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E26 | Working from Home | Ask This Old House

E26 | Working from Home | Ask This Old House

The team shares what they have been up to during COVID-19. Nathan Gilbert shows the office he renovated during quarantine and works on a display case to store his late grandfather's U.S. flag; Heath Eastman replaces a circuit breaker at his panel with one that is up to code; the rest of the team share ways their trades were affected by the pandemic and how it will impact the trades moving forward.
S19 E26 Length 23:12 Premiere: 6.3.21

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Ask This Old House

About 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 Jenn Nawada.

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Cherry Blossoms, Mount Rushmore - S18 E17

Jenn travels to Washington D.C. Mark visits Mount Rushmore and learns about its construction. Nathan visits Abraham Lincoln's house and helps a homeowner replace traditional mortise hardware.

  • Thursday June 17, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Thursday June 17, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Landscape Lights, Brick Walkway

Heath installs landscape lights in a garden, and Mark helps a homeowner redo his walkway.

  • Thursday June 17, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Custom Screen Door; Paint - S18 E18

Ross tests out some new smart lighting configurations. Tom helps a homeowner build a custom screen door to fit her unique front entryway. Mauro teaches a homeowner some techniques to paint old 1960s wood trim with a varnish on it.

  • Friday June 18, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Ground Wire; Fireplace Doors - S18 E19

Kevin works with Jenn Largesse to demonstrate a technique on a trim router; Heath grounds an outlet for a homeowner; Mauro explains different paint rollers and demonstrates good rolling techniques; Mark replaces malfunctioning fireplace doors.

  • Monday June 21, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Monday June 21, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Pedestal Sink; Grout Cleaning - S18 E20

Richard helps a homeowner replace the plumbing components in his pedestal sink; Heath discusses new technology for bathroom vent fans; the team shares home inspection nightmares; Tom explains how to clean dirty tile grout using household supplies.

  • Tuesday June 22, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Paver Patio; Shoe Rack - S18 E21

Mark helps an expecting couple install a concrete paver patio; Jenn discusses the common elements she includes in outdoor kitchen designs; Tom and Kevin build a combination bench/shoe rack out of fir decking.

  • Wednesday June 23, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Wednesday June 23, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Cedar Shingles; Vegetable Garden - S18 E22

Tom explains the installation and maintenance of white cedar shingles; Richard explains how to repair hose spigots; Jenn helps a couple build and plant a self-watering vegetable garden.

  • Thursday June 24, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Garden Upgrade, Adirondack Chair

Jenn demonstrates how to clean up a garden, and Tom and Kevin build an Adirondack chair.

  • Thursday June 24, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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  • Tuesday June 29, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
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Mantel; Too Many Light Switches - S18 E23

Richard tests a new kind of faucet, and Mark installs a wood mantel on a fireplace. Ross and Mauro discuss how to remove cigarette smell from a home. Heath helps a homeowner connect four separate switches that control six lights in the same room.

  • Friday June 25, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Pantry Doors; Reflective Shingle - S18 E24

Nathan installs a set of bypass doors for a pantry; Richard tests two different styles of smart automatic water shutoff valves; Ross explores asphalt roof shingles that can reflect the sun's heat away from a building.

  • Monday June 28, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Quartz Countertops; Firepit Kit - S18 E25

Kevin installs quartz countertops; Nathan explains the proper way to hang the U.S. flag; Tom and Jenn split firewood; Mark installs a firepit that comes in a kit.

  • Tuesday June 29, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday June 29, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Shower Cartridge; Turning a Bowl - S18 E26

Finding drywall paneling in an older house, cleaning a clogged shower cartridge, and the basics of using a lathe.

  • Wednesday June 30, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Wednesday June 30, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Radiator Paint, Load Bearing Wall

Richard installs a conventional pressure balanced shower valve, and Mauro repaints a radiator cover.

  • Thursday July 1, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Mini Split, Butcher Block

Richard explains how a mini split unit is installed, and Nathan installs a butcher block countertop.

  • Thursday July 15, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Dog Dish Stand; Gas Lantern - S18 E16

  • Wednesday June 16, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Indoor Garden; Fireplace Hearth - S18 E15

  • Tuesday June 15, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Weird Shower Valve; Mossy Roof - S18 E14

  • Monday June 14, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Loose Railing; Smart Thermostat - S18 E13

  • Friday June 11, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Reclaim Beam Mantel; Geothermal

  • Tuesday June 15, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
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Ceiling Light; Tool Storage - S18 E12

  • Thursday June 10, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Stoop; Planters; Fireplace Insert - S18 E11

  • Wednesday June 9, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Beehive Oven; Jimmy Diresta - S18 E10

  • Tuesday June 8, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Cable Railing; Painting Shutters - S18 E9

