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Hooking up a new appliance with This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey. See below for a shopping list and tools.) Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse Full episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=abTKP95XJeo&list=PLkJADc1qDrr-UizPmo33kfL3ed8Jmt6Ja&index=20 How to Repair a Clogged Kitchen Sink Hose: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCNJAHh7-hI&list=PLkJADc1qDrr_0NxtmzECiOWkr5de82kXV&index=30 How to Replace a Kitchen Sink: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZa3SRQ568A&index=104&list=PLkJADc1qDrr_0NxtmzECiOWkr5de82kXV How to Add Kitchen Cabinet Storage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qg1l8_vcMag&list=PLkJADc1qDrr_0NxtmzECiOWkr5de82kXV&index=35 Shopping List for Adding a New Dishwasher to a Kitchen:: - new dishwasher - three-way shut-off valve - stainless steel braided hose - dishwasher tailpiece - teflon tape - polarized appliance plug - electrical tape Tools List for Adding a New Dishwasher to a Kitchen: - adjustable wrench - open-end wrench - pliers - drill/driver - canvas tarp Follow This Old House: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThisOldHouse Twitter: https://twitter.com/thisoldhouse Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/thisoldhouse/ G+: https://plus.google.com/+thisoldhouse/posts Instagram: http://instagram.com/thisoldhouse Tumblr: http://thisoldhouse.tumblr.com/
An improperly installed dishwasher drain hose can allow waste to enter your dishwasher.