100’s of Things a Home Inspector Knows (and YOU can too) (Instructor: Christi (CJ) Saraff)
Buying a house is not like picking out a kitten. Even if you plan on renting the house out, you can be liable for the renter’s safety and hidden problems can take thousands of dollars. Learn what most people think they know but may not!
|CEW 109-03||2/22/18||2/22/18||TH||5:30-8:30 p.m.||Montgomery 1144||Ages 19 & over||$19||10|
Historic Landscape Gardening (Instructor: David Bowman )
Historic landscape gardens, like historic architecture, can soon be lost and forgotten. This program covers 5 steps to renewing landscape gardens, including tools and techniques of the period. Some knowledge of landscape gardening is necessary but not required. Please notetaking materials
|CEW 106-01||2/24/18||2/24/18||S||9 a.m.-Noon||Workforce 2115||Ages 19 & over||$39||20|
Solar Energy for Homes & Businesses (Instructor: Jarad Adams)
Solar energy is rapidly expanding its presence in Illinois, but why? Come explore how solar energy works and how it can be used. We will consider the costs associated with solar, how it can offset your electric utility bill each month and the long term benefits. Also, we will discuss the technology available now and the innovative new products on the horizon.
|CEW 109-05||3/3/18||3/3/18||S||10 – 11 a.m.||Sangamon Hall, room 1104||Ages 19 & up||$15||20|
House Flipping (Instructor: Pam Spoor)
Thinking of flipping a house? During this seminar you will learn about developing your business and vision, how to find properties and when and how to work with a realtor. We’ll also explore options for securing financing, credit and other ways to buy. You’ll learn to determine costs for rehabbing and selling vs. keeping a property long term. Please bring $10 payable to the instructor on the day of class for class materials.
|CEW 109-06||3/24/18||3/24/18||S||9 a.m. – 1 p.m.||Sangamon Hall, room 1102||Ages 19 & over||$29||30|
Home Repair and Maintenance for the Independent Woman (Instructor: Christi (CJ) Saraff)
Learn about many frequent problems and how to fix them yourself. All things from a running toilet to a dripping sink. Don’t call a repairman, learn how to do it yourself.
|CEW 109-04||4/19/18||4/26/18||TH||6-8 p.m.||Montgomery 1144||Ages 19 & over||$19||20|
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