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This Old House

Episode #1611

Host Steve Thomas opens this episode with a visit to the Wharf Rat Club on the Old North Wharf. Thomas talks with the members about their club and its legacy. Back at the house, Norm Abram discusses the new windows with Bruce Killen, the general contractor. Thomas watches as foam insulation is sprayed on the old slat boards in the home. High density fiberglass is added to the other walls. Abram creates the decorative element for the large brackets he made in the last show. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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

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Series Description: America's favorite home improvement series, the Emmy Award-winning THIS OLD HOUSE, with host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and master carpenter Norm Abram.

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