|Home for the Holidays|
|Season 08, Episode 11|
|Air Date||December 8, 1998|
|Previous||Thanks, But No Thanks|
|Next||Ploys for Tots|
Home for the Holidays is the eleventh episode of the eighth and final season. It originally aired on the ABC network in the United States on December 8, 1998. This Home Improvement episode marks the last appearance of Randy Taylor.
Randy returns home unexpectedly for Christmas and discovers all the changes that have gone on in his absence, he then feels not welcome, but enlists help from Tim and Jill. Meanwhile, Tim discovers that his biggest rival in the annual neighborhood lighting contest is Al. At the end, Randy feels welcome again and Al and Trudy get stuck on the roof after winning the lighting contest.