Preventing Plumbing Disasters
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Richard explains how, where, and why plumbing systems fail; Richard gives a deep dive on when and how plumbing pipes and connections can be repaired or replaced; Ross explains and demonstrates how to prevent plumbing failures with new technology.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1902

About Ask This Old House:

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.


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Wed, Nov 30 5:00 P.M. Colors, Fireplace Upgrade     NHPBS
Thu, Dec 1 5:00 P.M. Working from Home     NHPBS
Fri, Dec 2 1:00 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Dec 2 8:30 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE
Fri, Dec 2 2:30 P.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE
Fri, Dec 2 5:00 P.M. Restoring Terrazzo Floors/Repairing a Cracked Floor Joist     NHPBS
Sat, Dec 3 4:30 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE
Sat, Dec 3 5:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Dec 3 8:00 A.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE
Sat, Dec 3 3:30 P.M. Doorbell Retrofit, Driveway Edging     NH CREATE
Mon, Dec 5 8:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE
Mon, Dec 5 2:30 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE
Mon, Dec 5 5:00 P.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NHPBS
Tue, Dec 6 4:30 A.M. Woodland Garden, Chimney Repairs     NH CREATE
Wed, Dec 7 5:00 P.M. Installing A Toilet/Patching A Lawn with Grass Seed     NHPBS
Thu, Dec 8 5:00 P.M. Hanging a Flat Panel TV/Controlling Insects Without Pesticides     NHPBS

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