The This Old House Hour

Detroit | A Mason Steps Up

Tommy uses a clever fix for some damaged oak flooring. Mark McCullough repairs the front steps. Kevin heads to a famous Detroit ceramic studio to see how they’ve been making tile for a century. Then he heads to the Grandmont-Rosedale neighborhood to show the progress.

Air Date 5/12/17

 
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America's favorite home improvement series, the Emmy Award-winning THIS OLD HOUSE, airs in the first half of the hour. In the second half-hour, ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and landscape contractor Roger Cook address specific, viewer-driven home maintenance and repair questions.
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    The homeowner works with the mason on the fireplace and both owners begin to design the kitchen. On ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, a new technology could revolutionize how we heat and cool homes and Tom teaches a homeowner how to use plaster to patch drywall.
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    A new Arts & Crafts style front porch, new color combinations for the exterior and fixing the original stucco panels. On ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, a home elevator for a teen injured in the Afghanistan war, and growing edible vegetable and herb seedlings.
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    A new shed is built, copper installed on the front porch and the windows trimmed with a PVC product. On ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, Tom transforms a one-car garage in Chicago into a woodworking shop, Richard takes us down plumbing's memory lane and Scott installs a wireless light switch.
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