  • Monday June 7, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Polybutylene; Squeaky Door - S18 E8

  • Friday June 4, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Working from Home

  • Tuesday June 8, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
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Switch; Affordable Geothermal - S18 E7

  • Thursday June 3, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Women's Repair Class; Garden - S18 E6

  • Wednesday June 2, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Ductless Humidifier; Planters - S18 E4

  • Monday May 31, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Radiator; Fireplace Veneer - S18 E3

  • Friday May 28, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Colors, Fireplace Upgrade

  • Tuesday June 1, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
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Nursery Paint; Record Stand - S18 E2

  • Thursday May 27, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Sliding Barn Door; Drywell - S18 E1

  • Wednesday May 26, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Rose Transplant; Exterior Sconces - S11 E13

  • Tuesday May 25, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 25, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Ceiling Fan; Water Softener - S11 E12

  • Monday May 24, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Monday May 24, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Hand Planes; Cracked Walkway - S11 E11

  • Friday May 21, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Friday May 21, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Flood Prevention, Deck Hangers

  • Tuesday May 25, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Tuesday May 25, 2021 3:30 pm CT on KET2
  • Sunday May 23, 2021 5:30 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 23, 2021 4:30 pm CT on KET
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  • Thursday May 20, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Mulching; Natural Gas Line - S11 E10

  • Thursday May 20, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Interior Window Trim; Pool Heater - S11 E9

  • Wednesday May 19, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
  • Wednesday May 19, 2021 10:30 am CT on KET

Dishwasher Retrofit, Rolling Pin

  • Tuesday May 18, 2021 4:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Tuesday May 18, 2021 3:30 pm CT on KET2
  • Sunday May 16, 2021 5:30 pm ET on KET
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Kitchen Sink and Faucet; Sidelights - S11 E7

  • Monday May 17, 2021 11:30 am ET on KET
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Season 19 Ask This Old House Episodes

E26 | Working from Home | Ask This Old House

S19 E26 Length 23:12 Premiere Date 6.3.21

E25 | Colors, Fireplace Upgrade | Ask This Old House

S19 E25 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 5.27.21

E24 | Flood Prevention, Deck Hangers | Ask This Old House

S19 E24 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 5.20.21

E23 | Dishwasher Retrofit, Rolling Pin | Ask This Old House

S19 E23 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 5.13.21

E22 | Inspection, Door Restoration | Ask This Old House

S19 E22 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 5.6.21

E21 | Echinaceas, Kitchen Punch List | Ask This Old House

S19 E21 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 4.29.21

E20 | Outdoor Spring Projects | Ask This Old House

S19 E20 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 4.22.21

E19 | Flickering Lights, Brick Stairs | Ask This Old House

S19 E19 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 4.15.21

E18 | Move Baseboard, Cooler Bench | Ask This Old House

S19 E18 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 4.8.21

E17 | Power Washing, Deck Lights | Ask This Old House

S19 E17 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 4.1.21

E16 | Garbage Disposal, Concrete Wall | Ask This Old House

S19 E16 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 2.18.21

E15 | Automated Landscape, Modern Bench | Ask This Old House

S19 E15 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 2.11.21

E14 | Precast Concrete, New Lamppost | Ask This Old House

S19 E14 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 2.4.21

E13 | Mini Split, Butcher Block | Ask This Old House

S19 E13 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 1.28.21

E12 | Radiator Paint, Load Bearing Wall | Ask This Old House

S19 E12 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 1.21.21

E11 | Garden Upgrade, Adirondack Chair | Ask This Old House

S19 E11 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 1.14.21

E10 | Landscape Lighting, Brick Walkway | Ask This Old House

S19 E10 Length 23:41 Premiere Date 1.7.21

E9 | Reclaim Wood Mantel, Geothermal | Ask This Old House

S19 E9 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 12.31.20

E8 | Happy Holidays! | Ask This Old House

S19 E8 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 11.19.20

E7 | All About Fireplaces | Ask This Old House

S19 E7 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 11.12.20

E6 | Installing Water Features | Ask This Old House

S19 E6 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 11.5.20

E5 | All About Windows | Ask This Old House

S19 E5 Length 23:43 Premiere Date 10.29.20

E4 | Landscapes Across America | Ask This Old House

S19 E4 Length 23:43 Premiere Date 10.22.20

E3 | All About Walkways | Ask This Old House

S19 E3 Length 23:43 Premiere Date 10.15.20

E2 | Preventing Plumbing Disasters | Ask This Old House

S19 E2 Length 23:43 Premiere Date 10.8.20

E1 | All Hands On Deck | Ask This Old House

S19 E1 Length 23:43 Premiere Date 10.1.20

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