At Rebuilding Together OKC, we believe inside everyone lies a handy person just waiting to D.I.Y their heart out!

That’s why we’ve started a workshop series: “R.I.Y: Rebuild it Yourself”!

Throughout the year, we’ll have three workshops, all focused on helping your handy side shine! Check out da’ deets!

Workshop 1: “Drills + Drywall”, March 10th @ West Elm

Come learn how to hang that thing you bought a year ago!

First Class: 11-1215

Second Class: 130-245

What you will learn in this class:
  • Different kinds of drill bits and how to change them out in your drill
  • How to use a drill
  • How to pick the right nail/screw for the item you’re hanging
  • How to install anchors for heavier items
  • How to hang a gallery wall
  • How to repair drywall

We’ve paired up with West Elm to add a little style to our class! This class will be taught by West Elm‘s very own installation service guru, Matt Flick, and the Rebuilding Together OKC team.

• Workshop 2: “Carpentry FUNdamentals”, June 9th @ Home Depot

Learn how to make your house look like the Property Brothers remodeled it!

What you will learn in this class:

  • How to install crown molding, baseboards, and door trim
  • How to measure and mark trim and baseboards
  • How to cut trim and baseboards (straight and angled cuts)
  • How to use a Miter Saw, Circ Saw, and Jig Saw
  • How to use a brad nailer ( nail gun for molding)
This class will be taught by the Rebuilding Together OKC, and Home Depot Staff.

It’s a hands-on event with plenty of instructors to show you the ropes! Ready to R.I.Y.?!

Buy tickets for Workshop 2 & 3 and get both for $40 ($5 discount) + a Rebuilding Together T-shirt!

• Workshop 3:  “She Builds OKC”  Workshop, TBD!, August 19th

 

Questions? Reach out via contact@rebuildingtogetherokc.org or 405.607.0464! #RIY