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Ask TOH | Build It, Downlights

Tom and Kevin use scrap wood to create an end grain cutting board in Build It. Scott installs surface-mounted downlights in a living room. Roger discusses the best ways to keep mice out of your house. And the guys ask, “What is it?”

Air Date 2/23/17

 
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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.
Upcoming Air Dates
  • #1503 — Bookshelf, Foundation Plants |
    New Saturday, Mar 25 at 6pm TPT 2
  • #1504 — Molding Raceway, Deck Board |
    New Saturday, Mar 25 at 6:30pm TPT 2
  • #1503 — Bookshelf, Foundation Plants |
    New Tuesday, Mar 28 at 7pm TPT LIFE
  • #1504 — Molding Raceway, Deck Board |
    New Tuesday, Mar 28 at 7:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1503 — Bookshelf, Foundation Plants |
    New Wednesday, Mar 29 at 1am TPT LIFE
  • #1503 — Bookshelf, Foundation Plants
    Watch Tom and Kevin create a bookshelf using stair treads and minimal tools in "Build It." Overgrown, but not over the hill - see landscape designer Jenn Nawada turn wild foundation plantings into an enviable front garden.
    New Saturday, Mar 25 at 6pm TPT 2
    New Tuesday, Mar 28 at 7pm TPT LIFE
    New Wednesday, Mar 29 at 1am TPT LIFE
  • #1504 — Molding Raceway, Deck Board
    Unsafe and ready to break - Tom skillfully replaces a cracked deck board on a front porch. See Scott break the mold with an outlet install that uses crown molding to conceal wires. Richard answers a question about blue stains in the bathtub.
    New Saturday, Mar 25 at 6:30pm TPT 2
    New Tuesday, Mar 28 at 7:30pm TPT LIFE
    New Wednesday, Mar 29 at 1:30am TPT LIFE

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