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This Old House Idea House Grand Opening
September 15, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmFREE
Discover new looks and the latest home products. Meet This Old House TV Crew Members.
The public is invited to tour the Idea House at the Grand Opening Reveal on September 14, from noon to 4:00pm, and on September 15, from 1:00pm to 5:00pmThis Old House® has teamed up with award-winning building firm KARP Associates Inc. to build the THIS OLD HOUSE 2019 IDEA HOUSE in a classic-meets-contemporary home located in the coveted historic district of downtown New Canaan, Connecticut. Constructed on a site with a stately-but-dilapidated 1840s-era Greek Revival, the Idea House will retain the home’s architectural façade while downsizing from 7,500 square feet of haphazard additions to a well-designed 6,000 square foot home. The public will be invited to tour the home during an Open House Celebration on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 12:00-4:00pm and on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 1:00-5:00pm. TOH crew members, including Norm Abram, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey, Kevin O’Connor and Jeff Sweenor, will be on site Saturday to mix and mingle with visitors. To learn more, visit: www.thisoldhouse.com.This Old House’s fifth annual Idea House will be featured in the September/October and November/December issues of the magazine and in segments of the 2019-2020 season of the Emmy