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Home Improvement: Hang Anything! EVANSTON

10/19/2022 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Transform your wall space on your own with handy hanging skills learned in this tip and trick filled workshop.

No need to hire a handyman for simple home improvements like putting up a shelf! Join our Lead Instructor Frank in their new class “Hang Anything.” Frank has a background in hanging artwork, installing TVS, shelves, and cabinetry.

Topics Covered:

Finding a stud.

Choosing the correct hardware, drywall anchors, or stud anchors.

How to measure and mark out the wall that you are hanging on.

Simple hang height equations to make all of your items hang together in a straight line, or in an offset formation.

How to consider weight distribution in your mounting plan.

Tools Covered include:

Hand Drill

Stud Finder

Snap Line


Additional parking available along Hartrey St. or in the lot at the southwest corner of Dempster and Hartrey.

This workshop is 18+

All materials are included in the workshop fee.

We will be in the workshop so please wear sturdy closed toe shoes for safety


• If you can’t make it to a class, you can transfer your ticket to someone 16 or older. Just email nancy@evanstonrebuildingwarehouse.org with their name and email address.

• If the Rebuilding Exchange Evanston needs to cancel a workshop, we will notify you 24 hours before the class and give you the option of refund or reschedule.

• We do not currently offer other refunds or transfers between classes.


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT


Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse
1245 Hartrey Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202 United States


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