The Best Home Improvement Episodes

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List of the best Home Improvement episodes, as determined by voters like you. Starring Tim Allen as "Tim the Toolman Taylor," Home Improvement was one of the biggest sitcoms of the 90's. With all the amazing episodes of the TV show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Home Improvement episodes of all time are. Fans of Home Improvement are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Episodes below include everything from "Off Sides" to "Tool-Thousand-One: A Space Odyssey." What is the best Home Improvement episode of all time? Look below and find out with this guide to the best episodes from every season.
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  • Death Begins At Forty

    Death Begins At Forty

    Season 4 Episode 3: Tim becomes concerned about his health when his 40th birthday nears.
  • Tanks For The Memories

    Tanks For The Memories

    Season 5 Episode 15: Tim and Jill play each other in a tank driving competition, and Jill wins.
  • The Tool Man Delivers

    The Tool Man Delivers

    Season 6 Episode 9: Heidi goes into labor at the Classic Car Man of the Year awards.
  • Tim decides to put in another sink in the bathroom so his shaving junk won't be in Jill's way, but the project takes longer than he expects.
  • Jennifer's fish dies when Brad watches it. Tim and Jill have a fight over who owns what.
  • Tim does te ultimate Christmas decorating display job. Jill is worried when she finds out her mother is dating.
  • Roomie For Improvement

    Roomie For Improvement

    Season 2 Episode 7: Tim stays at Al's when Mark has the Chicken Pox.
  • Bye, Bye Birdie

    Bye, Bye Birdie

    Season 2 Episode 18: A woodpecker is a pecking pain in the neck for Tim.
  • Tim gets Jill a lifetime membership to a health care club, until she says she willl never excercise again. Brad and Randy spend all of their money on a baseball card, so they make Mark give them a ...more
  • Tim turns the basement into Randy's new room so that Randy doesn't have to share a room with Mark.
  • Randy loses a sled race to Vinnie. But after following Tim's advice of racing Vinnie again with a better sled, Randy sprains his arm. Meanwhile, Brad contemplates stopping his saxophone lessons.
  • Great Race

    Great Race

    Season 2 Episode 25: Tim puts a piece from a Chinook helicopter in his lawnmower for a race.
  • The Longest Day

    The Longest Day

    Season 5 Episode 22: After a medical checkup, the family finds Randy may have cancer.
  • Jill wants Tim to get a vasectomy when they agree their family is complete. Meanwhile, Randy is voted "best butt" by the girls at school.
  • Greased Lightning

    Greased Lightning

  • At a Halloween party Tim encourages Wilson to break up with his girlfriend. who claims to be a witch. But, after he dumps her he mysteriously disappears. Tim blames the witch but when the police ...more
  • Brad and Jennifer plan to dress like Raggedy Anne and Raggedy Andy on Halloween, but she shows up dressed like Danny. After Danny bothers Jennifer and Jill, Tim scares him.
  • Crazy For You

    Crazy For You

    Season 3 Episode 6: Jill's retaliation for Tim's past Halloween pranks has him spooked.
  • Flying Sauces

    Flying Sauces

    Season 1 Episode 8: Brad and Randy tell Mark that they are aliens from outer space.
  • Reel Men

    Reel Men

    Season 3 Episode 15: Tim goes fishing with Al to get out of the house.
  • Whitewater


    Season 8 Episode 1: Jill takes Tim, Wilson, Al, and Heidi on a surprise river rafting trip.
  • Dream On

    Dream On

    Season 3 Episode 14: Ilene has a dream about Tim riding on a golden stallion.
  • No Place Like Home

    No Place Like Home

    Season 6 Episode 12: Tim's brothers help move their mother out of the family home.
  • Mow Better Blues

    Mow Better Blues

    Season 1 Episode 2: Mark fears he may be traded in on a new kid.
  • Twas The Blight Before Christmas

    Twas The Blight Before Christmas

    Season 3 Episode 12: Tim tries to beat Doc Johnson in the neighborhood Christmas light contest.