Capitol Hill Restoration Society

House Expo 2016

Posted on October 14th, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

On Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., CHRS held a free House Expo at the Eastern Market North Hall, featuring over 30 home service exhibitors.  photos

A note from Ruth DeHart at Renewal by Andersen:

“It was our good fortune to have exhibited at last Sunday’s CHRS House Expo at Eastern Market.  We had a very successful day at the Expo.   We were impressed with the number of attendees who visited the booth, the set up, and especially the interest your staff showed us during the show at Eastern Market.  It was a perfect venue… We had several emails and phone calls from Expo participants interested in our work in historically significant homes.  …  Please extend our thanks to all. ”

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Exhibitors:

Abay Iron Works      Amalgamated Bank      American Home Shield    AP Interiors

Connor’s Pest Control     GL Barnhart Construction     DC Fire & EMS Department     DCRA

DOEE     Merlino Construction     Merrifield Garden Center     N&M House Detectives

Renewal by Andersen     Solar Energy World     Southern Sky Electric     Wagner Roofing

Presentations:

11:00 It’s A Small Small WorldLandscaping the Townhouse Garden – Renatta Holt of Merrifield Garden Center

11:30 Here Comes the SunSolar Energy for Your Home – Patrick O’Brien of Solar Energy World  

12:00 Up on the RoofMaintaining Your Home’s Hood – Dean Jagusch of Wagner Roofing Company

12:30 It’s My PartyCommon Mistakes by Do-it-Yourselfers – Mark Merlino of Merlino Construction Group

1:00 Material GirlTraditional & Modern Building Materials – Gary Barnhart of GLBarnhart Construction

1:30 Help – The DCRA Permitting Process – Jill Byrd of the DC Dept. of Consumer & Regulatory Affairs

2:00 Light My FireFire Prevention in Older Homes – Tony Falwell of the DC Fire Department

2:30 Stormy WeatherWindow Replacement in an Historic District – Ruth de Hart of Andersen Windows