this old house
Bedford Project, Part 5 of 16

Host Kevin O'Connor meets with landscape designer Jenn Nawada Evans to see her plan for the rambling site. The first order of business is reclaiming a good percentage of the backyard from invasive vines and brambles that have been encroaching on the lawn for years. Landscape contractor Roger Cook and his crew make quick work of it, using a skid steer loader with a brush hog attachment. General contractor Tom Silva and master carpenter Norm Abram assemble and raise the gable wall for the new family room addition. Then, on the front of the house, Tom and Kevin repair a historic windowsill that has collapsed, while adding new insulation, flashing and side casings to the opening. At the end of the day, Norm and Kevin demo the old, low ceiling in the ell to see if any head height can be reclaimed for the new kitchen.

Episode Duration: 25 minutes and 21 seconds

Episode Number: 3105

About This Old House:

This Old House, with pros Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey, Jenn Nawada, and host Kevin O'Connor, is TV's original home-improvement show.


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Sat, Aug 20 4:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Old House New Supports     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 20 5:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Aug 20 8:30 A.M. Saratoga Springs Old House New Supports     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 20 3:00 P.M. Saratoga Springs Old House New Supports     NH CREATE
Mon, Aug 22 8:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Mon, Aug 22 2:00 P.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Tue, Aug 23 4:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Tue, Aug 23 5:00 P.M. Lexington Project 2015/Smart Solutions     NHPBS
Wed, Aug 24 5:00 P.M. Lexington Project 2015/Making Connections     NHPBS
Thu, Aug 25 5:00 P.M. Lexington Project 2015/Exterior Details     NHPBS
Fri, Aug 26 12:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Amped Up     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Aug 26 8:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 26 2:00 P.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 26 5:00 P.M. Lexington Project 2015/Inspections     NHPBS
Sat, Aug 27 4:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Neighbors On Ice     NH CREATE
Sat, Aug 27 5:00 A.M. Saratoga Springs Amped Up     NH EXPLORE

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