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Home Improvement Contest Using Repurposed Materials - Open to Mecklenburg, Gaston and Surrounding Counties

In honor of Earth Day, Natural Awakenings Charlotte, Claudia Josephine Design and Sustain Charlotte are sponsoring a Home Improvement contest for readers using repurposed products (at least 50% of the project needs to consist of repurposed products). Items that have been collected from second-hand and thrift stores, neighbors and from your own garage, basement or closets can be put to good use in completing a home project now. Register for the contest at, and then complete your entry when your project is finished by emailing your name, home address, before photo (if available), after photo and a description of the repurposed materials used to [email protected]. Whether you have a completed, in process or soon to begin project, you may participate. The submission deadline is April 15, 2021. Winners will be announced in the magazine and on

Prizes include a Virtual Interior Paint Color Consultation valued at $225 complements of Claudia Josephine Design and two tickets to the 2021 Charlotte Sustainability Awards, currently scheduled as a virtual event, on April 22 complements of Sustain Charlotte. For more information, visit and


Open to all residents of Mecklenburg, Union, Gaston and surrounding Counties. 

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Virtual Interior Paint Color Consultation

2 Tickets to 2021 Charlotte Sustainability Awards (Virtual Event)