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Arlington Public Schools Adult Education

Understanding Your Home: How to Spot, Correct & Avoid Defects & Keep Everything Running

Dates:September 26, 2018
Meets:7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location:Career Ctr. 112
Instructor:Lester Jackson
Course Fee (Basic)Arl. Res.$ 49.00
Course Fee (Alternate)Arl. Sr.$ 39.00
Course Fee (Alternate)Non-Res.$ 59.00
Mandatory FeeMaterial Fee$ 0.00

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Course Description

Anyone who wants to buy or sell or maintain a home can benefit from this class. Dozens of money-saving tips on how to identify structural, mechanical and cosmetic defects in both older and new homes will be presented. The course will provide a basic understanding of how everything in your house works, when to repair or replace and how to go about finding reliable services. Students will also review construction materials, trade practices and environmental issues, including indoor air pollutants such as mold, radon and allergens.