Replacing a door that's sticky in the summer and drafty in the winter with one that fits like a glove and seals out weather 12 months a year; installing a range hood and cutting through an exterior brick wall.
Making a pool safer for children; container plant potting; installing a cupola -- a classy and classic addition to a garage.
Putting up a stamped metal ceiling; seeing inside walls and other concealed spaces with a do-it-yourselfer's version of X-ray vision; the pickup truck as a towing vehicle; towing safely and effortlessly.
Ron goes behind the scenes to see how first-rate pros replace an aging air-conditioning system with a new state-of-the-art model that does a whole lot more than just cool the air; then, he shows how to bring new life to a dingy deck in just one day.
Sink installation: Ron cuts a rather impressive hole in a slab of stone to install a prep sink in his kitchen island.
Ron installs the modern version of stamped metal ceiling tiles and demonstrates the right way to put down ceramic tile over plywood flooring.
Turning an ordinary doorway into a graceful, curved archway using a kit that's incredibly easy to install; turning a consignment-shop find from a humble piece of cabinetry into something special for the bathroom.
Building a grilling prep station that's portable, versatile, roomy and quite good looking; getting terrific refinishing results with water-based stain, sealer and topcoats.
Reclaiming lost space in kitchen cabinets by installing roll-out shelves made from a kit; making broken wood stronger than new.
Re-glazing 35-year-old windows; adding a post-and-beam treatment to give a family room a "lodge look."
Turning a rather plain hallway into an elegant archway; turning a timeworn chest into an heirloom treasure.
Oscillating saws; choosing the right blade for the job; installing an energy-saving window; restoring wall texture.
How to make one's own concrete countertop.
A home energy audit; refinishing a sad-looking wooden table.
Installing a prep sink in an existing granite kitchen island.
Using knee walls and columns to turn an oversized living room into two more livable spaces; blending a hardwood floor.
Breathing new life into an old gas grill; reclaiming a deck that looks like a lost cause.
Installing a ventless fireplace in a bedroom; a heater made just for garages.
Installing an automatic-drip irrigation system in a garden; turning a bare alcove into a built-in entertainment center.
Replacing ceramic-tile kitchen floors with solid wood; ridding a dining-room ceiling of the popcorn look.
An underground dog fence; a doghouse.
Smart home technology; giving a built-in bookcase character and charm.
Replacing an outdated faucet; adding colored accent panels to a bookcase; replacing a thermostat.
An energy-efficient sliding-glass door; an outside trash enclosure; installing new kitchen cabinet hardware.
A custom entertainment center; a clever cutting board; using a band clamp to put together larger frames and panels.
Radon; converting an ordinary doorway into something special; soil condition.
A single piece of furniture is a functional office workspace; attracting songbirds to the yard; an outlet plate cover with a built-in USB charger.
Ron installs cove lighting and an irrigation system; a demonstration on how to apply window film.
A ready-made garden greenhouse window; storage space under a bed.
Creating a recessed cabinet that is flush with the wall; a new tool for removing wood trim; layering molding on top of existing molding.
Replacing an iron stairway railing with a solid wood version; alternatives to a wood-burning fireplace; Ron puts several window painting techniques to the test to see which is best.
Ron uses a 3-D printer to make a wall shelf; replacing an overhead fluorescent light fixture; adding a pickled whitewash finish to a small corner cabinet.
Installing a garage door opening system that works with an existing door opener and enables the user to operate the door from anywhere in the world via smart phone; installing a pre-finished hardwood floor.
Putting up a classic panel ceiling; building a custom wooden mailbox; patching a hole in the wall.
A wall-mounted display case for fabric art; correcting furniture-tipping hazards.
Decorative wall panels; a house for a cat.
A potting bench; a workbench for a home shop.
A backyard foot-bridge; making picture frames from scratch.
Adding a closet to a room; a pre-fabricated laminate counter-top and a stainless-steel sink.
Turning a closet door into a swinging bookcase; a child's outdoor playset.
Reviving a weather-worn Adirondack chair; a maintenance-free vinyl fence; building a toy chest.
