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!
S14:E01 - Ask TOH | Classroom Garden
Installing a whole house fan; livening up a school garden; water heater regulations.
S14:E02 - Ask TOH | Chainsaw, Wire Garage
Using a chainsaw; improving the electrical connection to a garage; silencing squeaky floors.
S14:E03 - Ask TOH | Driveway, Shaker Table
Patching a driveway pothole; shaker table design; giving an old railroad lantern new life.
S14:E04 - Ask TOH | Home Energy Special
Why Germany is a leader in energy efficiency; installing a residential wind turbine in Texas.
S14:E05 - Ask TOH | Home Compost, Boiler
Household trash; using organic garbage to create soil; why a steam boiler loses water.
S14:E06 - Ask TOH | Safety Lighting, Sink
Richard installs a self-rimming sink; Scott installs a motion sensor security light.
S14:E07 - Ask TOH | Butterflies, Closet
A garden for monarch butterflies; brightening up a closet; must-have tools for woodworkers.
S14:E08 - Ask TOH | Beer, Barrel, Disposers
Ales and lagers; do-it-yourself project to conserve water; avoiding holiday disposal problems.
S14:E09 - Ask TOH | Childproofing, Sink
Helping a new mother childproof her home; fixing an under-counter mount sink; voltage testers.
S14:E10 - Ask TOH | Winter-Weather Special
An electrical solution to ice dams; meteorologist Jim Cantore; snow blower maintenance.
S14:E11 - Ask TOH | Table, Grass Paver
Turning old oak into a coffee table; driveway lawn; avoiding frozen pipes.
S14:E12 - Ask TOH | Pedestal Sink, Light
Replacing a pedestal sink; fixing an outdoor switch and a wobbly post light.
S14:E13 - Ask TOH | Attic Stairs, Paint
Installing a new attic staircase; updating a kitchen; blowtorches.
S14:E14 - Ask TOH | Smart Home Electronics
Replacing a front door deadbolt; installing a weather-resistant television on a patio.
S14:E15 - Ask TOH | Closet, Outdoor Lights
Adding a coat rack, shelving and a new door to a closet; leaky toilet; replacing a sconce.
S14:E16 - Ask TOH | Chicken Coop, Maple Syrup
A maple syrup taste test; making maple syrup; creating a backyard chicken coop; USB outlets.
S14:E17 - Ask TOH | Fan, Fireplace, Roofing
Overhauling an old chimney; installing an exhaust fan in the kitchen; roof shingles.
S14:E18 - Ask TOH | R-Value, Overflow
Installing a light fixture; installing a bathtub overflow drain; insulation R-value.
S14:E19 - Ask TOH | Hardwood Floor, Garden
Converting a front yard into a wildlife oasis; restoring a wood floor; unclogging a sink.
S14:E20 - Ask TOH | Potatoes, Track Lights
Growing potatoes in Idaho; Jim Cantore talks about weather stations; installing track lighting.
S14:E21 - Ask TOH | Washer/Dryer, Light
Installing a washer and dryer; adding a chandelier to a dining room; using a power driver.
S14:E22 - Ask TOH | Door, Herbs, Trap
Repairing an antique door; growing edible herbs indoors; disappearing toilet water.
S14:E23 - Ask TOH | Lights, Fireplace
Adding festive lighting to a deck; fireplace options; tools for first-time gardeners.
S14:E24 - Ask TOH | Guest Nick Offerman
Actor Nick Offerman visits the barn; steel pipe shelf; constructing a pond-less waterfall.
S14:E25 - Ask TOH | Hidden Door, Hydrant
Transforming a bookshelf into a secret passage; outdoor house hydrant; tools for electrical work.
S14:E26 - Ask TOH | Doorbell, Home Gym
Building a home gym for a wounded U.S. Navy SEAL; repairing a faulty doorbell.