This Old House Ask TOH | Ladders, Anti-Scald Shower
Tom demonstrates how to use ladders safely. Richard installs an anti-scald shower valve. Details
Program: This Old House
Episode: Ask TOH | Ladders, Anti-Scald Shower
General contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O'Connor demonstrate how to use all types of ladders safely. Then plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey replaces a three-handle shower valve with a single-handle antiscald valve.
Premiere Date: 03/07/2013
Episode Expires: Thu 03 Oct 2013
TV Rating: TV-G
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How to Use a Ladder Safely
The last thing you want to be thinking about when you're standing on a ladder is falling o...
How to Set Up a Ladder
In order to be safe, a ladder needs to remain stationary
Making Your Shower Safer
Antiscald valves installed in tubs and showers maintain safe water temperatures
Stop the Shock
Pressure-balancing valves prevent sudden temperature swings