Learning trades, having fun in Baker City

A lot of you are really at a key time in your life, looking at training and career options, and we hope we make a difference today. “Good morning!” (Crowd responds: Good morning!) Welcome to the ODOT Baker Maintenance facility Construction and Utilities Career Day (applause). We’ve got over 500 high school students here today. […]

How to Install Kitchen Cabinets | This Old House

to get started here I want to simply add up all of these numbers in this run and when I get the total I'll put a reference on the wall and start installing our cabinets I've taken that total and I measured from this wall in the kitchen down here all the way down to […]

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets Without Stripping | Ask This Old House

all right Mike we made a little drawing of your kitchen numbering every cabinet and drawer front and we're just going to put a piece of tape with a sharpie number on each one of these let me get everything back to where it belongs when we're all done super all right and like this […]

Movable Kitchen Island | Build It | Ask This Old House

Tommy I've been thinking about kitchen Islands it seems that everyone who has one loves it and anyone who doesn't have one wants one exactly well I build a lot of them and you know what who wouldn't want an island think about it they're great for prep area the great for sitting around have […]

How to Install Kitchen Cabinets | Ask This Old House

so you've done most of the demo yourself right yes okay and also the design work you had a hand in app but you hired a designer which is a nice little touch although in this case the designer was free came with the purchase of the cabinets that's a great deal and it's always […]

How to Replace a Small Kitchen | This Old House

let's get started by removing this old stove to give us some room to work beautiful I'm going to turn off the hot and cold water and break the drain connections alright good under the dishwasher Tommy I'm just breaking the water the drain and the electrical yeah you ready yeah go alright now we […]

How to Maintain Kitchen Appliances | Ask This Old House

so let's talk about the kitchen right because we've got a lot of appliances in the kitchen you got one right here let's start with the dishwasher okay and in fact why don't you sort of give us a little anatomy lesson how's this thing work well let's take this rack out of here and […]

How to Add Kitchen Cabinet Storage | This Old House

now Rebecca had a lot of clutter underneath the cabinet what we're going to do is we're going to give you better access to do that we're going to mount the sliding basket to a floor of the cabinet give that a try I ought to be nice all right all we have to do […]

How to Replace a Kitchen Sink | This Old House

all right well if we're going to replace the sink there's a couple choices nowadays one is an under counter mount sink and that thing would sit underneath the counter and it would require a nice clean edge on the countertop now this is laminate here if I was to pull this sink out we […]

How to Install the Plumbing for a Kitchen Sink | This Old House

all right now the essence of a compression connection is to use the knot and the ferrule and the nut is right here and the brass ring is called a ferrule the way this connection works is that the nut goes down over the pipe the ferrule goes next and then we have to be […]