Transforming a flea-market find into a handsome piece of furniture without stripping; adding a custom mantle and surround to a plain fireplace.
Making an ugly garage floor look like it belongs in a new-car showroom; turning a closet into a storage and organization system; making a compass.
Adding crown molding; do-it-yourself rain gutters; a fireplace gas-log set.
Making a furniture blemish disappear in minutes; converting a shower into a water massage in less than an hour; installing a folding stairway to an attic.
Adding a lamppost and carriage lantern to the front yard; turning a sickly tree into lumber; adding a dog door.
Replacing a sticky, drafty door with one that fits; installing a range hood; cutting through an exterior brick wall.
Making a pool safer for children; container-plant potting secrets; installing a cupola.
Ron visits the International Builders' Show in Las Vegas; building a simple, customizable window box.
Towing with a pickup truck; putting up a stamped metal ceiling; seeing inside walls and other concealed spaces.
A new, state-of-the-art air conditioning system; cleaning, brightening, staining and sealing a deck in one day.
Building a portable grilling-prep station; refinishing with water-based wood stain, sealer and top coats.
Re-glazing windows; adding a post-and-beam detail to any room.
Concrete countertops; keeping track of small odds and ends when taking something apart.
Breathing new life into a gas grill; reclaiming a deck that looks like a lost cause.
An underground dog-fence; a dog house.
Replacing a door with one that fits and seals out weather; cutting through an exterior brick wall and installing a range hood.
Applying ceramic tile over plywood floors; whitewashing unfinished furniture; why concrete, terra cotta and other outdoor objects need waterproofing.
Installing a ventless fireplace in a bedroom; installing a heater made just for garages.
Installing an automatic drip irrigation system in a garden; turning a bare alcove into a built-in entertainment center.
Sharpening knives; refurbishing a wooden table by stripping off the old varnish, restoring the color and applying a beautiful, long-lasting polyurethane.
A sliding glass door with window treatments that can be transformed for a different look; a classy firehouse kitchen.
Building a GMC pickup truck; the combination square; refurbishing a kitchen cabinet.
Keeping a garage safe from break-ins; bringing a weather-beaten deck back to life.
Repainting and refinishing; an arched garden arbor.
Drywall adhesive; creating a graceful archway out of a standard entryway; a lazy Susan.
Finishing wooden furniture; building a child's playhouse that looks like a miniature version of a full-size home.
Replacing a heavy, old basement door; installing an invisible fence for dogs.
Uncovering the beautiful wood lying just below a weary and weathered surface; installing a kitchen sink, faucet and garbage disposal.
Strange plastic particles in Ron's home's plumbing fixtures lead him to a shocking discovery about the state of his home's water heater; installing a space-saving tankless water heater; a timesaving device for removing stripped screws with ease.
Adding elegant crown molding to a room with lightweight polystyrene molding; cleaning up spilled candle-wax; installing a handy connector to a hanging lamp, allowing it to plug and unplug like a wall lamp.
The International Builders' Show in Las Vegas; paver patio-building.
Installing a new front door; replacing old caulk with new silicone caulk; an easy, super-strong wall-hanging system.
Covering a bathroom floor with ceramic tile; replacing an old bedroom door with a pine-panel door; installing a shock-absorbing surface under a play set.
Updating a cooktop and range hood; holding small fasteners.
Turning a drab concrete patio into a warm, inviting outdoor living space; using a framing square.
Building a treehouse; putting up a decorative ceiling.
Turning a hallway into an elegant archway; turning a timeworn chest into an heirloom treasure.
An under-cabinet lighting project; window security; hole saws.
Installing a space-saving, tankless water heater; a timesaving device for removing stripped screws with ease.
A modular building system uses specialized connectors and PVC pipe; building a computer workstation; a wood artisan uses hand tools to craft lifelike birding decoys.
Replacing a large window with an energy-efficient bay window; drilling pipes, dowels and other round items.
Installing a basement drainage system; the Mohawk carpeting plant.
Exterior lighting design; installation of low-voltage outdoor lights; renting or buying tools; repairing small nicks in a piece of furniture.
