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E25 | Dorchester Triple Decker | Almost Home

Season 42 Episode 25 | 23m 42s

Kevin O'Connor checks out whats left to do in the triple decker before the move in. Mark McCullough is working at the front steps. Inside Heath Eastman shows Kevin a surge protector hes installing. Ronnette Taylor is putting in a toilet in the first floor bathroom, while the original hardwood floors are getting refinished in the rest of the house. Jenn Nawada and crew are installing fences.

Aired: 05/26/21 | Expires: 06/12/21
Funding for THIS OLD HOUSE is provided by The Home Depot.
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