A home with disjointed additions gets a modern update to become accessible for the whole family, and especially 12-year-old Caffrey, who has a rare form of muscular dystrophy called Duchenne.
This Old House: Lexington airs Saturdays, February 3 and 10 at 10 a.m. on WXXI-TV.
Install with Care airs February 3 at 10 a.m. on WXXI-TV. Work begins on the internal geothermal systems. In-wall lighting is installed to illuminate the entrance ramp. An offset p-trap is installed for accessibility. A glass blowing studio is visited. Back at the house, grab bar installation begins.
All in the Family airs February 10 at 10 a.m. on WXXI-TV. Landscape planting begins with screen trees and rose bushes. The children pitch in on a painting project. The homeowners give a sit-down interview on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. A new modern staircase is installed in the foyer.
Photo provided This Old House.