Home Repair Resource Center offers workshops that focus on the special needs of seniors:

HOME MAINTENANCE FOR SENIORS:

Classes will help seniors become more knowledgeable about their homes and better prepared to carry out needed maintenance and/or make their homes more sustainable. All classes will be held from 11 am to 12:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) at Home Repair Resource Center, 2520 Noble Road, Cleveland Heights.

Old Windows: Repair or Replace?

Wednesday, June 24th

If you’re considering replacement windows, come and learn why keeping your original windows might be a better choice.

Living Large by Living Small

Wednesday, July 8th

An alternative to downsizing can be de-cluttering, to free up space and make your life easier.

Contracting Repairs

Wednesday, July 22nd

Learn how to work with contractors. We’ll talk about how to get estimates for home repairs, choose the one that provides the most benefit for the cost, manage the repair process, and make sure the work has been done correctly before releasing your funds.

Free. Reservations are required; call HRRC’s Senior Repair Specialist Wesley Walker at (216) 381-6100, ext. 22 or email wwalker@hrrc-ch.org. 90-minute in-home repair consultations are also available to residents of Cleveland Heights, University Heights, and South Euclid for $25. (Also available in certain other communities; call for details.)