The hidden secrets of the pocket, or sliding, door; trompe d'oeil transforms ordinary walls with the art of painted illusion.
A smart surveillance-system; a gardener's cold frame; a convenient, manmade countertop material.
Building a fish pond; a six-sided bench around a stately old tree.
Putting in a new faucet; finding beauty beneath the surface of a dingy deck.
Faux painting finishes; turning ordinary walls into surfaces with character and personality; a stairway banister.
Repainting and refinishing; an arched garden-arbor from a kit.
Replacing a ceramic-tile kitchen floor with a new 25-year-wear guarantee hardware flooring; a new oxygen-based cleaner.
The benefits of using drywall adhesive; a kit makes creating a graceful archway from a standard entryway quick and easy; a Lazy Susan.
Keeping a garage safe from break-ins; bringing a weather-beaten deck back to life in just one day.
The International Builders' Show in Las Vegas; creating a winding rock pathway.
Installing an all-seasons storm door; refurbishing a kitchen cabinet with a combination coating and stain; repairing gouges in wood; driving nails into crown molding.
Transforming a screened porch into a four-season room; a tool quickly cleans up nails; installing track lighting.
Installing a tubular skylight in a windowless hallway; how to have 100 gallons of safe drinking-water on hand in case of emergency; creating an organized kitchen drawer.
Installing a water pressure booster; replacing a toilet.
Installing a pre-hung laundry room door; restoring the finish on an exposed section of hardwood floor.
Ron restores a century-old chair piece by piece; two effective methods to remove candle-wax drippings.
Replacing a kitchen countertop with a new ceramic tile countertop; installing an automatic garage-door opener; how to avoid pricking a finger when reaching into a nail pouch; removing tape or labels from painted surfaces, wallpaper or furniture.
Covering a bathroom floor with ceramic tile; replacing an old bedroom door with a pine panel door; installing a shock-absorbing surface under a play set for better safety.
Building an outdoor dining-table and planters; installing a ground fault circuit interrupter.
Replacing a deteriorated deck with maintenance-free composite decking; paint-can lids that make pouring less messy; drilling holes to the same depth.
Replacing a pedestal sink with an antique vanity; the Kitchen Home Design Center; using a cleat to hang pictures.
Making over a dining room; drilling a hole in ceramic tile; adding insulation to an attic; making lamp cords safe for children.
Installing roll-out shelf kits in base cabinets; making damaged wood as strong as new.
Ron cuts through a solid granite countertop to install a prep sink.
Home fire sprinklers; turning a narrow ledge into a cozy window seat.
Ceramic floor tile that looks permanent but removes easily; a portrait fireplace.
Ron builds a pickup truck; the combination square; refurbishing a kitchen cabinet.
Patio door with changeable window treatments; lighting system that uses radio waves.
Replacing windows; revamping old outdoor furniture.
The International Builders' Show; building a window seat.
The International Builders' Show in Orlando, Fla.; custom-built spice cabinet.
Building a kitchen breakfast nook; simple and durable garage floor covering.
Restoring a tabletop; stopping leaks in a toilet; caulking.
Manmade pavers; turning a wall outlet into a switch.
A treehouse; a decorative ceiling.
Creating a coffered ceiling; turning ordinary tile into accent tile.
Constructing a gazebo; smoke alarms.
Tiling on top of vinyl flooring without laying down underlayment; giving a built-in bookcase a makeover.
Building an arbor; a new tool takes the guesswork out of cutting miter joints.
Installing cabinets in a small kitchen; a safe, attractive pool-cover.
A kitchen island; pegboards; a clamp for frame-making.
An efficient workspace; a closet organizer for a child.
Display shelves seem to float on the wall; a backsplash and an exhaust hood for a kitchen range; a rattlesnake museum.
Putting the kitchen trash can out of sight; a pergola.
Beautifying a fireplace by adding a mantel and a wood surround; a home made of recycled remnants of two dozen barns.
Barbecue ribs; making a children's play-set safer; a small sand-and-brick patio.
Turning a hallway into an elegant archway; turning a chest into an heirloom treasure.
