November Seminars - Prepare Your Home for Winter & BasementFinishing
PRACTICAL IDEAS FOR BASEMENT FINISHING & REMODELING
Join Julie Liska, of Liska Architects, to learn how to best use the unfinished basement space in your home to maximize your living and storage space potential. Her presentation will include related building codes, structural and heating/cooling issues for new basement space, water infiltration management as well as considerations for bungalow aesthetics when altering the footprint of your home.
Tuesday, November 1 6-7:30pm Jefferson Park Public Library 5363 W Lawrence Ave
Wednesday, November 16 6-7:30pm
Beverly Public Library
1962 W 95th St
WINTER IS COMING: WEATHERIZEYOUR VINTAGE ABODE
Craving some savings? Join Tom McElherne of DNR Construction to learn how to strategically insulate and air seal your home in order to increase the comfort of your home and save money on your utility costs.
HCBA will give an update on their Energy Savers Grant now eligible to owners of all bungalows and vintage homes.
Wednesday, November 9
Wrightwood-Ashburn Public Library
8530 S Kedzie Ave
HCBA's wide variety of popular seminars and workshops are designed to help owners of any Chicago home - whether you're a home repair expert or rehab rookie - preserve and improve the beauty, sustainability and value of your home.
RSVP is required to reserve a seat. All seminars are open to the public and free of charge.
HCBA's Seminars are generously funded by the City of Chicago and the
Richard H. Driehaus Foundation.
This season is co-sponsored by Peoples Gas and ComEd.