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This Old House

Episode #1710

This Old House focuses on the methods for conserving energy during the cold season by explaining the process and cost of installing or revamping heating and water systems. Experts in these two areas are interviewed, informing viewers of the incentive programs for homeowners to convert easily to gas heat. Weathervane installation, excavation procedures for landscaping, and screen systems against bug intrusions are also covered in this episode, as well as a short interior decorating lesson on laying out the master bedroom and bathroom and deciding paint schemes. [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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