2013 Wisconsin Rapids Home Show Flyer|
Show Dates & Times:
Saturday, March 23 – 10am to 5pm
Sunday, March 24 – 10am to 4pm
Give Blood Receive a FREE Ticket
Give blood on Saturday, March 23 and receive a free ticket for the Home Show. Call the Blood Center at 715.387.4990 to make an appointment.
2013 Wisconsin Rapids Home Show Seminar
Saturday, March 23th
10:30 am - Smart Thermostats and Energy Savings
Presented by: Andy Shilt, EP Sales, Inc.
Heating and cooling account for 50-70% of home energy usage. Come see how smart thermostats utilize smart phone apps and advanced technology to save you money!
Noon - Home Organization
Presented by: Renee’ Vandeberg, Advanced Home Staging & Organization
Want to add usable space within your closets, pantry or home office without the mess and cost of major reconstruction? Elizabeth St. Myers of thirty-one and Renee’ Vandeberg of Advanced Home Staging & Organization partner together to bring you the latest, greatest organization projects along with the expert design.
1:00 pm - How To “Build Out” Common Performance Problems In New Residential Construction
Presented by: Kevin Hogan, Focus On Energy
Attendees will learn the process and value of Focus on Energy’s New Homes Program. With over 17,000 certified homes as verifiable proof, they know how to get it right to beat Wisconsin’s extreme weather.
2:15 pm - Fire Safety For The Home
Presenters: Rodney Kofler & Todd Ashbeck, Safe & Secure Fire Protection, LLC
A presentation of facts relating to home fire safety and a demonstration of advanced warning equipment for the home.
3:45 pm - Geothermal 101
Presented by: Rich Mead, Rapids Sheet Metal Works
Learn more about Geothermal heating and cooling systems and if they are right for your home. We will compare different fuel and heating options.
Sunday, March 24th
10:30 am - Butterfly Gardening
Presented by: Dorothy Legler, Southern Wisconsin Butterfly Association
How to attract butterflies to your yard! The presenter, a Master Gardener and avid butterfly watcher, will show photos of our beautiful butterflies, discuss their needs, and show the best nectar plants and food plants they utilize.
Noon - Green Tips
Presented by: Bruce Mohns, Spring Green
Healthy lawn tips- water and cutting tips.
1:00 pm - Indoor Air Pollution
Presented by: Kate Carlson, Wood County Environmental Health Dept.
Are you creating indoor air pollution? Learn how to control the air quality in your home.
2:00 pm - Basement Leaking: Causes and Cures
Presented by: Jim Chase, Sure-Dry Basement Systems, Inc.
Find out the science behind why basements leak and how to repair them.
3:00 pm - Square Foot Gardening
Presented by: Teri Lessig, Horticulture Educator UW-Extension Wood County
Growing vegetables in a small space is not only possible; it is easy for anyone regardless of physical ability or knowledge. Learn about this adaptable method of gardening and start planning for spring!
Exhibitors, to register for the 2013 Home Show, please choose one of the following options:
Register & Pay via Mail (inlcudes option to print contract rules & regulations)
Register & Pay Online (includes option to print contract rules & regulations)