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S20 E16, Nathan Gilbert installs vinyl plank flooring
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How to Install Vinyl Plank Flooring in a Kitchen

In this DIY Smarts project, Carpenter Nathan Gilbert helps a homeowner replace a dated vinyl kitchen floor with modern vinyl plank flooring to complete an updated look.

S20 E39, Nathan Gilbert discusses track saws
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Tool Lab | How to Select and Use a Track Saw

Ask This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert explains everything we need to know about track saws—including their parts, how they work, and how to use one.

S20 E23, Jenn Nawada plants a window box
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How to Build Window Flower Boxes

In this DIY Smarts project, This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert and landscape contractor Jenn Nawada build and plant custom window boxes for a colorful touch of curb appeal.

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How to Replace a Deck Joist Hanger

Ask This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert helps a homeowner repair her deck by replacing rotted hangers and re-securing the joist to the structure.

S20 E30, Nathan Gilbert repairs a full mortise lockset
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Repairing a Full Mortise Lockset

If you have an antique lockset that you’d rather repair than throw away, this guide will help.

S20 E30, Nathan Gilbert and Kevin O’Connor discuss door locks
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How to Replace a Common Door Lock

Cylindrical door locks are a far cry from the complicated mortise locks of old. Here’s how to replace one.

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How to Replace Full Mortise Door Hardware

Ask This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert helps a homeowner to replace his traditional mortise hardware with hardware that locks.

S20 E27, Nathan Gilbert mounts a flat-screen TV
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How to Mount a Flat Screen TV

In this DIY Smarts project, This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert walks host Kevin O’Connor through everything he needs to know about mounting a TV.

S20 E28, Nathan Gilbert replaces a garage door
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How to Replace a Garage Door

This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert helps a homeowner upgrade her curb appeal by replacing her old garage door.

S20 E25, Nathan Gilbert as an apprentice with Tom Silva
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How Nathan Gilbert Became a Carpenter

Ask This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert takes us along his journey through the carpentry trade.