Radiant Heat, Two Ways
this old house

General contractor Tom Silva enlists homeowner Gillian Pierce to help him fabricate the new decorative bracket that will support the rear entry porch roof. In the basement, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows host Kevin O'Connor the progress on piping the old radiators, and the challenges he is facing in providing heat to the new kitchen space. The solution is two different applications of radiant heat, a portion installed above the subfloor, and a portion installed underneath. In a renovated church downtown, interior designer Lisey Good shows Kevin how she created a beautiful new kitchen and a combination home office/library space (both with smart storage solutions). Back at the house, Kevin helps master carpenter Norm Abram use new red cedar clapboards to patch in the old exterior siding at the back of the house.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 16 seconds

Episode Number: 2909

About This Old House:

America's favorite home improvement series, the Emmy Award-winning THIS OLD HOUSE, with host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and master carpenter Norm Abram.


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Mon, Apr 22 8:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Mon, Apr 22 2:00 P.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Apr 23 4:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Apr 23 5:00 P.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Apr 26 12:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Roughed In     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Apr 26 8:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Apr 26 2:00 P.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Sat, Apr 27 4:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
Sat, Apr 27 8:30 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Qr Construction     NH Create (11.4)
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Mon, Apr 29 8:00 A.M. Glen Ridge, Nj Roughed In     NH Create (11.4)
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