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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/9pFmZl3OF7AMoAbpsIO7VA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Ross tests out a new, smart stud finder; Nathan travels to Portland, Oregon to repair an original wood floor that was burned from a face down hot iron; Tom gives a general overview of a table saw and the best techniques to use it safely and effectively; Jenn helps a homeowner replace and improve... /episodes/get/92354 /episode/92354 Scorched Floor, Hardy Plantings | Ask TOH /episode-player/92354

Ross tests a smart stud finder; Nathan travels to Oregon to repair a wood floor that was burned from a hot iron; Tom shares the best techniques to use a table saw safely; Jenn replaces and improves foundation plantings that were crushed by snow.

Air date:
Sun, 05/19/2019 - 03:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/Cd_BP-IHVCy47SIsr7KLhQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Roger and Jenn share some tips for killing weeds without hurting the lawn; Mark delicately restores a damaged, historic fireplace that is built with custom, nearly irreplaceable bricks; Richard and Ross discuss improvements to thermostats and how they contribute to comfort in a home; Tom adds... /episodes/get/92154 /episode/92154 Restore Fireplace, Porch Swing | Ask TOH /episode-player/92154

Roger and Jenn share tips for killing weeds without hurting the lawn; Mark restores a historic fireplace that is built with custom bricks; Richard and Ross discuss improvements to thermostats; Tom adds structure to a porch to safely hang a swing.

Air date:
Sun, 05/12/2019 - 03:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/WnZaOySKvLoIGOOE6mCnEQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Tom teaches a homeowner how to replace split-level stair treads in his midcentury modern home; Jenn shares some tips about pruners; Richard shortens a gas pipe for a homeowner whose new stove does not fit against the wall because it is getting stuck on the pipe. /episodes/get/91939 /episode/91939 Stair Treads, Gas Stove Pipe | Ask TOH /episode-player/91939

Tom replaces stair treads; Jenn discusses pruners; Richard shortens a gas pipe.

Air date:
Sun, 05/05/2019 - 03:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/d1LoXX_MgHuGTdWa3Go8Gg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Mark repoints a crumbling fieldstone foundation and shares an important lesson about water management on the outside of the house; Tom discusses the proper disposal techniques for oily rags to prevent spontaneous combustion; instead of scraping, Mauro smooths over a textured ceiling using joint... /episodes/get/91783 /episode/91783 Fix Foundation, Textured Ceiling | Ask TOH /episode-player/91783

Mark repoints a fieldstone foundation; Mauro smooths over a textured ceiling.

Air date:
Sun, 04/28/2019 - 03:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/1ASCwDfLGSk5vzOc8pNzHw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Richard travels to Los Angeles to update a water filter on a retro faucet; Mark explains the uses for different types of masonry jointers; Nathan explains when and how to use a Japanese pull saw; Tom demonstrates the correct materials and techniques required for re-caulking a bathtub. /episodes/get/91533 /episode/91533 Water Filter, Bathroom Caulking | Ask TOH /episode-player/91533

Richard updates a water filter; Mark compares jointers; Tom re-caulks a bathtub.

Air date:
Sun, 04/21/2019 - 03:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/37Zhwb2bIhNVGulwOYSj-g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Jenn travels to Orlando to upgrade an irrigation system; the team looks at more Home Inspection Nightmares; Tom discusses kitchen renovations; Kevin returns to upstate New York to build an Adirondack-style outdoor chair with maker Jimmy DiResta. /episodes/get/91403 /episode/91403 Smart Irrigation, Jimmy DiResta | Ask TOH /episode-player/91403

Jenn upgrades an irrigation system; Kevin builds an outdoor chair with Jimmy DiResta.

Air date:
Sun, 04/14/2019 - 03:00
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