Home Maintenance Classes

Classes held at Blue Valley Recreation Center
6545 West 151st Street, Overland Park, KS 66223

MAINTAINING YOUR HOME
ADULT
ONE 2 HOUR CLASS
$29

Protect your most valuable investment, your home! Why is it that when we buy a house, our most valuable investment, we’re left on our own to figure it out? Where’s the maintenance schedule and where is our instruction book? (INFORMATIONAL – NOT A TOOL IN HAND WORKSHOP)

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

 

BASIC HOME REPAIR
ADULT
ONE 6 HOUR CLASS
$129

A few hours are all it takes to master basic home repair through guided demonstration and hands-on activities. In this tool-in-hand workshop, you’ll come away with a better understanding of how your home works and the confidence to complete many of your own repairs and a stronger capability to manage outside help if you need it.

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

 

BEGINNING ELECTRICAL
ADULT
ONE 3 HOUR CLASS
$79

Electrical work can be a little intimidating. We get that. But it doesn’t have to be if you know the basic principles behind some simple electrical upgrades. We’ll shed some light on updating fixtures, switches or outlets with some old-fashioned, hands-on practice.

Deadline: 1 week prior to start date
MIN: 6 MAX: 18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER


CABINET RENEWAL
ADULT
ONE 3 HOUR CLASS
$79

Do your cabinets look dingy or dated, but are otherwise in okay condition? Instead of replacing your existing cabinets, consider updating them. In this hands-on workshop, we’ll take you through the steps to renew your original finish and to create an entirely new look by painting them.

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

22570. . . . . . . . 9:00 am. . . . . . . .4/6 . . . . . . . . .Sat

       

UNDERSTANDING YOUR TOILET
ADULT
ONE 3 HOUR CLASS
$79

Your toilet is never more important than when it’s not working. But when it comes down to it, the design of a toilet stool is pretty simple. In this hands-on workshop, we help you be the boss of your bathroom with a few basic tips and tricks that let you take action when something goes wrong.

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

22567. . . . . . . . 9:00 am. . . . . . . .5/4 . . . . . . . . .Sat


POPCORN CEILINGS
ADULT
ONE 2 HOUR CLASS
$69

Popcorn is a wonderful thing, but not on your ceiling! In this hands-on workshop, we teach you to update your home by removing popcorn ceilings.

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

22566. . . . . . . . 9:00 am. . . . . . . .4/20 . . . . . . . .Sat



TILING 101
ADULT
ONE 6 HOUR CLASS
$129

Laying tile may seem like a job best le" to the pros, but with a little practice, this is a job that homeowners can tackle. We break the project into manageable steps and by the end of the workshop; you’ll be ready to start a tiling project in your own home!

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER



INSTALLING A FAUCET
ADULT
ONE 3 HOUR CLASS
$79

Are you ready to change out your old, dated faucet with a new one that is both fresh and contemporary? In this workshop, we’ll take you through the steps to removing an old faucet and replacing it with a new one.

DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE  MIN: 6   MAX:18
LOCATION: BLUE VALLEY RECREATION CENTER

22572. . . . . . . . 9:00 am. . . . . . . .5/18 . . . . . . . .Sat