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Ask This Old House

Episode #215

General contractor Tom Silva travels to Venice, California, to help homeowners Brandon and Marlene Gauthier fix their stubborn sliding closet doors. Back at the loft, Tom, landscape contractor Roger Cook, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, and host Kevin O' Connor try to guess quirky objects in the "What is it?" segment. Then, Richard answers a viewer's question about electric radiant floor heat. On a House call, Kevin and preservation specialist Sally Zimmerman show Melrose, Massachusetts, homeowners Rick and Mimi Woods how to select exterior paint colors for their Queen Anne Victorian. [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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