Season 1, Episode 23 The This Old House Hour
First Aired: March 13, 2003
A new prefinished oak floor is installed in the kitchen at the 1928 brick Tudor house in Lake Forest, Ill. Meanwhile, homeowner Heidi Smith and interior designer Suzanne Cederlund show host Steve Thomas the plan for the kitchen design; and Thomas, contractor Tom Silva and architect John Krasnodebski discuss ways to minimize the transitions between drywall and brick in the new eating area. Then, in “Ask This Old House,” contractor Tom Silva puts up crown molding and plumbing-heating expert Richard Trethewey installs insulation to keep pipes from freezing.
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- Premiered: October 10, 2002
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: PBS's home-improvement series and 'Ask This Old House,' an offshoot in which 'House' regulars field viewer questions (and make weekly 'house calls' to make actual home improvements). 'This Old House Hour' debuted in the fall of 2002. (more)