Fixing a hole in the wall; an outdoor kitchen includes a gas grill, cabinets, countertops and a sink.
A foolproof tool and method for cutting crown molding; using oxygen cleaners for outdoor walls, decks, patios and furniture; tools early colonists used.
An innovative gutter system that never needs cleaning; reviving and protecting outdoor furniture and decorative wooden objects with the push of a button.
Installing a classic stamped metal ceiling as part of a kitchen makeover; a fun finishing project uses a combination stain and sealer that comes in a tube.
A fix for dry-rotted wood; how a granite countertop is made and installed; a quick fix for a wobbly chair.
A flooring system for basements and garages; a workbench and storage solution for crafts and hobbies.
Building a garden shed from a kit; a wireless mail-alert system; stencils.
Emphasizing a built-in bookcase; faux finishing; stripping paint from a door.
Installing a stamped-metal ceiling; seeing into walls and other concealed spaces.
Replacing an air-conditioning system; cleaning, brightening, staining and sealing a deck.
Installing ceramic floor tile over concrete; installing a paneled wood ceiling for interesting detail and a touch of sophistication.
Applying ceramic tile over plywood floors; whitewashing unfinished furniture; waterproofing outdoor objects.
Turning a doorway into a graceful, curved archway; turning a humble piece of cabinetry into something special for the bathroom.
Adding the elegance of crown molding with a fraction of the work; a twist on the Adirondack chair.
Building a portable grilling prep station; refinishing wood with water-based stain, sealer and top coats.
Installing roll-out shelf kits in the kitchen; making damaged wood as strong as new.
Ron re-glazes his 35-year-old windows and demonstrates adding a post-and-beam detail to any room.
Ron transforms a plain hallway into an elegant archway, then he helps to turn a timeworn chest into an heirloom treasure.
Ron demonstrates making a concrete countertop.
Ron's local utility company provides an energy audit to show exactly where his home is wasting energy; Ron refinishes a wooden table with a durable, attractive surface.
Ron cuts a large hole right through his granite countertop to install a prep sink in his kitchen island.
Redefining an oversized living room into two more livable spaces using knee walls and columns; blending a hardwood floor.
Breathing new life in to a gas grill; reclaiming a deck.
A ventless fireplace; a heater made just for garages.
A custom gate; a wine rack.
An automatic drip irrigation system; a built-in entertainment center.
Solid-wood floors; ridding a dining room ceiling of the popcorn look.
Ceramic tiles; an interior door.
Ron installs an invisible fence and builds a doghouse.
Gutters; hanging things on walls; adding columns.
Tongue-in-groove wall paneling; a unique wall-shelving system; testing the soil in a lawn; setting landscape-edging blocks.
Water-based exterior stains; attracting songbirds; outdoor lighting.
Matching existing wood trim; applying exterior wood stains; mulch.
Ceramic tile countertop; getting a beautiful hand-rubbed finish on wood trim.
Restoring the finish on an antique table; replacing an aging window with one that is more energy-efficient; riding mowers and lawn tractors.
Replacing a failing railing; a slide-out drawer for pots and pans.
A wooden mailbox; a youngster's desk and shelving unit.
A kitchen pantry; lining a wooden box with fabric.
Replacing a kitchen faucet; adding colored panels to the back of a bookcase.
An energy-efficient sliding glass door; an outdoor trash enclosure.
A custom entertainment-center; a clever cutting-board.
Replacing an ordinary kitchen window with a garden greenhouse window; uncovering hidden storage space under the bed.
A recessed display and storage unit for a children's art room; hidden dangers around the home during the holiday season; creating exceptional trim.
A stairway railing made of solid wood; alternatives to a wood-burning fireplace; window-painting techniques.
A wall-mounted display case for fabric art; carbon monoxide alarms; a dangerous tipping hazard and how to correct it.
Decorative wall frames; a cat tree; using a drill-and-drive system; protecting exterior wood.
A potting bench; a custom workbench; using an aerosol fire suppressant.
A foot bridge; picture frames; a sandpaper cutter.
Kitchen countertop; closet; clamping round objects.
