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HOME:713 Do-It-Yourself Ceramic Tiling06/28-06/28  

Come learn how to repair, re-grout or install new ceramic tile and grout on floors and walls in your home. Distinguish between the different sizes of tile and why each are used in certain places. You'll learn how to design, layout, prepare, cut and install ceramic tile and grout. See the tools you'll need and watch a demonstration of how and why to use them. Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60702
  • Meeting Dates= 06/28-06/28
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science West Bldg 106
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Drywalling08/02-08/02  

Our experienced handyperson will show you how to measure, cut, and hang drywall. You'll learn how to prep the room prior to installing the 2x4 framing, including proper layout. Instruction will include cut-to-size with minimal drywall seams and cut out for electric boxes. Also learn how to apply seam tape (both paper tape and self-stick mesh tape) and mud (joint compound). If you have a drywall project in your future, get to this class before getting started. Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60705
  • Meeting Dates= 08/02-08/02
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 154
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Electrical Fixes07/26-07/26  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. We'll talk about electricity and safety, most people's #1 concern. If you need a new light fixture, wall switch or outlet, this class will guide you. We'll talk about other small electrical problems and the difference between aluminum and copper wiring and how to work with both. We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's safer NOT-to. You won't need to fear performing your own simple DIY electrical repairs or have to pay someone else do it for you after this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60703
  • Meeting Dates= 07/26-07/26
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 154
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Simple Plumbing Repairs for Kitchens & Bathrooms07/19-07/19  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. If your toilet runs, your drains are slow or you need a new faucet, this course is for you! We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's better NOT-to. We'll cover common kitchen and bathroom plumbing problems that you can fix yourself, once you know how to do it! Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60704
  • Meeting Dates= 07/19-07/19
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 154
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 25.00
Call
314-984-7777