The Yogi crew has been working very hard! They have been moving mountains of gravel and digging holes for fence posts. The posts are placed and the crew is framing the front sidewalk and driveway. The roofing is completed and the electrical installation is being finished now. Yesterday the crew from LEVI was on site … Read more
The exterior painting of Albert’s house is almost complete. This week we are lining out the fence and storm drains. We will also be forming the driveway. The garage door will be installed and the electrical work can be done. The insulation will be installed during the third week of August and then the sheet rocking … Read more
Thank you to all the volunteers who are braving the heat to continue work on Albert’s house! This week work will be done to sheath the roof. Then some of the interior work can start. We will also be finishing the siding and working on the painting. Next week we will install the garage door … Read more
Exciting news from the build site! The siding is up, the roof is almost finished, and the windows are in. Now we all are hoping for great weather next week. It is time for painting the exterior of the house. Come out to the site and be a part of this great build!
The front and back doors arrived on Thursday and are being installed. Work is continuing on the siding and Albert is finalizing the exterior paint colors. The front and back porch areas are being prepared for the concrete pour. Work is also continuing on the roof. Some of these tasks will go into next week. … Read more
We have had another great week of building on Albert’s house. By the end of today we will have completed the siding. We will be continuing with the window trim and roof in the next couple of days. Thank you to all the great volunteers who continue to volunteer on this build site!
The crew was busy last week with the concrete pour for the porches. Many hands helped the work go well. The wrap is finished on the exterior walls and the marking for the sliding is complete. The trim package arrived today and the windows will be available Tuesday. The trusses were also delivered. This week … Read more
Things continue to go really well on our build site. Our volunteer team is doing wonderful work! This week we are installing the blue foam insulation, wrapping the exterior with Tyvek and marking the studs in preparation for doing sliding. We will also be working on vents under the house and building scaffolding. The trusses … Read more
Thank you to Central Lutheran for their help raising the walls. This build day was a special partnership with the group from Central, a group from Seneca Lumber Co. and a team working with our Partner, Ursula. It is so exciting to see the progress of the build! This week we are finishing interior walls … Read more
Habitat’s National Women Build program recruits, educates and inspires women to build and advocate for simple, decent and affordable homes in their communities. On May 3rd, 30 volunteers, including Mayor Christine Lundberg and Jan Eliot (Stone Soup) & Lowe’s Heroes employee volunteers worked with Springfield/Eugene Habitat for Humanity on the Millard family’s new home. In … Read more