Installing simulated-tile laminate flooring; cutting two or more pieces of wood to the same length.
An outdoor shower enclosure; glass cabinet doors; repairing broken marble.
Turning a closet door into a bookcase; assembling a child's play-structure kit.
Completing a finished-basement project; accessories for a pickup truck; paintbrush care.
The first half of a finished-basement project; a push stick for safer handling of a table saw.
Restoring a deck; an energy-saving pool pump; hanging pictures; tools for pruning and lopping; Ron's Japanese handsaw collection.
Building a custom gate from scratch; a wine rack.
A spa-at-home shower system; adding crown molding and a ceiling medallion.
Installing a front door; replacing old caulk with new silicone caulk; an easy, superstrong wall-hanging system.
Central vacuum system; insulating water pipes; constructing a wooden Shaker box.
Installing a banister; faux finishing; framing with steel studs.
Installing hardwood flooring; light controller; exterior surface cleaner.
Storm door; fluorescent bulbs; refurbishing a kitchen cabinet; repairing gouges in wood.
Installing fire sprinklers; electrical circuits; water-based stains in decorator colors.
Transforming a screened porch into a four-seasons room; discharging water with downspouts; cleaning nails.
Installing a tubular skylight; programmable thermostat; organizing kitchen drawers.
Installing a water-pressure booster pump; replacing a toilet; fixing a damaged hose.
Installing a pre-hung laundry-room door; kitchen cabinetry; restoring a hardwood floor.
Restoring a century-old chair.
Ceramic tile countertop; automatic garage door opener; garbage disposal system.
Ceramic tile; pine panel door; molding projects with Vinyl PVC; PermaLife under a play set for safety.
Outdoor dining table; outdoor planters; ground-fault circuit interrupter.
Maintenance-free composite decking; automatic watering system; hardwood flooring.
Replacing a sink; a kitchen home-design center; hanging pictures.
Chair rail; painting; hardwood floor; drilling ceramic tile.
Installing an energy-efficient window; installing wireless smoke-detectors; testing a new fire suppressor.
Modular building system; computer workstation; lifelike birding decoys; cabinet storage.
Portrait fireplace; blacksmith Philip Simmons; circular saw blades; unclogging drains.
Installing a bay window; drilling.
Installing a basement drainage system; modern-day carpet manufacturing at Mohawk Industries in Georgia.
Entryway makeover; dimmer switches; techniques for cutting wood.
Building a child's dream house; a wall-hanging tool.
Exterior lighting design; renting or buying tools for home improvement projects; repairing small nicks in furniture.
Resurfacing a driveway; building a pergola; drilling holes of consistent depth.
Installing a cooktop and range hood; moldings for various house projects; a thumb-saving gadget.
Building an arched garden-arbor; a Victorian millwork shop; ground-fault circuit interrupters.
Installing Saltillo tiles on a patio; choosing plywood; using a framing square.
Replacing a track for a sliding door; glue; methods of trompe l'oeil.
A surveillance system; building a gardener's cold frame to protect seedlings; man-made countertop material; cutting an inspection hole.
Replacing a basement door; installing an invisible fence.
A concrete countertop; keeping track of small odds and ends.
Power tools; drilling holes in round objects; building a fold-up bar.
Installing a patio door; new lighting system.
Replacing windows; reviving outdoor furniture.
Building a breakfast nook; garage floor covering.
Restoring a tabletop; toilet tank leaks; caulking.
Transforming a yard into a patio and sitting spot; wall outlet.
Building a tree house; installing a decorative ceiling.
Creating a coffered ceiling with paneling, molding and paint; accent tile.
Constructing a gazebo; smoke alarms.
Tiling on top of vinyl flooring; built-in bookcase makeover.
Installing cabinets; pool cover replacement.
Kitchen island; frame-making; keeping kitchen knives sharp.
Efficient workspace; closet organizer.
Display shelves; decorative tile backsplash; exhaust hood; rattlesnake museum.
Kitchen garbage containers; building a pergola.
Fireplace makeover; a home created from recycled remnants from barns.
Barbecue ribs; safe play surface; paver patio.
