Ask This Old House Season 13
S13 E01Oct 2, 2014
Pass Through, New Gate Oct 2, 2014 Tom installs a pass through. Roger replaces a fence gate. Plus, "What Is It?"
S13 E01Oct 3, 2014
Pass Through, New Gate Oct 3, 2014 The Season 13 premiere discusses rust staining; the installation of a pass-through in a load-bearing wall; and the replacement of a poorly built fence gate. Also: NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio joins the fun when the guys play "What is it?"
S13 E02Oct 10, 2014
Citrus Greening, Tile Oct 10, 2014 Citrus greening, a disease that's killing citrus trees in Florida, is discussed. Also: replacing an old vinyl peel-and-stick floor with ceramic tile.
S13 E03Oct 17, 2014
Beneficial Insects; Resizing a Front Door; Outdoor Garden Faucet Oct 17, 2014 Beneficial insects are discussed. Also: resizing a front door that gets stuck on the carpet whenever it's opened; and repairing an outdoor garden faucet.
S13 E03Oct 16, 2014
Front Door, Faucet Fix Oct 16, 2014 Roger educates Kevin on beneficial insects. Tom resizes a front door. Richard repairs an o
S13 E04Oct 24, 2014
Practical Drought Solutions; Replacing an Old-Fashioned Toilet Oct 24, 2014 Practical solutions for drought. Included: replacing a water-guzzling lawn with a desert-appropriate alternative; and replacing an old-fashioned toilet with a "water sense" solution. Also: meteorologist Jim Cantore shares cautionary tales from the front lines of the drought.
S13 E05Oct 31, 2014
Structural Problems; Running Wiring for a New Ceiling Fixture Oct 31, 2014 Repairing structural problems in a home and running wiring for a new ceiling fixture and switch in a living room.
S13 E06Nov 7, 2014
Natural Gas Line Installation; Hanging a Heavy Mirror Nov 7, 2014 Installing a natural gas line for a new grill and hanging a heavy, decorative mirror on a masonry chimney. Also: what grows best in the shade.
S13 E07Nov 14, 2014
Setting Up a Beehive; Adding Lighting to a Dark Kitchen Nov 14, 2014 Setting up a beehive and adding lighting to a dark kitchen without running new wiring.
S13 E08Nov 20, 2014
Beekeeping, Adding Outlets Nov 20, 2014 Roger learns about harvesting honey. Electrician Scott Caron adds outlets to a home.
S13 E08Nov 21, 2014
Harvesting Honey; Adding Outlets Nov 21, 2014 Harvesting honey and adding outlets to a home.
S13 E09Jan 2, 2015
Hydroponic Garden; Hot- and Cold-Water Outdoor Faucet Jan 2, 2015 A hydroponic garden is built and a hot- and cold-water outdoor faucet is installed.
S13 E10Jan 9, 2015
Basement Lighting; Crabapple Tree Jan 9, 2015 Connecting a basement lighting system to one switch; air conditioning maintenance; rejuvenating a crabapple tree.
S13 E11Jan 16, 2015
Broken Window; Toilet Rotation Jan 16, 2015 A broken window is replaced with a safer option; and a toilet is rotated.
S13 E12Jan 23, 2015
Fire-Pit Table Top Build; Bathroom Sink Upgrade Jan 23, 2015 A cover for a fire pit is built; and a bathroom sink is upgraded.
S13 E13Jan 30, 2015
Interior Window Trim; Above Ground Pool Wiring Jan 30, 2015 Interior window trim is installed; an above-ground pool is wired. Also: first-time plumbing tips.
S13 E13Jan 29, 2015
New Trim, Wiring Pool Jan 29, 2015 Tom installs window trim. Electrician Scott Caron wires a pool. And, "What Is It?"
S13 E14Feb 6, 2015
Edible Landscape; Snaking Drains; Damaged Siding Feb 6, 2015 Removing overgrown shrubs and replacing them with edible landscape; snaking drains; replacing damaged pieces of vinyl siding.
S13 E15Feb 13, 2015
Ductless Heating; Repairing Plaster Ceiling; Hearing Protection Feb 13, 2015 Installing a whole house ductless heating and cooling system; hearing protection; repairing a plaster ceiling.
S13 E16Feb 20, 2015
Backsplash; New Kitchen Faucet Feb 20, 2015 Transforming an old backsplash; installing a new kitchen faucet.
S13 E17Mar 27, 2015
Broken Sash Cords; Plant Bulbs Mar 27, 2015 How to repair broken sash cords; and plant bulbs. Also: historian Doris Kearns Goodwin guests in the "What Is It?" segment.
S13 E18Apr 3, 2015
Entry Shelf Build; Rough Electric Install Apr 3, 2015 Building a basic entry shelf from poplar and plywood; wiring a basement room for outlets and lighting.
S13 E18Apr 2, 2015
Shelf, Rough Electric Apr 2, 2015 Tom and Kevin build a shelf. Electrician Scott Caron wires a room. Then "What Is It?"
S13 E19Apr 10, 2015
Ceiling Fan Replacement; Bonsai Tree Apr 10, 2015 Replacing an undersized ceiling fan; bonsai nursery.
S13 E20Apr 16, 2015
Lightning, Sink Filter Apr 16, 2015 Roger installs lightning protection. Richard installs a water filter. And "What Is It?"
S13 E20Apr 17, 2015
Lightning Protection; Reverse Osmosis Water Filter Install Apr 17, 2015 Lightning protection system; installing a reverse osmosis filter for drinking water.
S13 E21Apr 23, 2015
Lighting, Water Main Apr 23, 2015 Scott Caron installs landscape lighting. Richard replaces a water main shutoff.
S13 E21Apr 24, 2015
Installing Landscape Lighting; Replacing Water Main Shutoff Valve Apr 24, 2015 Installing landscape lighting; replacing a water main shutoff.
S13 E22May 1, 2015
Mailbox Replacement; Ask Kevin: Window Anatomy May 1, 2015 Replacing a mailbox damaged by a snowplow; window anatomy; reusing an old door in a new opening.
S13 E23May 8, 2015
Noisy Baseboard Heating Fix; Recessed Kitchen Lighting May 8, 2015 Kitchen island dimensions; quieting a noisy baseboard heating system; adding light to a kitchen.
S13 E23May 7, 2015
Noisy Heat, New Lights May 7, 2015 Richard quiets a noisy heating system. Electrician Scott Caron installs recessed cans.
S13 E24May 15, 2015
Maine Tropical Houseplants; USA Flag Build May 15, 2015 Planting an indoor tropical garden with plants from Jamaica; changing the temperature on water heaters; building an American flag out of wood.
S13 E25May 22, 2015
Electrical Vehicle Charger Install; Kitchen Sink Install May 22, 2015 Installing an electric vehicle charger; installing a new kitchen sink.
S13 E26May 29, 2015
Smart Thermostat Install; Barn Solar Install May 29, 2015 Installing a thermostat that interfaces with a smartphone to save energy; installing a photovoltaic solar array on a barn.