The theme song is unique for its sampling of power tool sounds as well as Allen’s grunting which became his signature. The track also includes instruments such as flute and organ. From Season 7 until the end of the series, a remixed version of the theme song was used. Richardson was offered $25 million to do a ninth season; Allen was offered $50 million. The two declined the offer and the series came to an end as a result. In the first two years of the show, Pamela Anderson played the part of Tim’s Tool Girl, Lisa, on Tool Time, but left the show to focus on her role on the syndicated series Baywatch.
In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched sitcoms in the United States, winning many awards. The series launched Tim Allen’s acting career and was the start of the television career of Pamela Anderson, who was part of the recurring cast for the first two seasons.
Carter made an appearance during season three episode “Eve of Construction”, which focused on Habitat for Humanity. Numerous NASA astronauts appeared on the series, the most notable being Ken Bowersox, who made three separate appearances, once in the third season, once in the fifth and once in the seventh. Many special guests made cameo appearances on Tool Time. s seventh season, until Tim’s last line in the series finale, which are the last two words ever spoken. In early seasons, Wilson was always seen standing on the other side of Tim’s backyard fence as the two engaged in conversation, usually with Wilson offering sage advice as Tim grappled with his problems. In later seasons, a running joke developed in which more and more creative means were used to prevent Wilson’s face below the eyes from ever being seen by the audience.
Beginning in season 2, Home Improvement began each episode with a cold open, which features the show’s logo during the teaser. From season 4 until the end of the series in 1999, an anthropomorphic version of the logo was used in different types of animation.
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The casting department auditioned Richard Karn, for what would be his first major appearance on a TV sitcom; the character of Al Borland was created from there. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Lucille Treganowan, mechanic extraordinaire, author, and star of the cable show “Lucille’s Car Care Clinic”, appeared as herself in episode 4 of season 6, “Burnin’ Love”. Jazz/crossover vocal group The Manhattan Transfer appeared as themselves in season 2, an episode entitled “I’m Scheming of a White Christmas”. Magicians Penn and Teller also appeared in one of the episodes of the final season, opening for Tool Time by performing tricks with Tim. Isiah Thomas appears as himself at the end of the season three episode “Aisle See You in My Dreams”.