Home & Garden
ALL ABOUT HOUSES
Whether you own a home or are looking to buy your very first home, this course is for you. Spend an evening with an experienced home inspector who will discuss topics such as: mold, cracks in your foundation walls, what is the life expectancy of building materials, wiring methods, insulation issues, wells and septic systems, regular maintenance of your home as well as a host of other issues. There will be time for questions, so bring them along.
|Wed Nov 13||6:30-9 pm||1 class||$32.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 211||Harry Janssen||PR-5507|
How will the home of the future look…will it be self-sustaining, what will the energy costs be, will they be net zero, and how can this be achieved? How will they look? Join Harry to learn all about topics such as going off-grid, using alternative power sources, and how to utilize recycled materials.
|Wed Sep 25||6:30-9 pm||1 class||$32.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 211||Harry Janssen||PR-5508|
HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR HOME
Tips for keeping your house in tip top shape! Join Harry for an evening of discussion on how to keep your home in the best shape possible. He will discuss such topics as seasonal maintenance of your home for both indoor and outdoors. Best ways to maintain your roof, heating, etc. will also be covered in this class.
|Wed Oct 23||6:30-9 pm||1 class||$32.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 211||Harry Janssen||PR-5509|
HOW TO BUILD A HOUSE
So, how exactly is a house built? From ground-breaking to occupancy, what is involved in constructing a house? Learn about trades people required, permits and inspections, blueprints and plans and what’s required for occupancy.
|Wed Oct 9||6:30-9 pm||1 class||$32.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 211||Harry Janssen||PR-5510|
Welcome to the “Natural Home Series” where you will explore ways to keep our homes clean and fresh, using the simplest ingredients found at everyday stores. You can adapt and personalize these products to suit your preferences and your home water type. You will walk away from each workshop with creatively packaged products to use or gift.
NATURAL HOME: LAUNDRY SOAP & DRYER SHEETS
Simple, fast, and so affordable! Make enough laundry soap to clean loads and loads of dirty clothes and keep things fresh with DIY dryer sheets. You will walk away from the workshop with creatively packaged products. A $30 material fee is payable to the instructor.
|Wed Dec 11||7-9 pm||1 class||$15.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 235||Lisa Nevar-Landsmann||PR-5373|
NATURAL HOME: TUB SCRUB & TOILET FIZZIES
Even the bathroom can be clean and sparkling using natural products with easy to find ingredients. These can be created easily and at a fraction of the cost of what you’ll find in a store. A $30 materials fee is payable to the instructor.
|Wed Nov 27||7-9 pm||1 class||$15.00 + HST|
|JF Ross CVI – Rm 235||Lisa Nevar-Landsmann||PR-5374|