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The space requires minimal maintenance but the items detailed below are required. Use the Blog:Maintenance to log maintenance activities.
Report all findings, issues, questions, and concerns to the makerspace Board of Directors

Maintenance Items
Item Frequency Notes
Trash Weekly Currently not enough money in the budget for trash service or dumpster
Someone volunteers to take trash home, uses residential service
Front Door Weekly Confirm door/lock are in good condition.
Sweep Entrance
HVAC Twice per year There are 3 HVAC zones in the space
see details below
Bathroom Monthly Check for Leaks
Clean sink & toilet
Replenish toilet paper & towels
Back Door Weekly Confirm no items blocking the fire exit
**Confirm no items blocking the fire exit
Make sure the back door fire exit is not blocked
Roll Up Door Weekly Confirm roll up chain is not binding
Back Shop Weekly Vacuum & Sweep sawdust and debris

HVAC Details

There are 3 HVAC zones in the space:


  • Thermostat Controls both Heating & Cooling to the front rooms. The unit is located above the bathroom
  • Air Filter 20x20x1, needs to be taped to the grating to keep it from moving when the system turns on, or get a custom sized filter


  • Thermostat Controls both Heating & Cooling to the classroom only. The unit is located above the classroom just above the door to the back shop
  • Air Filter 20x20x1


  • Furnace provides heat only. Unit is mounted off of the ceiling way back above the bathroom... but only heats the back shop


Circuit Breaker is located next to the Vending Machine

Fire Protection

Fire Code compliance

Fire Extinguishers: There are two certified wall mounted fire extinguishers for the space:

  • Front: in lobby in front of the 3D Printer room
  • Back Shop: by the door next to the CNC

In addition there is a consumer grade fire extinguisher mounted on the all in the 3D Printer Room, and there is another on top of the fridge