Ask This Old House

Ask This Old House solves the steady stream of home improvement problems faced by our viewers - and we make house calls! The series features some familiar faces, including Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, and landscape contractor Roger Cook.

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Ask TOH | Spitting Faucet, Painting 101


Richard repairs a water system with air in it; Mauro teaches how to paint a room.

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Ask TOH | Lawn Care, Futuristic Workshop


Roger tends to a newly seeded lawn; Tom visits a computer-based workshop in San Francisco.

Ask TOH | Rain Chain, Vanity Install


Roger installs a rain chain; Mauro explains paintbrushes; Richard installs a vanity.

Ask TOH | Dutch Door, Landscape Checkers


Tom converts a door into a Dutch door; Jenn updates a landscape without buying new plants.

Ask TOH | Tankless Heater, Retaining Wall


Richard installs a tankless water heater in Milwaukee; Mark rebuilds a retaining wall.

Ask TOH | Jimmy Diresta, Wobbly Toilet


Mark tests new tools; Richard shims a toilet; Kevin builds a table with Jimmy Diresta.

Ask TOH | Walkway Reset, Chipped Floor


Roger teaches his apprentice how to repair a walkway; Tom patches a chipped floor.