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BASIC FURNITURE REPAIR - Better than a Sugar Packet

Rebuilding Exchange

Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (CDT)

BASIC FURNITURE REPAIR - Better than a Sugar Packet

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Is your table rocking, without any music?  Don't stick a sugar packet under the leg, come learn how to make that leg stay in place!  Michael Pendleton of MP Custom Made will lead a workshop showing how to make simple and easy repairs to common furniture problems.  We will learn how to tighten up tables and chairs, loosen sticky drawers and adjust cabinet doors, using primarily hand tools.  We will also discuss common problems and ways to improve existing pieces. 

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Please review all details below, including the cancellation policies, before committing to a workshop. 

 

Rebuilding Exchange is a 501c3 non-profit and our mission is to create a market for reclaimed building materials. We do this by diverting materials from landfills and making them accessible for reuse through our retail warehouse, by promoting sustainable deconstruction practices, by providing education and job training programs, and by creating innovative models for sustainable reuse. 

 

OUR ADDRESS:  1740 W Webster Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614

 

PARKING:  Free parking is available in our parking lot in designated RX parking spots between 9am and 6pm on weekdays. On evenings after 6pm and on weekends, you are welcome to park anywhere in our lot. There is also street parking in front of the building on Webster. 

 

PUBLIC TRANSIT:  Rebuilding Exchange is accessible by CTA bus and train, as well as by the Metra.  For more information or to plan your trip, visit http://www.transitchicago.com.

 

LATE-ARRIVAL POLICY:  Please arrive to your workshop on time. If you arrive more than 30 minutes late, you will only be allowed to observe the remainder of the workshop. If you arrive more than an hour late, the instructor can choose if he or she wants you to observe the workshop. This is to ensure your own safety and the safety of the other participants. 

 

WORKSHOP CANCELLATIONS:  Class or workshop fees are refundable for all classes or workshops if a student emails workshops@rebuildingexchange.org 12 hours before the start of a one-time class or workshop. Participants must email workshops@rebuildingexchange.org 48 hours before the start of a 4-week series workshop. If a participant must drop a class or workshop after the deadline, no credit will be given, except for documented medical reasons with a physician's note. (The paperwork must be to us within the week of the class that you miss.) If for any reason Rebuilding Exchange needs to cancel a class or workshop, you will be notified and refunded. 

 

For more information, email workshops@rebuildingexchange.org or call the warehouse at (773) 252-2234.

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ReBuilding Exchange
1740 W Webster Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (CDT)


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Rebuilding Exchange

Our mission is to create a market for reclaimed building materials. We do this by diverting materials from landfills and making them accessible for reuse through our retail warehouse, by promoting sustainable deconstruction practices, by providing education and job training programs, and by creating innovative models for sustainable reuse.

Please note our new location! 1740 W Webster Ave., Chicago IL



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