This Old House

  • 1979
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Renovation projects are undertaken to demonstrate home repair and building techniques in this Emmy-winning how-to program. Original host Bob Vila was replaced in 1989 after producers objected to his commercial endorsements. Steve Thomas took over until 2003, when he was replaced by Kevin O'Connor. Ace carpenter Norm Abram has been a staple of the show s (more…)

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Detroit | Rebirth in Detroit Season 38, Episode 26 Jun 3, 2017 Subscription

Kevin, Tommy and Richard tour the completed Russell Woods project, highlighting the major areas of improvement and preservation, and celebrate a job well done with the homeowners and contributors.

Detroit | Going Old School for Tile and Molding Season 38, Episode 25 May 27, 2017 Subscription

Frank and Tamiko bring the family in to start painting. Tommy repairs decorative molding with a putty knife. The fireplace gets a facelift with a new tile surround.

Detroit | Stained Glass Revival Season 38, Episode 24 May 20, 2017 Subscription

The restored leaded glass bay windows are installed. A heated floor and tile go down in the kitchen. Kevin and Roger explore urban farming in Detroit.

Detroit | A Mason Steps Up Season 38, Episode 23 May 13, 2017 Subscription

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.

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Sat Jun 23 1:00pm
A Few Good Landscapers(Season 39, Episode 2) PBS

New foundation is poured as the house is readied for demolition; roses and lilacs are saved before demolition begins; and mold is found in the basement.

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Sat Jun 23 1:30pm
Generation Next Arrives(Season 39, Episode 3) PBS

The crew installs a beam to support a new opening in the kitchen. Also: the homeowners select finishes and the apprentices work on the front porch.

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Sat Jun 30 1:00pm
Generation Next Arrives(Season 39, Episode 3) PBS

The crew installs a beam to support a new opening in the kitchen. Also: the homeowners select finishes and the apprentices work on the front porch.

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  • Premise: Renovation projects are undertaken to demonstrate home repair and building techniques in this Emmy-winning how-to program. Original host Bob Vila was replaced in 1989 after producers objected to his commercial endorsements. Steve Thomas took over until 200… (more)

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