Don’t panicâ€”Mercury Stardust, AKA The Trans Handy Ma’am is here to help!
We are so proud and honored to be the space of choice for Mercury Stardust’s new book SAFE AND SOUND: A RENTER-FRIENDLY GUIDE TO HOME REPAIR. She will be here for photos and to sign her new book! Preorder your copy here, official release date: AUGUST 22, 2023
WHEN: November 18th at 3PM
WHERE: Urban Abbey (1026 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102)
For too many people, the simple act of contacting a plumber or repair person can feel like a game of chance. As a trans woman and a professional maintenance technician, Mercury Stardust has discovered (the hard way) that we live in a world with much to fear. If you’ve ever felt panicked about opening your home to strangers in order to fix a maintenance issue, this book is for you. Mercury Stardust is a Professional Home Maintenance Technician, author, performer, and award-winning activist. Known widely as the Trans Handy Ma’am, her unique brand of compassionate education in the Home Repair space has earned her internet fame. With over 2 million followers on TikTok, Mercury spreads DIY knowledge with love. Her expertise includes rental maintenance, landlord negotiations, clogs, drywall, painting, minor electrical repairs, caulking, and more.
Safe and Sound includes:
- Guidance for over 50 simple home maintenance projects, such as replacing your shower-head and troubleshooting a faulty garbage disposal.
Chapters covering basic and handy repairs for your plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and safety needs.
Advice tailored to renters to minimize permanent changes.
Helpful illustrations and QR code links to videos to help you on your journey.
Rememberâ€”a little bit of knowledge can go a long way toward making you feel more safe and in control of your own life.
No registration required. Free event. First come, first serve.