Home Maintenance Classes
Classes are free and open to the public.
Advance registration is required. Please call (608) 246-3737 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
All classes are from 6pm to 7:30pm and will be held at 1966 S. Stoughton Rd., Madison, WI 53716. The Green County class (Dec. 11th) will be at the Monroe Public Library (925 16th Avenue, Monroe, WI 53566).
Classes are taught by Project Home staff or skilled professionals who volunteer their time.
2013 - 2014 Class Schedule
** (New Date)** Thurs. Dec. 5 - Basic Household Plumbing -- (Ever had problems replacing a toilet, sink or faucet? Learn the basics and things to look out for. Also receive info on how to deal with drain problems and maintain your drainage system. As always - bring your questions.)
Wed. Dec. 11 - Attics, Basements, & Crawl spaces (In Green County) -- (Learn about the 3 most common culprits of energy loss. Understand how airsealing and insulating need to work together to improve the energy performance and comfort of your home. See insulation samples and ask questions)
Wed. Jan. 15, 2014 - Saving Energy in Your Home
Wed. Jan. 29 - Passive House Primer -- (Are you interested in high-performance green building design and construction? Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn about the Passive House Building concept and how it applies to our region! Passive House is a climate-specific building standard for new construction or retrofit projects. The benefits of employing the concept are increased comfort, air quality, energy efficiency, and affordability.)
- Presented by:
Meri Tepper, AIA, LEED AP, Certified Passive House Designer
Christi Weber, M.Arch, LEED AP, Certified Passive House Consultant
Wed. Feb. 12 - Tracking and Managing Utility Bills and Energy Costs
Wed. Feb. 26 - Home inspections / “What to look for when you’re buying a house”
Wed. Mar. 12 - Water & Mold class
Wed. Mar. 19 - Basic Home Maintenance
Class dates or times may be changed or cancelled without advance notice if necessary.
All Home Maintenance Ccasses are held at Project Home's office, 1966 S. Stoughton Rd., Madison (except for the class in Green County). The office is in a strip mall on the S. Stoughton frontage road between E. Buckeye Rd. and Pflaum Rd.
Madison Gas and Electric funds a portion of the education classes.