The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta ToolBank, Atlanta Land Trust, and House Proud Atlanta have partnered to bring you the Fix That! Home Repair Series, an 8-part series of free online workshops focused on helping you make simple repairs in your home, save money, and making you safer and more secure in your home. Each workshop provides an overview of the topic and a chance to ask questions live with an expert.

The Fix That! Home Repair Series is part of the Partnership’s 2020 Home Empower Workshop Series, sponsored by Wells Fargo and Bank of America.

Start a Toolbox and Tool Use Basics

Join us for our first workshop in the series as we show you how to start your own toolbox and provide basic tips for tool usage from CJ Clark, Facility and Training Manager for the Atlanta ToolBank.

DATE:  Wednesday, September 9, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Drywall Repair

The second workshop in the series features instruction on making basic drywall repairs around your home. Your instructor will be CJ Clark, Facility and Training Manager for the Atlanta ToolBank.

DATE:  Wednesday, September 23, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Toilets 101

During the third workshop in the series, you’ll learn more about your toilet, how to unclog anything, and even more great plumbing tips. Chat with an expert from Heads Plumbing to get answers to all your plumbing questions.

Twenty of our guests will be entered to win a FREE gift bucket full of your cleaning and plumbing favorites! You must register and be present to win. Details on how to receive the toolbox will be provided after the workshop.

DATE:  Wednesday, October 14, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Water Safety & Conversation

Join us for our fourth workshop where you will learn how to keep water away from your home and tips and tricks to conserve the water you use. An expert will be on hand to answer all your questions.

DATE:  Wednesday, October 28, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Electrical Safety

Join us for the fifth workshop in our series and you’ll learn best practices for electrical safety around the home and get all your questions answered by our expert electrician.

DATE:  Wednesday, November 4, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Preventive Home Safety

During our sixth workshop, you will learn how to implement a variety of preventive home safety measures. Covered topics will include proper use of fire extinguishers, carbon monoxide and smoke detectors, and more. Have a chance to chat with an expert from safety product manufacturer Kiddie.

DATE:  Wednesday, November 18, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Basics of HVAC

Join us for the seventh workshop to learn the basics about your heating and air conditioning system. Have a chance to chat with an expert and get all your questions answered!

DATE:  Wednesday, December 2, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

Winterizing Your Home

It’s getting cold outside! Join us for our final workshop and learn how to weatherproof your home and practice proper heater safety. Have a chance to chat with an expert!

DATE:  Wednesday, December 16, 2020
TIME:  6:00pm – 6:45pm
COST:  FREE

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