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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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69 14
Bright Christmas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Dec 16 1997
Tim does te ultimate Christmas decorating display job. Jill is worried when she finds out her mother is dating.

2
47 16
The Haunting Of Taylor House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Oct 28 1992
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.

3
37 11
Room Without A View is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Nov 14 1995
Tim turns the basement into Randy's new room so that Randy doesn't have to share a room with Mark.

4
24 6
Bubble, Bubble, Toil And Troub... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Nov 19 1991
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.

5
25 8
Slip Sleddin' Away is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Slip Sleddin' Away Jan 05 1994
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

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20 5
Jill's Birthday is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Jill's Birthday Feb 04 1992
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 ...more

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35 19
Love's Labor Lost is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Love's Labor Lost

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26 13
Off Sides is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Oct 01 1991
When she can't find a babysitter, Jill has a magician watch the kids while she and Tim go on their romantic dinner. However, Tim is too distracted by a football game to pay attention to her. ...more

9
18 6
The Vasectomy One is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Feb 06 1996
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.

10
18 7
Greased Lightning is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Greased Lightning

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16 6
Howard's End is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Howard's End Jan 13 1993
Jennifer's fish dies when Brad watches it. Tim and Jill have a fight over who owns what.

12
18 8
Thanksgiving is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Nov 25 1997
The Taylors go to a football game in a box seat for Thanksgiving. But Tim manages to black out all the lights.

13
14 5
Bewitched is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Oct 27 1998
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

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16 7
May The Best Man Win is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Nov 11 1992
Maureen Binford, the new producer of Tool Time, tries to change everything and Tim doesn't know how to stand up to her when Al, Jill, and Wilson are all busy.

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11 3
The Longest Day is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 5 Episode 22: After a medical checkup, the family finds Randy may have cancer.

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17 10
Too Many Cooks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Mar 16 1994
When Irma can't host her show (Cooking with Irma) for a week, she asks Al to fill-in as host and Tim to be his assistant. Tim has a hard time not being the centre of attention, but when Jill ...more

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13 7
The Old College Try is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Jan 06 1998
Tim realizes his friends are boring, so he starts hanging out with students half his age.

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13 7
Where There's A Will, There's ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Where There's A Will, There's A Way Nov 18 1992
Jill finds Tim's unfinished wills and he must decide whether to fill them out or not. Mark fears that his father is going to die.

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6 1
Dream On is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 3 Episode 14: Ilene has a dream about Tim riding on a golden stallion.

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6 1
Great Race is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 2 Episode 25: Tim puts a piece from a Chinook helicopter in his lawnmower for a race.

21
5 0
Twas The Flight Before Christm... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 5 Episode 12: Tim & Al get stuck at the airport on the way to Binford's winter festival.

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15 11
For Whom The Belch Tolls is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
For Whom The Belch Tolls Jan 14 1992
Jill doesn't want Stu Cutler, Tim's old college friend, in the house. So Tim tries to keep him away but when he gives in and Stu comes to the house, he insults Tim and Jill and belches with the

23
10 6
Forever Jung is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Feb 04 1992
Karen visits and Tim must stand up to her. Jennifer invites Brad to her parents' anniversary, so Jill teaches him how to dance.

24
4 0
Reality Bytes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 3 Episode 24: Randy meets a woman on a singles message board on the computer.

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4 0
Twas The Night Before Chaos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Home Improvement Episodes
Season 4 Episode 12: Marty and his wife and kids, and Jill's parents come to visit.