Spring is right around the corner! Notice anything around your house that you need or want to fix up? Maintaining a home is a huge part of responsible homeownership-- come to TRIP's Home Maintenance Training Workshops and learn the skills you'll need to keep your house in tip-top shape!
Classes are held on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 7:30pm beginning March 13th and running through May 1st. All workshops are FREE and held at the TRIP building (415 River Street, Troy, Second Floor.)
Participants are welcome to come to all or as many workshops that interest them. Each class will have a new topic:
3/13 -- Intro to Home Maintenance Training: Hardware & Tools, Creating a Work Plan
3/20 -- Electrical: Installing GFCI outlets, Light Switches, Dimmers, and Light Fixtures
3/27 -- Plumbing 1: Installing Kitchen and Bathroom Sinks & Faucets, Toilet Replacement
4/3 -- Plumbing 2: Pipe Cutting, Sweating Copper & Valve Replacements, How to use Pex Tubing
4/10 -- Flooring: How to Install Tile & Wood, Tools & Surface Prep
4/17 -- Sheetrock: How to Repair Damage, Install New, Taping & More
4/24 -- Painting: Surface Prep and Paint Techniques
5/1 -- Weatherization and Energy Efficiency
To register visit http://triponline.org/news_and_events/calendar.html or call (518) 690-0020 ext. 221.
Hope to see you there!