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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Make Way for the Family Room (#3603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The heavy lifting and dirty work are underway: installing a new steel beam to provide support for the addition, removing an oil tank and digging for the new foundation. Meanwhile, Norm visits local examples of English-style Arts and Crafts houses.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | Foundation Fundamentals (#3604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A new foundation is built using insulated concrete forms and precast stairs, while the old exposed foundation is reinforced and waterproofed. The homeowner goes shopping for specimen trees.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 2, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | A Steely Den (#3605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Tommy and Kevin follow steel beams from fabrication to installation on the addition. Richard works on the HVAC plan for the 2nd and 3rd floors. After the front porch is removed, new footings are placed. Kevin learns how to size a new firebox.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | One Brick at a Time (#3606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The homeowner apprentices with the mason on the fireplace. Kevin joins the homeowners at a custom cabinetry shop in Maine as they begin to design their new kitchen. Tommy changes the pitch of the two small dormers in back.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts |To Paint Or Not to Paint (#3607H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A custom range hood is fabricated, and on the roof a rebuild of the original chimney. The homeowners meet with the designer to talk about options for the first floor, including the living room panels.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 23, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Arlington Arts & Crafts | A New Look to Match The Old (#3608H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The new foundation is parged to match the old stucco. Richard uses some creativity to drain the new master bath shower and the electrician starts work in the new powder room. Tommy and Charlie replace the living room windows.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.