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Spring Projects: Paint, Prune, Spigots

Richard explains a variety of failure points in a hose spigot; Mauro demonstrates the how to paint vinyl siding; Jenn explains how and why to maintain pruners; Nathan builds a custom fence gate.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1920

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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Fri, Aug 12 12:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Aug 12 8:30 A.M. Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 12 2:30 P.M. Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 13 4:30 A.M. Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 13 5:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Aug 13 8:00 A.M. Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 13 3:30 P.M. Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?     NH CREATE
Mon, Aug 15 8:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Mon, Aug 15 2:30 P.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Mon, Aug 15 5:00 P.M. Happy Father's Day     NHPBS
Tue, Aug 16 4:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 19 12:30 A.M. Moving a Ceiling Light Fixture, Tool Lab: Finish Nailers     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Aug 19 8:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 19 2:30 P.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 20 4:30 A.M. Happy Father's Day     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 20 5:30 A.M. Moving a Ceiling Light Fixture, Tool Lab: Finish Nailers     NH EXPLORE

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