Tim wants to find a way to celebrate the completion of his hot rod on Tool Time, and Mark suggests filming a video. Tim agrees to let his son direct the project, which leads to a few problems.
Brad faces surgery and a potential end to his soccer career when he falls down the stairs. To add to all the chaos, he blames the accident on his father, who happened to be filming an episode of Tool Time at home.
Tim and Jill argue over how to best handle the situation when one of the twins starts throwing frequent tantrums at home. Jill thinks they need to speak up about it, but Tim is reluctant to approach his brother, and the problem continues to worsen.
Randy shows up completely unexpectedly for a Christmas visit, and he quickly realizes all the changes that have occurred during his absence. Jill has her hands full helping the twins cope with their parents' separation during the holidays, and Tim is not pleased when he finds out who his newest rival is in the neighborhood lighting contest.moreless
When Tim's brother Marty announces that he and his wife have separated, Tim invites him to move in with his 8-year-old twin daughters, without consulting Jill first.