This Old House: Season 26 (2004 - 2005)

Season 26
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Air date: Oct 8, 2005

The project: a rundown 1950s-modern house near Harvard Square in Cambridge, Mass. It's a challenge: water damage, structural problems, a failing roof and an outdated floor plan. But the kitchen and landscaping are worth keeping.

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Air date: Oct 15, 2005

Prior to the rehab, contractor Tom Silva dismantles the carport as he scopes out the 1950s-modern Cambridge, Mass., house. Meanwhile, host Kevin O'Connor surveys the grounds with landscape architect Gregory Lombardi.

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Air date: Oct 22, 2005

Rain doesn't stop preliminary exterior work on the 1950s-modern house in Cambridge, Mass., as trees are cleared and excavation for the new foundation has been completed, but rot and termite damage have been found. Also: Homeowner George Mabry inspects exterior materials and host Kevin O'Connor visits a Lincoln, Mass., house designed by Walter Gropius in 1938.

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Air date: Oct 29, 2005

In the Cambridge, Mass., house, contractor Tom Silva jacks up joists to make a floor level with an addition, while landscape architect Gregory Lombardi unveils his front-yard plan. Meanwhile, host Kevin O'Connor and carpenter Norm Abram visit neighborhood stores, and O'Connor tours the nearby Henry Wadsworth Longfellow House.

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Air date: Nov 5, 2005

At the Cambridge, Mass., project, carpenter Norm Abram and host Kevin O'Connor track two newly discovered problems: a shoddy beam in the living room and damage from termites and carpenter ants. Plumber Richard Trethewey has a problem too: where to hide ductwork in the minimalist house. Meanwhile, landscaper Roger Cook describes the new landscaping walls; and O'Connor visits Six Moon Hill, a 1948 utopian community in Lexington, Mass.

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Air date: Nov 12, 2005

At the Cambridge, Mass., project, contractor Tom Silva frames the library roof, plumbing-heating expert Richard Trethewey explains the software system he used to design the climate-control system, and landscaper Roger Cook and homeowner George Mabry select landscaping materials at a stone yard. Meanwhile, host Kevin O'Connor visits the Cambridge Common, a park near Harvard Square.

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Air date: Nov 19, 2005

Water damage in an old kitchen is examined by carpenter Norm Abram, who discusses options with the home's owner; and host Kevin O'Connor gets a lesson in block work from mason Lenny Belliveau.

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Air date: Nov 26, 2005

A visit to a gourmet-food shop with a cheese-ripening room in the basement. Also: work on a project house includes installation of natural quartzite on the walls and renovations to the roof.

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Air date: Dec 3, 2005

Designs for a home's courtyard are examined; and glass in a living room window is replaced. Also: a tour of a tile manufacturing plant.

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Air date: Dec 10, 2005

Included: a hamburger shop is visited in an effort to try a new menu selection; and master carpenter Norm Abram uses an exterior cladding system. Also: a new gas fireplace is installed by contractor Tom Silva.

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