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Cambridge 2012 | Balloon Frame
Master carpenter Norm Abram shows host Kevin O’Connor the bones of a balloon-frame house. General contractor Tom Silva relocates a load-bearing wall. Kevin and homeowner Sally Peterson learn about Victorian house colors. Sally and Kevin visit a Scandinavian-furniture shop. Tom frames in the basement using foam panels. Master electrician Allen Gallant upgrades and relocates the electrical service.
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