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Ask This Old House

Episode #208

General contractor Tom Silva helps homeowners John and Mary Kiley in Westwood, Massachusetts replace the wall-to-wall carpeting in their son's bedroom with a cost effective pre-finished hardwood floor. Back in the loft, Tom explains the pros and cons of different types of floors, including pre-finished engineered floors, laminates, and hardwoods. Then, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to Minneapolis, Minnesota, to help homeowner Anne McCandless replace a rusty bathroom sink stopper. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal HOUSE calls, guiding viewers through home improvement techniques.

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