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Dream On

9/18/2018
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On the set of Tool Time, Al is a little upset with Tim due to some jealousy he harbors over the fact that his girlfriend Ilene had a sensual dream about Tim the night before. Because of this, he turns down Tim’s offer to have them over for dinner. Cooler minds prevail, and Al and […]

Duration:00:53:29

Slip Sleddin’ Away

8/28/2018
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Randy is challenged to a sled race down Dead Man’s Curve, and loses. Despite Jill’s pleas for him to abandon further challenge, Randy convinces her that his pride and self-worth is at stake. Meanwhile, Brad abandons his saxophone lessons at any cost.

Duration:01:26:54

Twas the Blight Before Christmas

8/21/2018
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It’s Christmas, 1993, and it seems like any other Christmas time – Tim is preparing for the neighborhood Christmas light competition against Doc Johnson, Jill is prepping Mark for his big debut as the N in the Hamtrammick Christmas Noel Choir Singers, Randy becomes the helpless victim of Doc Johnson’s daughter Lauren, and Brad is […]

Duration:01:32:33

Feud for Thought

8/14/2018
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When Jill Taylor (Patricia Richardson) gets a last minute invitation to her 20-year high school reunion, she’s eager to go in order to face off against her ex-best friend, Joanie, who stole her high school sweetheart, Jack. When they arrive in Washington, D.C., Jill almost loses her nerve, but Tim (Tim Allen) encourages her to […]

Duration:01:32:43

A Frozen Moment

8/7/2018
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It’s Thanksgiving, that time of year when the family gathers around to dress up in ridiculous costumes and pose for Christmas cards that they’ll never live down. Tim, inspired by a drive past the lumber yard, has been struck with a big idea to construct the perfect winter wonderland setting and expects Jill and the […]

Duration:01:33:55

Dollars and Sense

7/31/2018
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When Jill’s (Patricia Richardson) mother notifies her that three $50 bonds she bought for the boys have come due, she decides to let Brad, Randy and Mark (Zachery Ty Brian, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Taran Noah Smith) figure out what to invest them in. When the boys decide to invest in a baseball card, Tim (Tim […]

Duration:01:23:55

Be True to Your Tool

7/24/2018
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Filling the shoes of the recently-passed Mr. Binford, Wes Davidson has assumed the role of the president of Binford, and pays Tool Time a visit. He informs Tim and Al that Binford is producing a new reciprocating saw, and that they will be promoting it on an upcoming show. However, when Tim and Al get […]

Duration:01:42:05

Blow Up

7/17/2018
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Jill Taylor (Patricia Richardson) is excited to attend the gala dinner celebrating her tireless work for the annual Library Fundraiser – but everything goes wrong at the last minute. When her neighbor Joe (Robert Picardo) is unable to secure the beautiful dress he promised to get her on the cheap, Jill has to wear an […]

Duration:01:24:25

Crazy For You – Halloween Special!

7/10/2018
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It’s Halloween again, and as tradition would have it, the Taylors are hosting their annual costume party. Things are all spoofs and goofs until Tim receives a letter from an obsessed fan names Rose. Initially boastful of this, he then learns the dangers such a fan poses after Wilson suggests possible mental instability. This ignites […]

Duration:01:25:33

Arrivederci, Binford

7/3/2018
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When Mr. Binford dies, everyone is emotionally affected by his passing except Tim Taylor (Tim Allen). While Al (Richard Karn) and Jill (Patricia Richardson) are both moved to tears by the death of a man who’s played a major role in their lives and careers, Tim finds himself unable to cry about it because he […]

Duration:01:19:09

A Sew, Sew Evening

6/26/2018
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New neighbors, Joe and Marie Morton, move in next door to the Taylors – but Tim finds Joe to be incredibly obnoxious. Upon his first arrival he dings the grill of Tim’s hot rod, and lingers while he tries to work. To eschew the situation, Tim says he has to go attend to Jill who […]

Duration:01:28:44

This Joke’s For You

6/19/2018
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When Tim Taylor (Tim Allen) installs a new intercom in the house, he overhears Randy (Jonathan Taylor Thomas) mocking his show and his safety record to one of his friends. Offended at being mocked behind his back, Tim confronts Randy, grounds him for the disrespect and attempts to do a serious, safe Tool Time with […]

Duration:01:28:55

Aisle See You In My Dreams

6/12/2018
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It’s Al’s 35th birthday, and he’s spending it with the Taylors. When he makes a wish by blowing out the candles on his cake, he reveals that he wished for a wife. Jill immediately knows of someone she wants to set him up with and puts the wheels into motion. Upon first meeting this woman, […]

Duration:01:15:42

Maybe, Baby

6/5/2018
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In the season three premiere, Jill learns that her sister Carol is about to give birth to a baby girl and begins to imagine what life would be like with a girl, as they imagined Mark might be before they learned they were having a boy. When she brings this up to Tim, he immediately […]

Duration:01:24:57

Grunt Work Mixtape Vol. 2, Side A

5/22/2018
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Hey Gruntheads! We’re off the next two weeks while we prep for season three! In the meantime, enjoy this mixtape of our funniest moments and outtakes from season two!

Duration:01:15:06

Season Two Super Spectacular! (Part II)

5/15/2018
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Part Two of our Season Two Super Spectacular in which we cover our fan theories (with special guest Erik Montgomery from Fan Theory World!), our favorites, listener shoutouts, and a few other surprises.

Duration:01:46:02

Season Two Super Spectacular! (Part I)

5/8/2018
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Well, Gruntheads, it’s been a crazy, wild, and long season two, but here we are at the end! Crack open the bubbly, we’re celebrating the last season of Grunt Work and Home Improvement with the first part of our end-of-the-season Super Spectacular! In this episode we brainstorm plans for a Home Improvement theme park ride, […]

Duration:01:57:39

Audio Commentary: Roomie for Improvement

5/1/2018
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Cue up your old VCRs, hit Top Menu on your DVD remotes, pop in your laserdiscs, and open up your favorite streaming service. It’s time for our first ever Audio Commentary! As voted by you, our Twitter Gruntheads, we are covering Roomie for Improvement, in which Tim must temporarily stay with Al while Mark recovers […]

Duration:00:55:40

The Great Race

4/24/2018
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Tool Time has run a poll amongst its audience to vote on their favorite guest star: George Foreman, Mario and Michael Andretti, or Dwayne from K&B Construction. The result, to Tim’s surprise, was Bob Vila, who received 112 write-in votes. Making his second appearance on the show, Bob more or less challenges Tim to a […]

Duration:01:18:43

Birth of a Hot Rod

4/17/2018
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Tim is on the verge of finally starting the engine on the hot rod that he’s been building for over a year, but he’s spending so much time in the garage working on it that he’s ignoring all of the other household chores that Jill has asked him to do. When Tim procrastinates too long, […]

Duration:01:21:36