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Each week on The Money Pit, Tom and Leslie welcome This Old House cast members Kevin O’Connor, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey or Roger Cook to share tips, tricks and expert remodeling advice gained from their more than three decades of experience tearing homes apart and putting them back together! Explore the segments below for insight into dozens of projects, and have fun while learning how to improve your home with Tom, Leslie and the entire team of This Old House!

Each week on The Money Pit, Tom and Leslie welcome This Old House cast members Kevin O’Connor, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey or Roger Cook to share tips, tricks and expert remodeling advice gained from their more than three decades of experience tearing homes apart and putting them back together! Explore the segments below for insight into dozens of projects, and have fun while learning how to improve your home with Tom, Leslie and the entire team of This Old House!
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Each week on The Money Pit, Tom and Leslie welcome This Old House cast members Kevin O’Connor, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey or Roger Cook to share tips, tricks and expert remodeling advice gained from their more than three decades of experience tearing homes apart and putting them back together! Explore the segments below for insight into dozens of projects, and have fun while learning how to improve your home with Tom, Leslie and the entire team of This Old House!

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Episodes

How to Seal Against Drafts and Air Leaks

11/17/2018
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Find out how to seal your home against drafts and air leaks. Learn the most common air entry points and get tips on using expanding foam to seal them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:38

Best Bathroom Lighting Options

10/30/2018
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Get tips on how to select the best bathroom lighting for your home from Kevin O'Connor, host of This Old House. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:19

How to Choose Siding for Your Home

10/27/2018
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Learn about the different siding options and the pros and cons of each material. Get tips on choosing a siding that fits your maintenance expectations and find out why managing moisture is the common key to all siding types. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:40

Forced Air vs Hot Water Heat: Which is Best?

10/26/2018
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If you have a newer home, forced air heating systems are pretty common. But if you have the option is a forced air system really your best choice? Plumbing and heating pro Richard Trethewey compares the benefits of forced air vs hot water heat. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:35

Fall Leaf Collection Tips

10/25/2018
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Duration:00:04:01

How to Use a Ladder Safely

10/23/2018
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Find out how to use a ladder safely so you don't suffer a fall. Learn how to set it up correctly and get tips on how to check the angle. Also get safety tips for step ladders, such as never standing on the top step. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:01

Rainwater Collection System

10/20/2018
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Find out how rainwater collection systems work and learn how to find the best one for your yard. Get step by step instructions for installing the system and learn about rainwater bladders, which can hold several thousand gallons of water. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:40

Energy Efficient Washers and Dryers

10/18/2018
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While high-efficiency washers are on the rise and even ENERGY STAR-certified dryers can cut energy use by about 20 percent, are these more expensive energy efficient washers and dryers really a smart buy? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:42

How to Choose and Install a Garbage Disposer

10/16/2018
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Find out how to choose and install a garbage disposer to cut down on food waste at home. Get tips on considering four basic questions when you make your choice and learn the best way to use and care for your new disposer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:58

How to Reduce Heating and Cooling Costs

10/13/2018
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Get tips on easy ways to reduce home energy costs. Learn about proper insulation and stopping duct air leakage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:27

How to Repair a Broken Window Sash Cord

10/11/2018
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Original windows are a big part of what gives an old home its charm, but when the sash cord dries out and breaks, you've got a heavy problem on your hands. Learn about your three main options for repairing a broken window sash cord. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:29

All About Wainscoting: Materials and Applications

10/9/2018
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Find out how to add personality and sophistication to a room using the decorative wall paneling known as wainscoting. Learn about your options for materials, including nontraditional ones, and get tips on which rooms in your home can be enhanced with Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:25

How to Shop for a Stainless Steel Sink

10/6/2018
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Learn how to find a stainless steel sink that suits your needs. Get tips on considering the thickness of the metal, the depth of the basins, and the location of the drain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:36

How to Install an Under Sink Water Filter

10/4/2018
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Find out why an under sink water filter is an eco-friendly, money-saving alternative to bottled water. Learn how under sink water filters work, and what you will need to install one. Plus, get water filtration tips for a home that uses well water. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:35

How to Prune an Overgrown Hedge

10/2/2018
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Find out the best way to deal with an overgrown hedge. Get tips on what tools to use, and how to prune strategically so you accomplish your goal without harming the plant. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:41

How to Update an Old, Worn Bathtub

9/29/2018
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If your bathtub is worn out, you don't have to tear it out and replace it entirely -- an extensive and costly project. There are cheaper options for restoring an old tub, such as tub liners or tub refinishing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:00

How to Keep Your Septic System Working Properly

9/27/2018
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Learn how a septic system works and how to avoid problems with yours. Find out why it needs to be sized according to the number of bathrooms in the home, and why you shouldn't flush paints or solvents or other things that can kill off the bacteria Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:21

How to Dispose of Hazardous Household Products

9/27/2018
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Find out why you should buy only what you know you'll use when it comes to hazardous household products. Get tips on using homemade cleaning products and contacting local authorities for instructions on disposing of different substances in your Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:25

How to Make Your Bathroom Accessible

9/25/2018
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Find out how to make your bathroom accessible to people of all ages and abilities. Get tips on replacing door knobs with lever handles, replacing a vanity with a pedestal sink, installing secure and attractive grab bars, improving lighting and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:31

How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

9/22/2018
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Find out the proper way to unclog a kitchen sink drain so you don't damage the pipes and plumbing equipment. Learn about the most common culprits for a kitchen sink clog and find out if you should handle bathroom sink clogs the same way as kitchen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:57