin team up to build a Little Free Library for an elementary school; Tom and his daughter, Kate, paint and decorate it to look like a school bus.

Sat, Dec 31 8:00 A.M. Paint Bathroom Tile, Hot Water Tank Replacement     NH CREATE

Richard helps remove an old 40-gallon hot water tank; Heath shares safety tips for holiday light decoration; Tom explains how to identify, repair, and prevent woodpecker damage; Mauro shows how to paint over bathroom tile using epoxy acrylic paint.

Mon, Jan 2 5:00 P.M. Little Free Library     NHPBS

Tom and Kevin team up to build a Little Free Library for an elementary school; Tom and his daughter, Kate, paint and decorate it to look like a school bus.

Mon, Jan 9 5:00 P.M. Install Cabinet Hardware, Breaker Trips     NHPBS

The team shares the professions they might have pursued; Mauro discusses types of wallpaper and tools to remove it; Heath explains how different amped receptacles can cause breaker trips; Nathan helps install kitchen cabinet hardware.


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