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Norm builds a ladder for the tree house while Tommy lays the decking and Kevin installs balusters. Mauro shows Kevin how to prep the 120-year-old shingles for a fresh coat of paint. Tommy installs a new storm window and the original refurbished ones. Tommy puts the finishing touches on a custom trellis he made for the mudroom bumpout with custom molding for the front entryway wainscoting. Using reclaimed wood from the second floor, Tommy patches the parquet flooring in the entryway.
This Old House TV Season 37
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- Ch 478This Old House Season 37Erik Kaminski finishes the staircase with a maple newel post. Kevin works with landscape architect Kim Turner to connect a reproduction antique light fixture to a granite lamppost. Richard shows the systems for getting water from the well. Scott Caron shows how the backup generator is installed. Electrician Heath Eastman shows Kevin how to install the crown jewel of the cupola: a reproduction lantern. Roger finds Kim in front of the house, turning the muddy pit into a beautiful front yard.This Old House Season 37As work winds down, Kevin and Roger assess the exterior transformation. Erik Kaminski and Kevin build a custom closet from off-the-shelf piping. Norm and Tommy walk through the mudroom and living room to see Kristina's designs. Richard shows Kevin the new geothermal heating and cooling system. April and Kristina give Kevin a tour of the second floor. Downstairs, Norm and Tommy chat with Erik and Mike Connor about the building process. The entire team meets to celebrate another job well done.