Rounded archway; refinishing antique furniture.
Repairing a hole in the wall; outdoor kitchen.
Water gardens; backyard pond; tree bench design and construction.
Home improvement expert, Ron Hazelton travels with his workshop-on-wheels to portray the do-it-yourself experience as it really is.
Installing a new faucet; a deck makeover.
Oak flooring; controlling weeds.
Installing a home theater system with surround sound; controlling mosquitoes in the yard.
The benefits of a dehumidifier; rescuing broken ceramic pieces.
Installing roll-out shelf kits in kitchen base cabinets; repairing a wooden antique.
Installing a prep sink in a granite countertop; plumbing.
Smoke alarms; home fire sprinkler systems; transforming a narrow ledge into a window seat.
Transforming a screened porch into a room for all seasons; removing stripped screws.
Adding ceramic tile to an existing laminate countertop; making custom sanding blocks to fit any molding; unique lighting treatment.
Installing a cell-phone antenna at home; clamping round objects; architectural molding.
Updating cold, hard flooring; building a workbench and table.
Building a garden shed; fighting the elements of bad weather; stenciling.
Emphasizing a built-in bookcase; faux finishing; stripping paint from a door.
Gutter maintenance; tips for hanging things on the wall; adding columns to divide and define two rooms.
Damaged entertainment center is repaired; multiple-head shower installation; drop-down stairway installed for attic access.
Lamppost and carriage lantern installation; tree removal; pet entry.
Re-glazing old windows; adding post-and-beam detail to a family room.
Gardening; automatic drip irrigation system; alcove makeover.
Gas grill restoration; reviving a weatherworn deck.
Replacing a door; installing a range hood.
Making a pool safe for toddlers; container plant secrets; installing a cupola.
Installing a backup power system; area rugs; creating a niche.
Casement window installation; window treatments; up-to-date decorating ideas.
Front door replacement; new entryway; laundry room makeover.
Indoor gardening bench; central vacuum system.
Remote control log set for a gas fireplace; designing and installing a roll-out cabinet.
Installing a ventless gas fireplace; heater installation.
Rebuilding a century-old wooden chair; flea market.
Installing a tubular skylight; building a bench and planter.
Widening an entryway creates a hardwood flooring challenge.
Installing a stamped-metal ceiling; making wallpaper one sheet at a time.
A new closet organization system; making a home a safe haven for a toddler.
Installing an underground fence for dogs; building deluxe dog digs.
Building a knee wall to separate rooms; matching new hardwood floors to the existing floor.
An old electric train set becomes a Christmas centerpiece; creating concrete countertops the old-fashioned way.
Customized refrigerator enclosure and pantry cupboard; fall lawn fertilizing.
Installing nonslip wooden floors; revising a popcorn ceiling.
Building shelves; installing cork board to a basement playroom.
Storm door; kitchen office.
Basement workshop makeover; repairing a toilet.
Installing a new granite countertop; replacing an out-of-date wall oven.
Wooden enclosure for garbage; closets.
Building a window seat; weatherworn shutters get a new look.
Installing a lightweight kitchen sink; replacing an old light fixture.
Recollection of projects, useful tips and interesting personalities; popcorn ceilings.
Vinyl fence; installing retrofit windows; create a thatched roof; craft table.
Garage makeover; automatic garage door opener; "Jungle Friends" monkey sanctuary; faux finishing.
Saltillo tile patio; trowels; fortune cookie bakery; closet organizer.
Home office conversion; toolbag tip; shower curtain artist B. McLane; deck replacement.
Outdoor eating area; wooden plugs conceal countersunk screws; ducks at the Peabody Hotel in Orlando; stone pathway.
Retrofit windows; pouring paint and sealing open cans; ClosetMaid; wall frames.
Kitchen countertop; drought lawncare; Splendid China in Kissimmee, Fla.; painting window frames.
Dining room makeover; tool for painting; the historic Spanish Quarter in St. Augustine, Fla.; garden window.
Backyard fountain; choosing a shovel; Orth Furniture; replacing a toilet.
