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

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

Jenn Nawada travels to Orlando, Florida to help a homeowner upgrade his inefficient, malfunctioning irrigation system with a new, smart system; Heath Eastman demonstrates a variety of ways to troubleshoot and repair flickering lights; Mark McCullough helps a homeowner identify the culprit behind her cracking, front brick steps, and then repoints them using the correct material.
S19 E19 Length 23:42 Premiere: 4.15.21

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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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Two-Prong Outlet, Deck Stair Rail - S20 E1

Richard discusses pipe soldering; Heath explains what two-prong receptacles are, why they're no longer to code and how to replace them; Nathan and Mauro build, install and paint deck stair railings.

  • Thursday September 30, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Durable Landscape, Cutting Board

Jenn creates a landscape that can withstand heavy pedestrian traffic; Richard explains options for water heaters; Tom and Kevin build a cutting board out of walnut, cherry and maple.

  • Thursday October 7, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Hole Patches, Threshold Repair

Jenn discusses creative options for ground cover plants; Tom demonstrates different techniques for patching wall holes; Mark demonstrates how to patch brick holes; Nathan installs a new threshold.

  • Thursday October 14, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Wood Floors, DIY Ice Rink

Mauro demonstrates how to remove dried paint from a paintbrush; Tom shares the best techniques for connecting and installing tongue and groove flooring; Jenn and Nathan build a DIY ice rink.

  • Thursday October 21, 2021 8:30 pm ET on KET2
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Spring Projects: Paint, Prune, Spigots

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Flickering Lights, Brick Stairs

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Move Baseboard, Cooler Bench

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Season 19 Ask This Old House Episodes

E29 | Ultimate Garage Workshop | Ask This Old House

S19 E29 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 9.16.21

E28 | Rethinking a Garden | Ask This Old House

S19 E28 Length 23:42 Premiere Date 9.2.21

E27 | Summer Special | Ask This Old House

S19 E27 Length 23:12 Premiere Date 7.8.21

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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