We are offering our workshops at technical education centers around Vermont. Please check this list to find the skillshop offering nearest you. Each skillshop can accommodate 15-20 participants. Please note that some skillshops are Full Day events, while others are Half Day events.
Our skillshop schedule is currently unavailable. Please contact us for more information.
Currently, our scheduled skillshops do not require registration. Participants are welcome to join us free of charge at any of the scheduled skillshops without registering ahead of time.
The skillshop covers several topics:
- Attic Air-Sealing & Insulation: Techniques for sealing air leaks and insulating in the attic. Tools used: caulk guns, foam guns, shears, measuring tape, knife, insulation machine. Materials used: caulk, single-part spray foam, attic hatches, flashing, cellulose insulation, other insulation techniques.
- Windows & Doors: Techniques for finding air leaks and sealing drafty windows and doors. Tools used: caulking guns, screw drivers, hack saw, measuring tape, knife. Materials used: caulk, weatherstripping, door sweeps, sash locks, window sealing kits.
- Basement Air-Sealing & Insulation: Techniques for finding air leaks and moisture issues in basements,insulating sills and sealing ducts. Tools used: caulking guns, screw drivers, hack saw, measuring tape, knife. Materials used: caulk, single-part spray foam, rigid foam insulation, other insulation techniques.
"It was a wonderful day and I am so happy that I took the time, spent the money and participated in a very valuable workshop. It met my expectations!"
J.S., from the Thetford Center skillhop, Fall 2011