Class Overview

Home Remodeling 101 | Seattle Central College - Continuing EducationAre you planning a home remodeling project, or dreaming about a new kitchen, but you’re not sure where to start?

Receive guidance from an expert and learn how to start and manage your remodeling project.

During these workshops, we’ll discuss:

  • How to establish a budget
  • How to create specifications for your remodel
  • Bid procurement
  • Contractor selection
  • Basic house construction and remodeling do’s and don’ts
  • How to choose the right cabinets for the kitchen and bathroom
  • Style and design decisions
  • Installation considerations

In addition to focusing on kitchens and bathrooms, we’ll also cover the basics of remodeling bedrooms, basements, and more.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to create specifications
  • Get tips on identifying project timelines and budgets
  • Discover the basics of construction and remodeling best practices
  • Be prepared to effectively communicate about bids, goals, and more with professional contractors
  • Learn how to select the right fixtures for the space
  • Determine which jobs you can tackle yourself, and which are best suited for a professional

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Home owners who are considering a home remodel project
  • Anyone who would like a better understanding of how homes are built

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6585
  • Instructor: Peter Marx
  • When: 2 Tuesdays | 11/7/17 - 11/14/17 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 4
  • Where: Broadway Edison Building - Room 1139B | 1701 Broadway, Seattle WA 98122
  • Fee: $85
  • Additional Notes: A $10 materials fee is included with the tuition.