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Master electrician Scott Caron installs a new panel to complete a service upgrade. Watch part one here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuEAVdpny2U&index=184&list=PLkJADc1qDrr_0NxtmzECiOWkr5de82kXV #ThisOldHouse #AskTOH SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Steps: 1. Use diagonal-cutting pliers to sever all wires inside existing electrical panel. 2. Unscrew and remove old electrical panel from the wall. 3. Screw a large ¾-inch-thick plywood
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows a homeowner how to properly mulch garden beds. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Mulch a Garden Bed: – Bark mulch [https://amzn.to/2IYJSeB] Tools List for Mulching a Garden Bed: – Manual edger [https://amzn.to/2IXV8YO], used to cut new edge along garden bed –
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shares his top five tips for keeping your lawn mower running smoothly. (See below for the shopping list, tools, and steps.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Tune Up Your Lawn Mower: – Motor oil – Air filter – Spark plug – Gasoline
Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey reveals the best ways to unclog a backed-up bathroom sink. (See below for a shopping list, tools, and steps.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Unclog a Bathroom Sink: – Hair snare – Drain snake Tools List for How to
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to warm up a chilly concrete wall. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Tom helped a homeowner prepare the bare concrete walls in his basement for wallboard. The homeowner wanted to convert his unfinished basement into living space.
Ask This Old House mason Mark McCullough installs a dry well for a homeowner with drainage issues in his backyard #ThisOldHouse #AskTOH SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Time: 5-6 hours Cost: $200 Skill Level: Moderate Tools List for Building a Simple Dry Well: [YT] Shovel [https://amzn.to/2nlsNoF] Tarp [https://amzn.to/2p2pkM4] Utility knife [https://amzn.to/2ok2jnh] Wheelbarrow [https://amzn.to/2nlKrsn] Hand
Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and general contractor Tom Silva explain how to notch structural beams to host Kevin O’Connor. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Time: 5 minutes   Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate   Steps: 1. Avoid “No Man’s Land,” the top and bottom of the joist when drilling a hole. 2.
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O’Connor build a tool storage shelf out of leftover lumber from other Build It projects. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Time: 5-6 hours Cost: $0 and up, depending on how much leftover lumber is available Skill Level: Moderate Tools List for Building a
Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey travels to Cleveland to reroute a lengthy dryer vent. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Time: 1-2 hours Cost: $30 Skill Level: Beginner Tools List for Venting a Clothes Dryer: Measuring tape Drill Driver Hole saw slightly larger than size of vent pipes Metal cutting
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows how to replace an old bathtub drum trap with a new PVC P-trap. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Replace a Bathtub Drum Trap: – PVC P-trap, used to replace existing iron
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The causeway connecting the house to the new garage/in-law suite needs a roof. Tom Silva starts off his roofing lesson with the apprentices by stressing the importance of properly applying both the membrane and flashing to prevent water leakage. Then they start the first course of shingles. #ThisOldHouse #AskTOH SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse
It’s Framing 101 with Norm Abram teaching the apprentices. #ThisOldHouse #AskTOH SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Kevin O’Connor arrives at the house and takes a walk through the new addition. Upstairs he finds the apprentices, Bailey, Austin and Nathan learning how to frame an interior wall in the master bedroom suite with Norm Abram.
Wood-finishing expert Bruce Johnson shares his secrets for applying a professional-quality stain and varnish finish. (See below for a shopping list, tools, and steps.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Finish a Wood Table: – 120-, 150-, and 180-grit sandpaper [https://amzn.to/31q4Lb8], for smoothing the wood – Oil-based wood conditioner ,