Portland House & Outdoor Living Show

April 6-8, 2018 — OREGON CONVENTION CENTER, HALL C

Seminars

REQUEST EXHIBITOR INFO

We are adding to our list of presenters regularly. Please check back often for updates on the latest home improvement experts who will be contributing their expertise.

Quick & Elegant "Kitchen Makeovers"
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Dan Lappin - Granite Transformations

"Remodeling your Kitchen" can add great value to your home both in terms of enjoyment and investment. It can also be very messy, time consuming and Frustrating. "What's the difference and the trade offs of each"? A Full "Kitchen Makeover" can in most instances give you that same value with minimal demolition in about a week. In this Seminar you will learn about the value of a "Full Kitchen Makeover", Techniques to achieve it without a time consuming mess, and questions to ask yourself to determine whether a "Full Remodel" or a "Full Make-over" is the best solution for you.


REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Going Ductless
TBA
PRESENTED BY: The Heat Pump Store

Ductless heat pumps (aka mini-splits) are one of the most energy efficient ways to heat and cool your space. Learn from the pros how to select the right equipment for your project and do the majority of the install yourself!

REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Identifying Water Intrusion Issues
TBA
PRESENTED BY: John Lombardi - John's Waterproofing Company

John will explain in this class why basements and crawlspaces leak, as well as why water intrusion is a major health concern. During this seminar John will discuss current building codes and practices that are making your home less healthy and could also be causing severe damage to your homes foundation and structure.

REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Epoxy Concrete Coatings
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Kris Brown - R.J. Ramos Construction & Electrical Co.

Learn how to increase your home value and add style to your concrete surfaces by with the application of decorative epoxy concrete coatings.

REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

DIY- Asbestos & Lead Testing at Your Home
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Bill Kruse - RJ Ramos Construction and Electrical Co./ Fresh Coat Painting Of Portland

Easy steps you can take to better understand your homes safety and environment.

REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Protecting Your Investment: Tips on Maintaining Your HVAC System
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Deborah Schulze-Bloom & Athen Ashby - Pyramid Heating and Cooling

Discover the most effective ways to extend the life of your system and avoid issues along the way. From preventative maintenance to troubleshooting tips that will save you a bundle on energy/repair costs, the experts at Pyramid will share their best practices in keeping your system running smooth all year long!

REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Befriend Bees in Need
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Brian Lacy - Urban Bees and Gardens

Discover how to help a variety of pollinators thrive. Understand distinct nest examples, food and habitat needed by a variety of pollinators. Will introduce how to start and maintain pollinator populations. Tips on overcoming fears of pollinators and how to address stings. Will introduce activities for youth and our neighbor–to-neighbor outreach guide. Attend to get in on the 10% off code too!


REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR

Gardening for People AND Pollinators
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Brian Lacy - Urban Bees and Gardens

Learn how to make peace with pollinators create gardens that you and they will love. We’ll cover food crops as well as ornamentals, simple habitat and watering best practices that save and nourish pollinators. Soil building and season lengthening tips for bees, toxin alternatives and more. Handouts and online resources. Attend to get in on the 10% off code too!


REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR