Decatur Old House Fair is March 19
On Saturday, March 19, the City of Decatur, in partnership with the DeKalb History Center, will hold the third annual Decatur Old House Fair. This day-long celebration features new ideas, practical advice, innovative materials, and quality services for owners of older homes.
Homeowners attend how-to seminars and workshops on restoring old windows, historic landscapes, researching an old house, kitchen and bath ideas, energy efficiency, and much more.
The fair also includes a large exhibit hall of professionals, retailers, and suppliers specializing in home improvement, historic preservation, and interior furnishings. Seminars begin at 10 a.m.
- Ranch House Typology
- Researching Your Old House/What Style is Your Home
- Energy Efficiency in Old Homes
- Wood Window Workshop
- Maintenance Plans for Old Homes
- “Greening” Your Old House
- Historic Landscapes
- Masonry in Historic Homes
- Kitchen and Bath Ideas in Old Houses
- Sensitive Additions to Old Houses
- Storm Windows for Old Houses
The Decatur Old House Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Conference Plaza,130 Clairemont Ave. For a complete seminar schedule, exhibitor details, and ticket information, visit DecaturOldHouseFair.com. Tickets are $10 when purchased in advance, $15 at the door.