Episodes: Ongoing (half-hour)
TV show dates: February 20, 1979 – present
Series status: Has not been cancelled
Performers include: Bob Vila, Steve Thomas, Kevin O’Connor, Norm Abram, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey, Roger Cook, and Tedd Benson.
TV show description:
Originally conceived as a one-time, 13-part series on the Boston PBS station WGBH, This Old House has grown into one of the most popular programs on the network.
The series follows the remodeling of houses over a number of weeks, offering building insights and tips along the way.
The series has inspired TV spin-offs like Ask This Old House, Inside This Old House and The New Yankee Workshop, as well as a popular do-it-yourself magazine. Read more…