Outdoor kitchen; cross cuts; family winery in Sonoma, Calif.; cutting long boards.
Constructing an arbor; cutting long boards; water gardens; tubular skylights.
Building a large frame; temporary window shades; former fire station; track lighting.
Replacing a railing; drilling a hole in hard wood; handmade ice cream; childproofing power cords.
Playhouse; building a deck; decorative glasswork; ceiling tiles.
Wooden deck; removing stripped screws; furniture from cardboard; mildew along basins and bathtubs.
Laminate flooring; insulated attic; Carolina Backcountry Springtime Festival; installing a faucet.
Fireplace makeover; cutting tile; Clown College at San Francisco's Circus Center; mirror hanging.
Outdoor shed and greenhouse; Atlanta; Mohawk carpets.
Laundry room makeover; Minneapolis; historic Hastings; antique power show.
Backyard bird sanctuary; Atlanta; Kangaroo Conservation Center.
Kitchen island; Augusta, Ga.
Bathroom vanity; Printer's Row Restaurant; Chicago.
Flagstone patio and yard makeover; right angles; trompe l'oeil artist Christian Thee; repair concrete steps.
Wall niche; Thomas Edison gardens; Shaker wood-bending; paint-roller storage; paved patios.
Installing a high shelf; motor homes; mirror/shelf combination; sanding techniques; deck restoration.
Ceiling panels; the Burroughs Estate; end table; plastic wrap for paint cans; hammering small nails.
Spice rack; The Grounded Boat House; lamps; plastic storage bags; tubular skylights.
Kitchen office; seafood paella and flan; wooden cutting-board; sorted sandpaper; wainscoting.
Building a pergola; miniature shop and museum; hanging wall decorations; storing left-over paint; temporary window hangings.
Storm door; shaker furniture; toy chest; hammering small nails; plastic fencing.
Bookcase makeover; post and beam barn; tool storage system; preserving wood filler; wainscoting.
Construct an outdoor gate; Plimoth Plantation Dinner; painting window frames; drilling tile; embossed ceiling tiles.
Construct a pair of closets; Harry Diamond's Apple Barn and Country Bakeshop in Bennington, Vt.; removing stains; uses for Teflon tape.
Wrap-around porch; three covered bridges in Bennington, Vt.; build a rocket shaped growth chart; storing tools.
Insulated glass door; The Farmer's Museum and American Paper-Staining Manufactory in Cooperstown, N.Y.; wallpaper; storage unit.
Screened-in gazebo; shrimping on the Gulf of Mexico; unfinished furniture; spreading glue.
Maintaining the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C.; Market Place Restaurant; wine rack; storing wooden dowels.
Replicating door casings; "Lindy," the Three Rivers Rambler steam-powered train; sharpening tools; fixing nicks and scratches with crayons.
Two-room doghouse; Churchill Downs, Ky.; guests from the humane society; building a cat tree; paint buildup.
Installing railing; Grandfather Mountain in Linville, N.C.; decorative frame; storing power-cords.
Hurricane shutters; chef Walter Miles of Café du Monde; storage solutions; sanding techniques.
Installing a patio awning; U.S. Navy Construction Battalion in Gulfport, Miss.; PVC pipe; molding.
Wall-mounted desk and bookcase; Churchill Weavers in Berea, Ky.; tool care.
Replacing a toilet; restored World War II Stearman biplane; faux finishing techniques; eliminating steps.
Rock walkway; Southern recipes; Lazy Susan; nail magnet; painting.
Bathroom vanity; alligators; power-tool primer; organizing nails; essential hand tools.
Restoring a deck; Mardi Gras floats; baby's cradle; paint rollers; power washers.
How to build a cold frame propagating bench; a stencil artist, Ron helps bedroom into a work of art.
Ron helps provide much-needed shade for a patio by building a traditional European pergola.
Ron fixes some loose terra-cotta tiles, providing the extra grip needed to keep them permanently in place.
Restored historic Portsmouth home boasts a lovely staircase, but no hand rail. Ron teams up with the couple to build one.
Forefather's Monument in Plymouth, Mass.: the Bordurthas install crown moldings in the living room.