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Raise a Second Story | The Westerly Ranch House

Season 41 Episode 4 | 23m 43s

The gambrel roof profiles are pre-assembled and raised. Then the crew stands up the second floor walls. Three new apprentices arrive as part of the Generation Next program. Tom Silva, shows them how to measure and cut roof rafters. Richard Trethewey works with an engineer who is designing a septic system for the project.

Aired: 10/23/19 | Expires: 09/28/20
Funding for THIS OLD HOUSE is provided by The Home Depot.
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