The Northern Home Show Seminars

Home Show Seminars

Free seminars for visitors to the Northern Home Show

Attend our FREE seminars designed to help and inform you about all aspects of home improvement, self-build and renovation. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Learning how to “Do it Yourself in the home”

FRI 11 am – Simon Bessell, The DIY School

This will appeal to men and women who want a much-improved understanding of how to fix common DIY faults and problems around the home. Simon Bessell is a regular contributor to BBC Radio Manchester.

Is clutter cramping your style?

 

FRI 11:35 am – Amanda Manson, Orderly Office and Home

Organising hints and tips focused on recognising when and how clutter can impact on the home, how to deal with it and tips to avoid it occurring again.

How external influences in the world affect how we use and decorate our space

 

FRI 12:10 pm Chris Read, Dulux Designer

Using the Dulux Colour Futures for 2014, Chris will share the latest interior trends and colour palettes showing 5 predictions for the year.

Shoot the cowboy and choose the right builder

 

FRI 12:45 pm – Alexander Thompson, Building Doctors

This talk provides tips for the novice self-builder to get better organised. We cover topics on managing the builder, useful contracts and How to check site work. Measure Twice, Cut Once, Build with confidence, Avoid the cowboy.

Living open-plan. How to make the most of your open space interior

 

FRI 1:20 pm – Hannah Barnes, Hannah Barnes Designs

This seminar will help visitors plan their open-plan spaces, focusing on how to plan furniture and kitchen layouts, lighting schemes and pulling a look together for a multi-use family space.

The simple 5 step formula to making more money from your investment property

 

FRI 1:55 pm – Roy Inman, Sure Move Lettings

Sure Move Lettings are specialist letting and property management agents based in Rochdale North Manchester. We offer several services from advertise only, tenant find/let only to full property management.

Lime renders, plasters and surface finishes

 

FRI 2.30pm – Ian Womersley, Womersleys

Choosing the right lime render and plasters, natural and historic paints, natural insulation and builders tools for your eco-building and historic building repairs is not an easy choice.

Working towards a sustainable water solution

 

FRI 3:05pm – RainWaterHarvesting.com

This seminar explains how rainwater can be collected from the roof, then re-used for toilets,washing machines and outside use. This can provide substantial savings on water bills, as well as making your home more sustainable.

The art of good landscape planning to maximise your perfect home

 

FRI 3:40 pm – Keith James, Trillium Design & Planning

Takes you through the good aspects and principals of planning your exterior, and link areas to maximise the true potential of your home. Including Space. Innovation. LinkArea Planning and creating that special look or area to complete your dream home.

Learning how to “Do it Yourself in the home”

 

SAT 11 am – Simon Bessell, The DIY School

This will appeal to men and women who want a much-improved understanding of how to fix common DIY faults and problems around the home. Simon Bessell is a regular contributor to BBC Radio Manchester.

Is clutter cramping your style?

 

SAT 11:35 am – Amanda Manson, Orderly Office and Home

Organising hints and tips focused on recognising when and how clutter can impact on the home, how to deal with it and tips to avoid it occurring again.

How external influences in the world affect how we use and decorate our space

 

SAT 12:10 pm – Chris Read, Dulux Designer

Using the Dulux Colour Futures for 2014, Chris will share the latest interior trends and colour palettes showing 5 predictions for the year.

Shoot the cowboy and choose the right builder

 

SAT 12:45pm – Alexander Thompson, Building Doctors

This talk provides tips for the novice self builder to get better organised. We cover topics on managing the builder, useful contracts and How to check site work. Measure Twice, Cut Once, Build with confidence, Avoid the cowboy.

Living open-plan. How to make the most of your open space interior

 

SAT 1:20pm – Hannah Barnes, Hannah Barnes Designs

This seminar will help visitors plan their open-plan spaces, focusing on how to plan furniture and kitchen layouts, lighting schemes and pulling a look together for a multi-use family space.

The simple 5 step formula to making more money from your investment property

 

SAT 1:55pm – Roy Inman, Sure Move Lettings

Sure Move Lettings are specialist letting and property management agents based in Rochdale North Manchester. We offer several services from advertise only, tenant find/let only to full property management.

Lime renders, plasters and surface finishes

 

SAT 2.30pm – Ian Womersley, Womersleys

Choosing the right lime render and plasters, natural and historic paints, natural insulation and builders tools for your eco-building and historic building repairs is not an easy choice.

Working towards a sustainable water solution

 

SAT 3:05pm – RainWaterHarvesting.com

This seminar explains how rainwater can be collected from the roof, then re-used for toilets, washing machines, and outside use. This can provide substantial savings on water bills, as well as making your home more sustainable.

The art of good landscape planning to maximise your perfect home

 

SAT 3:40pm – Keith James, Trillium Design & Planning

Takes you through the good aspects and principals of planning your exterior, and link areas to maximise the true potential of your home. Including Space. Innovation. LinkArea Planning and creating that special look or area to complete your dream home.

Learning how to “Do it Yourself in the home”

 

SUN 11 am – Simon Bessell, The DIY School

This will appeal to men and women who want a much improved understanding of how to fix common DIY faults and problems around the home. Simon Bessell is a regular contributor to BBC Radio Manchester.

Is clutter cramping your style?

 

SUN 11:35 am – Amanda Manson, Orderly Office and Home

Organising hints and tips, focused on recognising when and how clutter can impact on the home, how to deal with it and tips to avoid it occurring again.

How external influences in the world affect how we use and decorate our space

 

SUN 12:10 pm – Chris Read, Dulux Designer

Using the Dulux Colour Futures for 2014, Chris will share the latest interior trends and colour palettes showing 5 predictions for the year.

Shoot the cowboy and choose the right builder

 

SUN 12:45 pm – Alexander Thompson, Building Doctors

This talk provides tips for the novice self builder to get better organised. We cover topics on managing the builder, useful contracts and How to check site work. Measure Twice, Cut Once, Build with confidence, Avoid the cowboy.

Living open-plan. How to make the most of your open space interior

 

SUN 1:20 pm – Hannah Barnes, Hannah Barnes Designs

This seminar will help visitors plan their open-plan spaces, focusing on how to plan furniture and kitchen layouts, lighting schemes and pulling a look together for a multi-use family space.

The simple 5 step formula to making more money from your investment property

 

SUN 1:55pm Roy Inman, Sure Move Lettings

Sure Move Lettings are specialist letting and property management agents based in Rochdale North Manchester. We offer several services from advertise only, tenant find/let only to full property management.

Lime renders, plasters and surface finishes

 

SUN 2.30pm – Ian Womersley, Womersleys

Choosing the right lime render and plasters, natural and historic paints, natural insulation and builders tools for your eco-building and historic building repairs is not an easy choice.

Working towards a sustainable water solution

 

SUN 3:05pm – RainWaterHarvesting.com

This seminar explains how rainwater can be collected from the roof, then re-used for toilets, washing machines and outside use. This can provide substantial savings on water bills, as well as making your home more sustainable.

The art of good landscape planning to maximise your perfect home

 

SUN 3:40pm – Keith James, Trillium Design & Planning

Takes you through the good aspects and principals of planning your exterior, and link areas to maximise the true potential of your home. Including Space. Innovation. LinkArea Planning and creating that special look or area to complete your dream home.