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Wednesday, August 24, 2011
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Energy efficiency DIY workshops

Inspired by the PNC SmartHome, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History (as part of its Climate Change exhibit) is running a series of sustainable home improvement workshops this summer. Home Depot stores will be conducting demonstrations of do-it-yourself home and garden improvements in the Museum lobby. There will also be a Home Depot representative set up by the Little Builders exhibit with kits for Kids.

The planned topics are as follows:

  • June 15 - raised bed gardens
  • June 22 - composting
  • June 29 - rain barrels and rain gardens
  • July 6 - raised bed gardens
  • July 13 - CFL, LED and ECO lighting
  • July 20 - composite decking benefits
  • July 27 - plumbing products
  • August 3 - blown in insulation
  • August 10 - CFL, LED and ECO friendly light fixtures
  • August 17 - vinyl window replacement
  • August 24 - programmable thermostats
  • August 31 - fall planting
Inspired by the PNC SmartHome, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History (as part of its Climate Change exhibit) is running a series of sustainable home improvement workshops this summer. Home Depot stores will be conducting demonstrations of do-it-yourself home and garden improvements in the Museum lobby. There will also be a Home Depot representative set up by the Little Builders exhibit with kits for Kids. The planned topics are as follows:
  • June 15 - raised bed gardens
  • June 22 - composting
  • June 29 - rain barrels and rain gardens
  • July 6 - raised bed gardens
  • July 13 - CFL, LED and ECO lighting
  • July 20 - composite decking benefits
  • July 27 - plumbing products
  • August 3 - blown in insulation
  • August 10 - CFL, LED and ECO friendly light fixtures
  • August 17 - vinyl window replacement
  • August 24 - programmable thermostats
  • August 31 - fall planting

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