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This Old House® and Ask This Old House® Season Kick Off Starts September 29

The House That Norm Built Tribute Special to Premiere October 3.

Steve Dietl

STAMFORD, Conn. and SAN JOSE, Calif., SEPT. 22, 2022 — Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: Roku) today announced the Emmy® Award-winning series This Old House and Ask This Old House will premiere new seasons of both top-rated shows starting Thursday, September 29th. New episodes will premiere on PBS as well as the This Old House premium subscription channel on The Roku Channel on Thursdays. Viewers will be able to stream new episodes for free on demand on The Roku Channel the following Mondays. You can check your local listings by clicking here. Additionally, you can find all the ways to watch This Old House and Ask This Old House here.

This Old House Season 44

Fresh off a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 49th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards on June 18th, This Old House returns for its 44th season. The show will kick off with a new project in South Atlanta located in one of the last neighborhoods to go through urban renewal. The 1890s Victorian once belonged to Luther Judson Price, the first black postmaster general in Atlanta and a prominent figure in his community for his work with civil rights. The house has a rich history, and the homeowners want to preserve as much of that history and tell its story. Then it’s off to Ipswich, MA for a First Period house that had been owned by a Revolutionary war officer. The team will also head to Newburyport, MA and meet up with some old friends to help with a home that was originally built to house the local shipbuilders.

Ask This Old House Season 21

Ask This Old House returns for season 21 with 26 new episodes including chimney repairs, driveway edging, building a compost bin for a classroom, planting a woodland garden, awning installation, gutter repairs, hot water tank replacement and more.

The House That Norm Built

As previously announced, after more than four decades, This Old House’s master carpenter and pioneer of the home improvement television genre, Norm Abram, is officially leaving the show and hanging up his toolbelt. Norm will be sent off in style in this one-hour tribute special, set to air on Monday, October 3rd at 9p.m. ET. The special highlights and chronicles Norm’s incredible 43-year career, featuring classic moments, archived footage, interviews and memories from celebrities, friends, peers and those who worked alongside him.

For more This Old House, be sure to check out This Old House Makers Channel (channel 458 on The Roku Channel), This Old House Classic (channel 457) and This Old House (channel 456), which first launched on The Roku Channel in 2019. Additionally, This Old House premium subscription channel is available on The Roku Channel with commercial-free new and classic episodes for $4.99 a month.


About This Old House

This Old House is a leading multi-platform home enthusiast brand, serving over 20 million consumers each month with trusted information and expert advice. This Old House connects with audiences through its Emmy award-winning television shows This Old House and Ask This Old House, its highly regarded This Old House magazine and its inspiration and information-driven digital properties, including ThisOldHouse.com, streaming app, free ad-supported channels, podcasts (Clearstory and Ask This Old House), social platforms, popular YouTube channel, and Insider subscription club. This Old House and Ask This Old House are presented on PBS by WETA Washington, DC. National underwriting for This Old House and Ask This Old House is provided by The Home Depot, Amica and GAF. This Old House Ventures, LLC is a Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) company.

About Roku, Inc.

Roku pioneered streaming to the TV. We connect users to the streaming content they love, enable content publishers to build and monetize large audiences, and provide advertisers with unique capabilities to engage consumers. Roku streaming players and TV-related audio devices are available in the U.S. and in select countries through direct retail sales and licensing arrangements with service operators. Roku TV™ models are available in the U.S. and in select countries through licensing arrangements with TV brands. Roku is headquartered in San Jose, Calif. U.S.A.

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