Rough Plumbing | The Charleston Houses 2018
Coming up on This Old House Kevin is at the back of the second Charleston project house in the Elliotborough neighborhood, looking at the framing progress. Then he finds Richard inside by the front entrance. Today the plumber, Mike Dolinger, and Richard work on solving the problem of plumbing a 19th-century building. It's design time for Judith and Julia as they figure out how their kitchen should look.
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- Ch 478This Old House TVComing up on This Old House The existing basement has a very low ceiling. The homeowners want to turn the area into more usable space, so Mark McCullough takes a jackhammer to the concrete floor so he can dig it out and create more headroom. Outside, the foundation has been poured and framing has begun. Norm teaches Erick and Carly how to lay the sill. Our Generation Next program highlights a program at Ft. Stewart in Georgia that is turning grunts into soldiers of the building trades.This Old House TVComing up on This Old House Kevin arrives as framing the new addition is just underway. Jeff shows Kevin how he's framing this net-zero house with studs placed farther apart than the traditional practice, decreasing the amount thermal bridges will allow for heat to escape. Kevin helps him build a wall with insulated headers. They also frame the corners differently to allow for more insulation. Richard demonstrates heat loss and gain to design a balanced HVAC system.