Buildaid and SA Garden and Home are presenting 10 workshops in Jo’burg, teaching homeowners what to plan for, what to expect, and how to budget for a home building project
In a series of workshops presented by Buildaid and SA Garden and Home, you can get updated on all the vital decisions that need to be made when embarking on a building project. With an emphasis on up-front planning and budgeting, our series of workshops allow you to interact with specialists, so you can make great informed decisions.
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Workshop dates and themes:
Workshop 1 – Get structured (06 May)
We focus on key areas in a structure which include brickwork and roofing materials.
Workshop 2 – Be comfortable (27 May)
Specialists present and discuss various insulating products and systems along with how they fit into the planning of a home.
Workshop 3 – Be transparent (24 June)
We discuss the different types of windows and doors available in the market, as well as how the glass that’s put into these windows can change the dynamics dramatically. BOOK HERE.
Workshop 4 – Get detailed (15 July)
Specialist presenters look at examples of finishing elements, including boards and mouldings. BOOK HERE.
Workshop 5 – Get wet (19 August)
We discuss various bathroom products from an aesthetic, technical, installation, planning and pricing point of view.
Workshop 6 – In touch (09 September)
An automatic home is no longer in the realm of sci-fi, it’s available and can make life easier, enjoyable and also more secure. Security is one aspect of home automation that is also covered in the workshop.
Workshop 7 – Get cooking (30 September)
Specialists present some of the elements and activities that go into a kitchen along with planning, aesthetics and pricing. Our kitchen specialist will also discuss cupboards in the home.
Workshop 8 – Warm up (21 October)
We present various systems to heat water, while also considering installation costs and energy saving.
Workshop 9 – Be inside (18 November)
Walls and floors make up the biggest areas in a home and which is why we dedicate a workshop to planning, choosing the right product, pricing and application thereof.
Workshop 10 – Go green (02 December)
The term green can refer to many applications, designs and installations and this workshop looks at a few common installations used in homes.
*R150 per person; this includes light refreshments, a goodie bag and a home-planning guide.
Workshops take place at the Indaba Hotel, Spa & Conference Centre, Jo’burg from 08h30-12h00.