Old House Expo 2017
Keynote Speaker: 10:00 am – Tamara Day & Ward Schraeder. Kansas City Native Tamara Day, owner of Growing Days and the star of Bargain Mansions on the DIY Network, is a purveyor of glamorous and cozy. Tamara and her crew restore neglected large homes that others are too scared to take on – bringing big beauties back to life so that new owners can move in and love them again.
11am-11:50am: Old House Challenges and Opportunities. Presenter: Jonas of Jonas Brothers, Inc. – Is owning a historic home the right choice for you? Jonas describes the many rewards but also lays out the challenges in this lively presentation.
12pm-12:50pm: Lunch Break
Lunch Discussion with Tamara Day (in Grand Hall)
Touch of Distinction (in Education Room)
1pm-1:50pm: What the Average Homeowner Can Do to Make
Their Home More Comfortable Presenter: Mike O’Connell of The Hayes Company – Energy efficiency in older homes, Learn several ways the average homeowner can do for very little money to make their home more comfortable.
2pm-2:50pm: Historic Chimney & Fireplace Restoration/Ginger Rogers House Restoration. Presenter: Marge Padgitt of Heathmasters Inc., – Find out what you need to know about historic chimney and fireplace restoration options including flue liner repair and replacement, smoke
chambers, fireplaces, and exterior masonry.
3pm-3:50pm: Window Restoration an EZ-3 Choice Presenter: Scott Bush of Old Time Window Repair and Restoration – Learn about historic window repair and sustainability.
4pm-4:50pm: In-Home Plaster Repair and Demonstration. Presenter: Plasterkraft and Mural Masters, LLC – The experts at Plasterkraft and Mural Masters take you step by step through
plaster repair in your home, why degradation happens, and what to do about it.
Tickets available now or at the Door for our third annual Old House Expo on February 4th, 2017 at the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall!