Join us for our series of informational workshops June, July and August. The workshops are free or low-cost, but an RSVP is required. To RSVP or for questions, call or e-mail Elena Velkov (elena@seconduse.com, 206-763-6929 x13). When you RSVP, please include the name, phone and e-mail of all attendees.

June 19 – Hanging Doors

Free
1-3 p.m.
Installing salvaged doors can add character and function to any home, but it can also be a tricky task. Pacific Iron’s Building Materials will lead this workshop, giving participants the tools, tips and resources needed to successfully install interior and exterior doors. Instruction will cover shopping for the right door, installing a door into an existing jamb, and installing a pre-hung door.

July 17 – Plumbing

Free
1-3 p.m.
Whether it is a unique vintage faucet or a brand new model, plumbing fixtures and projects can be daunting for any homeowner. This workshop will help participants shop for fixtures, understand code requirements, and replace parts. The Environmental Coalition of South Seattle will join to talk about conservation and environmental responsibility.

Aug. 21 – Installing Cabinets

$10/person
12 – 3 p.m.

Salvaged cabinets are one of the fastest-selling items at Second Use. This workshop will help take the intimidation out of your kitchen remodel. Learn about the rewards and challenges of salvaged cabinets and help make the installation process straightforward. In this workshop, you will get practical information about the parts of a cabinet, different kinds of cabinets, and what is the best fit for your project.