Knowing Your Home Virtual Educational Series

Your home is your most important investment.  There’s no better time than now to take proper care of it, and LakewoodAlive is here to help you every step of the way. To view the workshops, please scroll down this page.

Knowing Your Home Virtual Educational Series is focused on sustainability and home maintenance best practices empowering homeowners to tackle necessary repairs and improvements.  This series is designed to benefit a wide range of residents: 

  • Those considering a home DIY project
  • Those planning to hire a contractor
  • Those simply interested in better understanding how their home works

The 2021 edition of this popular home maintenance program features a collection of 14 workshops taking place from April through November led by experts within the industry.  These workshops will cover a wide range of topics designed to educate residents regarding improvements and best practices for their homes. The schedule for this year’s series is truly focused on working to bring century homes into contemporary times while working to preserve the amazing and historic aspects that makes them so special. The best part?  Each workshop is hosted in a live, virtual format that is open to the public and free to attend. 

LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Woodwork     LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Flooring Options     LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home

To reserve your free spot click “Register Here” on the schedule below or call 216-521-0655 (EXTN 3).

TopicDate (Time)Registration
Creating a Sound Investment: Planning Your Major Repairs 
Thurs, April 15
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Watch the video here 
Container Gardening Sat, April 17
(10 – 11:30 am)
Watch the video here
Safe At HomeThurs, May 6
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Watch the video here
Porches & Patios – Making the Most of Your Outdoor SpaceSat, May 15
(10 – 11:30 am)
Register Here
Window, Wall & Door Molding for Older Homes 
Thurs, June 3
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Register Here
How to Contract a RepairThurs, June 17
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Register Here
Home MaintenanceThurs, July 15
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Lead Safety In Older HomesThurs, August 5
(7 -8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Interior Painting Best PracticesThurs, September 9
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Electrical 101
Thurs, September 16
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Home InsulationThurs, October 7
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Flooring OptionsSat, October 16
(10 – 11:30 am)
Coming Soon
Plumbing 101Thurs, October 21
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Window & Door RepairThurs, November 4
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon

 

View recaps from past “Knowing Your Home” workshops LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Solar 101

Now in its eighth year, LakewoodAlive’s “Knowing Your Home” series draws hundreds of attendees annually.  Our workshop series is generously supported by: City of Lakewood, Cleveland Lumber Company and First Federal Lakewood and Lakewood Public Library.

Please consider making a donation to LakewoodAlive to support this workshop series along with the other programs offered through the organization that helps us to accomplish our mission of fostering and sustaining vibrant neighborhoods. We appreciate your support.

Knowing Your Home Virtual Educational Series

Your home is your most important investment.  There’s no better time than now to take proper care of it, and LakewoodAlive is here to help you every step of the way. To view the workshops, please scroll down this page.

Knowing Your Home Virtual Educational Series is focused on sustainability and home maintenance best practices empowering homeowners to tackle necessary repairs and improvements.  This series is designed to benefit a wide range of residents: 

  • Those considering a home DIY project
  • Those planning to hire a contractor
  • Those simply interested in better understanding how their home works

The 2021 edition of this popular home maintenance program features a collection of 14 workshops taking place from April through November led by experts within the industry.  These workshops will cover a wide range of topics designed to educate residents regarding improvements and best practices for their homes. The schedule for this year’s series is truly focused on working to bring century homes into contemporary times while working to preserve the amazing and historic aspects that makes them so special. The best part?  Each workshop is hosted in a live, virtual format that is open to the public and free to attend. 

LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Woodwork     LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Flooring Options     LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home

To reserve your free spot click “Register Here” on the schedule below or call 216-521-0655 (EXTN 3).

TopicDate (Time)Registration
Creating a Sound Investment: Planning Your Major Repairs 
Thurs, April 15
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Watch the video here 
Container Gardening Sat, April 17
(10 – 11:30 am)
Watch the video here
Safe At HomeThurs, May 6
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Register Here
Porches & Patios – Making the Most of Your Outdoor SpaceSat, May 15
(10 – 11:30 am)
Register Here
Window, Wall & Door Molding for Older Homes 
Thurs, June 3
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Register Here
How to Contract a RepairThurs, June 17
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Register Here
Home MaintenanceThurs, July 15
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Lead Safety In Older HomesThurs, August 5
(7 -8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Interior Painting Best PracticesThurs, September 9
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Electrical 101
Thurs, September 16
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Home InsulationThurs, October 7
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Flooring OptionsSat, October 16
(10 – 11:30 am)
Coming Soon
Plumbing 101Thurs, October 21
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
Window & Door RepairThurs, November 4
(7 – 8:30 pm)
Coming Soon
   

 

View recaps from past “Knowing Your Home” workshops LakewoodAlive Knowing Your Home Solar 101

Now in its eighth year, LakewoodAlive’s “Knowing Your Home” series draws hundreds of attendees annually.  Our workshop series is generously supported by: City of Lakewood, Cleveland Lumber Company and First Federal Lakewood and Lakewood Public Library.

Please consider making a donation to LakewoodAlive to support this workshop series along with the other programs offered through the organization that helps us to accomplish our mission of fostering and sustaining vibrant neighborhoods. We appreciate your support.