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Ask This Old House

Episode #214

In North Reading, Massachusetts, landscape contractor Roger Cook helps homeowner Anthony Manupelli install a beautiful brick walkway in front of his home. Back in the loft, Roger explains how to use a screed to create a level surface in a bed of sand. Then, Roger, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, and host Kevin O'Connor try guess quirky objects in the "What is it?" segment. Responding to a viewer's e-mail, Tom teaches Kevin different ways to cut a perfect miter in wood trim. [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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