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This Old House

The Carlisle Project (Part 16 of 26) (#2416)

Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows host Kevin O' Connor how the utility company will make a new gas connection to the house. Landscape contractor Roger Cook brings in paving contractor Don Sloan to lay the basecoat of the lower driveway. Master carpenter Norm Abram shows Kevin how carpenter Charlie Silva is installing pre-painted fiber cement siding to the exterior of the house. Kevin meets in-home media specialist Todd Riley at a showroom in Braintree, Massachusetts, to see what's available today in home automation and media systems technology. General contractor Tom Silva reveals the engineering behind the stringer-less staircase that will extend from the garage to the third floor of the barn. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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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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