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Ask This Old House

Episode #219

In need of a tutorial, host Kevin O'Connor learns from general contractor Tom Silva how to cut a pane of glass properly. Then in Carlisle, Massachusetts, landscape contractor Roger Cook plants climbing vines to soften the look of the homeowner's fieldstone wall. Back in the loft, Tom, Roger, Kevin, and plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey try to guess quirky objects in the "What is it?" segment. Then, Richard helps viewers Elisabeth and Fritz Nelson install a portable air conditioning unit in their attic apartment in Rowley, Massachusetts. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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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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