Ask This Old House TV // Season 12 // Episode 26

Ask TOH | Kitchen Makeover

This special episode is all about renovating kitchens. Tom and Kevin help a homeowner install new cabinets. Richard shows many options for countertops. And Kevin visits the Cleveland home and restaurant kitchens of Chef Michael Symon for ideas and inspiration.

Installing Kitchen Cabinets
Tom and Kevin install new cabinets in a townhouse kitchen.

Where to find it?
The cabinets that the homeowner selected are from the B. Jorgsen & Co. Victoria Ivory collection from Cabinets. They also supplied the matching crown molding and the pantry units.

Expert assistance with this project was provided by Quality Design of Weymouth, who can be reached at 781-686-4804.

Countertop Options
Richard presents options for countertop materials.

Where to find it?
Richard showed options for laminate colors, which were provided by Formica.

Richard also discussed wood, engineered stone, and natural stone.

The kitchen showroom belongs to Right Angle Kitchens & Design.

The natural stone showroom where homeowners can select their own slab and also provides factory sealing is Stone Decor Galleria.

Chef Michael Symon's Kitchens
Kevin heads to Cleveland to tour Chef Michael Symon's restaurant kitchen and learn about working in a commercial kitchen. Michael also takes Kevin to his still under construction home kitchen, which was inspired by the restaurant.

Where to find it?
Michael Symon is a host of ABC's The Chew.

His restaurant, Lola Bistro is located in Downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

Expert assistance with this project was provided by KitchenLab and Season Contractors of Northeast Ohio.

Michael's kitchen includes a home version of a French top range, which is manufactured by BlueStar Appliances.

Kitchen Makeover Complete!
Kevin returns to the townhouse kitchen to see the completed space including a new pantry unit, installed countertops, new faucet, and new appliances.

Where to find it?
The homeowner selected a Bianco Carrara marble countertop, fabricated and installed by International Stone Inc.

She selected the Kipton chrome one-handle high arc pulldown kitchen faucet, manufactured by Moen.

Have a question you'd like answered?
Submit your question to the Ask TOH Team.

TV Listings

Find TV Listing for This Old House and Ask This Old House in your area.

Ask TOH TV Partners