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S42 E29: Summer Special: Rebirth of Detroit

Kevin, Richard, and Tom follow a family on their journey to restore an abandoned house in Detroit. The city has a program to bring these empty houses back to life, revitalizing the neighborhoods.

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Once a shining city on the hill, the place known as Motor City has seen a tragic decline in the last few decades. A housing stock that was the envy of the nation was almost abandoned. But the people of Detroit did not give up. They are rebuilding the neighborhoods that helped fuel the industrial revolution.

This Old House follows one family on their journey to restore a derelict house. In the process, tradespeople and neighbors come out of the woodwork to help.

Original Air Date: Sep 19, 2021 Season 42; Ep.29 23:57


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