Carlisle | Modern Conveniences
On the back porch, installer Steve Primack shows master carpenter Norm Abram the new motorized screen system. Closet designer Marcy Weisburgh shows host Kevin O'Connor the mudroom and master closet, and shares strategies for smart closet planning. General contractor Tom Silva installs the custom-made interior double doors and oil-rubbed bronze hardware. Furniture maker Robert Hanlon shows Norm how he made the hand-planed African mahogany wood countertops for the kitchen island and home office. In the guest bath shower, Kevin finds Tom installing solid-surface shower walls instead of tile. Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey travels to New Bern, North Carolina, to see how our dishwashers are made by one of the leading appliance manufacturers in the world. The completed wine cellar is presented, and wallpaper blocks are applied in the master bedroom.