Ask TOH | Primer, Pipes, Heat

A clogged drain has Richard fishing cameras through pipes to locate the problem. Scott warms up a chilly bathroom by installing an electric convection heater. Painter Mauro Henrique demonstrates a masking primer that leaves clean lines on a window.

Air Date 5/12/17

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
  • #1601 — Water Softener, App, Shadow Box |
    New Saturday, Nov 25 at 5pm TPT 2
  • #1602 — Toolbox, Smoke Detector, Leaking Valve |
    New Saturday, Nov 25 at 5:30pm TPT 2
  • #1603 — Backsplash, Leak Detection, Rainwater |
    New Thursday, Nov 30 at 7pm TPT 2
  • #1604 — Patch Lawn, Swap Toilet, Off-Grid |
    New Thursday, Nov 30 at 7:30pm TPT 2
  • #1603 — Backsplash, Leak Detection, Rainwater |
    Friday, Dec 1 at 1am TPT 2
  • #1601 — Water Softener, App, Shadow Box
    Richard travels to the Grand Canyon. Then, he helps a homeowner with hard water by installing a new type of water softener; in Future House, Ross demonstrates a home organization app; in Build It, Tom builds a shadow box using wood from an old door.
    New Saturday, Nov 25 at 5pm TPT 2
  • #1602 — Toolbox, Smoke Detector, Leaking Valve
    Tom teaches a young fan how to build a tool box; Scott installs smart smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in Charlotte; Richard diagnoses a leaking temperature and pressure relief valve and installs an expansion tank to fix it.
    New Saturday, Nov 25 at 5:30pm TPT 2
  • #1603 — Backsplash, Leak Detection, Rainwater
    A homeowner has never tiled before, so Tom teaches her how using a simple technique; Richard demonstrates a wireless leak detector that prevents floods; Jenn installs a water feature that collects and reuses rainwater.
    New Thursday, Nov 30 at 7pm TPT 2
    Friday, Dec 1 at 1am TPT 2
  • #1604 — Patch Lawn, Swap Toilet, Off-Grid
    Roger helps a homeowner reseed a dead section of lawn and blend it in with the rest of the yard; Richard shows the basics of changing a toilet; in Future House, Ross sees an off-grid home in South Carolina that's testing commercial HVAC equipment.
    New Thursday, Nov 30 at 7:30pm TPT 2
    Friday, Dec 1 at 1:30am TPT 2

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