Create a Home Theater for Holiday Entertainment, How to Unclog a Drain, Safety Tips for Preventing Residential Fires and more

Week of November 25, 2013 - Hour 1

Holiday entertaining is just getting started. Get tips to help you turn a ho-hum space into a home theater on a budget.  Get expert advice from This Old House plumbing contractor Richard Trethewey on the best way to restore the flow once again. Learn how to avoid a dangerous problem that could be lurking behind your walls: older wiring that could lead to arcing, a major cause of residential fires.  Find out how to protect your home. Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about roofing repair, furnace filters, mold in the house, hard water, saving heating energy, flooring options, radiant heating, and banging pipes.